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247. Other: I just like that I can buy records at Salvation Army for a buck.
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  -How does vinyl deliver an experience superior to digital? KurtNYC  Dec-05-11 09:43 AM   #0 
  - Vinyl is analog,  MadHound   Dec-05-11 09:45 AM   #1 
  - You got it!  dballance   Dec-05-11 10:15 AM   #10 
  - Not true, you are digital.  originalpckelly   Dec-05-11 11:00 AM   #23 
  - You don't know the definition of digital  MadHound   Dec-05-11 11:06 AM   #29 
  - Analog does not imply that, it implies that an analog of a waveform is being stored and played.  originalpckelly   Dec-05-11 11:16 AM   #32 
     - If the ear mechanism were a digital system as you claim  MadHound   Dec-05-11 11:20 AM   #35 
     - No, they don't.  originalpckelly   Dec-05-11 11:24 AM   #38 
        - Well thank you for linking to a source that backs me up  MadHound   Dec-05-11 11:36 AM   #48 
           - You are getting that wrong a bit...nerve cells, in fact, do fire all or nothing...  yawnmaster   Dec-05-11 08:21 PM   #113 
           - Wow. You've got a LOT better speakers than I can afford.  saras   Dec-06-11 01:55 PM   #174 
     - Do you mind defining your terms? Nothing a M-w.com, for example, corresponds  Romulox   Dec-05-11 11:25 AM   #40 
        - You can indeed have a digital system that is not binary.  originalpckelly   Dec-05-11 11:30 AM   #42 
           - That's not a definition. If you are using the word idiosyncratically, please define your terms! nt  Romulox   Dec-05-11 12:19 PM   #57 
           - Unless you've invented a multiphase transistor  wtmusic   Dec-05-11 11:55 PM   #139 
              - Actually, someone DID invent an analog computer. I read about it in Scientific American.  Leopolds Ghost   Feb-19-12 05:07 PM   #254 
  - NOT human ears. we are clearly analog listeners.  ChairmanAgnostic   Dec-05-11 11:24 AM   #37 
  - Sound is "Sounds Waves" - Analog  dballance   Dec-05-11 02:22 PM   #73 
     - eardrums do vibrate "continuously" but the "hairs" that are triggered by different...  yawnmaster   Dec-05-11 08:26 PM   #115 
     - Not quite that simple  wtmusic   Dec-05-11 11:32 PM   #133 
        - They all converge on a nerve cell and that cell still does an all or nothing fire...  yawnmaster   Dec-06-11 05:52 PM   #183 
     - The wave is analog but the brain converts it to digital..  SkyDaddy7   Dec-06-11 09:45 AM   #162 
  - Yep, perfect.  cliffordu   Dec-05-11 11:36 AM   #47 
  - I love it for "all of the above." (Except the "it doesn't" entry.)  Brickbat   Dec-05-11 09:46 AM   #2 
  - Other.  MineralMan   Dec-05-11 09:48 AM   #3 
  - Other: The artwork  LynneSin   Dec-05-11 09:50 AM   #4 
  - CD > LP > iTunes  tridim   Dec-05-11 09:54 AM   #5 
  - FLAC>SACD>CD  Jello Biafra   Dec-05-11 10:30 AM   #17 
     - I would agree with that but  OriginalGeek   Dec-05-11 12:07 PM   #52 
     - Digital recordings  guitar man   Dec-05-11 07:59 PM   #108 
        - The Beatles FLAC recordings I referred to are 24-bit  Jello Biafra   Dec-05-11 10:14 PM   #125 
           - As far as I know I have no experience  OriginalGeek   Dec-06-11 12:52 PM   #170 
     - AJA is a sonic masterpiece  guitar man   Dec-05-11 07:50 PM   #106 
  - Other: My much larger collection of vinyl. n/t  Scuba   Dec-05-11 09:57 AM   #6 
  - you have to experience it for yourself, a decent needle and  Demonaut   Dec-05-11 09:59 AM   #7 
