Guilty pleasure

So when I am feeling like reference level listening, I can’t resist playing Celine - The Power of Love
Anyone else care to share any guilty pleasure listening? Or feel free to revoke my man card at will.
Auralic Vega G1/Rega TT/Denon SACD - Parasound P6 - PS Audio M700x2 - Elac Adante AF-61

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  • Tony MTony M Posts: 8,305
    edited August 2018
    Celine Dion singing "O' Holy Night". When the orchestra kicks in, the floor rumbles! :p :D B)
    Most people just listen to music and watch movies. I EXPERIENCE them.
  • Toolfan66Toolfan66 Posts: 14,249
    Love can move mountains is killer on the SDA’s, I have seen her in Vegas many years ago, she was incredible, probably the best venue I have ever been in..
  • txcoastal1txcoastal1 Posts: 10,585
    You can post your pleasure here...FYI you sound like a girl as you typed that :p

    https://forum.polkaudio.com/discussion/comment/2430531#Comment_2430531

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  • joecoulsonjoecoulson Posts: 3,457
    Sorry if I am breaking the rules on the thread starting. Just starting discussions as they come up. My bad
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  • mdaudioguymdaudioguy Posts: 5,082
    joecoulson wrote: »
    Sorry if I am breaking the rules on the thread starting. Just starting discussions as they come up. My bad

    Lol, I don't think your punishment will be too harsh. Twenty pushups ought to cover it. Honor system. Besides, there's got to be some distinction between a guilty pleasure and downright embarrassing. I know a guy who liked to crank Sailing by Christopher Cross on his SDAs. He doesn't post here anymore, but I still won't out him... :p
  • Tony MTony M Posts: 8,305
    I think "Stranglehold" has been played the loudest on my SDA-SRS2's.

    I had some DJ/Band speakers that I played louder maybe, but not with the stranglehold song.
    Most people just listen to music and watch movies. I EXPERIENCE them.
  • DaveHoDaveHo Posts: 2,424
    joecoulson wrote: »
    I’m making up for it by blasting Stranglehold now

    No problem there. Unless you're not talking Uncle Ted.
  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 21,327
    I love the opening two tracks of The Beatles “Love” soundtrack from the Vegas show... I turn it up to a level just below hearing the drivers pop, turn off the lights and close my eyes.

    If the Beatles ever performed live again, I can only imagine their show may have opened like this, and those big SDA’s make it feel like I got front row seats.
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  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 21,327
    joecoulson wrote: »
    I’m making up for it by blasting Stranglehold now

    Is that while you are still thinking of Celine?
    The Gear... Carver "Statement" Mono-blocks, TriangleArt Reference SE with Pass Labs Xono Phono Preamp, Walker Precision Motor Drive, ClearAudio Goldfinger Diamond v2 cartridge and Origin Conquerer Mk3c tonearm, Polk Audio "Signature" Reference Series 1.2TL with complete mods, Pass Labs X0.2 three chassis preamp, PS Audio PerfectWave DAC MkII, Pioneer Elite SC-LX701, Oppo UDP-205 4K Blu-ray player, Sony XBR70x850B 4k, Polk audio AB700/800 "in-wall" surrounds.

    Saying that it's "too hard" to pursue your dreams is no different than admitting to yourself that you are too lazy to achieve them.

    “If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.”
  • Viking64Viking64 Posts: 4,251
    "If I wasn't Leslie Horwinkle, I wouldn't be here, now would I?" :p
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