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On 7 בספט 2012, at 09:28, Marie O'Connell <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Ears are good!
> 
> Cheers
> Marie
> 
> On Fri, Sep 7, 2012 at 6:08 PM, Shai Drori <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> 
>> My general rule of thumb is to use my ears. Singer could have distorted on
>> the original tape, the engineer could have boosted highs because that's how
>> he liked it. If the recording sound great, and many do then I transfer it
>> strait. But if it doesn't then a man's gotta do what a man's gotta do.
>> Shai
>> 
>> Sent from my ringing donkey
>> 
>> On 7 בספט 2012, at 07:19, Evan MacBeth <[log in to unmask]>
>> wrote:
>> 
>>> Hi all,
>>> 
>>> Only moderately off track, does anyone have any particular tips for
>> transferring Stereo RCA Dynagroove discs from the early 60s? The disc i'm
>> trying to copy has such an over-the-top top end. I intend to reduce the top
>> end a bit, but does anyone know if Dynagroove used a specific top end boost?
>>> 
>>> In addition, certain sibilant syllables from the vocalist distort
>> terribly while others in the same song do not - but if i sum the two
>> channels to mono the sibilance doesn't distort at all. Whether this is down
>> to the vocalist's mic technique or not, i wouldn't know - i don't have any
>> other Dynagroove albums to compare this to. Also, this is a brand new disc,
>> it was still sealed until i cracked it open on Tuesday (and yes, it needed
>> a clean!) but i've had the same problem in the same place with other copies
>> too.
>>> 
>>> Any tips at all?
>>> Cheers,
>>> Evan.
>>