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Your last concert was to see who and when?
The wailin jennies, two nights ago at the uptown theater in Napa, ca.  Great venue, enjoyable folky music, mediocre sound system. 
If there’s an audiophile exit ramp, this ain’t it…
@kennyc, @surfmuz, @raysmtb1 —yes, there is an addictive component in this hobby and I’m starting to realize I need to take a step back before I ruin it for myself.the rushes came with the anticipation of new gear and a few times with marvelous im... 
If there’s an audiophile exit ramp, this ain’t it…
@cd318 -- Unfortunately we seem to be infected by a virus for which there is no known cure. I'm hoping taking a step back from the sites will help a bit, but we'll see. 
If there’s an audiophile exit ramp, this ain’t it…
@steamerdude  That the OP posts the question, he really does not want to find that exit ramp. I'm definitely conflicted.  These forums and magazines/websites have been fun and useful, but now they're becoming the opposite.  Making me doubt the q... 
Owning the speakers you dreamed of 20 years ago
What am I missing here?Planned obsolescence.  Take your droolworthy $3k Sonus Fabers and run… heck of a deal. 
cassettes CAN sound better than vinyl.
For you tape heads, any takers for my MC Hammer adams family cassingle?  Put your money where your mouth is. 
If there’s an audiophile exit ramp, this ain’t it…
@heretobuy —It's sort of like a heroin addiction if your habit was limited by your income and you could sell your old heroinI think used heroin may be worth more than the gear I’m selling now 😭, sadly 
If there’s an audiophile exit ramp, this ain’t it…
@kingbarbuda — try to monetize several pieces into one really nice piece to lower my box count.good strategy, I’ve done the same, although the purchase always precedes the selling :(  Do you still have the itch to tweak? 
If there’s an audiophile exit ramp, this ain’t it…
@ja kub sz—I just bought the amp and speakers of my dreams, not to mention a new TT and cartridgecongratulations!I'm sure this thread will make more sense to me in about 6 months.Be prepared! 
If there’s an audiophile exit ramp, this ain’t it…
@4afsanakhan —thank you, it’s a refuge for sure, and sounding better than ever.  Now I just have to relax and enjoy it without raiding my savings even further or even fantasizing about how the latest $8k speaker cables will enhance it… 
If there’s an audiophile exit ramp, this ain’t it…
@baylinor — got any ideas?This discussion is in need of some serious psychological advice before anyone sinks any further into the deep endWhere is the audiophile guru returning from pilgrimage to India with the wisdom for us seekers?  I’ve been r... 
If there’s an audiophile exit ramp, this ain’t it…
@mglik i don’t even want to think about tweaks anymore, but I’ve been there and greatly benefited from some tweaks.  It just tskes my monkey brain down the rabbit hole…Several recent tweaks greatly raised the SQ. 
If there’s an audiophile exit ramp, this ain’t it…
@tomic601 so true. Roon and the streaming services are manna from audio heaven. I want to just focus on the music and not the perfectionism.So much unheard music in the world..And I live in Northern California, but had help from GHA with my speake... 
If there’s an audiophile exit ramp, this ain’t it…
@arafiq Unfortunately, I’ve gone over budget and need to hang on to my money better.  This hobby and these forums/websites/dealers really stress my budgeting brain.  No debt, thankfully, but another big tempting upgrade and I’m going to miss the d... 
If there’s an audiophile exit ramp, this ain’t it…
@artemus_5 I like this idea… somewhat more moderate and thoughtful approach.  I can relate to this.My system sounds fantastic. Yet I know of a few more tweaks, etc that are I want to do. But I need to listen for a few months in order to get my be...