Despite the many distractions of all the LPs I've listened to this week, there's currently only one show in town, vinyl wise:
Jim James' Regions Of Light and Sounds Of God. It's wonderful.
Roksan Caspian Pre amp, Caspian Mono Power amp x 2, NAD M51 DAC, B&W 805 Signature, Roksan Radius turntable, Denon-1713UD, MF phono & headphone amps, PS3, Mac/AE/Apple TV
Flash - The Official Adventures of Grandmaster Flash
James Blake - James Blake
Rega Planar 2 (Inspire Quest upgrade) with Nagaoka MP-150 cartridge, into Graham Slee Era Gold V
Arcam cd73, Squeezebox Touch fed by 2t Vortexbox, CD and Touch into Rega Dac, Arcam A80, Mission 773se Speakers
Here's a little taster of what I have been spinning this week...
Appetite for Destruction - Guns n Roses
Green - Rem (fantastic sounding original pressing)
Dust Bowl - Joe bonamassa
Wasting Light - Foo Fighters
Axis Love As Bold - Jimi Hendrix (ltd ed 180g reprint, sounds great!)
The Joshua Tree - U2
Rivals - Cinemechanica
Arc -Everything Everything
Quadrophenia - The Who
Synology 212j, Sonos Connect, Leema Elements Dac, Pro-Ject Debut, Arcam A38, Kef R100, Chord cables
`Stephanie De Sykes` - Stephanie De Sykes This album includes `We`ll Find Our Day`. A lovely song which I used to be very fond of and somehow forgot about for many years! Been enjoying rediscovering it.
AV:- Denon AVR-2113 Receiver, Kef 1005.2 speaker package, Apple TV (3rd Gen), PS3 Slim, Sky HD, Panasonic TX-42UT30 TV.
HiFi:- Denon PMA-355UK, Technics SL-1900 turntable, HTPC, Mission 733i speakers.
Armed Forces - Elvis Costello & The Attractions
Source 1) "Inspired" Manticore Mantra turntable c/w Rega RB 301 arm, Goldring 1042 MM Cartridge, Graham Slee Reflex M phono stage, Graham Slee CuSat 50 interconnect
Source 2) Cyrus CD8 SE CD player
Source 3) iTunes (ALAC), iMac, Devolo Homeplugs, Apple TV3, Toslink, Arcam rDAC
Source 4) Technics SL-7 linear tracking turntable.
Roksan Kandy L3 amp, Spendor A5 speakers.
Other rooms: more Airport Expresses and Homeplugs with Denon AV system and Denon Mini system.
Yeasayer - Fragrant World
Paul Weller - At The BBC (all 6 sides)
The Official Adventures of Grandmaster Flash
Django Django - Django Django
Bloc Party - Four
New Order - Lost Sirens
Jeff Buckley - Grace
Gang Gang Dance - Eye Contact
Bat For Lashes - The Haunted Man
Cocteau Twins - Heaven or Las Vegas
Awaiting delivery of the new Foals album
Money For Nothing - Dire Straits
Santana - Abraxas
Marantz SR5023 - Marantz CD5003 - Project Debut Carbon Turntable Black gloss with acrylic platter & Rega Mini phono stage with Atlas Element Integra cables;Monitor Audio RX1 Black gloss Speakers.-Chord Carnival speaker cables.Atacama Nexus 7 speaker stands. Crystal Accoustics BluDAC streamer
The Doors - The Doors
Strange Days - The Doors
Kingdom Of Rust - Doves
The Beatles - Please Please Me (got this from church fair for 50p original Mono version sounds great)
The Who - Quadrophenia
The Stranglers - Black and White
The Fall - Country on the Click.
Rega RP1 Golding 2100 Cart. Marantz pm6004. Marantz cd6004. MA BX2s,AEX
This Will Destroy You - Young Mountain.
What an EP.
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