Free Shipping on All Orders 1-866-764-1801

Vist our Online Store
+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 8 of 8
  1. #1

    Member Sales Rating: (0)

    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Upstate NY

    Default article on Neil Young's Pono music player

    CNN had the following article yesterday about Neil Young's Pono music player.
    I had never heard about this.
    What do you think about it?

  2. #2

    Member Sales Rating: (1)

    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Austin, TX


    I think with popularity it had on Kickstarter that it might finally bring more Hi Res music to mainstream. Even if it doesn't do that fully, It certainly hit a nerve to show that there is a market for better quality sounding music.
    HT - game room
    Yamaha RX V665 - AVR, Polk Monitor 60's,(HT), Polk Monitor 40's, Polk CS 1, Polk PSW 505, Samsung PN50B550 - 50" Plasma, PS3, Wii

    2ch - spare bedroom
    Squeezebox Touch->AQ Alpha Snake->Music Hall A15.2->Ascend Acoustics Sierra-1
    Yamaha S1800(SACD),Technics SL-QD33(TT)
    Head-fi - Sennheiser HD 280, Audio Technica ATH-AD700, B&W P5, Sennheiser HD 650
    Lenovo Laptop-> Dragonfly USB DAC/amp
    Server-QNAP TS110

  3. #3

    Member Sales Rating: (0)

    Join Date
    Oct 2013
    Westchester county, NY


    still won't get me off my vinyl...but better is better...
    NAD 2100 - NAD 1020 - Project Debut Carbon with speed box S
    Frankin Polk Monitor 10b-2A - Blue Jeans IC's - (living room)

    Marantz 1060 - Infinity RSe - I-job (garage/mancave)

  4. #4

    Member Sales Rating: (13)

    Join Date
    Mar 2002
    The Mars Hotel


    Not interested.
    'Political Correctness'.........defined

    "A doctrine fostered by a delusional, illogical minority and rabidly promoted by an unscrupulous mainstream media, which holds forth the proposition that it is entirely possible to pick up a turd by the clean end."

  5. #5
    Member Sales Rating: (0)

    Join Date
    Jul 2001
    Polk Audio


    Would that make Neil a ponographer?
    Recent bumpersticker: "Before you criticize someone walk a mile in his shoes. That way if he gets angry he'll be a mile behind you - and shoeless!"

  6. #6

    Member Sales Rating: (14)

    Join Date
    Jul 2001


    Absolutely welcome this.
    My personal quest is to save to world of bad audio, one thread at a time.

  7. #7
    Old School
    Member Sales Rating: (1)

    Join Date
    Dec 2002
    Higher & Dryer, Texas


    [QUOTE=BKphoto;2040329]still won't get me off my vinyl...QUOTE]

    Prolly same here, but nonetheless I'm eagerly awaiting the October delivery of my "James Taylor" series player...
    More later,
    Vox Copuli
    Better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt. - Old English Proverb

    "It's easy to get lost in price vs performance vs ego vs illusion." - doro
    "There is a certain entertainment value in ripping the occaisonal (sic) buttmunch..." - TroyD
    "Death doesn't come with a Uhaul." - Dennis Gardner

    Rebuilding Maggie 2-ch & Amazing 2-ch... Building 2-ch "wall"... Figuring out the HT

  8. #8

    Member Sales Rating: (12)

    Join Date
    Nov 2008


    A southern man don't need him around anyhow....
    The Gear... Carver "Statement" Monoblocks, Polk Audio "Signature" Reference Series 1.2TL with complete mods, Polk audio AB700/800 "in-wall" surrounds, Dodd Audio MLP, Pioneer Elite SC-65, Peachtree I-DAC, Oppo BDP-93, Yamaha PX-3 Turntable, with Sumiko BPS EVOIII, Pioneer PDD 9MkII SACD Player, SimAudio moon 110lp phono preamplifier

    "The problems we face today exist because the people who work for a living are outnumbered by those who vote for a living." Brad Shurett

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)


Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 9
    Last Post: 12-30-2013, 09:25 AM
  2. What do you all think about Neil Young's PONO?
    By cnh in forum Going Digital
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 02-26-2013, 02:08 PM
  3. Karma Neil Young CD
    By daboyz in forum The Clubhouse
    Replies: 27
    Last Post: 12-10-2012, 11:11 AM
  4. New Neil Young !!!
    By chumlie in forum Music & Movies
    Replies: 29
    Last Post: 10-04-2012, 10:40 AM
  5. Neil Young LP SQ ?
    By george daniel in forum Music & Movies
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 12-28-2009, 09:46 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts