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Old 08-10-2007   #28
David DelGrosso
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Default Re: Chime in on my debate with AIX Records

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Originally Posted by Enoch View Post
But you can not inject what is not there. With an old master, there's only so much you can get. no more.
I have often acknowledged that you can NOT make older recordings sound better than their original masters.

However, you can indeed improve upon many of their mass-market CD versions, because many CDs actually sound noticeably inferior to their own original masters...primarily due to production short-cuts, medium-grade transfers, and high-speed mass replication.

And all I was saying, was that I certainly DO appreciate hi-rez sound quality, but I also would like to acquire more "classic" CDs that have been re-mastered with the highest-quality reproduction possible... ie. "the best of BOTH worlds."

DD
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