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by nilsatisnisioptimum
Sat Mar 06, 2021 12:54 am
Forum: General Audio
Topic: New Dac
Replies: 45
Views: 3933
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Re: New Dac

FWIW I am still in love with my Ares 2. I am sure there are better DACs available if you have thousands to play with but sub £1k I think it's as good as anyone could reasonably hope for.
by nilsatisnisioptimum
Fri Mar 05, 2021 10:54 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: Your last listen
Replies: 6355
Views: 916816
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Re: Your last listen

I am having a bit of a George Benson love in right now, I know he has a reputation for sounding a "bit samey" but it's really well produced music with no crappy compression or other modern nonsense and my vinyl system is the best it's ever been so I am revisiting lots of good neglected mus...
by nilsatisnisioptimum
Wed Mar 03, 2021 1:36 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: Your last listen
Replies: 6355
Views: 916816
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Re: Your last listen

karatestu wrote: Fri Feb 26, 2021 8:15 pm The Verve- Urban Hymns.

Not exactly happy weekend music but it is an excellent album imo.

:guiness;
Richard Ashcroft might come across every now and then as being in love with himself but there's no denying the Verve have made some timeless classics and I have most of their catalogue
by nilsatisnisioptimum
Sun Feb 28, 2021 7:01 pm
Forum: General Audio
Topic: Can You Give Me A Bit Of Information Regarding AVM Audio?
Replies: 14
Views: 751
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Re: Can You Give Me A Bit Of Information Regarding AVM Audio?

ljones67 wrote: Thu Feb 25, 2021 1:32 pm Found this:

https://avm.audio/about-avm/
Very much in keeping with the NVA less is more ethos
by nilsatisnisioptimum
Sat Feb 20, 2021 1:47 pm
Forum: Admin-Intro-Chitchat
Topic: Happy Birthday to you....
Replies: 246
Views: 37815
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Re: Happy Birthday to you....

Happy birthday BB. Here's hoping it's a good one 🎂
by nilsatisnisioptimum
Fri Feb 19, 2021 10:48 pm
Forum: DIY
Topic: DIY thoughts of the day
Replies: 204
Views: 47313
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Re: DIY thoughts of the day

Good god Stu, that's an immense undertaking, I imagine the lights in your area will dip when eventually switch that huge rug on.
by nilsatisnisioptimum
Tue Feb 16, 2021 1:08 am
Forum: Music
Topic: Your last listen
Replies: 6355
Views: 916816
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Re: Your last listen

In no particular order via Tidal :- The Flaming Lips ` ~ Soft Bulletin (I struggled with this before jumping ship at half way mark) The Durutti Column ~ Obey the time Sade ~ Lovers Deluxe Autechre ~ Incunabula Looks like I'm not the only one revisiting "Obey the time" and appreciating it 👍
by nilsatisnisioptimum
Tue Feb 16, 2021 1:01 am
Forum: Music
Topic: Your last YouTube watch & listen
Replies: 161
Views: 27435
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Re: Your last YouTube watch & listen

And one more before I call it a day - German duo Tok Tok Tok - some great sonically clean recordings - worth checking out their albums, "I wish" provides a good idea of what to expect.
by nilsatisnisioptimum
Tue Feb 16, 2021 12:51 am
Forum: Music
Topic: Your last YouTube watch & listen
Replies: 161
Views: 27435
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Re: Your last YouTube watch & listen

I confess I have a bit of a thing for Leela James. She's such a talented singer with just enough worldly realism to make the difference to her delivery.
by nilsatisnisioptimum
Mon Feb 15, 2021 9:17 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: Your last YouTube watch & listen
Replies: 161
Views: 27435
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Re: Your last YouTube watch & listen

A bit of fun for a grotty Monday