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Forum: Surround Music Formats   07-22-2016, 11:57 AM
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Posted By weekendtoy
Ok thanks. You're lucky to still be able to buy...

Ok thanks. You're lucky to still be able to buy hi-rez in a retail store.


I don't have this one and the digi-pack is out of stock at burning shed.
Forum: Surround Music Formats   07-22-2016, 10:24 AM
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Posted By weekendtoy
Hey Tornado, link please and thank you.

Hey Tornado, link please and thank you.
Forum: Surround Music Formats   07-22-2016, 06:39 AM
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Views: 2,163
Posted By weekendtoy
Quadraphonic also has a nice listing for all it's...

Quadraphonic also has a nice listing for all it's hi-rez polls. You can sort by score, votes, artist, etc...


You'll find many of the highly scored titles are still available at good prices and...
Forum: Speakers   07-20-2016, 10:51 AM
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Posted By weekendtoy
Thank you for your review. My one...

Thank you for your review.


My one complaint is that at times the 8060's can be somewhat forward. Others may call it bright or perhaps they are merely revealing the mastering of the source. A...
Forum: Surround Music Formats   07-15-2016, 11:09 AM
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Posted By weekendtoy
I received this disc last week and have listened...

I received this disc last week and have listened to it several times. Very good music indeed and the 5.1 mix is very well done. Thanks again for the suggestion.
Forum: Surround Music Formats   07-08-2016, 08:58 AM
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Posted By weekendtoy
I never heard of this band before. I'm listening...

I never heard of this band before. I'm listening to the album on youtube and I like it so I'll be picking up the hi-rez release for sure.


It appears the bonus DVD is a hybrid disc (DVD-AV),...
Forum: Surround Music Formats   07-03-2016, 07:07 PM
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Posted By weekendtoy
Thanks for the heads up on the Katatonia album. ...

Thanks for the heads up on the Katatonia album. I honesty had the Rage Against the Machine disc playing as loud as I've ever had anything, for any sustained amount of time. It was awesome!
...
Forum: Surround Music Formats   06-29-2016, 09:27 PM
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Posted By weekendtoy
I just received this one today and to my luck I...

I just received this one today and to my luck I had the house to myself.

Your reviews are spot one. The Godsmack: The Other Side is an incredible 5.1 disc. I noticed that Bob Ludwig mastered...
Forum: Surround Music Formats   06-28-2016, 11:25 AM
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Posted By weekendtoy
What a great disc. The 5.1 mix is spectacular! ...

What a great disc. The 5.1 mix is spectacular! Both Speaking in Tongues and Remain in Light should be required additions to anyone's 5.1 catalog.
Forum: Surround Music Formats   06-20-2016, 09:06 AM
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Posted By weekendtoy
Yes I'm looking forward to this as I've read...

Yes I'm looking forward to this as I've read other positive reviews as well.
Forum: Surround Music Formats   06-20-2016, 08:17 AM
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Posted By weekendtoy
Just bought: Godsmack: The Other Side...

Just bought:


Godsmack: The Other Side (http://www.sa-cd.net/showtitle/2015) (SACD 5.1)
Forum: Surround Music Formats   06-13-2016, 10:50 AM
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Posted By weekendtoy
Thanks for the 'heads up'! My new cdJapan buying...

Thanks for the 'heads up'! My new cdJapan buying strategy is to wait and hope they get re-issued at the cheaper prices.


I redeemed some points and picked up the Carpenters disc for $25 shipped....
Forum: Surround Music Formats   06-13-2016, 09:57 AM
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Views: 647,952
Posted By weekendtoy
Tim, In regards to your inquiry...

Tim,


In regards to your inquiry concerning RPWL: World Through My Eyes (http://www.sa-cd.net/showtitle/2743). I've had some of the bands songs show up on my streaming stations from time to time...
Forum: Surround Music Formats   06-10-2016, 08:30 AM
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Posted By weekendtoy
Anytime the used market for a hi-rez disc starts...

Anytime the used market for a hi-rez disc starts at $1.64, that's not a good sign.


I once bought Don Dokken: Erase the Slate on DVD-Audio for $3. I paid $2 too much.
Forum: Surround Music Formats   06-10-2016, 08:15 AM
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Views: 647,952
Posted By weekendtoy
Just arrived this week from the 70's: ...

Just arrived this week from the 70's:


James Taylor: JT (http://www.sa-cd.net/showtitle/594) (SACD 5.1)


Carole King: Tapestry (http://www.sa-cd.net/showtitle/598) (SACD 5.1)


The Carole...
Forum: Surround Music Formats   05-27-2016, 08:05 AM
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Posted By weekendtoy
I was just browsing the Acoustic Sounds website...

I was just browsing the Acoustic Sounds website and saw that the Mike Bloomfield, Al Kooper Steve Stills disc Super Sessions is listed at $10. I already have this one and I would recommend it for...
Forum: Surround Music Formats   05-26-2016, 12:48 PM
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Views: 647,952
Posted By weekendtoy
Will do. Both have gotten some good reviews...

Will do. Both have gotten some good reviews already including the Chief just recently.




Just picked up used:


James Taylor: JT (http://www.hraudio.net/showmusic.php?title=594) (SACD 5.1)
Forum: Surround Music Formats   05-24-2016, 09:49 AM
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Views: 647,952
Posted By weekendtoy
Recent purchases: RPWL - World Through My...

Recent purchases:


RPWL - World Through My Eyes (http://www.hraudio.net/showmusic.php?title=2743) (SACD 5.1)


The Collection (http://www.hraudio.net/showmusic.php?title=11409) (SACD 4.0)

...
Forum: Speakers   05-19-2016, 11:29 AM
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Posted By weekendtoy
LOL sorry, yea 6 to 8 inches. I think...

LOL sorry, yea 6 to 8 inches.


I think technically the manual calls for 4 inches or greater.
Forum: Speakers   05-19-2016, 11:06 AM
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Posted By weekendtoy
Socks from Def Tech are pretty reasonable. On...

Socks from Def Tech are pretty reasonable. On the cheap I'd just use a needle and some black thread.
Forum: Speakers   05-19-2016, 11:04 AM
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Posted By weekendtoy
I believe you want to be 6'-8' from the back wall...

I believe you want to be 6'-8' from the back wall and generally even more is better. For my surrounds I use Home Depot speaker wire, pay by the foot. I have thicker guage stuff but can't hear no...
Forum: Surround Music Formats   05-13-2016, 11:27 AM
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Posted By weekendtoy
This is the disc that sold me on hi-rez and...

This is the disc that sold me on hi-rez and surround sound pert' near 15 years ago now.


I did not realize that this one is out of print. There must be a million sold however so I would imagine...
Forum: Surround Music Formats   05-12-2016, 06:11 AM
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Posted By weekendtoy
Ok thanks. I have this one in my cart but am...

Ok thanks. I have this one in my cart but am hesitant as some compliations or best of''s can be uneven from one track to the next.
Forum: Surround Music Formats   05-11-2016, 12:51 PM
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Posted By weekendtoy
Have you received this one yet? On a side...

Have you received this one yet?


On a side note has anybody picked up Herbie Hancock: Head Hunter ??

...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   05-09-2016, 01:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 134
Posted By weekendtoy
Thanks the carving knife is another great idea. ...

Thanks the carving knife is another great idea. These are solid colored panels (either black or white) with just a felt covering on the front of the panel.


My main concern is not to be left...
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