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Re: THE TRILOGY REISSUE PLEASE MAKE IT HAPPEN
« Reply #75 on: November 25, 2019, 07:07:37 PM »
Someone on discogs wrote this about the set:

'Anyone else having really bad sibilance (especially with the cymbals) on the bootlicker disc?

Update: Third copy (this time the replacement came direct from Ipecac) still the same problem. Tried on multiple setups. Sold my copy and put the idea of owning a decent pressing to rest. Expensive piece of crap.'

Can anyone here confirm this is the case? Or perhaps the original issues had the same problem?

I just played my copies for the first time today and I noticed right off the bat with those open hihat notes on Let It All Be. Really bad. I had to go and check my setup as well to see if something was amiss there. Sweet piece of art but the sound is fucked unfortunately.
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Re: THE TRILOGY REISSUE PLEASE MAKE IT HAPPEN
« Reply #76 on: November 25, 2019, 07:42:24 PM »
Someone on discogs wrote this about the set:

'Anyone else having really bad sibilance (especially with the cymbals) on the bootlicker disc?

Update: Third copy (this time the replacement came direct from Ipecac) still the same problem. Tried on multiple setups. Sold my copy and put the idea of owning a decent pressing to rest. Expensive piece of crap.'

Can anyone here confirm this is the case? Or perhaps the original issues had the same problem?

I just played my copies for the first time today and I noticed right off the bat with those open hihat notes on Let It All Be. Really bad. I had to go and check my setup as well to see if something was amiss there. Sweet piece of art but the sound is fucked unfortunately.

Thanks. You just saved me some money. Too bad, was looking forward to having these on vinyl.

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Re: THE TRILOGY REISSUE PLEASE MAKE IT HAPPEN
« Reply #77 on: November 26, 2019, 11:29:25 AM »
Has ipecac ever pressed a decent record?

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Re: THE TRILOGY REISSUE PLEASE MAKE IT HAPPEN
« Reply #78 on: November 26, 2019, 11:39:38 AM »
maybe someone here might be interested in trying to learn something. 

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Re: THE TRILOGY REISSUE PLEASE MAKE IT HAPPEN
« Reply #79 on: November 27, 2019, 07:16:27 AM »
Has ipecac ever pressed a decent record?
they pressed (or had pressed by someone else) the first trilogy 19 years ago.  :idea:
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