  - Vinyl is only good under rare circumstances  lbrtbell   Dec-05-11 10:07 AM   #8 
  - For a person with perfect pitch, you really messed up,  MadHound   Dec-05-11 10:12 AM   #9 
  - I totally agree with Madhound.  OriginalGeek   Dec-05-11 10:24 AM   #15 
  - me too. Love the needle drop.  KurtNYC   Dec-05-11 10:58 AM   #22 
     - lol I like it so much  OriginalGeek   Dec-05-11 11:50 AM   #51 
  - Yeah, and after you've had the medium for a little while...  originalpckelly   Dec-05-11 11:05 AM   #28 
  - Well, I'm sorry you don't know how to care for vinyl,  MadHound   Dec-05-11 11:13 AM   #30 
     - Actual research has been done that cannot find a difference between the two.  originalpckelly   Dec-05-11 11:21 AM   #36 
        - Really?  MadHound   Dec-05-11 11:30 AM   #43 
        - The question is whether or not it can actually be picked up by the listener.  originalpckelly   Dec-05-11 11:36 AM   #49 
           - Well, given the bounceback that analog audio is making,  MadHound   Dec-05-11 11:44 AM   #50 
              - I've seen this same story every year for a decade  snooper2   Dec-07-11 09:04 AM   #202 
        - Very Very Few People  ProfessorGAC   Dec-05-11 01:55 PM   #69 
           - Aliasing noises extend quite a bit below the "half sampling rate" threshhold  wtmusic   Dec-06-11 12:40 AM   #143 
           - I can hear 21kHz., it actually drives me nuts!  Odin2005   Dec-06-11 08:14 PM   #188 
           - How do you know? nt  wtmusic   Dec-07-11 12:23 AM   #197 
              - That "mosquito ring tone" website.  Odin2005   Dec-07-11 07:19 AM   #199 
                 - Were you listening on your computer speakers? nt  wtmusic   Dec-07-11 04:10 PM   #212 
                    - yes.  Odin2005   Dec-07-11 06:47 PM   #219 
           - I've not lost most of my high-pitched hearing.  Leopolds Ghost   Feb-19-12 09:01 PM   #255 
  - Asshat audio engineers put that hiss INTO Cds to try to make it sound like vinyl  Cronus Protagonist   Dec-05-11 04:15 PM   #80 
     - Actually it isn't, and it is demonstrably not  MadHound   Dec-05-11 04:47 PM   #86 
        - So you don't hear rumble, wow, dust hits, static, blunt needles, worn plastic and flutter on vinyl?  Cronus Protagonist   Dec-05-11 05:05 PM   #88 
           - Not if you've got good equipment and take care of your vinyl  MadHound   Dec-05-11 06:26 PM   #95 
              - I've worn out about ten Dark Side of the Moon Vinyls  Cronus Protagonist   Dec-05-11 06:37 PM   #96 
                 - Obviously your gear wasn't all that high level,  MadHound   Dec-05-11 06:52 PM   #99 
                 - Thank you. Sometimes better really is better.  mistertrickster   Dec-05-11 10:48 PM   #127 
                 - I built my own amp back in the day  Cronus Protagonist   Dec-06-11 12:31 AM   #141 
                    - Yup, brings back memories. My turntable had a strobe too.  mistertrickster   Dec-06-11 08:10 AM   #153 
                 - Agree that high end digital is better, but...  wtmusic   Dec-05-11 11:48 PM   #137 
                    - That square wave off the trombone will be reproduced better by digital, but I agree with the rest  Cronus Protagonist   Dec-06-11 12:36 AM   #142 
                       - FFF trombones, Hendrix's strat through Marshall cabinets  wtmusic   Dec-06-11 12:50 AM   #145 
