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Headphone Inventory

Denon AH-D5000 (Lawton Audio tuned) with JMoney lambskin earpads (old version)
MrSpeaker Mad Dogs with Alpha Pads
Audio-Technica ATH-M50s
Sennheiser HD 595
Grado SR-80i
Sennheiser PX-100
Logitech UE350 IEM's
Monster iBeats (came with HTC Rezound phone)

Headphone Amp Inventory

O2 JDS Labs build
Schiit Asgard
NuForce Icon HDP (with linear power supply LPS-1)
HeadRoom Micro Amp
HeadRoom Total Airhead
Audioengine D1 DAC/amp

Source Inventory

Home:
FLAC CD rips or subscription streaming music service with 320 kbps mp3 (MOG) or Ogg Vorbis Q9 (Spotify)
PC or Squeezebox Touch, both using optical S/PDIF out to NuForce Icon HDP (with LPS-1 power) to Schiit Asgard

Office:
FLAC CD rips or subscription streaming music service with 320 kbps mp3 (MOG) or Ogg Vorbis Q9 (Spotify)
Logitech Squeezebox Touch > Toslink > Audioengine D1 DAC > O2 amp with 0/2.5 dB gain settings. (clipped resistors to remove gain)

Power-Related Components

NuForce LPS-1

Music Preferences

I appreciate any talented artist(s) that play anything cool, neat, or otherwise awe-inspiring. Every genre is fair game with me; Benny Goodman or Noisia, U2 or Mason Proffit, Shpongle or Frank Sinatra, and I have stuff from both Sepultura and Pentangle in the same playlist.

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Apple Music... Seriously?
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Audiophile cables, an interesting question.
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How Well Can You Hear Audio Quality?
sonitus mirus posted in this thread in Sound Science 6/29/15 at 1:31pm | 16 replies | 594 views
cables are placebo
sonitus mirus posted in this thread in Sound Science 6/28/15 at 10:05am | 409 replies | 7168 views
MrSpeakers Alpha PRIME: Impressions and Discussion Thread
sonitus mirus posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 6/25/15 at 8:47am | 1684 replies | 127761 views
Testing claims about the sound of different DACs
sonitus mirus posted in this thread in Sound Science 6/22/15 at 2:11pm | 291 replies | 4844 views
Denon D2000/D5000, MD2000/MD5000 Thread!
sonitus mirus posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 6/20/15 at 3:58pm | 4592 replies | 237950 views
Cable burn in -- what are the arguments in favor, if any?
sonitus mirus posted in this thread in Sound Science 6/8/15 at 7:50pm | 73 replies | 1585 views
Phono pre-amps
sonitus mirus posted in this thread in Sound Science 6/8/15 at 6:43pm | 2 replies | 88 views
Double blind tests of seperate amps/dacs vs. directly into sound card?
sonitus mirus posted in this thread in Sound Science 6/8/15 at 7:58am | 26 replies | 675 views

 

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