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good aye!  As long as the ears last past the elderly equipment then we will
all do an honest job :-)

On Fri, Sep 7, 2012 at 7:31 PM, Shai Drori <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> I know. Lol
>
> Sent from my ringing donkey
>
> 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.
> >>
>