How Corruption and Greed Led to the Downfall of Rock Music – Rick Beato

“You both could not have articulated this any better. This is an incredibly transparent documentary of what the radio/music industry was and has turned into. A “must watch” for all artists. Thank you for this!” Corporations epitomize sociopathy / psychopathy because they are required by law to do everything legally possible to gain money for … Read more

A really great technical explanation of all parts of an audio compressor circuit

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wag-yTyAxPA   CGPT audio level, dynamic compression, electronic circuit designs, electronic techniques Audio level dynamic compression is a fundamental concept in audio engineering, widely used in music production, broadcasting, and live sound reinforcement. It involves reducing the dynamic range of an audio signal, which is the difference between the loudest and quietest parts of the … Read more

Why Gen Z Doesn’t Care About Music – one opinion

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ag4iFa6E_yY   Great comments: If you want to know why kids don’t enjoy music, listen to the subtractions of MP3 recording from source material (on vinyl, or 24b CD, or OGG/VORBIS). Half the song removed by the digital compression, resulting in a beautiful looking cake that has no nourishment and tastes (sounds) thin and unsatisfying. … Read more

Homogenization of DMB’s “sound” ?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wY3hwEVCong From the video comments — “I think the overall sound quality is becoming homogenized. The players switch up instruments nearly with every song, presumably to get differing sounds? Possibly for fresh strings to keep in-tune after such full-blast playing. The drums sound more homogenous than ever — every song now has the exact same … Read more