loudness race


loudness race
The public backlash against mastering albums to such an extent that it distorts their sound quality.

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  • Loudness war — Der englische Ausdruck „Loudness war“ oder „Loudness race“ (im Deutschen etwa übersetzt mit „Lautheitskrieg“ oder „Lautheits Wettrennen“) bezeichnet die zunehmende Tendenz der Musikindustrie, Musik in allmählich immer höheren Lautheitspegeln –… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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