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  Thomas F
  speakers: TAD Evolution 1
pre-amplifier: Audio Research Ref 5 SE
power amplifier: Audio Research Ref 150
source: Wadia 781i
rack: Finite Elemente Pagode Master Reference
cables: Schnerzinger (small German company (
others: Power Innovator and Cleaner (also Schnerzinger)

Found: 3

Fairport Convention: Unhalfbricking      (1 of 3 found this review helpful)
  May 7, 2014

I totally agree with analogue and have nothing to add! strongly recommended!
Steve Winwood: Arc of a Diver      (1 of 11 found this review helpful)
  May 7, 2014

to me shm sacds are the best sounding in most cases and I have quite a collection of them; but this shm sacd just sounds horrible and I can not recommend it at all!
Dire Straits: Brothers in Arms      (6 of 7 found this review helpful)
  May 7, 2014

to me and in my system this shm sacd is the best sounding sacd of this album; the mfsl sacd already outperformes the standard sacd by quite a margin and this shm sacd outperformes the mfsl sacd; in comparison to this shm sacd the mfsl sacd sounds darker with more bass, what - in my system - is not ... more

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Discussion: Steve Winwood: Arc of a Diver
June 18, 2014
I need to change my sound judgement of this SHM SACD (which was "horrible"). After listening a few more times to it, the sound is much better as before and I would give it 4 stars now. As I did not have this before (much better sound after listening a few times), I do not have any explanation. I don't think, that a cd/sacd can/needs to "break ... more