A word from the OP: We welcome your participation in this thread. Please note that discussion needs to stay focused on direct listening experiences with audio experiments discussed here. This is not an opinion thread. Most of what is discussed here does not have a readily available analytical explanation. Once we get into arguing about the why's, this thread is going to disintegrate. If anyone comes in here, makes no contribution, and attacks people, I reserve the right as OP to delete their posts.
Further - this thread is about listening impressions. We do not:
Require a specific methodology
For a synopsis of this thread, and an index of useful posts, please go to the first post in this thread: