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Carpenters: The Singles 1969-1973
(9 of 10 found this review helpful)
May 2, 2014
Universal japan SHM-SACD (UIGY 9542) Remastered by Richard Carpenter and Bernie Grundman, at Bernie Grundman mastering, February 18, 2014. As far as I can tell, this is as close to perfection you can imagine. My reference for CD has been the A&M 393601-2 (POL899), digitally re-mastered be ...
Eric Clapton: 461 Ocean Boulevard
(3 of 4 found this review helpful)
February 24, 2013
This is an amazing DSD transfer from japan dub tapes that are in excellent condition! I can't praise this SHM-SACD enough. It's up there with the very best transfers like Black Sabbath S/T, Dire Straits S/T, Rolling Stones "Sticky Fingers", among others. The sound is very analogue, open, clean and ...
Bangles: Greatest Hits
December 3, 2012
For me, the past two reviews of this album is very strange. And I will explain why. I have the original CD edition of "Different Light". And my reference for Different Light is also the original LP that I have listened to several times. I can say that the original CD from 1986 sounds very much like ...
Black Sabbath: Black Sabbath
(2 of 2 found this review helpful)
October 18, 2012
@analogue has said it all. This SHM-SACD sounds incredible. It now sounds as good as you ever could hope for. It's an amazing transfer from the absolute stereo masters.
Sonny Rollins: Way Out West
(5 of 6 found this review helpful)
February 15, 2011
A true jazz classic album has now been released as an SHM-SACD. This is an incredible good transfer. It outperforms the Doug Sax SACD issued by Analogue Productions by far. And it doesn't have this fake added reverb to it, as the AP SACD has. The sound is incredible open, smooth, analogue, with ...