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by slinger
Sat Jun 15, 2019 4:10 pm
Forum: General Audio
Topic: Getting the best from Streaming music
Replies: 46
Views: 1488
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Re: Getting the best from Streaming music

Exactly that. :mrgreen:
by slinger
Sat Jun 15, 2019 1:33 pm
Forum: General Audio
Topic: Getting the best from Streaming music
Replies: 46
Views: 1488
Great Britain

Re: Getting the best from Streaming music

In the RPi streaming world, the Hifiberry Digi+ PRO marks the 'sweet spot' for audiophile - grade SQ at an attractive price. Really amazing little unit. :dance: I'd say you were about right. The next step "up" is where you start thinking "Well, If I've paid that much for the "HAT" I probably need t...
by slinger
Fri Jun 14, 2019 11:51 pm
Forum: General Audio
Topic: Getting the best from Streaming music
Replies: 46
Views: 1488
Great Britain

Re: Getting the best from Streaming music

Welcome to the dark side, Jonty. 8-)
by slinger
Fri Jun 14, 2019 12:46 pm
Forum: Admin-Intro-Chitchat
Topic: Weather
Replies: 34
Views: 2560
Great Britain

Re: Weather

My little bit of Kent seems to have got away with most of it too. I haven't had to worry about getting sunburnt, although we have had a fair bit of sunshine, but neither have I needed to worry about floods, hail, thunderstorms, etc..
by slinger
Wed Jun 12, 2019 12:58 am
Forum: Music
Topic: New book by bassist from Rush
Replies: 6
Views: 267
Great Britain

Re: New book by bassist from Rush

Here's the blurb from Amazon. Their price is £55.00, or EUR 47,52 on ebay.nl Geddy Lee's Big Beautiful Book of Bass "It's not surprising that sooner or later I'd dive down the proverbial rabbit hole into the world of vintage bass guitars."—Geddy Lee From Rush frontman Geddy Lee's personal collection...
by slinger
Sun Jun 09, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: Bill ward
Replies: 20
Views: 514
Great Britain

Re: Bill ward

No worries, Nigel. posts cross all the time.

Carl Palmer is another Brummie, as is Nick Mason. Alan "Skip" Moore from Judas Priest is another, as is Roger Taylor from Duran Duran, Barriemore Barlow (Jethro Tull) Everett Morton from The Beat...

I'll stop now. :lol:
by slinger
Sun Jun 09, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: Bill ward
Replies: 20
Views: 514
Great Britain

Re: Bill ward

Bev Bevan was born in South Yardley, Birmingham. Google is your friend. :lol:
by slinger
Fri Jun 07, 2019 7:55 pm
Forum: General Audio
Topic: Getting the best from Streaming music
Replies: 46
Views: 1488
Great Britain

Re: Getting the best from Streaming music

I've finally finished my pi stack. Added a 1tb ssd, which volumio wouldn't scan properly, it had issues seeing Alac files from my iTunes library. Moode has no such issues and works flawlessly. Not exactly cheap though. Lifepo 10x battery psu board, Ian's fifopi, dual ess9038 dac board, 1tb Samsung ...
by slinger
Fri Jun 07, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: Mitch Mitchell
Replies: 3
Views: 252
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Re: Mitch Mitchell

He was a jazzer at heart and could lock down a groove, extemporise (beat the crap out of everything), and still leave room for Jimi to be Jimi. His style suited Noel Redding's bass playing too, and Billy Cox's later on. Noel Redding switched from being a guitarist to a bassist to join Jimi's "Experi...
by slinger
Thu Jun 06, 2019 1:06 pm
Forum: General Audio
Topic: Getting the best from Streaming music
Replies: 46
Views: 1488
Great Britain

Re: Getting the best from Streaming music

There's no such thing as a 'daft' question if it's honestly asked. I can't guarantee you'll get no daft answers though. :mrgreen: