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submitted Stephen Bell-Booth - Shelter. about 7 hours ago
submitted Billy Idol - Rebel Yell. about 10 hours ago
posted a comment on Debra Laws - Very Special. 1 day ago
foobar2000 1.6 / Dynamic Range Meter 1.1.1
log date: 2021-01-25 20:05:44

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Analyzed: Debra Laws / Very Special [JP 1981/1999... See full review
submitted Nigel Westlake - Babe (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack). 6 days ago
posted a comment on Wally Badarou - Echoes. 10 days ago
Ahh really? That’s ridiculous, how would they even make that mistake?
posted a comment on Herbie Hancock - Magic Windows. 11 days ago
foobar2000 1.6 / Dynamic Range Meter 1.1.1
log date: 2021-01-15 19:04:18

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Analyzed: Herbie Hancock / Magic Windows [NL 1981/2015... See full review
posted a comment on Chicago (2) - Hot Streets. 11 days ago
foobar2000 1.6 / Dynamic Range Meter 1.1.1
log date: 2021-01-15 19:01:53

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Analyzed: Chicago / Hot Streets [US 1978/2012... See full review
posted a comment on Leo Sayer - Endless Flight. 11 days ago
No complaints about the dynamic range of this remaster!

foobar2000 1.6 / Dynamic Range Meter 1.1.1
log date: 2021-01-15 19:00:49

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Analyzed: Leo Sayer / Endless Flight... See full review
posted a comment on Atlantic Starr - Radiant. 14 days ago
foobar2000 1.6 / Dynamic Range Meter 1.1.1
log date: 2021-01-12 20:23:07

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Analyzed: Atlantic Starr / Radiant [NL 1980/2007... See full review
posted a comment on The Brothers Johnson* - Winners. 19 days ago
foobar2000 1.6 / Dynamic Range Meter 1.1.1
log date: 2021-01-07 20:08:31

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Analyzed: The Brothers Johnson / Winners [UK 1981/2011... See full review
posted a comment on Jolis & Simone - Jolis & Simone. 20 days ago
foobar2000 1.6 / Dynamic Range Meter 1.1.1
log date: 2021-01-06 20:40:40

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Analyzed: Jolis & Simone / Jolis & Simone [JP 1979/2020... See full review
submitted Pure Prairie League - Firin' Up / Something In The Night. 20 days ago
submitted Chris Rea - On The Beach. 21 days ago
submitted Gloria Loring - Gloria Loring. 22 days ago
submitted Andy Holm - Inner Thoughts. 29 days ago
submitted Herb Alpert - Blow Your Own Horn. 29 days ago
posted a comment on Gloria Gaynor - Never Can Say Goodbye. about 1 month ago
Ugh that’s awful, thanks for posting. I’m not a believer in declipping unfortunately; once the dynamics are squashed I don’t believe they can be recovered.
posted a comment on Ronnie Laws - Mr. Nice Guy / Classic Masters. about 1 month ago
foobar2000 1.6 / Dynamic Range Meter 1.1.1
log date: 2020-12-21 21:29:24

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Analyzed: Ronnie Laws / Mr. Nice Guy / Classic Masters [UK 1983&1984/2013... See full review
posted a comment on Jonn Serrie - The Sentinel. about 1 month ago
What a shame to hear. CD-Rs are a temporary storage mechanism only.
submitted Various - The Queen Victoria Building "Royal Classics". about 1 month ago
submitted Brownie McGhee - Blues Is Truth. about 1 month ago
posted a comment on Alannah Myles - Alannah Myles. about 1 month ago
Thanks! What a shame! I’ll avoid this one.
submitted Various - Working Girl - Original Soundtrack Album. about 1 month ago
posted a comment on Alton McClain & Destiny - It Must Be Love / More Of You. 2 months ago
foobar2000 1.6 / Dynamic Range Meter 1.1.1
log date: 2020-11-16 20:04:31

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Analyzed: Alton McClain & Destiny / It Must Be Love / More Of You [UK 1978&1979... See full review
submitted Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly - Silky Soul + Back To Basics. 3 months ago
posted a comment on Blaise Tosti - American Lovers. 3 months ago
foobar2000 1.6 / Dynamic Range Meter 1.1.1
log date: 2020-11-08 13:04:40

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Analyzed: Blaise Tosti / American Lovers [JP... See full review
submitted Richard Burmer - New Age Evocation. 3 months ago
posted a comment on George Harrison - Cloud Nine. 3 months ago
You need to download the Dynamic Range Meter plug-in & install it. Once it is installed, highlight all tracks, right-click & choose "Dynamic Range Meter". When the results show up, right-click again & choose view results (or something like that, I... See full review
posted a comment on Alan Howarth - Alan Howarth Live at Hollywood Theather. 3 months ago
Agree 1000%. Dynamics is what makes music breathe. Bring back full dynamic range.
posted a comment on Father's Children - Father's Children. 3 months ago
This is what a well-mastered CD looks like:

foobar2000 1.6 / Dynamic Range Meter 1.1.1
log date: 2020-11-03 20:21:54

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Analyzed: Father's Children / Father's Children [UK... See full review
posted a comment on Marc Jordan - Blue Desert. 3 months ago
Typical of Culture Factory. Every one of their releases is ruined by poor sound quality.
submitted Imperials - One More Song For You. 3 months ago
posted a comment on Zapp - Zapp I / Zapp II / Zapp III. 3 months ago

Mostly pretty good dynamic range.

foobar2000 1.6 / Dynamic Range Meter 1.1.1
log date: 2020-10-27 21:25:32

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Analyzed: Zapp / Zapp I [UK 1980/2016... See full review
posted a comment on Ned Doheny - Ned Doheny. 3 months ago
foobar2000 1.6 / Dynamic Range Meter 1.1.1
log date: 2020-10-26 21:31:16

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Analyzed: Ned Doheny / Ned Doheny [JP 1973/2018... See full review
submitted Mike McClellan - Time And Time Again (The Best Of The Song And Danceman). 3 months ago
submitted Darmin - Guardians Of The Legend. 3 months ago
submitted Florindo Sassone Y Su Gran Orquesta* - The Best Of Florindo Sassone. 3 months ago
submitted Tony Fenelon - Interval At The Regent. 3 months ago
posted a comment on Oliver* - The Boss. 3 months ago
The PTG CD reissue from 2012 is also criticised on Amazon reviews for being a vinyl rip. I wonder if the master tapes have been lost?
posted a comment on Oliver Cheatham - Saturday Night. 3 months ago
foobar2000 1.6 / Dynamic Range Meter 1.1.1
log date: 2020-10-19 21:10:38

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Analyzed: Oliver Cheatham / Saturday Night [NL 1983/2010... See full review
submitted Ken Clinger - Ken Clinger. 3 months ago
submitted Michele Wagner - Michele Wagner. 3 months ago
posted a comment on Richard Torrance - Bareback. 3 months ago
foobar2000 1.6 / Dynamic Range Meter 1.1.1
log date: 2020-10-16 17:22:07

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Analyzed: Piper / Sunshine Kiz [US 1984/2020... See full review
posted a comment on Tempest Trio - Tempest Trio. 4 months ago
Yes I would like to know this too. Pinging BelgianMusicLover
posted a comment on Piper (14) - Summer Breeze - Gentle Breeze - Sunshine Kiz. 4 months ago
foobar2000 1.6 / Dynamic Range Meter 1.1.1
log date: 2020-10-12 21:52:43

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Analyzed: Piper / Summer Breeze [US 1983/2020... See full review
posted a comment on Minnie Riperton - Perfect Angel. 4 months ago
foobar2000 1.6 / Dynamic Range Meter 1.1.1
log date: 2020-10-12 19:56:32

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Analyzed: Minnie Riperton / Perfect Angel [EU 1974/2017... See full review
posted a comment on Heatwave - Candles. 4 months ago
Highly compressed mastering

foobar2000 1.6 / Dynamic Range Meter 1.1.1
log date: 2020-10-12 19:53:13

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Analyzed: Heatwave / Candles [UK 1980/2010... See full review
submitted Bill Quateman - Sketchpad (The Unreleased Demos). 4 months ago
submitted Various - Meadowlark Keyboard Sampler 1987. 4 months ago
posted a comment on Tatsuro Yamashita = 山下達郎* - For You = フォー・ユー. 4 months ago
foobar2000 1.6 / Dynamic Range Meter 1.1.1
log date: 2020-10-09 17:30:50

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Analyzed: Tatsuro Yamashita / For You [JP 1982/2002... See full review