  - Lots of bad info in this post. Example: "Make a wav vile (sic) from vinyl..."  Romulox   Dec-05-11 10:17 AM   #12 
  - You can buy a record player that plugs into your computer.  backscatter712   Dec-05-11 10:35 AM   #18 
     - I know. But the Analog to Digital converters have a HUGE impact on the quality of sound you get.  Romulox   Dec-05-11 10:55 AM   #19 
        - Apogee?  BrendaBrick   Dec-05-11 06:47 PM   #98 
        - Oops.  BrendaBrick   Dec-05-11 08:08 PM   #109 
        - I still have a pair of Apogee Duetta Signature speakers in storage  hifiguy   Dec-06-11 04:43 PM   #181 
        - Sweet!  guitar man   Dec-05-11 08:16 PM   #111 
  - I remember the argument that cd's were so tough that you could clean them in a dishwasher  Demonaut   Dec-05-11 10:22 AM   #14 
  - I think people said that because there is a lot of error correction built into Cd's.  originalpckelly   Dec-05-11 11:35 AM   #46 
  - Wow  Occulus   Dec-05-11 11:18 AM   #34 
  - Oh That's So CUTE!  NashVegas   Dec-05-11 12:24 PM   #58 
  - More importantly - you need good ears to make it sound good.  wtmusic   Dec-05-11 11:18 PM   #131 
  - What does "perfect pitch" have to do  Le Taz Hot   Dec-06-11 09:24 AM   #158 
  - A non-technical reply  SOS   Dec-05-11 10:15 AM   #11 
  - Children of Boomers discovered vinyls a few years ago and seem to like them as much  in_cog_ni_to   Dec-05-11 10:20 AM   #13 
  - Thankfully 8-tracks have gone the way of the dodo  wtmusic   Dec-06-11 10:18 AM   #163 
  - Other - more authentic. The imperfections are closer to "live". ALSO...  HopeHoops   Dec-05-11 10:29 AM   #16 
  - Strawberry Fields  unionworks   Dec-05-11 10:55 AM   #20 
  - I have both  yesphan   Dec-05-11 10:57 AM   #21 
  - mmm, khorns.  uncle ray   Dec-06-11 01:33 AM   #148 
  - Here's a link to the k horn upgrades  yesphan   Dec-06-11 07:38 AM   #151 
  - Another Klipsch user here: Chorus II w/ Crites titanium tweeters.  Romulox   Dec-06-11 12:47 PM   #169 
  - Modern equipment stinks. My Technics SL1200 (1972) and Kenwood 9100 (1977) are works of art.  Romulox   Dec-05-11 11:00 AM   #24 
  - Beautiful! I am thinking about restoring an old Pioneer PL-550 turntable that is beautiful  BoWanZi   Dec-05-11 11:33 AM   #45 
  - That Pioneer is a beaut!  Romulox   Dec-05-11 12:18 PM   #56 
     - Thanks, only dilemma is that I also have a somewhat more modern Technics direct drive as well  BoWanZi   Dec-05-11 01:18 PM   #65 
     - The following may or may not interest you  Romulox   Dec-07-11 01:31 PM   #207 
     - EchoWars is da man.  B3Nut   Dec-08-11 09:24 PM   #236 
  - Bought my husband the Technics MK5G1200's seven years ago..  lildreamer316   Dec-05-11 04:33 PM   #84 
  - Can't believe the mighty "Wheels of Steel" are discontinued.  Romulox   Dec-06-11 12:38 PM   #166 
  - I have an old pioneer (1980) receiver that is far superior to anything you can get today.  lumberjack_jeff   Dec-06-11 09:41 AM   #160 
     - There's talk among vintage gear lovers--everything seems to have changed around 1981ish...  Romulox   Dec-06-11 12:41 PM   #167 
        - Ronald Reagan. n/t  lumberjack_jeff   Dec-06-11 01:30 PM   #171 
        - Here's mine  lumberjack_jeff   Dec-06-11 01:46 PM   #172 
        - Since we are showing off our "stuff"  snooper2   Dec-07-11 09:34 AM   #203 
        - I put a Nakamichi CD-400 deck in an older car recently, to maintain a close to stock appearance  Romulox   Dec-07-11 01:35 PM   #210 
