WJIB at 101.3
Fri Aug 18 09:38:32 EDT 2017
On Thu, 17 Aug 2017, A. Joseph Ross wrote:
> Many FM stations use compression, which seems to boost the base beat and
> gives an artificial sound to the music.
All of them do. The dynamic range of FM is greater than the dynamic range
of most listening environments, and a certain amount of compression is
necessary to maintain presence on the dial.
> I notice that Bob isn't using compression, or if he is, it's at fairly
> low-level. That makes the music sound even better.
Unfortunalely, I can't hear Bob's translator where I am.
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