Responses from goldmanjay

To those bleeding hearts who insist on pretending that national origin is meaningless when it comes to predicting honesty and fair business practices would you be the least bit hesitant to buy or sell something from a party in say, ┬áNigeria? To st... 
What used speaker would you buy with $20,000-$35,000 and why?
I have attended the annual CES for about 35 years. This year my vote for the best sound goes to the Magico S5. The imaging must be heard to be believed. I have seen a few used S5s on Audiogon. I would strongly urge you to have an audition if there... 
The New PS Audio PWD MKII
Yes, that me be a good solution to my end goal, storage and an easy access solution for listening to my CD collection. If I were to go in this direction I would want to insure that I was not sacrificing sound quality.Jay 
The New PS Audio PWD MKII
Hello Knghifi, all my computer audio components are presently disconnected, i.e M2M Mini Mac, Ayre QB-9, 2tb HD. I have already ripped a couple hundred CDs and many more are waiting. I don't plan to do anything with the above gear until I have a c... 
The New PS Audio PWD MKII
Hello Jdoris, thank you for your response. I had been using a USB connection. Beyond plugging in the cables as instructed I am lost I am sad to admit. I live in the LA area and tried unsuccessfully to find an "expert" tech. person that I could hir... 
The New PS Audio PWD MKII
This subject is very timely for me. Here is my dilemma. I have been wanting the ability to easily categorize and access my CD collection by means of computer audio. Thus last year I purchased a Mach2Music Mini Mac, Ayre QB-9, an iomega drive to ri... 
What time do you wear?
Rolex GMT Master II Series DTag Heuer Chronograph 
Evolution Acoustics MMMicroOne
My friend and I heard the MMMicro Ones at the 2012 T.H.E Show which ran simultaneously with the CES in Vegas. We returned to the Evolution Acoustics room three times to listen to these little gems. We kept expecting a curtain to be drawn and the "... 
Brad Mehldau
I first discovered Brad Mehdau around 14 years ago and I automatically buy everything he does. Absolutely love the Brad Mehdau Trio albums. Start out buying the Art Of The Trio albums and go from there. 
Favorite Female vocals that give you goose bumps
Jennifer warren, Diana Krall 
Seeking Cartridge for SME 20/2 TT & SME V arm
Thanks Cincy bob and Jfrech,The Dynavector Te Kaitora Rua on up to the XV-1s are all in consideration as is the Lyra Helikon. Warranty and availability of tip replacement, repair and upgrading options are also important considerations. I am presen... 
Speaker Cable for Merlin TSM-MM
I very recently purchased Merlin VSM-MX with BAM speakers. I intended to drive them with my Parasound JC-1 mono amps (400wpc ss). I suspected this might not be a great match but it only took a short time to confirm my suspicions. Coincidently, a f... 
California: Southern California Audiophile Society
Could someone please provide me with some current info.ie. time and place of meetings, general information. 
Pacific Northwest Audio Society
Found a very helpful site for SACD reviews. It's called Audiophile Audition http://www.audaud.com/audaud/JUN01/setJUN01.html 
Pacific Northwest Audio Society
A lesson: HE WHO HESITATES. Desided to jump into the SACD ring and purchase a Sony 777ES which I learned is now discontinued. Found one on Audiogon offered for $1700 with seller living near Portland. I nievely offered $1450 for this very hot item....