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  Nashville, TN
  Denon 3805
Axiom M80 Ti's
Oppo 970

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Ryan Adams: Heartbreaker        (5 of 5 found this review helpful)
  November 15, 2007

Brilliant CD. This is the disc that turned me on to Ryan Adams about 2 years ago. I was really missing out on some good stuff! This album remains the best, though, and I'm glad I finally purchased the SACD version. It's stereo-only, but that's fine in this case. The sound stage is good enough that I ... more

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