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 The article said "will be 30% louder," presumably not a reference to
voltage.  Of course I don't believe that.

Best,
John Haley


On Sun, Apr 15, 2018 at 9:31 PM, Paul Stamler <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> On 4/15/2018 3:42 PM, John Haley wrote:
>
>> Sure, the master material is going to be digital.  Who would seriously
>> record something any other way?   And if they are going to press records
>> that are supposed to generate 30% more volume, as claimed (using standard
>> phono cartridges. no less), how is that going to work on sensitive
>> preamps?  It will surely overload a lot of them.  Maybe they will just
>> blame the original digital recording for all the distortion!
>>
>
> If by "30% more volume" they mean a 30% higher voltage from the cartridge,
> that's only an additional 2.28dB, which isn't all that much - probably not
> enough to clip most preamps.
>
>
>> Best,
>> John Haley
>>
>>
>> On Sun, Apr 15, 2018 at 3:20 PM, Corey Bailey <[log in to unmask]>
>> wrote:
>>
>> Somewhere, I have an LP or two from the dawn of digital recording that
>>> touts the increased fidelity because the source was recorded digitally.
>>> Although the technology is ever changing, the marketing hype is still the
>>> same. So, I guess the inference of my original reply was that we have
>>> gone
>>> full circle.
>>>
>>> Cheers!
>>>
>>> Corey Bailey Audio Engineering
>>> www.baileyzone.net
>>>
>>> On 4/15/2018 9:07 AM, Lou Judson wrote:
>>>
>>> It in’t so surprising to me that it is sourced from digital - there is no
>>>> economical way to record analog any more - the question is, has it been
>>>> damaged by poor digital practices?
>>>>
>>>> <L>
>>>> Lou Judson
>>>> Intuitive Audio
>>>> 415-883-2689
>>>>
>>>> On Apr 14, 2018, at 8:14 PM, Corey Bailey <[log in to unmask]>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>   From digital to analog.
>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Verrry Interrresting!
>>>>>
>>>>> Corey Bailey Audio Engineering
>>>>> www.baileyzone.net
>>>>>
>>>>> On 4/14/2018 4:37 PM, John Haley wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>> Ah, Lou.  Almost the same analogy I made, before seeing your email.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Best,
>>>>>> John Haley
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On Sat, Apr 14, 2018 at 7:27 PM, Lou Judson <[log in to unmask]>
>>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Verrrry Interrresting as Arte Johnson used to say: <
>>>>>>
>>>>>>> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=krD4hdGvGHM>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> But will it be playable? They say so, but the proof is in the
>>>>>>> playing…
>>>>>>> and
>>>>>>> still suseptible to dust, scratches, clicks and pops!
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>
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