Originally Posted by pipelineaudio
Sadly, much engineering today IS about creating performances, not recording them
The best musicians in the world aren't capable of playing at the timing and tuning level that is expected of many of them, due to the fact that even the crappiest band can be edited to perfection timing and tuning wise
What does tone matter anyway if its going to be square wave distorted to max loudness at the mastering stage?
pessimisstic rant over
"What A Volume Knob Is For."