Originally Posted by opentune
Not sure how you are equating grainy productions sound ( a studio attribute) with B8 alloy of a cymbal?
Moreover, B8 alloy is what was used for some of the 'classic rock' cymbals through the late 60's 70's... pro level Paiste GB'sand 2002s later on. I'm not sure how that qualifies as lo fi.
I'm pretty sure he wasn't suggesting that B8 alloy is sonicly inferior, but rather talking about Sabian B8's, their entry level cymbal line.