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    Great DSD finds

    I really enjoy DSD, including SACD. To me it is the best sounding digital format available. So to get it started figured I would mention two of the best recordings I have heard!

    Lyn Stanley two new albums were just released in DSD256!

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    DSD128 rip of Satchmo's St James infirmary from the 45 vinyl.

    ALL the SHM DSD rips.

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    Re: Great DSD finds

    Here is some sites that cater to DSD

    https://www.sa-cd.net/forum which has been retained for reference as its become https://www.hraudio.net/
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    Re: Great DSD finds

    Not great finds by any means but the Analog Productions DSD versions of SRV's albums are the best sounding I've heard to date.

    A real turd of a recording that's sounds the best it can on Analog Spark's SACD version of Bat Out of Hell.
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    Randy, get the SHM SAC titles you like. All well mastered!
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    Re: Great DSD finds

    Hey Norman, Yea, I have grabbed a few of those.... Steely Dan x3, Queen x2, John Lennon x2, Gentle Giant, Supertramp, Dire Straits x3, Donald Fagan and Fleetwood Mac Japanese imports... probably a few others that escape me.... And yes, they all seems to be very good!

    Another very good DSD is Robert Len, Hope... Also DSD256...

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    nice... just got Fleetwood Mac Rumors and Donald Fagan The Nightfly! Awesome!
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    Re: Great DSD finds

    Quote Originally Posted by Randy Myers View Post
    I really enjoy DSD, including SACD. To me it is the best sounding digital format available. So to get it started figured I would mention two of the best recordings I have heard!

    Lyn Stanley two new albums were just released in DSD256!

    Randy,

    These two recordings are amazing. I do agree DSD "can" sound great, especially when mastered as they did with Ms. Stanley. My biggest problem with any digital recording is how well they master and these two you list are as good as they come.

    Too many recordings these days are just "remasters" of prior crappy recordings and whether it is hires or DSD remasters it still sucks.

    I jumped all over these two recordings when released on NativeDSD and am glad I did.

 

 
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