The Distortion of Sound doucmentary streaming

2014-07-11 by Christopher Geriak | 10 Comments
The Distortion of Sound, a 22-minute documentary film, is now streaming on Youtube. This film talks about how the music world has changed over the years and how
it has affected the sound of music that many people listen to, covering different genres including rock, rap, pop, and classical.

This documentary features several guests including Linkin Park's Mike Shinoda, Snoop Dog, Slash, film composer Hans Zimmer, and 27x Grammy winning musician
Quincy Jones.

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WhiteNoise
July 12th 2014
3313 Comments


Could actually be interesting. I'll check it out

Clumseee
July 12th 2014
333 Comments


Seems like a lot to cover in 22 minutes.

MrMatt767
July 12th 2014
438 Comments


Seems like a lot to cover in 22 minutes. [2]
Will have to check it out though...

MrMatt767
July 12th 2014
438 Comments


22 minutes devoted to highlighting that low quality music is bad, wow. What a waste of time.

gocsa666
July 12th 2014
162 Comments


Lost me at "Linkin Park's Mike Shinoda".

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BMDrummer
July 12th 2014
12966 Comments


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LinkinMac
July 13th 2014
2 Comments


Mike Shinoda is actually a pretty intelligent guy when it comes to sound, regardless of your opinion on his band's music.

Upsidedown_and_Sideways
July 13th 2014
269 Comments


Why isn't there a documentary about terrible bands/musicians/producers/engineers who flood the market with shit?

High fidelity or not, I'm not sitting through a Slash album.

GibTG
July 14th 2014
281 Comments


This is a waste of time, highly NOT recommended. This isn't a "documentary," documentaries should be
unbiased - this has an agenda. It's meant to sell high end audio equipment and while this isn't
entirely a bad thing; ( I enjoy listening to dynamic recordings on high fidelity equipment too) I'm
not stupid enough to believe that just because audio is compressed that it is unlistenable. Short of
maybe some classical music, it's undoubtedly compressed during studio mixing for God sakes!

It's called transparency and high bit-rate compressed audio can easily be transparent to the source.
Why not recommend doing some back-to-back listening tests and giving knowledge to the consumer to
empower them to make the right choice instead of just saying that all modern music is sacrilegious
to the artist. This "documentary" has a very poor plot, it's a shame that such a wonderful idea had
such a poor execution.

Upsidedown_and_Sideways
July 16th 2014
269 Comments


Andrew Scheps helped engineer and mix Death Magnetic...how the hell is he allowed to comment on sound quality?



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