Originally Posted by maxnix
Considering your sources, which are pretty much processed in the studio before they even see post production processing, your conclusions are not surprising.
Next time, concentrate on acoustical instruments and classical music ensembles which generally speaking have more true ambient and timbre characteristics recorded.
Studio pop stuff really does not reveal much. Hip Hop is hopeless.
Since when is a 90 piece orchestra playing a contemporary piece by one of the greatest living composers "pop stuff"? Google is your friend.