I was stuck at that too. I think the source file sucks. But once I learned to listen to the right part I noticed that the "artifacted" sounded terrible in comparison. edit: to my surprise the difference was not so much on high frequencies that I focused on, but vocal/overall dynamics..
I would steal but only if I couldn't afford eating otherwise. Now let's get back to the Orpheus thief, should we give him some advice on where to sell that thing if he happens to read head-fi? I would return it to a museum or something.