        - I remember SAE!  hifiguy   Dec-07-11 04:43 PM   #217 
        - Very nice piece. Thanks for sharing the photo! nt  Romulox   Dec-07-11 01:32 PM   #208 
        - It is very sad, I remember thinking in the late '80s how old and dated '70s era stuff looked  BoWanZi   Dec-07-11 11:18 AM   #206 
  - RIAA equalization, vacuum tube amplifiers, and lost engineering arts...  hunter   Dec-05-11 11:02 AM   #25 
  - Nostalgia and nothing more.  originalpckelly   Dec-05-11 11:02 AM   #26 
  - Magic  AngryAmish   Dec-05-11 11:04 AM   #27 
  - SO is an engineer and audiophile  supernova   Dec-05-11 11:14 AM   #31 
  - ...and I have to respectfully disagree with you...  lildreamer316   Dec-05-11 04:38 PM   #85 
  - converting analogue-to-digital  davekriss   Dec-05-11 11:16 AM   #33 
  - It has been YEARS since I was doing any of that kind of thing but  OriginalGeek   Dec-05-11 12:17 PM   #55 
  - i've been looking into behringer products.  uncle ray   Dec-06-11 01:42 AM   #150 
  - Behringer stuff can be utter crap. You can do a lot better for not much money.  Edweird   Dec-06-11 09:33 AM   #159 
  - Personally, I suggest avoiding USB. If you have a desktop get a PCI slot card.  Edweird   Dec-06-11 09:41 AM   #161 
  - It all depends on the mixing and mastering  thelordofhell   Dec-05-11 11:24 AM   #39 
  - Exactly. Most of the time it's just the amount of compression used.  originalpckelly   Dec-05-11 11:26 AM   #41 
  - I can actually listen to my vinyls.  madamesilverspurs   Dec-05-11 11:32 AM   #44 
  - with the right cord, perhaps you could import the LPs to your computer  KurtNYC   Dec-05-11 03:59 PM   #79 
  - Digital to Vinyl  FreeJoe   Dec-05-11 12:13 PM   #53 
  - Vinyl and cassette don't clip the peaks off of the sound waves. Engineers have mostly compensated  Erose999   Dec-05-11 12:16 PM   #54 
  - Neither does digital  guitar man   Dec-06-11 04:38 PM   #180 
     - No, but with digital it involves gain-riding or  hifiguy   Dec-07-11 04:40 PM   #216 
        - There's no reason to get anywhere near digital clipping  guitar man   Dec-07-11 06:04 PM   #218 
  - pioneer sliver  simmonsj811   Dec-05-11 12:29 PM   #59 
  - The pics on that site are just awesome  tridim   Dec-05-11 01:13 PM   #64 
     - Yeah i couldn't afford  simmonsj811   Dec-05-11 02:59 PM   #74 
  - MP3's are the McDonalds of audio  OwnedByFerrets   Dec-05-11 12:33 PM   #60 
  - And why that format is "good enough" for those with ipods.  kentauros   Dec-06-11 09:09 PM   #192 
  - Funny You Should Post This  NashVegas   Dec-05-11 12:34 PM   #61 
  - It's not.  taught_me_patience   Dec-05-11 12:38 PM   #62 
  - when buying vinyl, i had to return about a third of the discs....skipped, popped  spanone   Dec-05-11 12:40 PM   #63 
  - Back in 'The Day'  OxQQme   Dec-05-11 01:39 PM   #66 
  - Raised on vinyl...  JuniperLea   Dec-05-11 01:46 PM   #67 
  - Sales of CDs are down because the digital is easily pirated.  JVS   Dec-05-11 01:50 PM   #68 
  - Bootlegs  NashVegas   Dec-05-11 05:51 PM   #91 
     - Shitty deals on music spawned a generation that won't pay for it.  JVS   Dec-05-11 05:56 PM   #93 
  - My hearing's all shot to hell from loud guitar amps,  OnyxCollie   Dec-05-11 02:04 PM   #70 
  - Album Art and pimply teens playing DJ at the prom's sound-mixer  LanternWaste   Dec-05-11 02:13 PM   #71 
  - I like CDs better than MP3s. Don't like compression.  Manifestor_of_Light   Dec-05-11 02:19 PM   #72 
