I happened to hear this amazing speaker today. The sound was breathtaking -
mind-blowing & almost scary dynamics with realistic tonality.
The rest of the chain was a top end Lumin feeding a Vitus Preamp & amp combo
TL;DR (too long, didn't read a.k.a. executive summary): It's amazing what a great source can do to even a modest chain. It can raise the performance of an ordinary chain to a much higher level.
Conventional audio wisdom says that a source (or for that matter any component in the audio chain)...