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by TheMadMick
Sat Feb 17, 2024 11:08 am
Forum: Music
Topic: Got tickets to see - your next live listen
Replies: 27
Views: 14888
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Re: Got tickets to see - your next live listen

Went to Barbara Dixon's farewell at the Liverpool Phil. Pretty good and as is often the case, the bass player was awesome but the drummer needed a muff.
by TheMadMick
Sat Feb 03, 2024 11:34 am
Forum: Music
Topic: New Mark Knopfler album
Replies: 11
Views: 1607
ST_PATRICK'S_SALTIRE

Re: New Mark Knopfler album

But have you read how much his guitar collection raised?
by TheMadMick
Tue Jan 23, 2024 10:47 am
Forum: Admin-Intro-Chitchat
Topic: Bloody weather
Replies: 241
Views: 100338
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Re: Bloody weather

Uncanny, I woke up with gale-force winds beating around the old farmhouse and ended up with a sunny late afternoon seen through the window of a hospital room. Feeling poorly after a nasty weekend of being ill, I went to the village doctor early this morning, he took one look at me and immediately c...
by TheMadMick
Tue Jan 02, 2024 10:44 am
Forum: Admin-Intro-Chitchat
Topic: Happy New Year 2024
Replies: 11
Views: 14583
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Re: Happy New Year 2024

And happy new year to you all. Off this afternoon for my daughter's wedding in Kendal. She and her man are finally marrying after 15 years living together. Happy days.
by TheMadMick
Thu Dec 21, 2023 11:13 am
Forum: Admin-Intro-Chitchat
Topic: Jokes & Funnies
Replies: 3498
Views: 897234
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Re: Jokes & Funnies

^^^^^

I can identify with that. As an acoustic player I have only 2 pedals - reverb and chorus. I rarely use them. I rely more on technique to change my sound.
by TheMadMick
Mon Nov 27, 2023 9:56 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wanted: NVA Power amp
Replies: 3
Views: 3758
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Re: Wanted: NVA Power amp

Idle sods not taking the ad down. Hmmmm.
by TheMadMick
Sun Nov 26, 2023 1:02 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wanted: NVA Power amp
Replies: 3
Views: 3758
ST_PATRICK'S_SALTIRE

Re: Wanted: NVA Power amp

If you look on HiFi for sale there's a pair of A40's for sale. Not sure the vintage or whatever but you can sort that yourself and see what you think.

Good luck.
by TheMadMick
Wed Nov 22, 2023 10:06 am
Forum: Admin-Intro-Chitchat
Topic: Dutch Elections
Replies: 23
Views: 13355
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Re: Dutch Elections

Will take some doing to beat thee N Ireland assembly.
by TheMadMick
Fri Nov 17, 2023 12:25 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: CD - it's not dead yet!
Replies: 28
Views: 50381
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Re: CD - it's not dead yet!

Couldn't agree more. I rip mine but I still have a CD player as backup (must put that on my profile - idle me).
by TheMadMick
Mon Sep 18, 2023 8:43 pm
Forum: General Audio
Topic: When hi-res audio stops making sense…
Replies: 39
Views: 25886
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Re: When hi-res audio stops making sense…

CN211276 wrote: Mon Sep 18, 2023 9:09 am https://sonicscoop.com/why-almost-every ... bly-wrong/

On topic and informative. A bit lengthy but not technical and well worth reading. Where play back is concerned 24 Bit is overkill.
Told.ya.so..(spacebar's.gone.AWOL)