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amigomatt

Location:

Manchester, UK

Forum Post Count:

923

Join Date:

8/8/05

Last Online:

15 hours, 16 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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Official ATH-ES7 Thread
amigomatt posted in this thread in Portable Headphones, Earphones and In-Ear... Yesterday at 4:37 pm | 538 replies | 98158 views
Sony MDR MA900 Impressions Thread
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 3/25/15 at 12:57pm | 1871 replies | 126922 views
Rank the Headphones that You Own.
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 3/24/15 at 2:58pm | 4920 replies | 644136 views
The "non-Grado" Driver Grado Thread
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 3/19/15 at 9:31am | 505 replies | 31554 views
-[ Hidden Gems | Any Genre ]-
amigomatt posted in this thread in Music 3/9/15 at 2:26pm | 41 replies | 1172 views
Tidal Lossless Streaming
amigomatt posted in this thread in Music 3/8/15 at 4:18pm | 600 replies | 62493 views
**Hifiman HE-400 Impressions and Discussion Thread**
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 2/13/15 at 2:50pm | 19810 replies | 862350 views
NAD Viso HP50 : Another superb headphone from Paul Barton?
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 2/13/15 at 8:52am | 1862 replies | 205894 views
= HiFiMAN HE-560 Impressions & Discussion Thread =
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 2/11/15 at 3:07pm | 12481 replies | 780036 views
AKG K702 Impressions.
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 2/11/15 at 1:32pm | 227 replies | 31785 views

 

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