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Badly recorded albums needing upgrading
Talking Heads had DVD-Audio (ouch, I mentioned it) of Remain In Light and Fear Of Music. They were as good as they could be, especially taking into consideration the original sound signature of Fear Of Music. Otherwise, buy a good record and b... 
Usless but interesting ....how many of you old timers started with original Large Advents?
Never owned a pair of advents but this post piqued my interest. Checking these out online I was amused by this paragraph from a Stereophile post by dalethorn- "The Advent was my first serious speaker system, inspired by the Stereophile review and... 
Albums that you listen to straight through / start to finish whenever you put them on!
Ian Dury- New Boots and Panties, Television -Marquee Moon, David Bowie- Scary Monsters and Young Americans, Dave Edmunds -Trax on Wax 4, Lou Reed- Rock n Roll Animal, Iggy Pop and James Williamson-Kill City, Little Feat- Waiting for Columbus, Ron ... 
Centre speaker position.
Thanks, just wanted to be sure I was headed in the right direction 
Any love for newer Krell amps?
In the end, I relied on the recommendation of a dealer who knows my system, has a good ear and sells both products. No disagreement on your choice, with a statement that really lends weight to your decision.+28 kilos.A phone call from the CEO - p... 
Whats playing on your system today?
Rory's Irish Tour 74 should be on a greatest live albums list(as the crow flies).Saw him in 78 and was blown away by how great a 3 piece could rock.His other albums are worth investigating also.Perhaps a dose of Alvin Lee (Ten Years After)could be... 
Axe to grind know it alls
It's up to each one of us to recognise Trumpian postings as I'm sure most of us do with the other items of misinformation. Buyer or in this case reader beware. 
confused and don't know what to do
Got to agree with the plan of using a surround sound receiver with a tasty integrated to drive the left and right fronts. The integrated will provide a better input for your 2 channel source(LP CD ...).The receiver will give you the better movie s... 
Is there a such too much power for speakers?
The rating of Watts can sometimes be misleading. A Krell monoblock may be rated at 100 watts -a cheap amplifier might also be rated at 100 watts. The distance between them may be huge in sound levels. Try to arrange listening sessions with loaned ...