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Universal Music Group estimates 22 masters were lost in 2008 fire
Universal Music Group estimates 22 masters were lost in 2008 fire
After it was discovered a 2008 warehouse fire at Universal Music Group‘s Hollywood Studios destroyed hundreds of master tapes, the company has finally admitted some of the total damages.  To backtrack, a New York Times report revealed that masters by Universal artists throughout the decades were lost, which limits the possibilities for high-quality reproductions in the future. Read mor... Read Mor