Uh oh. Something was really off.
The Velvet Fog’s voice was all over the place. The sibilance was nasty.
Next I know, I am standing next to a finely made miniature metal hand crank. Dave Wilson is telling me, “okay, now we need to go from 24mm to 27.5mm”. I slowly and carefully turn the crank in a circle clock-wise until a very fine calibration hash mark moves between 27 and 28.
I go back to the listening chair. Dave cues up the Mel Torme track again.… Read the full article