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I thought I needed a new set of cans. I’ve been using a vintage pair of Sanyo E888 lightweight phones that the hi-fi press were given with a Sanyo ‘Walkman’ to keep us quiet on a long press trip sometime in the early 1980s. 349 more words


NAD PP4 unbox and install

Conveniently, the NAD USB phono/preamp outer box has quick install instructions on the back as no manual is supplied. Inside in the card tray is the wrapped preamp, a power supply (prefitted with a UK plug for my market) and a USB lead. 302 more words


Ripping yarns

My ripping workflow evolved over a number of months involving trial end error with various bits of hardware and software. Mine’s an unapologetic Apple set up. 318 more words


iTunes: 'No Error', Track Names

I’ve been having a ‘No Error’ issue when trying to rip CDs in iTunes.  It appeared to have a problem connecting to the GraceNote server. 42 more words


In the ripping

In the ripping, there is shedding of skin.
In the tearing, there is a voice of clairty.
Give it up. Everything.

“If you’d only surrender they say” 248 more words

RIP It or SHIP It Tag

Hello everyone! I was tagged to do this by the wonderful Orang-Utan Librarian. Her blog is amazing, so you should definitely go and take a look. 342 more words


Opinion: Insilico Woes

An opinion piece on the SciFi sim Insilico has been widely supported as the scandal surrounding ripping and piracy has affected that historic sim. See the piece here: “Desecreation of a …” (link)