User Details - Killerpuppies


  Steve Nicklis
  Raleigh, NC USA

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  February 24, 2009

A Beautiful Mind - A Beautiful Soundtrack While it is true that this is NOT a hybrid, don't let that be a reason not to pick this soundtrack up. Well balanced, neutral spacing through the multichannel mix, good use of center channel but nuanced so the sound envelopes you. I used a touch more bass ... more

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Can someone recommend Mecury Living Presence titles?
February 24, 2009
FullRangeMan, I'll have to respectfully disagree with your statement of "It's dangerous to buy by the tastes of others, why what is good music for me may be bad music for you." For if we don't seek the expertise of others in their range and enjoyment of music how can we discover new artists, performances and the like? My approach is to usually ... more
Can someone recommend Mecury Living Presence titles?
February 24, 2009
Bruce, Thank you very much for the in depth recommendations. Actually, thanks to all who've come forward with their favorites! I will definitely research these and seek them out based on your detailed accounts. In reviewing the MLP details I realize very many of them are restricted due to their recording limitations (typically 2-3 channel ... more
Can someone recommend Mecury Living Presence titles?
February 24, 2009
I've recently purchased Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker/ Serenade for Strings by the London Symphony Orchestra Philharmonia Hungarica (Serenade) with conductor Antal Dorati on Mercury Living Presence and was absolutely blown away with the quality of the SACD. I'm not that familiar with the rest of the offerings of that label and was hoping some of the ... more
Which artist or album would YOU like to see released on SA-CD?
February 24, 2009
Mildly surprised no one mentioned it but symphonic rock type of acts should surely benefit from this format. We've seen ELP, Yes and a few others listed and actually released but since we are talking about Sony being the dominant label here, why don't they consider Kansas, Electric Light Orchestra, Echolyn and some others? Queen did an awesome ... more
Black Sabbath "Paranoid"
February 24, 2009
Latest news as posted at On April 6, Universal Music in the U.K. will release the deluxe expanded edition of BLACK SABBATH's classic "Paranoid album. "Paranoid" is the first release in a set of BLACK SABBATH deluxe expanded editions. Each remastered album includes an additional disc of previously unheard outtakes, demos and ... more