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Streaming for Dummies
It’s so inexpensive to try streaming today, even if you are not confident your network will be able to support it. The WIIM Mini costs only $89 on Amazon and the WIIM Pro is only $149. You might even find either, second hand, for even less. The WI... 
Looking to upgrade Adcom GFA555: Parasound?
I'm not a fan of Parasound. Have you considered having the Adcom rebuilt and upgraded? The two techs that I'm familiar with who upgrade the GFA-555 are John Hillig at Musical Concepts and Chris Hoppe at Hoppe's Brain. Both are well respected and ... 
Whats on your turntable tonight?
The Doobie Brothers - "What Were Once Vices are Now Habits" All killer, no filler....  
Bananas rule, spades drool. End of discussion.
TL-DR - But low mass BFA style bananas are my favorite. Logically, they just make sense. They have a high rate of contact, they are sprung, so they put a constant outward force on the inside of the binding post, and they are inexpensive. In fact, ... 
Which turntable? Pro-Ject or VPI?
VPI  
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Elton John - "Rock of the Westies"  
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Elton John - "Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy"  
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Kraftwerk - "Autobahn"  
Tune of the Day
The Smithereens - "In a Lonely Place"      
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Smithereens - "Especially for You"  
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Hooters - "Nervous Night"  
Whats playing on your system today?
The Hold Steady - "Boys and Girls in America"  
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Daniel Lanois - "Acadie"  
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Klaatu - S/T  
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500 Miles to Memphis - "Blessed Be the Damned"