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Listening Report: Karen Dalton’s In My Own Time 50th Anniversary Edition Vinyl

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Mark Smotroff appreciates the nuance underlying a folk blues legend… ...

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Listening Report: Zappa & The Mothers 1971 Super Deluxe Editions (Part 1)

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Mark Smotroff dives head first into a misunderstood and underrepresented era of Zappa’s band…

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Listening Report: Guided By Voices’ Crystal Nuns Cathedral

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Mark Smotroff rejoices with another gem from a Dayton’s finest…...

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Listening Report: Dragnet Delivers The Facts That NRBQ Is An American Musical Treasure

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Mark Smotroff gives thanks to be able to cue up some fresh new Q…

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The Carpenters: Making The Leap From Singles to Surround Sound

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Mark Smotroff looks at the best and most original Carpenters’ singles re-releases…

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Why Experimenting With Your System System Is A Good Thing

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As an audiophile, I suspect I am one of a brood of enthusiasts who like to tinker with their systems. I find it somewhere between...

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Why Did I Almost Not Review A New Guided By Voices Album?

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Mark Smotroff realizes that some ear candy requires more time to digest…...

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Can You Own Too Much Gear?

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Paul Wilson looks at the wisdom in collecting a lot of audio gear... ...

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Discovering Maia Sharp Via Mercy Rising CD, Vinyl, Streaming

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Mark Smotroff explores a new artists who isn’t really new…

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Reconsidering A Zappa Tribute Covers Project In Surround Sound, SACD

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Mark Smotroff breaks down why some tributes work better than others…...

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