Metallica’s Death Magnetic Sounds Better In Guitar Hero

It’s not just songwriting that’s subpar: MusicRadar guitar editor Chris Vinnecombe used Audacity to analyze Death Magnetic’s audio, says it’s over compressed, that “the kick and snare drum seemed to be audibly clipping, along with some of the palm-muted guitar parts,” and concludes that you’re better off purchasing the Guitar Hero version because it has way more dynamic range. Read the story at Wired and imagine the dynamic range of Lars weeping.

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