With All of My Might

I have tickets to see Archers of Loaf in Nashville on March 7th and I’ve been diving back into their catalog in preparation. One song that’s always jumped out at me is Might, from the 1993 album Icky Mettle. I’d like to pretend that in 1993 I was hip enough to be an Archers fan, … Continue reading With All of My Might

Solvable Problems

This morning I read Austin Kleon’s post about solving Rubik’s cubes and installing door knobs as a stress reliever and it reminded me of why I enjoy repairing vintage audio gear. When there is a piece of gear that isn’t working and I can get it repaired, it’s a problem solved. I took the time … Continue reading Solvable Problems

High Fidelity

This weekend I finished reading High Fidelity by Nick Hornby. I’ve seen the movie several times and thought it would a fun read before falling asleep each night, something light and entertaining instead of looking at my iPhone screen. I’m now going to admit something silly after reading the book that never struck me while … Continue reading High Fidelity

Sansui 2000x

I purchased this Sansui 2000x receiver in late 2018 from a gentlemen who had inherited it from his elderly neighbor who had passed away. He was not using it and wanted to get in the hands of someone who would. He admitted to me that it was scratchy sounding when I bought it and I … Continue reading Sansui 2000x