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amigomatt

Location:

Manchester, UK

Forum Post Count:

872

Join Date:

8/8/05

Last Online:

18 hours, 43 minutes ago

About Me:

Hard to put into a sentence or two!

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Trumpet, Mountain Biking, Gaming, Hi-Fi, Photography, Neurosciences, Fine Art and other Visual Arts.

What I do for a living:

Semi-professional trumpet player and instrumental music teacher.

Headphone Inventory

HifiMan HE-560
HifiMan HE-400
NAD VISO HP50
Sony MDR-MA900
Sennheiser HD598
Pioneer SA-A1000
Yamaha HPH-200
KRK KNS 8400
AKG K240 DF
Grado SR125 - right side dead
Grado SR80 - recabled with Canare, hole punch mod, quarter modded Senn 414 pads.
iGrado
Beyerdynamic DT440
Beyerdynamic DT231
JVC HA-S400 - Dampening and tape mod with Brainwavz HM5/AKG K81DJ pads
Koss PortaPro
Koss SportaPro
Koss KSC75
Zero Audio Carbo Tenore
Superlux HD381F
Xiaomi Piston 2.0
Pioneer SE-CLX60-S
Sony MH-1C

Headphone Amp Inventory

Asus Xonar Essence STX
Cayin C5
Bravo Audio Ocean tube amp
Fiio E11
Arcam Alpha 8 integrated amplifier

Source Inventory

HRT Microstreamer
Cambridge Audio Azur 640C CD player
Sony SCD-XE597 SACD player
Samsung Galaxy S4
Project Debut ii turntable
Sansa Clip+ with RockBox

Other Audio Equipment

Acoustic Energy Aegis Evo 3 floorstanding loudspeakers, biwired with QED Silver Anniversay cable
Yamaha HS80M active monitors

Audio-Related Tweaks

75 ohm impedance adapter

Music Preferences

Large scale orchestral
Jazz
Industrial
Chamber music/solo instrumental
Thrash metal
Death metal
Rock
Ambient
Film soundtracks

Gear-Fi (Favorite Non-Audio Gear & Gadgets)

Canon HV20 camcorder, Sony NEX 7 digital camera, Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone, Canyon Nerve AL 7.0 mountain bike

amigomatt's Recent Activity

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Sennheiser HD 598 Impressions Thread
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) Yesterday at 4:16 pm | 4462 replies | 532088 views
**Hifiman HE-400 Impressions and Discussion Thread**
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) Yesterday at 1:59 pm | 19282 replies | 830305 views
Bravo Audio - funny looking little tube amps
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 1/21/15 at 4:00pm | 2635 replies | 365193 views
The "non-Grado" Driver Grado Thread
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 1/19/15 at 4:14pm | 465 replies | 27345 views
Sony MDR MA900 Impressions Thread
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 1/19/15 at 1:39pm | 1754 replies | 116284 views
Sonic Satori - HRT Levels the Field with the MicroStreamer
amigomatt posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components 1/19/15 at 1:32pm | 1069 replies | 86346 views
= HiFiMAN HE-560 Impressions & Discussion Thread =
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 1/16/15 at 4:06pm | 11359 replies | 717833 views
The NEW Cayin C5 portable power house.
amigomatt posted in this thread in Portable Headphone Amps 1/16/15 at 12:10pm | 1189 replies | 97345 views
Pics of Headphones... Rules: ONE PIC. NO WORDS!
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 1/11/15 at 12:11pm | 4145 replies | 982182 views
The Best audiophile tracks to test equipment
amigomatt posted in this thread in Music 1/9/15 at 2:50pm | 161 replies | 138034 views

 

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amigomatt's Lists

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Louspeakers and Monitors 2 Other
Last Updated 4/17/12
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