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  David Wilkins
  Minneapolis, MN

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SHM~SACD Reissues: Problems?
December 9, 2014
I'm assuming that the Dire Straits SHM SACD's are rereleases as well, since they're in stock all at once, which never happens with new releases. ... more
Why the gap between SACD and download sound quality will grow even further over time.
April 13, 2014
Can't say that I've kept up with the download market, and I haven't sampled what's available, or even read many knowledgable reviews. But based purely upon regular email notices I get from Acoustic Sounds, download titles are flooding onto the market rather quickly. Are all of these titles previously released, or are there selections that could ... more
Discussion: Dire Straits: Brothers in Arms
September 20, 2013
Amazon US is listing this title as an import from Universal UK, and the price is appealing, but different from the other two listed here from Vertigo. I don't find a reference here for an edition from Universal UK. Anybody have an opinion about the disc? This is an interesting turn, because the price was rather steep in the past. I don't remember ... more
Discussion: Billy Joel: Turnstiles
September 18, 2013
I bought this disc a few weeks ago, pretty much on impulse, after owning the MoFi 'Piano Man' for a couple of weeks. The first listen set me back, expecting at least as good as 'Piano Man', and perhaps a bit better. But slowly, over the past couple of weeks I've developed more appreciation for it. The sonic limitations are obvious compared to so ... more
Discussion: Blade Runner (soundtrack)
September 7, 2013
Received the disc yesterday, and for the most part love it. One thing does bug me, with this and many other soundtracks, and that is the inclusion of dialogue from the film. If I'm not watching the movie, the dialogue references nothing, and does nothing to enhance the listening experience. I wouldn't fail to recommend the disc because of it, but ... more