Music, History, Literature. Ice, Fire, Magic, sex, consciousness, Love and Resistance
History, Literature. Ice, Fire, Magic, sex, consciousness, Love and Resistance. Survival.
Grado RS-1, Sennheiser HD560 Ovation II, Etymotic 4S, iGrado. Skullcandy-I-don't-know-what model-for-iPod-and-am-suitably-ashamed-to-not-look.
Headphone Amp Inventory:
Benchmark DAC1PRE, NAD C325BEE (phone out); JDS Labs Atom
iMac >DAC1PRE, NAD C545BEE, iPod nano; NAD 326BEE CD player (as transport)>DAC1PRE; iMAC>Topping D70>JDS Labs Atom
DH Labs Silver Sonic BL-1 interconnects, Grado Prestige interconnects, Audioquest digital interconnects, some inexpensive toslink cable, some random USB cable. DH Labs Silver Sonic Q-10 loudspeaker cable. NCA headphone extension (10 ft), Grado headphone extension (15 ft).
Tripplite Isobar 8
Other Audio Equipment:
Synthesis LM250 loudspeakers.
Klipsch satellite speakers of some sort which are occasionally attached to a television, usually doing nothing.
Occasionally human bodies on the couch as reflection dampers.
Jazz, mostly. Also classical (particular solo instrumental and chamber, but all sorts), psychedelic, electronica, some classic rock, some fusion, some "world". Frisell. Ellington, Monk. Coltrane. Bach, Ligeti. Mike Keneally. Beatles. Nels Cline. Lee Dorsey.
If I could afford a lot of gadgetry, I'd have something to say, here. Wish I had more fancy compouter stuff. Wish I had a Cuisinart, too.