  - then you'll like vinyl more  Demonaut   Dec-05-11 03:01 PM   #75 
  - One major difference  thucythucy   Dec-05-11 03:09 PM   #76 
  - +1.  wtmusic   Dec-06-11 09:17 AM   #156 
  - The argument I've heard is that Digital cuts off the high and low ends of the spectrum  Taverner   Dec-05-11 03:30 PM   #77 
  - You mention high bitrate digital audio files  BrendaBrick   Dec-05-11 07:27 PM   #101 
  - On iTunes I chose for it to show bitrate  Taverner   Dec-05-11 07:41 PM   #104 
     - Hmmm.  BrendaBrick   Dec-05-11 07:46 PM   #105 
     - You have control of the quality of file you create when you import into Itunes.  Romulox   Dec-06-11 12:35 PM   #164 
     - You might also like the player "JetAudio".  kentauros   Dec-06-11 09:21 PM   #193 
  - Digital actually presents low end more accurately.  wtmusic   Dec-06-11 12:11 AM   #140 
  - You can't surf on a staircase -- A wave is not a series of individual values  KurtNYC   Dec-05-11 03:56 PM   #78 
  - that depends on the size of the PCM. though, doesn't it?  Warren DeMontague   Dec-05-11 04:18 PM   #81 
  - And what about sample rate and DACs?  darkstar3   Dec-05-11 08:11 PM   #110 
     - Bit depth is where it's at with pcm digital  guitar man   Dec-05-11 08:47 PM   #118 
  - FLAC audio files are actually quite good, but can be 50-100 MB per song.  phleshdef   Dec-05-11 04:22 PM   #82 
  - And you can get a 1Tb drive now for under $100.  kentauros   Dec-06-11 09:26 PM   #194 
  - Analog was that 4th gen copy of the Dead at the Frost you copied from your roommate  Warren DeMontague   Dec-05-11 04:22 PM   #83 
  - better sound, perhaps--experience not so much  fishwax   Dec-05-11 04:50 PM   #87 
  - Here.  kentauros   Dec-06-11 09:30 PM   #195 
  - My ears are too roached to tell the difference.  Kurmudgeon   Dec-05-11 05:41 PM   #89 
  - Vinyl provides a good nostalgic experience for us "oldies"  etherealtruth   Dec-05-11 05:49 PM   #90 
  - overtones and harmonics  madokie   Dec-05-11 05:54 PM   #92 
  - I have a vinyl-to-digital setup, and I've wondered..  stuntcat   Dec-05-11 06:11 PM   #94 
  - Of course it will never be the same  guitar man   Dec-05-11 09:07 PM   #121 
  - First, to address the poll question:  BrendaBrick   Dec-05-11 06:42 PM   #97 
  - I am big. It's the pictures that got small.  dimbear   Dec-05-11 06:57 PM   #100 
  - It depends  guitar man   Dec-05-11 07:39 PM   #102 
  - Funny that you use the term: "Great Performance"  BrendaBrick   Dec-05-11 07:57 PM   #107 
     - exactly  guitar man   Dec-05-11 08:20 PM   #112 
        - Yep.  BrendaBrick   Dec-05-11 08:47 PM   #119 
           - Yes  guitar man   Dec-05-11 09:14 PM   #122 
  - Like so many other things, there's a curve involved.  darkstar3   Dec-05-11 07:39 PM   #103 
  - As a Musician with PP I want to add my 3 sense.  BlueJazz   Dec-05-11 08:26 PM   #114 
  - Yep  guitar man   Dec-05-11 08:40 PM   #117 
     - Very Nice!.....Very Cool!  BlueJazz   Dec-05-11 10:01 PM   #124 
        - Thanks  guitar man   Dec-06-11 01:41 AM   #149 
  - FWIW..  sendero   Dec-05-11 08:27 PM   #116 
  - old tech is neither  guitar man   Dec-05-11 08:54 PM   #120 
  - I have nothing against vinyl..  sendero   Dec-06-11 05:27 PM   #182 
     - Well performed music  guitar man   Dec-06-11 07:43 PM   #185 
  - +1 Agreed. nt  mistertrickster   Dec-05-11 11:07 PM   #128 
