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Forum: Headphones | Head Gear   07-23-16, 09:30 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,142
Posted By hwkn
Re: The OPPO PM-2 Planar Magnetic Headphone Giveaway Discussion Thread

If I win these headphones they'll be my main headphones while my Grado's will be my back ups and my Sennheiser CX 400 II's will be the back ups to my back ups and my Sennheiser HD 485's will be...
Forum: CD-BD-DVD Music | Vinyl Records   07-21-16, 12:34 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,611
Posted By hwkn
Re: Music on blu-ray?

The Elton John Goodbye Yellowbrick Road,The Who's Quadrophenia,Yes-Fragile,Close To The Edge and The Yes Album,any of the King Crimson Blu rays[included in the corresponding boxed sets] are all worth...
Forum: CD-BD-DVD Music | Vinyl Records   07-16-16, 05:59 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,611
Posted By hwkn
Re: Music on blu-ray?

I know this is an old thread but the latest set of music on Blu ray that i've purchased as of late is the Chicago Quadio boxed set.[it's well worth tracking down imho]
Forum: Headphones | Head Gear   07-16-16, 10:32 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,142
Posted By hwkn
Re: The OPPO PM-2 Planar Magnetic Headphone Giveaway Qualification Thread

I'd love to win these headphones if for no other reason than to see how they'd compare to my Grado SR 125e headphones.[i'd imagine they'd be equal to if not better than the Grados]
Forum: Headphones | Head Gear   12-15-15, 11:47 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 24,615
Posted By hwkn
Re: Which headphones do you currently use?

I picked up a pair of Grado SR125e's yesterday.[so that's my current pair]
Forum: Speaker and Subwoofer Reviews   10-20-13, 07:19 PM
Replies: 1,074
Views: 108,283
Posted By hwkn
Re: The Official $2,500 Speaker Evaluation / Home Audition Event

I too would love to be there but seeing as i'm nowhere near there i'll just have to wait for the results to be reported on in here.[should be an interesting read]
Forum: Home Audio Speakers   10-20-13, 07:19 PM
Replies: 1,087
Views: 182,001
Posted By hwkn
Re: The Official $2,500 Speaker Evaluation / Home Audition Event

I too would love to be there but seeing as i'm nowhere near there i'll just have to wait for the results to be reported on in here.[should be an interesting read]
Forum: CD Players | Turntables   09-04-13, 10:45 PM
Replies: 1,420
Views: 147,816
Posted By hwkn
Re: Right This Minute! What's in your player... or on your table?

Steven Wilson-Get All You Deserve(Blu ray)amazing performance amazing 5.1 mix this is one disc that'll test your system(if you don't have it go get it as soon as you are able you won't be...
Forum: CD Players | Turntables   09-04-13, 09:40 PM
Replies: 1,420
Views: 147,816
Posted By hwkn
Re: Right This Minute! What's in your player... or on your table?

The Who-Endless Wire[this album's far better than I thought it would be imho]
Forum: CD-BD-DVD Music | Vinyl Records   09-04-13, 09:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,350
Posted By hwkn
Re: Porcupine tree

I saw them at an in store performance back in 1998 when they were touring behing their Stupid Dream album[got the cd and a poster autographed by 3 of the members of the band].Even in an acoustic...
Forum: Headphones | Head Gear   08-18-13, 06:34 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 24,615
Posted By hwkn
Re: Which headphones do you currently use?

My current headphones are Sennheiser CX400 II's but I also have a pair of Sennheiser HD485 's as a back up in case something happens to the CX 400 II's.[better to be safe than sorry as they say]
Forum: Home Audio Subwoofers   08-18-13, 06:01 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 18,633
Posted By hwkn
Re: Power Sound Audio Triax Giveaway

I'd love to win that sub but I doubt it'd fit in the space i'd have to put it in.[i'd be between a rock and a hard place so to speak]
Forum: Two Channel Audio   08-17-13, 07:51 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 8,687
Posted By hwkn
Re: What's your favorite format?

My favorite audio format's cd but Blu ray's a close 2nd.
Forum: Home Theater, Audio and Video News   08-17-13, 07:33 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,134
Posted By hwkn
Re: $3 million home theater, 4 years in the making

If I were to spend that kind of money on a home theater i'd of gone with a 4k projector.
Forum: CD-BD-DVD Music | Vinyl Records   08-17-13, 07:21 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 25,130
Posted By hwkn
Re: What's your all time favorite group/band?

My 5 favorite bands are.....The Grateful Dead,Pink Floyd,Rush,Deep Purple and King Crimson.[if I were to add a 6th it'd be Yes]
Forum: Two Channel Audio   08-17-13, 04:31 PM
Replies: 375
Views: 79,204
Posted By hwkn
Re: The Official $1,000 Speaker Evaluation / Home Audition Event

I voted for the Klipsch speakers because they're among the best speakers one can buy at that price imho.
Forum: CD Players | Turntables   10-30-11, 10:07 AM
Replies: 1,420
Views: 147,816
Posted By hwkn
Re: Right This Minute! What's in your player... or on your table?

Steven Wilson-Grace For Drowning[Blu ray]
Forum: CD-BD-DVD Music | Vinyl Records   10-28-11, 07:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,518
Posted By hwkn
Re: Demo CDs/SADVDs

If you want another amazing Blu ray check out the Peter Gabriel New Blood Live In London disc.[it's as good if not better than the Dave Matthews disc]
Forum: Home Theater System Recommendations   07-03-11, 07:36 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,409
Posted By hwkn
Re: From your cold, dead fingers...

My Advents have wood on the top and bottom[not sure if it's oak though].
Forum: Home Theater System Recommendations   07-02-11, 07:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,409
Posted By hwkn
Re: From your cold, dead fingers...

Probably my Advent Baby II speakers[i've had em since 1985 and they sound as good as they day I got em].
Forum: AV Home Theater   03-26-11, 10:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,891
Posted By hwkn
Re: TV over Phone line, Thoughts?

If it's anything like Uverse[which I have btw] it should be pretty good as far as picture quality goes.
Forum: Blu-ray | DVD | Disc Media Players   02-08-11, 08:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,788
Posted By hwkn
Re: Cannot play Blu-Ray disc in Dolby Digital

Some do but some only do the Dolby Digital in 2.0 but the DTS in 5.1.......you might have to give up the 5.1 until you get a new receiver.
Forum: Blu-ray | DVD | Disc Media Players   02-08-11, 06:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,788
Posted By hwkn
Re: Cannot play Blu-Ray disc in Dolby Digital

Your receiver has to have a DTS decoder to play the DTS track[if so then go to the disc's menu click on the DTS logo make sure your receiver's on DTS and you're set]......you might have to put your...
Forum: AV Home Theater   01-24-11, 07:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,219
Posted By hwkn
Re: static with the Steelers game

I'll bet it was a local issue since there was no static here in the Chicago area.
Forum: Home Audio Speakers   01-04-11, 07:09 PM
Replies: 333
Views: 68,306
Posted By hwkn
Re: How much did your speaker system cost?

My system cost somewhere in the $700-$800 range[Advent Baby II's in front,Boston Acoustic center speaker,Yamaha YST-SW60 sub and Boston Acoustic A40 Series II's in the rear].
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