Germany based art rock band RPWL has followed up their celebrated album “Beyond Man and Time” with their 2014 multi format release “Wanted.” Available as a limited edition CD and DVD with 5.1 Dolby-Digital surround sound, which includes the bonus track "Still Asleep" on DVD only. For analog audiophiles, a double vinyl version is available, as well as a single CD copy.
For high resolution fans, like myself, it is surprising that “Wanted” is only available as a Dolby Digital surround version on the DVD disc. This compressed audio codec is available on literally every DVD and Bluray player worldwide, but limits the quality desired by hi-res enthusiasts. The overall mix is thin, possibly a result of the choice to use Dolby Digital over a less lossy codec like DTS or providing a LPCM version...Read more