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Your last concert was to see who and when?
Elvis Costello and the Imposters - Saturday 10/18/2021 - Andrew J Brady ICON Music Center - CincinnatiGreat artist, good show, mediocre venueI'm a big fan of Elvis Costello fan and I've seen him a few times. This was the least-good show of his tha... 
Whats on your turntable tonight?
@slaw - I always liked  Led Zeppelin - "Presence". Love the opener - "Achilles Last Stand". Thanks for the reminder. Listening to it now. 
Whats on your turntable tonight?
@big_greg +1 - Frank Marino & Mahogany Rush Live Love than one... 
How can a system be judged with highly processed, non acoustic music?
@mahgister  - I don't think I missed the point at all. The OP asked a simple question. I answered it. Hold on, wait one second, I'm judging my system again... Yep, still sounds GREAT to me, and I'm listening to amplified rock music. But at least i... 
How can a system be judged with highly processed, non acoustic music?
How can a system be judged with highly processed, non acoustic music? It's pretty simple. Listen to some highly processed, non acoustic music. Judge it. I'm doing it right now. My judgement? It sounds good...Feel free to judge your system playi... 
Whats on your turntable tonight?
It's almost midnight here and I'm burning the......Midnight Oil - "Diesel and Dust" 
Streaming virgin
If your goal is simply "discovery", an Auris BluME HD bluetooth receiver will do the trick at just over $100. It is bluetooth and you are using Spotify, so it will be a lossy digital stream and sound quality will not be optimal. However, I use one... 
Whats on your turntable tonight?
Rush - "Signals" 
Whats on your turntable tonight?
New Arrival......Screaming Trees - "Sweet Oblivion" 
Judging equipment
@dekay  - I would love to visit the Space-Tech showroom sometime. They have a full compliment of tube equipment at different price levels and I would love to hear it. Unfortunately, the are a good distance away from me, and most other Americans (e... 
What are you streaming tonight?
Bob Dylan - "Murder Most Foul"An Epic!  
How long do good speakers last?
My speakers are over 40 years old. The surrounds on the woofers have been replaced once. Probably cost $50. Take care of them, they should make it to the end with you... If you want. 
Whats on your turntable tonight?
@skyscraper - Enjoy it. Let me know if "Shrine" left you with a smile on your face. 
Is Bob Dylan’s “visions of Joanne” a rap song?
No, it's not a rap song. That's singing... to Bob Dylan. 
Whats on your turntable tonight?
I really like Jeff Beck's - "Loud Hailer". I've been enjoying it since it came out in 2017. The closing cut - "Shrine" is a GREAT closing tune. Any time you finish an album with a big smile on your face, you know the artist did something right. As...