Responses from tngiloy

One box music server solution with i2s output
A bit out of my price range.  Guess I'll keep looking. Thanks.  
One box music server solution with i2s output
Thanks for the suggestions, but both the Hi-Fi Rose and PS audio units would just replace the Matrix Audio I'm using as a ddc now. They do offer more features, but nothing I want or need. It would not reduce the box count. I'm surprised that ther... 
What to do with a large collection
Please consider ripping your cd's before selling or giving them away. By using flac or another lossless codec you can keep a collection that would take up many shelves or boxes in an external hd that's the size of a pack of cigarettes for future e... 
I Cried Today
I wish this forum allowed 'likes' or 'thumbs-up'. This thread would get as many as I was allowed to give. Thanks for a letting me share in your sadness, your joy and your love of music.  
The greatest Pop song yet written and recorded.
I wish there were a way to upvote the submissions, since I agree with many of the submissions. As a geezer I'd like to add- Pretty Woman- Roy Orbison Sitting on the Dock of the Bay- Otis Redding Little Wing- Jimi Hendrix    
Taylor Swift Concert Prices
Just for fun I dug out an old ticket stub from a Dire Straits concert at Red Rocks from 9/4/1985. $14.30. Taking inflation into account that ticket would be $42. Think I'll  buy a BR and enjoy in my HT. Chair is more comfortable. Beer is much che... 
What is the proper loudness for listening?
How about you all put away the SPL meters and turn the music volume up or down to the point you enjoy the listening experience. If the level you enjoy listening at bothers someone else, put on earphones.  
Suggest one obsure album we all should hear
Lowell George's solo album. Thanks, I'll Eat It Here  
Neil Young calls out Tidal
The good news is that Spotify has all of Joe Rogan's albums.  
’I Can’t Stop the Rain’ Lowell George from his solo album -Thanks I’ll Eat It Here.’Little Wing’ Jimi Hendrix- Axis Bold as Love.’Albatross’ (Peter Green’s) Fleetwood Mac- Pious Bird of Good Omen 
Most rooms don’t need acoustical treatment.
I agree with the OP.You do not need any room treatments. At least not while you’re using your headphones. 
Suggest one obsure album we all should hear
Lowell George- Thanks, I'll Eat It Here 
Thinking about a new, lower end CD Player
You didn't mention what other components you have in the system you want to add the new CD player to. If you have a Bluray or DVD player in that system chances are very good that player will also be able to play CD's and you can save your money to... 
Favorite guitar players not named......
Peter GreenJohnny WinterMark KnophlerDan Auerbachand did I mention, Peter Green