  - I converted my vinyl music collection to digital  Generic Brad   Dec-05-11 09:18 PM   #123 
  - Vinyl sucks.  mistertrickster   Dec-05-11 10:36 PM   #126 
  - You really have no idea what you're talking about  wtmusic   Dec-05-11 11:14 PM   #129 
     - The poster is correct, the love of vinyl is all in their minds for a time long gone!  Logical   Dec-05-11 11:35 PM   #134 
        - Ah, another connoissieur of sow's ears.  wtmusic   Dec-05-11 11:39 PM   #135 
  - Okay, let me get this straight...  jmowreader   Dec-05-11 11:14 PM   #130 
  - All the "stairsteps" do go away, to some extent  wtmusic   Dec-05-11 11:21 PM   #132 
  - In reality  guitar man   Dec-06-11 12:41 AM   #144 
     - Or vice versa  wtmusic   Dec-06-11 12:59 AM   #146 
        - damn I'm jealous  guitar man   Dec-06-11 01:16 AM   #147 
  - I have both, and this one sounds way better.  trackfan   Dec-05-11 11:41 PM   #136 
  - Many superiorities, some distinct weaknesses  saras   Dec-05-11 11:49 PM   #138 
  - Vinyl sounds more like real life to me.  Lyric   Dec-06-11 07:51 AM   #152 
  - Check this out.  wtmusic   Dec-06-11 09:08 AM   #154 
  - It only works if you have special hipster ears  Lance_Boyle   Dec-06-11 09:11 AM   #155 
  - No, it just takes listening to a considerable amount of music.  wtmusic   Dec-06-11 09:24 AM   #157 
  - Not everything is a competition, dude. Some of us just like music. nt  Romulox   Dec-06-11 12:36 PM   #165 
  - One can't discover back-masking on digital...  T S Justly   Dec-06-11 12:41 PM   #168 
  - sure ya can  OriginalGeek   Dec-06-11 01:51 PM   #173 
     - You can even do it in Windows Sound Recorder (or whatever the Windows 7 equivalent is)  saras   Dec-06-11 02:02 PM   #175 
  - In sophisticated audio circles, in which I have run for many years,  hifiguy   Dec-06-11 02:02 PM   #176 
  - Omg, Frank Barone was right about his records!  EFerrari   Dec-06-11 02:06 PM   #177 
  - Open-reel tape? You mean the stuff that starts shedding oxide in as little as 10 years?  wtmusic   Dec-06-11 07:44 PM   #186 
     - Umm, pro-grade tapes do not begin shedding oxide in 10 years.  hifiguy   Dec-07-11 08:53 AM   #200 
        - Umm, do you work at the Library of Congress?  wtmusic   Dec-07-11 03:56 PM   #211 
           - All I know is that reissues of RCA, EMI, Decca/London and Mercury  hifiguy   Dec-07-11 04:37 PM   #215 
              - That Cole/Shearing tape you heard was a third generation copy  wtmusic   Dec-08-11 10:13 AM   #231 
                 - It isn't a question of snobbery.  hifiguy   Dec-08-11 11:35 AM   #233 
                    - Of course you don't consider A/B tests to be valid.  wtmusic   Dec-08-11 08:07 PM   #235 
                       - Actually, 1/4" 1/2 track can sound quite good  guitar man   Dec-09-11 04:19 PM   #237 
                          - You are so right.  hifiguy   Dec-09-11 04:41 PM   #238 
                          - There are some nice decks there  guitar man   Dec-09-11 07:09 PM   #239 
                          - Yes it can - at 30ips.  wtmusic   Dec-09-11 07:49 PM   #240 
                             - Ah, if the reels have sides  guitar man   Dec-09-11 09:50 PM   #242 
                                - In 1986-87 when DAT machines showed up  wtmusic   Dec-10-11 04:27 PM   #243 
                                   - I've still got my dat  guitar man   Dec-10-11 06:18 PM   #248 
  - More advantages of vinyl...  saras   Dec-06-11 02:11 PM   #178 
