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Authored by: Anonymous on Nov 06, '08 03:09:42PM

The distortion isn't irrelevant. The fact that you're not getting significant distortion after bumping up the preamp suggests that most of your music was recorded with a low average volume.

Remember, +3 dB is twice as loud. +12 dB is 16 times the volume. Basically, you're taking 4 bits of your 8 bit audio and throwing it away. Why not re-record everything in 4-bits?

Here's betting you'll back that slider off from +12 dB in a few days, weeks or months.

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