Responses from s1nn3r

Essence Electrostatic Speakers...A Bold Statement
I think Essence Company is blowing hot air with out facts to back it up. 
why do people feel the need to buy expensive cable
I'll never understand why some people can put every person and system into one group just because they are unable to hear a difference. If you're unable to hear a difference, so be it. But don't put us all in your group. The OP has an opinion whic... 
Anybody into 80s big music?
Dayglow,Sorry. The Call isn't my cup of tea. I have more to list like Dire Straits, Journey, Hall & Oats, Human League, Chaka Khan, Wham, Nena.......it's just too many to put it all in. 80's music + beer + chicken wings + audio nerd friends = ... 
Cars. What does the typical audiophile drive?
I drive a Toyota Prius but......link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sPP_Jp1s17U 
Anybody into 80s big music?
I'm born in the 70's so 80's music is a big part of my childhood. I also like 70's from my parents playlist. I guess those who don't like 80's are older generations. Just like how we feel about most of this era' music is garbage.To many to list bu... 
MAC Mini video via HDMI & audio via USB?
Thats the set up I have on my Mac Mini. HDMI to TV then USB to my DAC. You can set this up through system preference in your Mac. 
Any HE Speakers with Sonus Faber Sound?
Charles1dad,Do you know if Tonian Labs Is going out of business? The website states they don't distribute most of their main product like Supra, PHY-HP and AER. Just curious. 
Any HE Speakers with Sonus Faber Sound?
10-04-15: MechansThe sound will be different, with the SET almost requirement of Horn loaded drivers or very efficient full range single driver speakers. I think that they are an acquired taste.Mechans (Threads | Answers | This Thread)Not true. Hi... 
Amplifier for Tannoy Turnberry GR
Mmarshall,I just got my Manley Neo-Classic 300B preamp and 2 Chinook for my MM and MC cartridge. Will put them together as soon as I'm able. 
Amplifier for Tannoy Turnberry GR
I am using Manley Neo250 on my Tannoy Kensington GR. Very very satisfied, no plans of replacing it ever. 
Sonus Faber Olympica III vs. Cremona M
Interesting topic. Hopefully Sonus Faber can chime in. I heard both in different rooms at different time. Olympica III paired with Mcintosh. Cremona M paired with Manley. I prefer the sound of Cremona M. It also could be the integration between am... 
Sun Audio Importer
No one is selling the SV300BSM. Must be a keeper amp. 
Question RE: Mac does not detect Ayre QB-9 DAC
Same thing happened to my Macintosh C48 but everything was back to normal after I unplugged the C48 and waited 60 seconds to power it back on. 
Speakers with closest sound of Tannoy KensingtonGR
Dave,I was actually thinking Innovation Compact with double tonearm for MM and MC catridge. 
Speakers with closest sound of Tannoy KensingtonGR
Thank you Sebrof. The only thing I upgraded was the Clearaudio Concept to Clearaudio Performance DC with Concerto V2 cartridge.