|Help me spend $100,000 on a new system
Mike congratulations on your new venture. Sounds like it's going to be a lot of fun. Although I don't know what your sound preferences are I won't try to suggest what components or speakers you should get especially not knowing what your new room ...
|What was your first record?
KISS Destroyer 7 years old bought with my own Christmas money. That same year my uncle gave me The Who - Who's Next. My dad got a new stereo system that year so my older sister and I were allowed to use his old Scott system that was relegated t...
|TRAVELING TO JAPAN! Recommendations for shops for cartridges?
|Songs with excellent advice?
RUSH - Freewill You can choose a ready guide in some celestial voice. If you choose not to decide, you still have made a choice. You can choose from phantom fears and kindness that can kill. I will choose a path that's clear. I will choo...
|Name 3 songs where audio quality and song quality completely align
So many, but here are a few good as test tracks also. Big Daddy Wilson - If you were mine Janice Ian - Breaking Silence Vanessa Fernandez - Here but I'm gone
|LOUDEST Concert and Tinnitus
1991 6th row Providence Civic Center RI Iron Maiden with Anthrax without a doubt. Incredible set lists from both. Ears rang for 3 days. The quiet nights in bed where maddening! Others have come close ( Judas Priest, Metallica, Motorhead) But ...
|"Audiophile" Power Cables: The Greatest Audio Conspiracy Theory of All Time?
I recently sold a pair of speakers that I replaced all the XO components with high quality parts. This made a huge difference in clarity, transparency and detail. When the buyer was auditioning them at my house he saw a pair of blue jean speaker ...
|Psychologist dissects Pink Floyd's 'Dark Side of the Moon'
dadork well said I agree completely
|Ozzy is done
A well deserved retirement. He was killing himself to live!
|6922 Preamp Tube Recommendations
Mazda 7308 French Military
|A cartridge with more bite, please and thank you
Consider Lyra cartridges. Dynamic, lively, extended frequency range, nice midrange, tone, and soundstage. Takes a little time to break in then wow!
|Cartridge setup experts: Azimuth critique
Fozgometer with Ultimate Analog test LP. No guessing
|Best Alignment Protractor?
Mint LP along with a USB microscope and plenty of patience.
|A double bass is the best instrument to pair with vocals
No Erik you're actually quite right. Have a listen to Big Daddy Wilsons' song "If you were mine". Just his vocal and stand up bass. One of my favorite demo tracks.
|Do You Tell Others How Much You Have Invested in Your System?
I get that question more about my watches. I guess that's something that they can relate to more.