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amigomatt

Location:

Manchester, UK

Forum Post Count:

496

Join Date:

8/8/05

Last Online:

1 day, 4 hours 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-400
NAD VISO HP50
Sennheiser HD598
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.
Beyerdynamic DT440
Beyerdynamic DT231
JVC HA-S400 - Dampening and tape mod with Brainwavz HM5/AKG K81DJ pads
Koss PortaPro
Koss SportaPro
Koss KSC75
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

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

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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Rank the Headphones that You Own.
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 3/27/14 at 1:14pm | 4067 replies | 530696 views
NAD Viso HP50 : Another superb headphone from Paul Barton?
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 3/25/14 at 5:30am | 954 replies | 103261 views
Best classical recordings...ever!
amigomatt posted in this thread in Music 3/24/14 at 11:41am | 1708 replies | 40434 views
**Hifiman HE-400 Impressions and Discussion Thread**
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 3/22/14 at 2:40pm | 17060 replies | 670993 views
Post pic(s) of your latest "significant" purchase(s)!!! v2.0
amigomatt posted in this thread in Members' Lounge (General Discussion) 3/9/14 at 4:06am | 3793 replies | 310460 views
Sennheiser HD 598 Appreciation Thread
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 3/5/14 at 5:45pm | 3584 replies | 400799 views
NAD VISO HP50 appreciation thread
amigomatt posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 2/21/14 at 11:32pm | 3 replies | 403 views

 

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amigomatt's Lists

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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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