At Edison NJ, they had B&W 808s and, iirc, B&W amps and a Cello Audio Pallet
used as a line amp/switcher - not too shabby.

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Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Mercury Living Presence

On Sat, Jun 2, 2012 at 11:21 PM, DAVID BURNHAM <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

>   Why would they not have heard these differences when they issued the
Two possible answers: 1) Recording studio audio systems generally s*ck. 2)
Wishful thinking.

I recall that back in the late Seventies Victor Campos asserted that he had
found a cartridge that made LPs sound "just like the master tapes" (of
which he owned numerous good copies). That cartridge? A mid-priced Audio
Technica. Yes.

A couple years later he had a Sonus Blue... much better!


> Dave b