The Mastering Show
About This Show
This is the show where we cover all aspects of mastering on a weekly basis. If you're interested in becoming a mastering engineer, in mastering in general or just want to learn how to get better results mastering your own music, this is the show you want to hear.
Most Recent Episode
The Mastering Show #26 - Clipping: What is it, and is it ever acceptable ?
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Some people say clipping distortion is inaudible, some say it’s the true secret of really “loud” mastering, some say it’s a powerful creative effect, others that it’s the spawn of the devil. So who is right, and why ? In this show we talk about:
* What clipping is, and the difference between the analogue & digital varieties
*When and why we use it
*Whether you can repair clipping damage
*The difference between clipping and limiting
*Why clipping & saturation are NOT the secret of "analogue warmth"
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