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I need help choosing a budget phono stage gift
Another vote for Schiit Mani 2. Hard to beat for the price.  
Whats on your turntable tonight?
Hugh Masekela "Hope" The double Lp  45rpm. The cd or streaming versions don't compare. IMHO  
Qobuz problems with the BluOS app?
I've had the original Bluesound Node  2 for 5 years now and with the exception of a few minor growing pains of the app over that time my Node 2 has run like s champ. I have accepted all updates and I believe this is what kept this unit going stron... 
Whats on your turntable tonight?
@slaw  Hey Steve! I bet you do know the fellow! He recommended the JT album when he, tomic601, and myself went to Stereo Unlimited in San Diego for the Vandersteen event with Richard Vandersteen. We had a blast!!! :-)  
Whats on your turntable tonight?
James Taylor/Hourglass Analog Spark remaster Recommended by a good new friend!  
Vinyl Repair?
None of the above methods work, I've tried most of them. The only cure is replacement...Sorry :-(  
Sota Sapphire VI Turntables with Origin Live tonearm
@neonknight   What a nice problem to have!  
Technics SL 1200GR with What Cartridge???
Nagaoka MP-150 or MP-200.  
Tone arm plug in RCA cable?
I think MC has his own web site.   
Let me explain something to you jive turkeys.
Right on! JBL, L-100. Guess that wasn't too tough,  lol  
Let me explain something to you jive turkeys.
@coltrane1  About that famous Maxell add. A little trivia question. What speaker brand and model was in that ad?  
Is it me, or others?
Makes me feel really old, but it's a hilarious great read!!!  
I want to move from Rega Planar 6 help me to pick a new turntable
If you are really concerned about azimuth, take a look at the Well-Tempered Labs Simplex turntable. It has a on the fly collar azimuth adjustment that has to be seen in operation to believe. I had a Rega 6 and went to a Well-Tempered. A very nice... 
Good cost effective USB cables for digital audio please
Audioquest Carbon. Should be under $250.    
Tone arm plug in RCA cable?
@mijostyn, I have a similar problem as the OP. I have a older Sota tt with the PIB block and the DIN plug and wire looks a little long in the tooth, not to mention dated. I am using a older Purist Audio Aqueous Aerious phono cable, RCA to RCA con...