Re: Is it just me or does Whitesnake´s Forevermore needs a bit compression?
Posted by: Figge ()
Date: May 26, 2011 07:33PM

Yeah, I know Ross.

This constant chase of making everything sound loud and robbing it from dynamic range is highly annoying and way too many recordings suffer from it these days. The whole problem is commonly called "The loudness war". I'm surprised you haven't heard the expression.


About loudness war:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Loudness_war

Videos to demonstrate:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Gmex_4hreQ

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KMNJEC1G-fE&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7UjQc0dM4H4&feature=related


The latest Whitesnake recordings are just a few examples of this problem, but very good examples. Horrible mastering.


Figge

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