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About Me:

I am a music fan first. audiophile-wannabe come as a side effect.

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Work, Tech, Music, Bass, Movies, Anime.

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Headphone Inventory

In order of preference


AKG K601
Fischer Audio FA003 - rarely use it
Grado SR80i Aluminium cups - dont use it anymore
Alessandro MS1 (pads: quartermod HD414) - dont use it anymore
Grado SR60i Woodie - cocobolo cups - dont use it anymore
Superlux 668B - dont use it anymore
AKG K240S - dont use it anymore
Sony XB700 - dont use it anymore
Senn HD485 (dark and horrid) - dont use it anymore
Pioneer SE-L40 (is like listening to a grado througha pillow) - dont use it anymore


V-Moda M80 - use it regulary.
Senn HD25 II - use it sometimes.
Beyer DT1350 - never use it anymore and never liked it.
Alessandro MS1 (pads: quartermod HD414, Homemade cable) - never use it anymore
ATH ES7 - never use it anymore
Sony V6 (somewhere in my room)
Denon DN-HP700 (idk where is it)
ATH M50 - never liked it (sister have it)
Equation RP15 - idk where is it
Marshall Major
Denon AH-P732 - lost
Koss Portapro (quartermod)
ATH FC700 - lost
Koss KSC75 (quartermod)


Franken880s - never use it ever
Koss QZ99 (on progress. orthos but sounds terrible)
Grado SR80i Jaben cups - never use it anymore
Grado SR60i cocobolo cups - never use it anymore
Alessandro MS1 Martin Customs cocobolo full woodies - never use it anymore


UE Triple.fi 10
Sony MDR EX600
Etymonic MC5
JVC FX51 - never use it anymore
Zune v2 - never use it anymore
Meleec M6 - never use it anymore
Altec UPH236 - never use it anymore

Aiming at:


The 'why did I ever bought this?' section:
Koss QZ99
dbi pro 705
Sennheiser HD485
a crapload of budget ****.

Headphone Amp Inventory

HeadAmp Gilmore Lite
iBasso D3 Phyton: DAC+Amp
Mini3 - still strong
Zo2 - never use it anymore
FiiO E5 - never use it anymore
cMoy Banzai - never use it anymore

Source Inventory

Zune120 (favorite, RIP after 3.5 years of service) - gone
iPhone 4S 32 GB - ****ty batery
Cowon J3 + 32 GB microSD - Best
Teclast T51+ 16 GB microSD - never use it anymore
iPod classic 6g 120gb (nothing special) - gone
Sansa clip+ (Rockboxed) - Still nice

Cable Inventory

DIY interconnects and cables or recabled headphones.
some 'el cheapo' extensions and interconnects

Power-Related Components

X-ray vision

Music Preferences

most sorts of progressive rock.
The Flower Kings, Marillion, Pink Floyd, Porcupine Tree, Radiohead, Dream Theater, Genesis, Camel, Gazpacho, Rush, Yes, David Bowie, Travis, Interpol, Transatlantic, The Who, Blackfield, Jethro Tull, Led Zeppelin, Beirut, Gentle Giant, King Crimson, Pineapple Thief, Sigur Ros, Tomas Bodin, Roine Stolt, Kaipa, Karmakanik, The Tangent, Parallel or 90 degrees, MIke Oldfield, Magma, Liquid Tension Experiment, Neal Morse, Spocks Beard, Shostakovish, Platypus, Frank Zappa, Emerson, Lake and Palmer, Steven Wilson, Pain of Salvation, California Guitar Trio, Moon Safari, Le Orme, Buen Vecchio Charlie, Banco del mutuo Soccorso, California Guitar Trio, Chroma Key, Satellite, Moon Safari, Tony Levin, Bozzio Levin Stevens, Liquid Trio Experiment I, Liquid Trio Experiment II, Happy Family, Koenji Hyakkei, Weidorje, Fromuz, Opeth, Animals as Leaders, Bloated Science, Anathema, Paatos, Portishead, NIN, Oceansize, Riverside ... please recommend me more prog.

Interests (non-headphone)

and music
To bust the team's balls, apparently.

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