rja

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I'm having a really hard time with: "Power cable reduced my soundstage"...
Thank you atmasphere for your meaningful answer. 
Does anyone play two pairs of speakers at the same time?
What labels? 
Distortions that the human ear likes. Are there any ?
I guess the question comes down to: How do you like your truth?. 
Does anyone play two pairs of speakers at the same time?
Way back, I played stacked large Advents with SAE amp.They sounded OK but occasionally popped the stylus out of the groove.Blew a few woofer surrounds too.To this day I’m not fond of foam surrounds 
TA-102 fo.Q Product from Japan "TRY These"
I think a lot of problems with Japan Post happen when the items hit USPS. For small items FedEx works great. 
Salk VS Monitor Audio
There's new post on Audio Circle of Salk speaker owners who will let you audition their speakers. The listing is by state and speaker model. 
Best audio companies and dealers
I nominate SMc Audio and Aesthetix.Great product, great customer service.Love their stuff. 
How many audiophiles do you need to change a lightbulb?
Depends on how tweaking the bulb requires. 
Disco...yep, I'm going there
Although not a fan of the entire genre some disco was excellent so I wouldn’t automatically close my mind to it. 
Break-In is Brutal
I guess that's the end of this discussion. 
Good Product or Nonsense?
I’ve been using Shinola for years.I don’t know about being an "enhancer", I use it to clean CDs which it does nicely.No grand claims but I like it. 
Pet Sounds: Most Overrated Album of All Time?
r_f_sayles,Oh boy, Gary Lewis & the Playboys!Those lists made me groan although there were a few excellent songs on them.One of the problems with "oldies" is that there were a tremendous number I didn't like. 
10 year old good CD Player vs. a year old good DAC
Is that Audio Alchemy transport the one with the Pioneer mechanism that plays CDs read side up? 
Dweller on the Threshold hihat -- QUE???
Agreed, and on some systems can be quite annoying. 
Building Speaker Cabinets- Recomendation Needed
Try taylorspeakers.com Philmont NYMadisound recommends them for custom cabinets.