HeadRoom's Stereophile marketing faux pas
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I opened up my latest issue of Stereophile, came to page 40, and almost lost my lunch. There between a Micro Stack and their new Millett Hybrid tube amp is a larger than life picture of.......

Tyll!!! In all of his Hawaiin shirt glory.

I sure hope the products can sell themselves.
 
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The current ad is nothing! You don't remember his Stereophile ad from a couple of years ago doing an Isadora Duncan dance routine with a scarf and only in his boxers? I still get clammey just thinking about it . . .
 
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At least he has had his teeth fixed, and a reasonable haircut...
And minus about 20 lbs...
 
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You don't remember his Stereophile ad from a couple of years ago doing an Isadora Duncan dance routine with a scarf and only in his boxers?


I do remember, and you're right. This should be entitled "Faux Pas Light."
 
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Tyll is sharp enough to have done some research about markets before doing these scary ads. Hard to believe........
 
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I do remember, and you're right. This should be entitled "Faux Pas Light."


I dunno... I'm a newbie and haven't seen the new Stereophile yet, but I can imagine how bad this current one is.

I imagine they're gonna have to stick a Micro Stack up between "Tube Breast Girl"'s assets to make up for this one...

Best,

-Jason
 
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The sad thing is Tyll is probably in better shape than half of that ads target market.
 
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I think Tyll knows exactly what he is doing.

It's the same thing Madonna and Britney discovered:

Any controversy is good advertizing.


-Matt
 
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LOL

I have a picture of the Stereophile ad where Tyll is dancing with a scarf, headroom bag and headphones that look like the Sony V-600s

Is it ok to post?

gs
 
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Is it ok to post?


Don't ask me; I'm the Sgt@Arms for Team Banned.
 
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LOL...
 
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We need that picture!
 
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Someone scan it, please
 
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Anyone mind if I put my vote in to see the lot of 'em? I've never seen any of these HeadRoom ads, and could use a laugh. Especially considering the state of my wallet... It's a sad affair...

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Abe
 
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