Podcast #34 – Buying used gear + Mission, Roon & Totem

  • After the 2.5-hour epic episode with Srajan Ebaen (#33 – ‘How much amplifier power do we REALLY need?’), Michael Lavorgna and I decided to keep it tight for episode #34 — 57 mins and we’re out.

    The main topic for this episode hones in on an experience I’ve had numerous times. (Perhaps you have too?) It goes something like this: when discussing a new product on a forum, in a Facebook group or in a comments section, it doesn’t take long before someone shows up to say, “You do realise that you could do much better if you bought second hand?”. Well, yeah. But also: no. Lavorgna and I discuss the ‘no’.

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    👉🏻  As mentioned in this episode…


    Mission 770

    Pursuit Perfect System on Mission 770

    Tidal Connect comes to dCS

    The Roon ‘Hardware’ store

    A&K AK UW100 TWS IEMs

    AXPONA 2022

    MUNICH 2022


    Al Chem – Weird Fiction (2017)

    King Hannah: I’m Not Sorry, I Was Just Being Me (2022)

    Written by John

    John currently lives in Berlin where he creates videos and podcasts for Darko.Audio. He has previously contributed to 6moons, TONEAudio, AudioStream and Stereophile.

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