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New Vinyl and Compression, NOT a vinyl vs digital thread
indybrett
post Feb 10 2012, 16:55
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In general... would vinyl versions of recently mastered audio also suffer from over compression? I suppose the answer would change as we worked our way back in time.

I have a decent turntable that isn't being used, and was contemplating getting vinyl versions of things like Metallica's Black Album, and even more recently mastered music if the audio is less "squashed" than the CD version.

I found this thread, but it covers a lot more than the one simple aspect I'm asking about.

http://www.hydrogenaudio.org/forums/index....st&p=722028

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indybrett
post Feb 10 2012, 23:42
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I was hoping that the massive amounts of compression would happen later in the recording/engineering process, and that they would go back to a point earlier in the process for the source material used to master the vinyl version, because it make even less sense to use that crap for an analog medium. What was I thinking, lol?

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