Count Basie / 88 Basie Street: “Crystal clear, musical as hell, huge sound, dynamic… What a record!”

One of our good customers had this to say about some Hot Stampers he purchased recently:

Hey Tom,   

Good Lord, this Basie! Holy smokes!! Crystal clear, musical as hell, huge sound, dynamic …. wowow.

What a record!

I agree completely, it’s a knockout.

This is the only one I like as well, maybe a bit better

Farmers Market Barbecue

Dennis Sands’ engineering is a bit more natural to my taste, bigger space, all the players sound like they are in the same room more.

Both are great though.


FURTHER READING

Basic Concepts and Realities Explained

Record Collecting for Audiophiles – A Guide to the Fundamentals

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 

Important Lessons We Learned from Record Experiments 

Key Tracks for Critical Listening 

Making Audio Progress 

We Get Letters 

We Was Wrong

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