Ry Cooder Uses iTunes to Master his New Album

Ry Cooder, prolific solo artist and talented session musician, was having a lot of trouble getting his new album to sound right. Then, by accident, he discovered the magic method to mastering his record and making it sound awesome: iTunes.

By burning it with the "sound enhancer" accidentally turned on, Cooder got his album sounding exactly how he wanted it. That ended up being the only effect he used on the final mixes of the songs.

NY Times [via Collision Detection]