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Rocky Mountain Audio Fest 2021
Being a local show for me RMAF is a highlight for each year that I attend.Demo ' Rooms ' abound, and unusual aural experiences are consistently good (worthwhile). For me the show allows for more immersion into possibilities and reinforcement of th... 
Advice for upgrading my system
@bhc148, given the list of gear and listening environment you already have a good base line to make good decisions for yourself.What do you like and dislike about the system ... ? ... 
What player to stream Amazon HD with?
@ejr1953 , Roon isn't for everyone ... please don't speak for me.I can speak for myself. 
Favorite Guitar Solo
Lindsey Buckingham - ' Never Going Back Again ' more examples but a good illustration. 
Quadratic Diffusers
The Quadratic Diffuser has a limited range (bandwidth) but do add 'dimension' to room treatment.No need to go overboard though ... narrow down tour need then apply a suitable application.The vertical slats (quadratic residue) can be combined in a ... 
Considering Audio Sensibility (AS) Statement Phono cables on VPI Prime
A comment based upon a very limited A-B comparison experience with SE ICs.I so far have used good high quality SE separates for my Prime connects.That is not a purpose designed IC (phono) cable and have determined a copper cable can sound better t... 
What are you streaming tonight?
Yellow Moon (Album) - Neville Brothers on Amazon Music presented in HD 
Technics SB-R1 Reference Speakers
The SB-G90 (Grand Class Model) I have had the opportunity to listen to and I do own the Premium Class SB-C700 Speakers.The x-over components (SB-C700) are good quality high spec parts-a lot goes into the neo Technics Gear.Solid Cabinets / Finish. ... 
advice on speaker matching, selection
No first hand experience with Salk Exotica Monitors but worth a look.At least one user here did recommend Exoticas (recent).Eight ohm and 20 watts Recommended Power.Seas Drivers92 db and 50 Hz on the low end. 
Bass management -- the trick of putting absorbers at a front null
Again the idea for placement as in the video diagram at a null position uses the idea of equalization of relative high to low pressure areas with a velocity. That is an application utilizing a different phenomenon, no? Yes-but a same phenomenon ... 
Bass management -- the trick of putting absorbers at a front null
The idea is that a frictional absorber necessarily is placed away from a wall ... not always very practical.Angled corner traps work a bit differently (angle of incidence ... ?) with angled (design dependent) half filled corner type trap.Something... 
BHK 300 vs Luxman m900u vs Mola Mola Kaluga
The Luxman would not be a reason for concern ... the Bass should be good. 
Can I use a streamer with an internal dac when I have an integrated with an internal one?
My thought would be use the Reference DAC as default and focus on Streamer / Server capacity with an emphasis on basic components.My Integrated is a Streamer / DAC / Phono Pre / Line Input / Digital Input x4 / Pre Amp / Amp allowing only one SE An... 
Absorb or Diffuse Behind Listening Position?
In fact it could be either one dependent upon the rest of the room.From the description absorption is needed on the side walls when it is possible to fit a panel in.Start at the front end of the room then experiment at the back wall for the type t... 
If you don't have a wide sweet spot, are you really an audiophile?
My thought on the post is along the same line as @mlsstl noting that at a Live 'unconstrained - varied' venue ambience with psycho acoustic spaceinput presents much for the overall enjoyment as does HiFi Playback (to a degree-extent being discusse...