All Wars Are Crimes

Near Final Track

Mixed on Feb 01, 2020. Playing with Mastering on Feb 15, 2020. This version is highly compressed at the final step… makes the beginning seem almost as big as the band part. Should it be more ethereal? I could do another final with less compression… Thoughts? We should sit together and listen a couple different possible mixes…

West Wing – All Wars Are Crimes

This is the source of the voice clips. Potato quality video below.

Context – President Bartlett wants to endorse a new international war crimes body empowered to arrest and try individuals for committing war crimes. The General explains to Leo that his actions in battle could lead to a war crimes arrest, and ends with saying that “All wars are crimes.”