I have two from 1985 and still sounding as good as the day they were bought (Kate Bush- Hounds of Love and Sire Straits Brothers in Arms) - what's your oldest CD?
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Changing Faces, the best of 10cc & Godley and Creme, bought in November 1987. Tandy's were demo'ing it through a Realistic CD/amp/speaker combo they were selling for £499, and I decided I was going to buy it as my first CD. It's on its third inner tray and its second hinged front.
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Also cluttering-up the place:
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Dire straits Brothers in arms and Sade Diomond life 1985
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Dire straits Brothers in arms and Sade Diamond life 1985
I bought my first CDs at the same time. A music shop was closing and i did not have a CDP at the time but I bought 10 CDs
One was Pure by the Primitives ripped and listened to often. Another was Boys and Girls By Roxy music. it is unplayable and unrippable but is scratch free.
Not a HiFi Nut. Just has a pile of Nads.
The Prodigy - Experience
It was a Christmas present in 1992.
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32GB Sony NWZ-A846 Walkman > Westone UM3x
Top Gun album - bought circa 1990
I bought about half a dozen back in 1984 at the same time with an Akai CD-A7 Player costing £449.95 & remarkably, it is still working.
The Jazz Singer, Now Thats What I call music 4, The Cars, Lionel Richie Cant Slow Down & a Billy Joel Album which the ex wife had.
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First CD i ever bought, Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams are Made of This (1983).
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Bedroom - Sony KDL-40W2000 + Archos 7 streaming from Windows Home Server 2011, Altec Lansing inAir 5000.
Dining Room - Sonos S5.
Music - HP Proliant Server running WHS 2011 ¦ streaming FLAC to Sonos ZP90 and OPPO 95 via SC-LX85.
Hi Fi - Cyrus 8 XPd QX amp ¦ Cyrus PSX-R power supply acting as Pre Amp ¦ Quad 909 Power Amp ¦ Speakers - Spendor A3 ¦ Logitech Squeezebox Touch upgrade by Fidelity Audio ¦ power supply upgrade by Mains Cables R Us ¦ Power Plant Premier mains regenerator.
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Don't laugh, Rebel MC - Rebel Music 1990
Sonos > M-DAC, Beyerdynamic A1, FiiO E17/E9, HLLY DMK-IV, STAX Lambdas, Denon AH-D5000, Sennheiser HD-600, Beyerdynamic DT770, MCA customs - Magnum V4's, Sennheiser HD-265 linear, Sennheiser CX300-II.
I bought two at the same time from Woolworths in Eltham High St.
Metallica's 'Ride The Lightning' & 'Master Of Puppets'. Unsure of the exact date, but it would have been after 'M.O.P' was released in '86, and before '....And Justice For All' in '88..... So I'll go with '87.
Hi-Fi: Arcam A85, P85, CD192. B&W 602S3, PV1, Grado SR125, Atlas Titan, Hyper 2.0.
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About 92-93 time (I think). And had the Metallica ones like BigChris but about the same time as this one.
Panasonic 50GT50, Pioneer Bdp-lx71, Pioneer Vsx-lx70, B&W FPM Series & B&W PV1.
1985 - Sade, Dire Straits.
Plus Tina Turner - Private Dancer all bought at the same time.
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