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post #61 of 139

Best Thread

 

The Basshead Club


Best music discovery

Electronics music

Best value

Monster Turbines

post #62 of 139
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Best value:

Marantz SR6005 ($350 open box at Best Buy)

Pioneer SP-FS51 5.0 ($285) (new, see the stereophile review on the SP-FS41 from same line of speakers)

 

Best Head-Fi thread:

http://www.head-fi.org/t/571326/meet-typical-headfier-andy

 

Best music thread:

http://www.stevehoffman.tv/forums/showthread.php?t=257585

^the all time list from same author last year was even better

 

Best audio purchase experience:

Amoeba Music in Hollywood  

^"world's largest independent music store"

Here is front room, there is another large back room for more music and an upstairs with films:

original_amoeba-music-hollywood-los-angeles.jpg


 

Next chance I get, I'm going to have to walk in on Amoeba Music!  tongue_smile.gif

 

post #63 of 139
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Best Thread

 

The Basshead Club


Best music discovery

Electronics music

Best value

Monster Turbines



First, I looked to the left at your list of Basshead Headphones. Then to my right at my Zeus Re-cabled Denon D7000 (Balanced) headphones, when it hit me... I'm in!  biggrin.gif

post #64 of 139
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First, I looked to the left at your list of Basshead Headphones. Then to my right at my Zeus Re-cabled Denon D7000 (Balanced) headphones, when it hit me... I'm in!  biggrin.gif



 Welcome to the club basshead.gif

8 posts to go biggrin.gif

post #65 of 139
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 Welcome to the club basshead.gif

8 posts to go biggrin.gif



Oh hai columbous

 

1492 posts lol.

post #66 of 139
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 Welcome to the club basshead.gif

8 posts to go biggrin.gif


Your avatar is killin' me... we love it! (you should have "it" by sunrise.. easily!)  biggrin.gif

 

post #67 of 139

 

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Originally Posted by Parall3l View Post

Best Thread

 

The Basshead Club


Best music discovery

Electronics music

Best value

Monster Turbines

 

 

i bought monster turbines as well!!!

 

what kind did you get?
 

 

post #68 of 139
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i bought monster turbines as well!!!

 

what kind did you get?
 

 


The black one, although my next IEM upgrade could be the copper or a custom

4 to go biggrin.gif

 

post #69 of 139

Cool thread!

 

 

 

 

Best Buy:

 

1) Pass Labs Aleph 3

2) Zeus recabled T-1s

3) Wharfedale Diamond 10.1 speakers

 

 

Best Tweak: 

 

1) ViaBlue Isolation Tri-Absorbers (Have to agree with SilentOne here)

2) WireWorld Silver Starlight USB cable

 

 

Best Value:

 

1) Marantz 2265B Receiver

2) Schiit Valhalla ( I LOVE this amp)

3) Sony MDR-XB700

 

 

Best Thread:

 

1) Calling All "Vintage" Integrated/Receiver Owners

2) Woo Audio Amp Owner Unite (I just love to follow along!)

3) Post pics of your builds....

 

 

 

Best New Music Discovery: 

 

1) Justice

2) LCD Soundsystem

3) Liz Phair

post #70 of 139
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Originally Posted by Parall3l View Post


The black one, although my next IEM upgrade could be the copper or a custom

4 to go biggrin.gif

 



nice :)

 

i got gold myself. i wanted gold since its bassier than copper

post #71 of 139
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Originally Posted by Parall3l View Post


The black one, although my next IEM upgrade could be the copper or a custom

4 to go biggrin.gif

 



I knew you had in you before sunrise!

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post #72 of 139

Best Buy

Beyerdynamic DT880

Triplefi 10

 

Best Tweak

Olive tips on TF10

 

Best Threads

The various clubs

Joker's multi-iem thread

"Got spammed" threads

 

 

 

post #73 of 139

 

Best Buy

Grado MS1000i with Jaben kit

Schiit Lyr (This be some serious Schiit!)

 

Best Tweak

Grado MS1000i

 

Best Threads

Headphone Sightings

Schiit DACs Anticipation Thread

post #74 of 139
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Originally Posted by wotts View Post

Cool thread!

 

 

 

 

Best Buy:

 

1) Pass Labs Aleph 3

2) Zeus recabled T-1s

3) Wharfedale Diamond 10.1 speakers

 

 

Best Tweak: 

 

1) ViaBlue Isolation Tri-Absorbers (Have to agree with SilentOne here)

2) WireWorld Silver Starlight USB cable

 

 

Best Value:

 

1) Marantz 2265B Receiver

2) Schiit Valhalla ( I LOVE this amp)

3) Sony MDR-XB700

 

 

Best Thread:

 

1) Calling All "Vintage" Integrated/Receiver Owners

2) Woo Audio Amp Owner Unite (I just love to follow along!)

3) Post pics of your builds....

 

 

 

Best New Music Discovery: 

 

1) Justice

2) LCD Soundsystem

3) Liz Phair



I appreciate your comments, wotts. I even thought about making 'Aphrodite Cu29' Silent One's "Silent Sponsor."  dt880smile.png  Thursday evening, I just reordered a Silver Starlight USB cable. I originally had one in May but soon exchanged it for the Silver Starlight Coax... and now I want both, so... 

post #75 of 139
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Originally Posted by IMAWolf View Post

 

Best Buy

Grado MS1000i with Jaben kit

Schiit Lyr (This be some serious Schiit!)

 

Best Tweak

Grado MS1000i

 

Best Threads

Headphone Sightings

Schiit DACs Anticipation Thread



grats on the llyr

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