Responses from vinylvin

Grateful Dead Remasters?
The Rhinos are HDCDs also. 
Grateful Dead Remasters?
I have both of them, I didn't have theold ones but the new ones sound superbplus they extend each CD with extra songs& "Live" material. Go for it! 
Out of print live Hendrix Cds:
"In The West" is on "The Jimi Hendrix Experience"Box Set, great sounding, great Box Set. 
Best Live Shows 2006 ?
I went to see Buckethead at the Paradise inBoston. Wow! this guy just tore up the place.All business, came out played the best guitarI've ever seen for 2 1/2 hours. Amazing. 
Is polk Lsi15 too big for my 20x13x8 room?
I have the Lsi15s in a room just about your size (19x12x8). They are not to big for the room, I love the sound. Right now I'm using a Rotel RA-1062 integrated to power them, theRotel does 95-100 into 4 ohms & these really sound great together.... 
Manhattan vinyl shops
June 2005 Stereophile has a featureon a bunch of shops, maybe it's attheir site online. 
Behringer DEQ 2496
I just had some cables made byBlue Jeans Cables. They cost lessthan the adaptors. 
I have "Live" & the KBFH CDs & I thinkthey sound great. 
From Trowerpower.comRobin Trower Concert DVD Update July 29, 2005 There will be a DVD sometime early next year. Robin has approved the use of a show recorded in Germany on his birthday this year as the main concert footage for the DVD, we now have... 
Who is your overall favorite guitarist?
Right now I'd have to say a toss up betweenSteve Vai & Buckethead. Steve Morse was myfavorite for awhile. Robert Fripp was a longtime favorite also.I've seen Zappa w/Belew (77), Bigjoe you'reright Belew seemed better with Frank, I didn'tsee Va... 
Name three of yours the most favourite drummers
Virgil DonatiTerry BozzioRod Morgenstein 
Acoustic Progressive Rock
Buckethead has some great acoustic/progressivestuff. Try "Electric Tears" or PopulationOverdrive". Do a search at Amazon & read somereviews. It's instrumental. 
What's the funniest song you ever heard?
Frank Zappa "Why Does it Hurt When I Pee" 
What music would you like at your funeral?
Tom Waits, of course! 
Metal cassette's and bias settings?
Actually I always used Maxell XLIIS not regular II & TDK SA-X. You can get the Maxells on E-Bay most of the time.Vinny