AUDIOPHILE DEBATE: Does anyone else suffer from this?

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Grumbling women

The thread starts: Spent Xmas with my mum up in Manchester this year. She enjoys listening to her classical cd's on a 'modest' Naim system she has had for many a year - I think the cd player is a 3.5 and the amp a Nait 3. Speakers are old Chario standmounts. She has never wanted anything more sophisticated.

I bought her some new cd's for Xmas and put them on to listen to. It was so enjoyable. I was able to relax and listen to them with a not such a critical ear. The sound wasn't 'perfect' (Charios do roll off the treble) but I just didn't care - it was very easy to enjoy.

Back at home I listen to vinyl almost exclusively, struggle to find the quality of vinyl I want and having had a 'settled' system for some time find myself tweaking with with changes minor and major. I find it hard to relax with my system because I'm constantly being so critical in my listening, which detracts from the enjoyment of the music. Something needs to change, but not sure what ...

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