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Good taste in music.
Thanks . I grew up listening to old school funk (parliament, ohio players, etc.) a lot of motown r&b (stevie wonder, temptations, jackson 5), and hip hop. They're my roots .

I'm currently in the midst of expanding upon and diversifying my musical preferences so I love it when someone here recommends music that I haven't yet been exposed to or that is outside my preferential genres. I've noticed that rap/hip hop seems to get a bad rap (no pun intended) among the audiophile community, and while I'll be the first to admit that there is a lot of garbage hip hop/rap out there, no one will ever convince me that the likes of outkast, mos def, lupe fiasco, and talib kweli aren't artists in the truest sense of the word.
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post #6612 of 38150
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Thanks . I grew up listening to old school funk (parliament, ohio players, etc.) a lot of motown r&b (stevie wonder, temptations, jackson 5), and hip hop. They're my roots .

I'm currently in the midst of expanding upon and diversifying my musical preferences so I love it when someone here recommends music that I haven't yet been exposed to or that is outside my preferential genres. I've noticed that rap/hip hop seems to get a bad rap (no pun intended) among the audiophile community, and while I'll be the first to admit that there is a lot of garbage hip hop/rap out there, no one will ever convince me that the likes of outkast, mos def, lupe fiasco, and talib kweli aren't artists in the truest sense of the word.

try some of that stuff out. good quality (as good as youtube can get at least)

and if you like it, buy the album (preorder available)
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Razor barracuda's hp-1 gaming headphones
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try some of that stuff out. good quality (as good as youtube can get at least)

and if you like it, buy the album (preorder available)
Absolutely loved the guitar, but the vocals may require some getting used to for me. The various changes in tempo throughout the song certainly made it very dramatic and, to that end, rather enjoyable. I can say without equivocation that Mr. Townsend is certainly a very talented individual.
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Absolutely loved the guitar, but the vocals may require some getting used to for me. The various changes in tempo throughout the song certainly made it very dramatic and, to that end, rather enjoyable. I can say without equivocation that Mr. Townsend is certainly a very talented individual.
i am glad you liked it, yes the vocals can be brutal in some parts. but this is actualy the softest album (besides hummer which is a ambient album) he has done. but geting used to it is well worth it being as devin is (imo) canada's most talented and true to himself musician.
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Should the Portapro 2 be listed under audiophile grade or gaming grade?

Added these guys.

Aura (K81 Dj)
bfe_vern (Portapro 2) *Which List*
bumsoil (HD500, HD555)
ericeod (HD555, HD205, HD201, Creative Fatal1ty)
hoth17 (HD555)
legoman786 (HD535)
Lude (DT880)?
rush340 (SR80)
smoke12291 (HD201) [KPM410]
sting_rayz (K-701, AH-D2000) [Remove DT880]
Wankerfx (Alessandro/Grado MS1)

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So I need to buy some interconnects (rca to rca) for my setup. You guys have any advice on some quality ic's that won't break the bank?
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I'm using sony ex-85 IEMs atm and I like it, just wondering what you pros think of it? I listen to metal only. What are some better (around 100CDN) IEMs for metal?
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So I need to buy some interconnects (rca to rca) for my setup. You guys have any advice on some quality ic's that won't break the bank?
Soloz Audio Inc.

Where quality is top notch and customer service is 2nd to none - makes me want to touch myself.

@Monster, do you still have the 7.1 Razors? The HP-1s are 5.1.
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