Responses from sappphire3690

How to tame a bright system?
I had the same problem with my B&W speakers. I purchased acoustic panels but the order was cancelled, so I took those funds and purchased a new preamp. It was the best decision I ever made. I don’t need the acoustic panels now and the system s... 
$39K for the Linn Klimax DAC/streamer?
I have heard the Linn DAC/ streamer and it’s amazing. If I could afford it, I would purchase it in a heartbeat.  
How important is the pre-amp?
The preamp is very important. I just purchased a new preamp and it has completely changed my listening experience.  I thought I had a bad match between my speakers and amplier but the problem was the preamp. I found this out my accident. I only pu... 
Technics SU-G700 Amplifier & B&W 705 S2
Agreed, Yamaha sound is very natural 
B&W speakers sounding very harsh?
I just upgraded my speakers to B&W 705s and I was having the same problem. Movies were great but music was intolerable. I realized I can’t listen to music with all 7 seven channels playing. It’s just too much high frequency in the room. Once I...