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on 5/2/14

About Me:

An occasional composer and sound engineer. Audio kit modder. Gear reviewer. Philosopher.

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Mixing, MIDI, mastering, VST, headphone modding/recabling, synthesiser instruments, music.

What I do for a living:

Freelance IT consultant/sound engineer

Headphone Inventory

AKG K-240 Studio with self-built SPC cable, AKG K-240 Monitor, Denon AH-D210 (classic) & Denon AH-D310 fully modded, Denon AH-P372 fully modded, Audio-Technica ATH-M40 fully modded, AKG K-240DF, AKG K-141 first edition recabled, furry modded Audio-Technica ATH-M2X, AKG GHS-1 headset.

Previously owned:

Denon AH-D1001
Denon AH-P372W
Hisoundaudio Live earbuds
Denon DJ DN-HP500
Equation Audio RP-21
Fostex TP-40
Koss Porta-Pro
OVC HC1000
Sennheiser PX100
Sennheiser PX200
Yuin PK3

Headphone Amp Inventory

Custom-built CMoy, Minibox-D.

Source Inventory

Creative SB0240, Realtek "HD Audio" integrated, Roland UA-1G, Focusrite Saffire 40, IPod Touch G4 & G1, some DAPs.

Cable Inventory

Porta-Fi Ascent AKG mini-XLR cable, Sweetcome Diva Mk. Ii star-quad mini-XLR (AKG) cable, Porta-Fi Twisted Silver mini-mini cables.

Power-Related Components

A UPS doesn't count, does it?

Other Audio Equipment

KRK RP6 G2 SE monitor speakers, Edirol MA-10A micro monitors, E-Mu XBoard25, Akai LPK-25, Akai LPD-8 MIDI controllers, Shure SV100, AKG D-40, Rode NT5-MP, MXL 440/441, CAD-12, AKG Perception 170 microphones.

Audio-Related Tweaks

Software: Declip (consulting), VST plugins, softmodded Audigy-2. Hardware: recables.

Music Preferences

Justin K. Broadrick and related, Godflesh, Jesu, Final, Solaris, Techno Animal, Trent Reznor, Soft Cell, Ferentz Liszt, J. S. Bach, G. F. Handel, Kim Jensen, Kevin Schilder, 386DX, Nautilus Pompilius, Alan Parsons, Bill Laswell, Blackstar, Chinese symphonic music, Conjure One, Klaus Schulze, Pete Namlook, Edgard Varese, Enya, Firebird, George Gershwin, Glenn Tipton, Judas Priest, Goran Bregovic, Haggard, Henry Purcell, Mooze, Hugh Le Caine, Anne Dudley, Jan Hammer, Jean-Michel Jarre, Antonio Carlos Jobim, John Zorn, KMFDM, Karelia, Keith Jarrett, Ken Hensley, Ketil Bjornstad, Kim Cascone, Kraftwerk, Loop, Lou Reed, John Cale, John Cage, Maurice Jarre, Michael Hoenig, Ministry, Mick Harris, Misery Loves Co., W. A. Mozart, Muddy Waters, Napalm Death, Nico, Nine-inch Nails, Nirvana, Pain Killer, Pansonic, Picnic, Pink Floyd, Praxis, Re'sequence, Species of Fishes, Spyritual, Sugizo, Syd Barrett, Tangerine Dream, Uriah Heep, In Flames, Arch-Enemy, Vangelis, A. Vivaldi, Vitriol, Vinicius de Moraes, Solar Fields, Jan Garbarek, Dub FX, Black Sabbath, self (yes, that's me, artist name "Aenn Seidhe Priest" or "Sidhe Priest")...

Interests (non-headphone)

MIDI, Soundfonts, VST, additive synthesis, digital signal processing, analogue audio, Moog, analogue synthesisers, analogue-modelling synths, Unix, hi-fi, Oriental philosophy, cultural synthesis, Jungian psychology, Propellerheads Reason, Propellerheads Rebirth, classic game MIDI scores.

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

Uhm... A cat doesn't count, right? It all somehow revolves around audio anyway...

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