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  Tony Walmsley

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Genesis 1970-1975        (13 of 14 found this review helpful)
  November 13, 2008

Well its been a long wait, but finally the best stuff has made it onto my doormat and into my SACD player. I've only listened to the 5.1 channel version, but based upon the careful use of the surround mix assume the 2ch will also sound superb. I listened to the original CD's last week, so I'd still ... more
Elton John: Captain Fantastic & The Brown Dirt Cowboy        (5 of 6 found this review helpful)
  July 10, 2008

I must admit to first listening to this on lp all those years ago, and not really liking it. I'd just seen Elton on his 'Single Man Tour' so this was a surprise . However, after reading such great reviews, and being a snip at £8 from Amazon, i thought i'd try. Wow!!!! What a Disc! It sounds ... more
Peter Gabriel: Security      (10 of 10 found this review helpful)
  June 25, 2008

This was the first CD I ever heard. I went with a friend into a HiFi shop, and they were demoing new CD players (Marantz) and they had this disc. I was blown away with the sound, and it has been a favourite of mine ever since. Turn the clock forward: This was one of the first SACD's I bought, to ... more

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Is this the player Julien : Cheers BT ... more
Marantz DV 9600 SACD/CD
August 11, 2008
I've been looking at this for SACD playback, has anyone hear got this/heard this and has any comments? I should be a fine player, but no harm in asking! BT ... more