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Every dollar must count if they're pressing as few as 750 of some Handmade titles. They don't have both oars in the water.

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Good point...I had forgotten all about Because Sound Matters. They sold existing stock of a few DVD-As at the beginnnig but that's long gone.
Thought they tempted us with DVD-A when they started up, it was obvious from the get go that vinyl was their focus.
Which is fine I suppose, but they shouldn't have raised our hopes.
It's a shame, it would have been a license to print money. Not a lot of money in their scheme of things but every dollar counts.
 

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Yeah, I remember eagerly checking that site for a few months. Even bought a Barenaked Ladies DVD-A from them at a higher price than Amazon to "encourage" them to keep the DVD-A flame burning. But the flame flickered...:flame

Good times!

Who'd have thunk we'd be getting more high-res surround some years later than we were then? Porcupine Tree, Rush, KC, Jethro Tull, Steven Wilson, maybe the Who...
 

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Because Sound Matters only when you have old stampers laying idle which can ooze out wedges of black PVC that you can sell for $30-$50 a pop. That's cheaper than re-pressing a 5.1 advanced resolution hunk of alumimum aspic which you sell for $20-$30. It sells for $10-$30 more and is infinitely less costly than mixing a brand new surround title. Can you say "on the cheap?" I knew you could.

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BSM is still there, http://www.becausesoundmatters.com/, there's no mention of the 'DVD-A' or 'SACD' words anywhere that I could find. I guess sound only matters if you have a turntable.
 

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infinitely less costly than mixing a brand new surround title.
Linda
i think Jon talking about present reprints on SACD which sells amazon.
probably WEA doesn't sees the local market as worthy. could be that their latest move is a testing
of chinese market? i think from all those japanese retailers more stuff goes to China than actually to Japan.
wondering, is there amazon or such kind of retailer in China?
 

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I mentioned "re-pressing a 5.1 advanced resolution hunk of aluminum aspic" along with added cost if a new mix were created. No offense intended or taken, Otto. It's late.

Linda

i think Jon talking about present reprints on SACD which sells amazon.
probably WEA doesn't sees the local market as worthy. could be that their latest move is a testing
of chinese market? i think from all those japanese retailers more stuff goes to China than actually to Japan.
wondering, is there amazon or such kind of retailer in China?
 
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