With digital recording becoming ever cheaper and cleaner-sounding, it's easy for a band to record itself in ProTools-perfect fidelity. However, it's also all too easy to forget the importance of ambience and even outright noise when it comes to adding character and feeling to a recording; how hiss and distortion can imbue a sound with more mystery and depth than it might have had in "better" conditions. In the past, the Double has made remarkably forward-thinking use of lo-fi production, choosing to make it a part of their ...

Loose in the Air 2005, Matador

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