Maybe the thicker vinyl is causing your VTA to be affected, and causing the sibilance.
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I have several copies of this reissue and have never had that problem. I thought the vocals , just like the rest of the LP sounded amazing. Alan parsons, or no Alan Parsons, this is a 'must have.'
It's hard to imagine the problem is a VTA issue, but it is possible. Maybe you have it set on the high side now and the thicker LP just accentuates the problem. I defer to TWL's wisdom.
Take it or send it back for a replacement. My first copy of DSOTM suffered big time from major "ticks and pops". Not permissible, in my opinion, from a $30.00 plus 180 gram virgin vinyl pressing. Even though my second record was from the same pressing "batch" and manufacture, it did not suffer from the same noise problem and I am now happy! The most you have to loose, as I did, is shipping costs!
You are going to have to check your owner's manual for the VTA adjustment procedure. I looked on the internet, and found references that there is a VTA adjustment on that arm. I never did it on an MMF 2 and can't guide you on it. But it should be there, and you'll have to find it, probably in the manual.