Originally Posted by ravenheart
Rick Rubin's track record of doing what, precisely? He's just about the most uninvolved producer in the business. He doesn't do anything. Most bands who've worked with him say he's pretty much never even there.
He has a reputation of throwing reverb and effects out the window and most of what he produces sounds dry and sterile, which works for say, Slayer, but I think it made Metallica sound terrible.