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  Alberto Sanchez
  Magerit, Iberia
  Pioneer AVXS 2 (explosive space modulator)
4 (YES ONLY 4!!) JBL E80 Cherry
Oppo 980 dvd sacd thru hdmi
Technics SL-QL1 Linear Tracking TT
Pioneer CLD-D925 Laserdisc player

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Genesis 1976-1982        (4 of 9 found this review helpful)
  June 17, 2010

Fellow members who are reading this know about this music and what to expect here, so I'm not going there. Reviewing of 5.1 mixes only. Breakdown: 5.1 mix EQ, panning and assignment of instruments: Top notch, 4/5. Not 5/5 , if only because of one reason; I do not agree with them not recreating ... more
Earth, Wind & Fire: Gratitude      (3 of 4 found this review helpful)
  October 17, 2009

This is one of my SHOWCASE SACDs.(Edit: Meaning- this is one SACD to play as a demonstration disc , it's aTHAT awesome) The sonics are excellent, as is the mix. The performance is perfect. The harmonics on this will make the cillia in your ear canal all the way to your brain very ... more
Still Point - Makino Jun        (3 of 6 found this review helpful)
  September 3, 2009

This is a very special SACD: Ceramic bowls that produce a relaxing effect. Recorded with a Decca tree configuration. Extremely relaxing. The SACD bandwidth really makes you ears a non annoying hi freq feast, I mean , the sounds are even harmonics , so no foul there. Highly reccomended.(unless your ... more
Boston: Boston      (6 of 6 found this review helpful)
  September 3, 2009

It's nearly impossible to separate your emotional perception from these works of art, but I'll try to do my best. As opposed to PF DSOTM(one of my fave LPs of course), which to me, the SACD was a waste of time and money (nice packaging though) because it should have been Alan Parson's original Quad ... more
Allan Holdsworth: All Night Wrong        (1 of 1 found this review helpful)
  September 3, 2009

A very simple but extremely effective Multichannel mix- it is an envolving mix with the cymbals(quite a bit too) and some ambience in the rear channels-if you're looking for swirling effects, forget it. An excellent performance (can't be otherwise from Allan). No crowd noise whatsoever- gotta love ... more

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SACD not listed in site
January 8, 2009
Yes, this would be it... This will challenge your speakers(and check your system's performance) with all the overtones that are present... Great to hear that a XX Chromosome enjoys this cd...unfortunately my better half SCRAMS everytime I play this , she says its harmonics drive her insane ;=) I LOVE it, it IS very relaxing...this and a Quad ... more
SACD not listed in site
January 4, 2009
Bought at Artist -Makino Jun Title -Stillpoint (Suimin yoku -Baion yoku: 2) Hybrid/Multichannel Description: Relaxing sounds of ceramic bowls -recorded live with a decca tree. ... more