Cassette

03.03.15
Metallica is releasing a remastered 1982 demo... on cassette
03.03.15

Metallica is releasing a remastered 1982 demo... on cassette

Dust off your tape players, folks: cassettes are still making a comeback. A number of independent...

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10.21.14
Someone put Spotify inside this old cassette recorder
10.21.14

Someone put Spotify inside this old cassette recorder

The above contraption may look like the kind of cassette player bygone teens used to use to create...

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10.06.14
Scratching cassettes like vinyl records brings a new meaning to mixtapes
10.06.14

Scratching cassettes like vinyl records brings a new meaning to mixtapes

Sure, you could load a pair of turntables with a couple of vinyl records to hone those DJ skills,...

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09.13.13
Compact cassette turns 50, puts a tear in Soundwave's eye
09.13.13

Compact cassette turns 50, puts a tear in Soundwave's eye

Forget the MP3 player, or even the Walkman -- the real instigator of the portable audio revolution...

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07.24.12
Metalab wires its Blinkenwall to run from Commodore 64, gives no word on the obligatory Tetris port (video)
07.24.12

Metalab wires its Blinkenwall to run from Commodore 64, gives no word on the obligatory Tetris port (video)

We've seen some ambitious Blinkenwalls in our time. Nearly all of the attention is unsurprisingly...

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11.15.11
Dinosaur Jr. reissuing first three albums on cassette, harnessing the latest jurassic technology
11.15.11

Dinosaur Jr. reissuing first three albums on cassette, harnessing the latest jurassic technology

Forget your Google Musics and Spotifys -- J Mascis, indie rock's favorite guitar-shredding gray h...

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08.08.11
Crapgadget: 'after school special' edition
08.08.11

Crapgadget: 'after school special' edition

School can be tough, especially when you're different. So what better way to keep the bullies at...

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02.15.11
The in-dash tape deck is dead, mixtape memories will live forever
02.15.11

The in-dash tape deck is dead, mixtape memories will live forever

The rattling of naked cassettes in the glove box. The crunching of plastic cases in the footwell. T...

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12.09.10
Tascam Portastudio for iPad could make you a four-track superstar all over again
12.09.10

Tascam Portastudio for iPad could make you a four-track superstar all over again

If you've never experienced the joy of conveying four precisely-played tracks onto a single, rattly...

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