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Vintage Integrated Amplifiers With Great Sound
Vintage made in England Musical Fidelity integrated are great values. I purchased a A220 a few months ago for $650. I upgraded all caps to first tier and it sounds sweet through my KEF speakers.   
Great Rock Bassists your Top 10.Rock not Jazz. But Hey what about Reggae
Tal Wilkenfeld  
Just installed a bluesound node 2i , quality not so good
I use node 130 USB connected to a Marantz HD-DAC1 to stream Qobuz. I've tried on board DAC analog out to preamp and didn't like the results. As a wifi streamer it works flawlessly.   
Led Zeppelin 11
I held a RL of Zeppelin 2 in my basement when I was 11...I miss 11  
Best double live vinyl?
Frank's halloween Palladium shows were legendary.   
"Too much gain"? (Cary SLP05 question)
@immatthewj  I'm having the same problem with a new addition. Volume hoovers around 9-10 o'clock. My turntable level is fine, it's the digital source that needs to be tamed. I ordered Rothwell attenuators and hopefully they will help without effe... 
High quality CDs
I just purchased Frank Zappa's 40 anniversary orchestral favorites remastered by Robert Ludwig from original analog master on CD and it sounds glorious. I agree CD audio quality can be pot luck.   
After years of separates, I'm going integrated. Anyone else do the same?
@mapman  "What is life" was the first song I learned on guitar. I was 11. I miss 11...  
After years of separates, I'm going integrated. Anyone else do the same?
@mapman  Dark Horse is my favorite George album.  
McIntosh -- good for show, not for sound, says dealer
@rman9 Hear Hear  
Tom Jones
Wow! That is an amazing performance at 80! A toast to Sir Tom 🍻  
Kef LS50
Small treated room, seated 8 feet away, the Musical Fidelity A220 SS Class A integrated sounds sweet through my LS50's.  
Best unplugged live
Here's another I just discovered on Qobuz...great recording! Hot Tuna - 1969 Live at the New Orleans house - Berkeley CA Thanks! Jorma & Jack  
Best unplugged live
Larry Carlton w/ Robben Ford unplugged 2013 - Rio Samba is blissfully toxic  
Best double live vinyl?
I found it. Great set list. Thanks @slaw