  - Other: Taste  TheKentuckian   Dec-06-11 02:14 PM   #179 
  - Vinyl definitely tastes better than the cheap plastic CDs...  yawnmaster   Dec-06-11 05:54 PM   #184 
     - Ya gotta boil em with about an ounce of vinegar, salt to taste, and a lil crushed red pepper  TheKentuckian   Dec-07-11 10:38 AM   #204 
        - yeah, do that if you want to destroy all the vitamins in them. eom  yawnmaster   Dec-07-11 07:48 PM   #222 
  - Vinyl was way better for classical and jazz.  Mimosa   Dec-06-11 07:46 PM   #187 
  - Usually I can't tell the difference except for one thing.  Quartermass   Dec-06-11 08:18 PM   #189 
  - Vinyl sucks, it is hissy and wears out quicky.  Odin2005   Dec-06-11 08:27 PM   #190 
  - What does "chop up the harmonics" mean?  Canuckistanian   Dec-06-11 08:33 PM   #191 
  - Beats me  guitar man   Dec-06-11 09:50 PM   #196 
  - Digital recording systems use sampled points to  hifiguy   Dec-07-11 11:09 AM   #205 
     - We know that...  jmowreader   Dec-07-11 10:12 PM   #226 
     - No, you cannot *ever* capture the original with a reproduction. Ever.  boppers   Dec-10-11 06:39 PM   #249 
  - Did some blind testing tonight, inspired by this thread  guitar man   Dec-07-11 02:21 AM   #198 
  - thanks for sharing  KurtNYC   Dec-07-11 08:56 AM   #201 
  - Cool  guitar man   Dec-07-11 04:28 PM   #214 
  - A very 'musical' evaluation.  wtmusic   Dec-07-11 04:17 PM   #213 
  - I like morals to a story...  BrendaBrick   Dec-07-11 07:40 PM   #220 
     - Thanks :)  guitar man   Dec-07-11 08:59 PM   #224 
        - "Adapt or die  BrendaBrick   Dec-07-11 09:21 PM   #225 
           - I remember well  guitar man   Dec-07-11 11:21 PM   #228 
              - Well hey - if it works, it works.  BrendaBrick   Dec-07-11 11:54 PM   #229 
                 - There's something to be said for "live in the studio"  guitar man   Dec-08-11 12:26 AM   #230 
                    - Little late in responding and who knows if you'll even see this...  BrendaBrick   Dec-12-11 04:48 PM   #252 
  - If you're in your 20's maybe it sounds better  DainBramaged   Dec-07-11 01:33 PM   #209 
  - It's just more catharsis for people who don't want to let go of the past.  FLAprogressive   Dec-07-11 07:43 PM   #221 
  - Ease of digital recording and portability make it possible for millions more to produce good music.  Hoyt   Dec-07-11 07:53 PM   #223 
  - Sound snobs. All.  Zanzoobar   Dec-07-11 10:14 PM   #227 
  - Check out this homemade disc-cutting lathe using a NAIL  wtmusic   Dec-08-11 11:17 AM   #232 
  - Wow, I'm impressed  guitar man   Dec-08-11 03:04 PM   #234 
  - You're all fucking stupid. Please shut up. The music is starting...  Throd   Dec-09-11 07:58 PM   #241 
  - I can't hear the music, your whiny-ass complaining is too loud.  wtmusic   Dec-10-11 04:51 PM   #246 
  - Well, that's good to know all my records won't be completely  hyphenate   Dec-10-11 04:34 PM   #244 
  - Agreed.  BrendaBrick   Dec-12-11 04:58 PM   #253 
  - I know it's sacrilege...  CJCRANE   Dec-10-11 04:49 PM   #245 
  - Other: I just like that I can buy records at Salvation Army for a buck.  harun   Dec-10-11 04:53 PM   #247 
  - Two words: Loudness wars  killbotfactory   Dec-10-11 08:06 PM   #250 
     - If you want good quality compressed audio, I suggest ogg vorbis  LTR   Dec-11-11 08:57 AM   #251 
 

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