Mysticism is not a way to know about the world except by accident, although its existence tells a lot about how the human brain works.
Human beings are not perfectly rational creatures. Perfect kno… (View Post)
Vinyl is not lossless. Recording engineers had to boost certain frequencies just to get an LP to sound reasonably close to the original tape recording. Think about it: As the needle follows the groov… (View Post)
Essentially, people who prefer vinyl prefer the way it distorts sound, whether they realize that's what it is or not.
There are also a lot of psychological and subjective factors at work … (View Post)
Also, FWIW, the idea that vinyl records are superior in fidelity to CDs is also a myth. Some people prefer the sound of vinyl, but it's not capable of reproducing sound as accurately as CD. (View Post)