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Does the Rogue Cronus Magnum III have any real competition in its same price point of $3k?
hmmmmmmm…. 
Does the Rogue Cronus Magnum III have any real competition in its same price point of $3k?
i was just reading the "stuff" on the raven website.  they're claiming their 20wpc amps are the equivalent of a high quality 100wpc solid state amp.  that's quite the claim.  
Does the Rogue Cronus Magnum III have any real competition in its same price point of $3k?
Sfar:  So you were ok with the amp being 20wpc?? You didn't  miss anything compared to the Rogue? 
Does the Rogue Cronus Magnum III have any real competition in its same price point of $3k?
I used to have the 60wpc primaluna monos in a much smaller room than what I have now. I had them paired with APM-1s. That was a long time ago. I don’t know if 60 watts will be enough now, let alone 20 watts that the Raven has to offer. I’m trying ... 
Does the Rogue Cronus Magnum III have any real competition in its same price point of $3k?
Jay:  I have the JBL studio 590 and an old pair Genesis APM-1s that i thought I would sell, but decided to keep.  
Does the Rogue Cronus Magnum III have any real competition in its same price point of $3k?
the raven has 20wpc.  the rogue has 100wpc.  
I love sad music
Almost everything by Dead Can Dance. But, yes, I love them.  
Budget tower speakers that rock!
Another vote for the JBL Studio 590, but not at $700 each.  JBL puts them on sale frequently for $1k a pair, free shipping.  Check them out.  
What sends shivers down your spine when you play it on your system?
Plainsong, Like Cockatoos and This Twilight Garden (all by The Cure) and Dazzle by Siouxsie and the Banshees.  All very atmospheric.  
Going back to whence I came...
OP:  Yamaha and Onkyo both make CD changers...still.  
Halloween is coming! What music and scary movies you like to watch?
Every year, the wiff and I sit on the porch  and hand out candy, dressed in our costumes.  I set up my outdoor speakers, integrated and an old sony cd player.  I always, always, always open up with the live version of Bela Lugosi's Dead by Bauhaus... 
What rock song sounds the best on your system...
MC:  The Joshua Tree?   Really?  I've always liked the music on that album. But the recording is hideous. I've never heard that album sound good, anywhere.   And it ain't just me saying that.   I'll re-visit your other suggestions, since it's been... 
Dayton Audio HTA100BT integrated
I think you should, Mr. Geoffguy!   
Dayton Audio HTA100BT integrated
I don't know man, but I've never heard $164 sound so good in my life.  I ordered one after my initial post, and tried it out for a few minutes last night.  
Dayton Audio HTA100BT integrated
anybody, anyone??