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Post by Doug Burskey on Sat Feb 08, 2014 12:48 pm

I remember when tube audio was being rediscovered, I was reading an article about the listening tests of different vintage tube hifi amps. The reviewer described one as being "spherical with well rounded earthy overtones"

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Post by Guest on Sat Feb 08, 2014 12:51 pm

The reviewer described one as being "spherical with well rounded earthy overtones"

I think he watched too many wine commercials!  Wink lol! 

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Post by Doug Burskey on Sat Feb 08, 2014 1:00 pm

I think so!!

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Post by Wildcat445 on Sat Feb 08, 2014 3:07 pm

Or you can buy a certain brand of tubes for your guitar amp that are " biting and edgy." Optional, of course, at additional cost.

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Post by Dr. Radio on Sat Feb 08, 2014 9:05 pm

I'm going to admit something to you guys that I've never revealed before on a bulletin board.

I actually worked for an Audiophile at a biz that made high-end, expensive, hand-made speaker assemblies and amplifiers right out of college.

Can't recall all the bull{edit}, er, I mean industry-specific terms  Very Happy thrown around, but one that still sticks in my mind that my boss liked to use was:

"Sonic Resonance"
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