|Help me pick a great phono cable|
Another vote for the Hovland MusicGroove2
|What's up with ads for $70,000 speakers selling|
To add to Peter"s line (PBNaudio) A fool and his money are soon parted.By the time someone has a halfway or better decent system the fool is gone but the quest continues.
|why do we argue?|
We argue because the alternative of pulling out a 45 and silencing the other party does not go down well with friends and family, whether ours or the former annoyance.
|Turntable L/R Balance|
You can fix the problem with getting the proper balance back by reversing some interconnects down stream so that the left is once again left and so forth. Have you switched back to see if it returns?
|Is a vinyl rig only worth it for oldies?|
Have you cleaned the records before playing them?That could be part of the sound.There was a period of digital records that just never worked for me, others may and probably do differ. If I wanted a digital recording I'd get a CD or if available p...
|An SACD question|
SACD is my preference but there is a lot of music that is not yet on SACD, so CD's to a minor amount still play apart.For instance just heard Yuja Wang play Rachmaninoff's third piano concerto, and that was enough to pick up a couple of her CD's t...
|Fast power cables?|
I don't know about fast but pranawire is well worth looking into and the cable company has a lending library that will allow you to demonstrate them in your own system
|why do we argue?|
We of course do not need to argue about anythingMany people though do and rather enjoy it.That is both a part of this forum and life in general and occasionally all to specific, especially when aimed at us.
|Ortofon 309 arm: original vs made in Japan?|
syntax, why not buy the latest and greatest?
|What's your favorite lyric from a song?|
"so good to be alive when the eulogies are read" Phil OchsCrucifixon
|The most haunting music you ever heard?|
Rx8man it sounds like a film score. Probably science fiction or supernatural. I realize that's a fairly large genre but I don't think it is classical or even jazz so that's what I am left with.
|how do you level a turntable?|
Back in my youth when we wanted to level something we would either take it up to a third or fourth floor and drop it out the window or run a car over it. Guaranteed to level it.
|Your ONE all time favorite love song?|
|beethoven piano concerto|
Just acquired a good copy (LP)of Edwin Fischer playing and Wilhelm Furtwangler conducting Beethoven's 5th piano concerto. A really amazing version well worth hearing.
|How to unpack 150lbs+ towers|
Standard practice is one at a time