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  1. 1st Take: Klipsch RP-160M

    Home Audio Speakers
    These arrived a few days ago, and I have been running them 24/7 for a proper break in. My reference CD's are "Matt Bianco, featuring Basia" (matt's mood), "Lee Ritenour" (Wes Bound), and "Gordon Goodwin's The Phat Pack". In addition, a good amount of classical listening was done via a local FM...
  2. Sony's 1st OLED TV, the 2017 A1E series

    HDTV | Video Displays | Processors
    Sony's new A1E OLED TV series will be available in 55", 65" and 77" screen sizes. Our dedicated A1E series webpage is now live. The 1st allocation is launching sooner than expected, but very limited supply.
  3. 1st post new member

    New Member Introductions
    Hi all. I completed my registration to have access to info on Room EQ Wizard. The site took me through steps of registering and now wants me to post 5 times. I don't know the why's and wherefore's of it, but here I am and here's a post. 1 down 4 to go... (and then what?)
  4. BAD MOMS, Arriving on Blu-ray & DVD November 1st

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
  5. I.S.C.T. 1st Images of new dual 8” - 12” PR Enclosure Template Build Up ….

    DIY Speakers
    In all my research over time I have mostly been looking for Driver chassis which are distinctively different and suited in correspondence to some of my own enclosure ideas. The two driver chassis I became extremely interested in, and these I found only a few weeks ago were the ‘Tang Band W8-740P...
  6. FINDING NOAH / Gripping Documentary Narrated by Gary Sinise / Available on DVD on March 1st

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    Los Angeles, CA (February 22, 2016) — Alchemy is proud to announce the home entertainment release of the gripping documentary, FINDING NOAH narrated by Gary Sinise (TV’s “CSI: NY”). Produced by first time director Brent Baum (Whipped, Buying the Cow) and written by Jonathan P. Shaw (Chasing...
  7. FEAR OF DARKNESS/ Starring Penelope Mitchell, Christopher Sommers & Maeve Dermody/ Available on DVD on March 1st

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    AVAILABLE ON DVD ON MARCH 1, 2016 Los Angeles, CA (February 18, 2016) — Alchemy is thrilled to announce the home entertainment release of chilling horror film, THE FEAR OF DARKNESS, starring Penelope Mitchell (Zipper, TV’s “The Vampire Diaries”), Christopher Sommers (Predestination, The Water...
  8. Drunk History Season 3 comes to DVD March 1st

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    Drunk History Season 3 DVD Release DVD & Blu-ray Street Date: 3/1/16 Approx. Runtime: 273 Minutes “Drunk History” presents historical reenactments from A-list talent as told by inebriated storytellers. Drunken and often incoherent narrations provide a unique take on the familiar and...
  9. Noobie with 1st subwoofer question

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    I purchase a new Yamaha RX-A740 7.2 receiver and want to add my first subwoofer, but need some clarification. I noticed some subs have LFE and some don't. Though my receiver has 2 sub outs, nowhere in it's manual does it mention LFE. Should I look for a sub w/ LFE input or can I have a sub w/o...
  10. 1st measurement, questions and interpretation of results

    REW Forum
    So I received a miniDSP UMIK-1 for Christmas and wanted to take some measurements in my home theater room. I read through the long manual for REW and I have to admit that about 95% went way over my head. No big deal, I figure I start easy and basic. I should probably explain my setup. It's a...
  11. Bookshelf Speaker for 1st HT System - Recommendation

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    I purchased the electronics (Yamaha RXA740 & BDS677) for my first HT system. I'm using it with mis-matched speakers I had on hand for now. I'm looking for 4 bookshelf speakers and a center channel from the same manufacturer. My criteria are 5.25" midbass drivers w/ a traditional box cabinet. I...
  12. LOST IN HONG KONG on BD & DVD Mar. 1st

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    A New “Lost” Journey LOST IN HONG KONG The Sequel to Lost in Thailand from Director Xu Zheng Arrives on Blu-ray™, DVD & Digital HD March 1 Bonus Features Include a Blooper Reel and Making-of Featurette PLANO, TEXAS. (January 25, 2016) – From the producers of Lost in Thailand and...
  13. Mr. Robot: The Complete 1st Season - Blu-ray Review

    Official DVD and Blu-ray Reviews
    http://www.hometheatershack.com/gallery/file.php?n=62689 Title: Mr. Robot: The Complete 1st Season Movie: :4.5stars: Video: :4.5stars: Audio: :4.5stars: Extras: :2stars: HTS Overall Score:85 http://www.hometheatershack.com/gallery/file.php?n=62697Summary USA network has...
  14. Narrowed choices of 1st AVR to these 3 ... Please advise me

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    I've narrowed my choice for my first AVR to these 3, and I can still buy them new within my price range. Yamaha RX-A740 Denon AVR-X2100 Marantz NR1605 They all have what I need - basic processing, wi-fi, room correction and a reputation for good sound. My front three speakers...
  15. Help Choosing 1st PJ

    Home Theater Projectors
    Hi All starting my theater build in Jan Room is 26' x 12' x 7' (a bit low). Screen will be on a false wall 3' from front wall. There will be no external light and I normally watch in almost darkness. right now I have Sony 65-inch with bias lighting on and room lights off. Will use to watch...
  16. Don Verdean on Blu-Ray, DVD and Digital HD March 1st

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    Sam Rockwell, Amy Ryan and Jemaine Clement Star in Hilarious Satire of Biblical Proportions Arriving on Blu-ray™, DVD and Digital HD March 1 SANTA MONICA, CA (December 16, 2015) - Sam Rockwell (Iron Man 2), Amy Ryan (Capote) and Jemaine Clement(HBO's "Flight of the Conchords") put a comedic...