What is a band that had a brilliant first album and a shockingly bad second album?

Timm Davison, studied Media Communication at University of Washington (2017)Answered Dec 24 In the past, lots of bands had what could be considered ‘bad’ second albums – and this was due as much to the way bands got signed, and what was expected of them in the ‘old’ (pre-internet) recording industry. In the ‘old’ system, […]

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The Eagles – LIVE live AT The Summit in Houston 1976 (2CD)

DOUBLE CD SET – BROADCAST RECORDING OF AN EARLY ‘HOTEL CALIFORNIA’ SHOW This double album, recorded at The Summit in Houston, Texas, is taken from the legendary but ultimately damaging Hotel California tour, capturing the Eagles in fine form in the run-up to the release of the aforementioned LP. Broadcast in superb quality over local […]

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Are MOSFET amps as good as tubed amps?

Both MOSFET as well as vacuum tube power amplifiers have their strengths and weakness. But, which one is ultimately the best for an output stage? Paul explains which he believes to be the best and why. Watch Now EDITORIAL NOTE: The opinions expressed in the above post do not necessarily reflect those of our editorial […]

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Increasing midrange snap ?

This viewer is a bass instrument musician and he finds it difficult to follow the bass line of his instrument on his current setup. Is there anything he can do?  Watch Now EDITORIAL NOTE: The opinions expressed in the above post do not necessarily reflect those of our editorial team – just in case you […]

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What is the RIAA curve for vinyl?

The RIAA curve is a rather dramatic equalization network applied to record albums and 45s over the last half-century. Why is it there, what does it do, and when can we expect it to be retired?  Watch Now EDITORIAL NOTE: The opinions expressed in the above post do not necessarily reflect those of our editorial […]

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