Responses from gman74

Speakers - Your "Safest" Choice
Kef reference 3 meta  
At what price is one considered an Audiophile.
Power Cord for DAC
I like ifi zen power cord with my moon audio streamer  
Power cord choice?
Pangea Audio AC 9SE MKII Signature Power Cable  
Worst Concerts You Have Attended ??
Hootie and the blow fish 
What is the best audiophile speaker for a tiny square room?
I was thinking if the room is really small open baffle may not work since you need to bring them away from the back wall. Take a look at the Larson speakers. The are very natural and they go right up against the wall. Some heritage klipsch speaker... 
What is the best audiophile speaker for a tiny square room?
Analog vs digital?
Your system is more synergistic to the tt  
What is the best audiophile speaker for a tiny square room?
Open baffle 
Versatile, non-fatiguing speakers for a small room under $1500 used or new: advice needed!
Wharfdale evo 4.2.  
Bluesound installed DAC - music killer?
The streamer in the bluesound is not that great either.  If you budget is up to it, looking into a comparable streamer with you your chord dac will bring more dynamics, openness, clarity... 
Upgrade to floor standing.
JBL 590 are a great choice. 50% off right now. $500 each.  https://www.jbl.com/STUDIO+590BK.html?ged=off&mrkgadid=1&mrkgen=gpla&mrkgbflag=1&mrk... 
Best options for active speakers $4k or below?
Swans Speakers - M3AMKII - Powered 2.0 Bookshelf Speaker, 3-Way Acoustic Design, Individual Analog Amplifiers, RMS 120Wx2, Supporting Wi-Fi/Bluetooth aptX HD, Handcrafted Solid Wood Enclosures. https://www.amazon.com/dp/B081BFSCSJ/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_t... 
Can anyone recommend a good streamer/DAC?
Moon mind 2 streamer is excellent. There are a lot of very good dads now days. 
Best Speakers for a small Nearfield room, budget at most $10000 (used is also ok)
Mistral LS3 5A