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amigomatt

Location:

Manchester, UK

Forum Post Count:

709

Join Date:

8/8/05

Last Online:

38 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 K702
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
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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Sony MDR MA900 Impressions Thread
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) Today at 3:57 am | 1551 replies | 100286 views
Sennheiser HD 598 Impressions Thread
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) Today at 3:40 am | 4114 replies | 483717 views
The NEW Cayin C5 portable power house.
amigomatt posted in this thread in Portable Headphone Amps Yesterday at 9:16 am | 744 replies | 55861 views
Forgiving High End Headphone Recommendation
amigomatt posted in this thread in Introductions, Help and Recommendations Yesterday at 7:23 am | 6 replies | 136 views
Pics of Headphones... Rules: ONE PIC. NO WORDS!
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) Yesterday at 7:21 am | 4007 replies | 959233 views
= HiFiMAN HE-560 Impressions & Discussion Thread =
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 11/26/14 at 1:27pm | 10460 replies | 635179 views
Which headphones at up to $2000 budget?
amigomatt posted in this thread in Introductions, Help and Recommendations 11/25/14 at 5:41pm | 7 replies | 408 views
WANTED : Hifiman HE adapter for speaker taps
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphones for Sale / Trade 11/24/14 at 4:42pm | 1 replies | 26 views

 

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amigomatt’s Embedded Photos

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amigomatt's Lists

3 Lists
Current collection 8 Headphones
Last Updated 2/26/13
Louspeakers and Monitors 2 Other
Last Updated 4/17/12
Sources 4 Source Components
Last Updated 4/17/12

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