I see both Blu-Spec and SHM CDs for sale (at high mark-ups) in Japan. What
exactly are they, and do they sound better than regular CDs?
In a message dated 4/4/2015 12:54:25 A.M. Central Daylight Time,
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I think Tom Fine was referring to Blu-Spec (now Blu-Spec2), which is a
redbook Japanese CD product, somewhat along the lines of SHM CD’s. Not Blue
Ray or Blue Ray/Audio.
> On Apr 3, 2015, at 9:51 PM, Dave Burnham <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> As I recall, the fourth "D" in a 4D recording meant that the mixing
console was all digital; not much of a virtue in the mid-90s as the best analog
consoles had very clean wide range sound.
> If you're speaking about Blu-Ray audio disks, they are capable of high
def sound with a single disk able to contain many hours of material, (like
the entire Wagner's Ring on a single disc).