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Old 05-06-2014, 06:42 PM   #421
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Hi. I'm new to vinyl and just bought an Audio Technica LP120 turntable and a Sherwood RX-4109 stereo receiver. I was hoping that you guys could give me some advice on speakers within the $200 range or so (working high schooler budget). I'm not quite sure if this is the best thread for this, so forgive me if I'm in the wrong place. Any input at all would be really helpful and much appreciated; I'm way out of the way from any store that sells a variety of speakers, so just popping into a store on any given day to test them out myself is out of the question. Thanks.
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That's cool as hell. Jack White's always been a blind spot for me, might have to check out this new record.
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Old 05-07-2014, 12:07 PM   #423
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Hi. I'm new to vinyl and just bought an Audio Technica LP120 turntable and a Sherwood RX-4109 stereo receiver. I was hoping that you guys could give me some advice on speakers within the $200 range or so (working high schooler budget). I'm not quite sure if this is the best thread for this, so forgive me if I'm in the wrong place. Any input at all would be really helpful and much appreciated; I'm way out of the way from any store that sells a variety of speakers, so just popping into a store on any given day to test them out myself is out of the question. Thanks.
I think you're in the right spot, I just don't know the answer. I'm sure someone here will be able to help you, though :-)
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Old 05-07-2014, 12:26 PM   #424
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Hi. I'm new to vinyl and just bought an Audio Technica LP120 turntable and a Sherwood RX-4109 stereo receiver. I was hoping that you guys could give me some advice on speakers within the $200 range or so (working high schooler budget). I'm not quite sure if this is the best thread for this, so forgive me if I'm in the wrong place. Any input at all would be really helpful and much appreciated; I'm way out of the way from any store that sells a variety of speakers, so just popping into a store on any given day to test them out myself is out of the question. Thanks.
there is also this fancy new thread :
Turntables/Stereo/Audiophile Questions and Discussion

In terms of your question, there are several good blogs and review sites out there, here's an example for bookshelf speakers with a variety of prices:

The Audiophiliac's Top 10 speakers from $40 to $400 - CNET

I recently purchased a pair of Wharfedale Diamond 10.1 bookshelf speakers after reading several positive reviews (including that article above) and am really loving them so far. They are a little out of your budget range at $350 though.
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Old 05-12-2014, 10:22 AM   #425
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If you're in the market for this month's new Sharon Van Etten album, you can cop the limited clear vinyl edition including a poster and bonus 7" here: Vinyl

$17, no tax, free shipping? Sign me up. The same bundle directly from Jagjaguwar comes out to like $32.
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Old 05-12-2014, 10:46 AM   #426
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Thanks for this. I was discouraged by the Jagjaguwar price (Amazon had the regular version for about $30 too). Great deal, order placed.
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Old 05-12-2014, 04:15 PM   #427
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there is also this fancy new thread :
Turntables/Stereo/Audiophile Questions and Discussion

In terms of your question, there are several good blogs and review sites out there, here's an example for bookshelf speakers with a variety of prices:

The Audiophiliac's Top 10 speakers from $40 to $400 - CNET

I recently purchased a pair of Wharfedale Diamond 10.1 bookshelf speakers after reading several positive reviews (including that article above) and am really loving them so far. They are a little out of your budget range at $350 though.
Cool! Thanks! I'll definitely look them up.
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Old 05-18-2014, 05:00 PM   #428
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I want to get a set of the Wharfedale Diamond speakers.
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Old 05-21-2014, 06:06 PM   #429
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Old 06-12-2014, 11:50 PM   #430
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Finally got Timber Timbre's Hot Dreams on vinyl today. Such a well pressed and well sounding album.

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Old 06-12-2014, 11:54 PM   #431
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One of my favorites of the year.
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This is pretty cool.

that's one opinion

it seem's more like an idiot test
and many are passing

get ready for his next release
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The ultra vinyl is gimmicky, but not that bad. The idea for tracks placed under labels was pushing it however.

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I had something like that. But they weren't real records.
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