Cook's mic set-ups, from what I've seen, were indeed binaural. However, the
intended method of playback was obviously not headphones ;)
BTW, keep an ear out for future Three Stooge member Joe DeRita during the
From: Matt Sohn <[log in to unmask]>
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Sent: Fri, January 28, 2011 9:52:56 PM
Subject: [ARSCLIST] Emory Cook-Burlesque Uncensored
Today I acquired a tape copy of "Burlesque Uncensored" on the Cook label.
I'm listening to it now on my A-80, and I'm feeling very unsettled by the stereo
Is this a binaural recording? I tried listening to it with my Stax headphones
and there is absolutely no center image.
When the band plays, it's like they are on either side of your head, like you
are sitting in the middle of the stage.
Maybe it was an interesting novelty when it was released, but I find it