More of the Music of Cannonball Adderley
Reviews and Commentaries for the Music of Cannonball Adderley
Sonic Grade: B?
A fairly good Speakers Corner jazz album (we’re guessing). Years ago we wrote the following:
“Outstanding! Top recommendation!”
Hard to know what we would think of this pressing today, but for the thirty bucks you might pay for it, it’s probably worth a listen.
Reviews and Commentaries for Speakers Corner Heavy Vinyl
Here are some of our reviews and commentaries concerning the many Heavy Vinyl pressings we’ve played over the years, well over 200 at this stage of the game. Feel free to pick your poison.
One final note of honesty. Even as recently as the early 2000s we were still somewhat impressed with many of the better Heavy Vinyl pressings. If we had never made the progress we’ve worked so hard to make over the course of the last twenty plus years, perhaps we would find more merit in the Heavy Vinyl reissues so many audiophiles seem to prefer.
We’ll never know of course; that’s a bell that can be unrung. We did the work, we can’t undo it, and the system that resulted from it is merciless in revealing the truth — that these newer pressings are second-rate at best and much more often than not third-rate or worse.
Setting higher standards — no, being able to set higher standards — in our minds is a clear mark of progress. We know that many of our customers see things the same way.