Yep, wanted to play around with the text settings some more to see so I figured I would start with a clean pair. I was in a hurry though so I still want try some more when both time and weather permit. Been streaming some Slacker since and that seems just as reliable as before. Haven't tried Spotify yet to see if it helped with the weird "track skip/unreliable song timer" thing.
.......here's a lockpick. It might come in handy if you, the master of unlocking, take it with you.