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Bought it a while back but listened to Porcupine Tree Stupid Dream last night for the first time in 5.1 and WOW, I was blown away all around! Incredible recording/mix! What other PT 5.1 mixes sound this good? Was thinking of checking out Lightbulb Sun and Fear of a Blank Planet next....


EDIT: Looks like Lightbulb Sun is only available as an import from Japan (on Amazon at least) so was just wondering if this will play on my region A Oppo?

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Bought it a while back but listened to Porcupine Tree Stupid Dream last night for the first time in 5.1 and WOW, I was blown away all around! Incredible recording/mix! What other PT 5.1 mixes sound this good? Was thinking of checking out Lightbulb Sun and Fear of a Blank Planet next....


EDIT: Looks like Lightbulb Sun is only available as an import from Japan (on Amazon at least) so was just wondering if this will play on my region A Oppo?
You might want to have a listen to "Deadwing" or "In Absentia" too. Both come highly-recommended.
You might want to pay a visit to quadrophonicquad.com and check out their listener polls. It is a pretty active surround music community over there.

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You might want to have a listen to "Deadwing" or "In Absentia" too. Both come highly-recommended.
You might want to pay a visit to quadrophonicquad.com and check out their listener polls. It is a pretty active surround music community over there.
Cool! Thanks for the recommendations. QQ is what led me to Stupid Dream and the other two albums I want to track down, but will put Deadwing and In Absentia on the buy list as well.

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If anyone knows of a good place to grab any of these Porcupine Tree DVD-A discs for a good price I would appreciate a heads up!

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EDIT: Looks like Lightbulb Sun is only available as an import from Japan (on Amazon at least) so was just wondering if this will play on my region A Oppo?
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If anyone knows of a good place to grab any of these Porcupine Tree DVD-A discs for a good price I would appreciate a heads up!
How about here: http://stevenwilsonhq.com/sw/headpho...lb-sun-cddvda/

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Thanks guys, ordered. Wish I would have seen that ebay post first as I paid $10 more at the SW site.

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this is the Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab DSD hybrid disc set (the BD version is PCM 5.1)

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