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Old 2nd November 2005, 22:32   #91
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I love Mark Knopfler and dire straits recordings. KNopfler is an audiophile and takes great pains and interest in the production of his music. Also foremost in formats. HDCD, SACD etc.
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I love Mark Knopfler and dire straits recordings. KNopfler is an audiophile and takes great pains and interest in the production of his music. Also foremost in formats. HDCD, SACD etc.
True Sam. It is interesting that some of the most talented musicians are very particular about their choice of equipment and quality of recording. Knopfler has always led the brigade towards better sounding formats. Clapton too has some great recent recordings. But Knopflers earliest ones also sound awesome to say the least. I mean... who can get over 'Six Blade Knife' playing on a nice system...
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JB I used to use Piano a lot to test wow and flutter but those days are now gone. I dont have any pop so hence no Mikhail Jaikishan (MJ). I use Dire Straits too esp for testing stridency in tweeters. In a car this is diffcult with all the glass panels. Alchemy is one of my all time favourite live albums.

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I dont have any pop so hence no Mikhail Jaikishan (MJ).
now that u have mentioned that let me add a couple..

1. how about arnold shivajinagar(the name of a bus stand in bangy)..he is very popular by this name as many find it tough to pronounce schwarzenegger (hope i got it right)..

2. parimala (meaning fragrance) anderson..wonder which fragrance they are talking about ..saam would know i suppose..
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now that u have mentioned that let me add a couple..

1. how about arnold shivajinagar(the name of a bus stand in bangy)..he is very popular by this name as many find it tough to pronounce schwarzenegger (hope i got it right)..

2. parimala (meaning fragrance) anderson..wonder which fragrance they are talking about ..saam would know i suppose..
mcl, u introduced sam to parimala just after that drag? then he wont remember a thing what happened at tht time

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I love Mark Knopfler and dire straits recordings. KNopfler is an audiophile and takes great pains and interest in the production of his music. Also foremost in formats. HDCD, SACD etc.
Very true Sam, Dire Straits is very good, I just love his voice and listening to his music to compare stereo's.

Navin, I dont like sanatana's music much. I am a big Pink Floyd fan. Thanks for the info.

Btw, have any of you guys heard "Four Play". Thats one of the best CD's I have listened too, only instrumental. One of my audio crazy good friend introduced me to it.

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Very true Sam, Dire Straits is very good, I just love his voice and listening to his music to compare stereo's.

Navin, I dont like sanatana's music much. I am a big Pink Floyd fan. Thanks for the info.

Btw, have any of you guys heard "Four Play". Thats one of the best CD's I have listened too, only instrumental. One of my audio crazy good friend introduced me to it.
we all have heard of 'it'. comes in dvd/vcd too. and yah its about instruments

p.s. sorry mate, could help it.
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Its ok, JK. You can have a laugh on me.
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