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Songs that make your headphone WOOOOOW!!! - Page 162post #2416 of 410411/18/12 at 8:14pm
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Great thread guys. I read quite a few of the pages and got some great suggestions. I want to also say that Damien Rice album O is absolutely stunning on my HE-500s. Truly a masterwork of recording and mixing.
Some other stuff I enjoy:
Anything from Solar Fields. If you haven't heard anything from him, check out:
-Sombrero (Absolute masterpiece)
-Discoveringpost #2420 of 410411/18/12 at 11:53pm
Artist: The Cruxshadows
Genre: Not sure. A very nice mixture of many things.
These guys... their recording is absolutely perfect. EVERYTHING has a tactile place in the recording. Even the synths are tactile. A tactile synth... it's almost unbelievable.post #2421 of 410411/19/12 at 12:34am
Some alphabetical picks from my playlist that I really enjoy listening. They all sound great:
ACDC - Fire Your Guns
Acker Bilk - Stranger On The Shore
Adele - Set Fire To The Rain
Tony Bennett - I Wanna Be Around
Buddy Guy - Rememberin' Stevie
Dave Matthews Band - Gravedigger
Jeff Beck - Blanket (with Imogen Heap)
Leonard Cohen - Ain't No Cure For Love
Mark Knopfler - Why Aye Man
Michael Bublè - Me And Mrs. Jones
Michael Jackson - Come Together
Nickel Creek - When In Rome
Ryan Adams - Dirty Rain
Queen - A Kind Of Magic
Santana - Game Of Love (with Tina Turner)
Otis Taylor - My Soul's In Louisiana
Steely Dan - Home At Last
Stevie Ray Vaughan - Tin Pan Alley
Sting - Desert Rose
Toto - I Will Remember
Peter Gabriel - Sledgehammerpost #2422 of 410411/19/12 at 3:16pmpost #2423 of 410411/20/12 at 1:53ampost #2424 of 410411/20/12 at 6:48ampost #2425 of 410411/20/12 at 5:21pmpost #2426 of 410411/20/12 at 10:35pmpost #2427 of 410411/20/12 at 10:41pmpost #2428 of 410411/21/12 at 5:46ampost #2429 of 410411/21/12 at 10:09am
- Songs that make your headphone WOOOOOW!!!
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