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Old 12-12-2001, 02:01 AM
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Default Compressor history?

Does anyone know when the compressor first came out? Is it possible to trace the first recorded use of them?
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Old 12-12-2001, 09:28 AM
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Default Re: Compressor history?

The Fairchild was very early and Gates made some for broadcasting. Good research topic.
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Check out the Mercenary Audio page. Good refences there.
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