New from the Azores Islands

Discussion in 'Introductions' started by caniggia00, Jul 5, 2017.

  1. caniggia00

    caniggia00 New Member

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    Dear members,

    Just joined this awesome community, been here reading during the last weeks and this is an amazing place.

    I was born in 1978 and grew up listening to my father's records. Got tired of "old" stuff and got my first digital stereo when I went to college, a Sony EX-66...

    Years went by and... I got so bored of plastic music, MP3 and Spotify I decided it was time to go back to real music.

    I'm trying to make my first project to return some soul to my house and to my life, and I believe analogic sound with the Revolver album playing will help me starting that.

    To my notes I have a first list of equipment I need:

    Thorens 160 TD
    Pioneer SA-8100 (or 9100 if I get a decent price on that)

    paired with a JBL L96 (not really sure on this, I'm searching for a warmer sound).

    So... thank you all for the inspiration!


    Pedro
     

     

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  2. Dave_1962

    Dave_1962 Lunatic Member

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    Welcome!
     
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  3. Hyperion

    Hyperion Roobarb & Custard Subscriber

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    Welcome to AK Pedro!
     
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  4. ehoove

    ehoove Old & New - Carpe Diem Staff Member Super Mod Subscriber

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    Welcome to AK!
    Regards,
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    welcome
     
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  7. electronjohn

    electronjohn Plug it in & see!! Subscriber

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    Rome Holsum Honey Buns Subscriber

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    Greetings to ya!

    Rome
     
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  9. Quadman2

    Quadman2 Super Member

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    Welcome to the realm of AK.

    Great intro by the way, eh?:thumbsup:

    Like you, have been going back in musical history to "dig up" what was available in the 20's to the 50's, and finding a huge trove of material to hold up and examine to enjoy.

    The Big Band era, some of old Folk and the Jazz/Blues genres have super material to listen to and appreciate, paving the way for some of the later greats to imitate, then building on with their own works.

    And that's what this whole site is about...INSPIRATION!

    Q
     
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  10. HarmanKardon

    HarmanKardon Tubes still smell funny Subscriber

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    Hello Pedro! Welcome to our little show! I hope you'll enjoy it! :)
     
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  12. caniggia00

    caniggia00 New Member

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    Yep.. these guys all together are just a bunch of hope and inspiration! :)
     
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    Celt Super Maude Staff Member Super Mod

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    Welcome aboard! :beerchug:
     
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  14. Marine0811

    Marine0811 I love it loud! Subscriber

    Welcome to the show
     
  15. just dave

    just dave vintage rules!

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    Wow the Azores.How much vintage gear is out that-a-way?
     
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    guiller Toscaninichus Australis

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    Bem-vindo Pedro!!!
     

     

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