The author is president of Henry Engineering in Seal Beach, Calif.
Please let me add my 2 cents’ worth regarding music tracks that have been clipped and trashed with “brick-wall” audio processing (May 27, Opinion section).
The next time your radio station receives a CD or file that has been brick-wall limited, simply return it to the sender with an impersonal form letter saying “The music you have supplied is defective and/or unsuitable for broadcast. We do not air any material that is detrimental to our listenership,” or words to that effect.
If a few hundred radio stations return a few thousand, refusing to air them, perhaps the music producers and record labels will fix the problem.
We can only hope!
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