Fond memories of the Cassette.


Cassette Jam
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Apparently today is the 30th anniversary of the Cassette. Create Digital Music has a great walk down memory lane worth checking out: Happy 30th, Sony Walkman: Your Memories and the Best of Cassettes on CDM

Related post: Cassette tape nostalgia. Rewind.

This entry was written by Oliver Chesler, posted on July 2, 2009 at 10:58 am, filed under hardware and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

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3 Responses to “Fond memories of the Cassette.”

  1. Peter Kirn says:

    Oooh, I should be clear — the cassette most definitely predates the walkman, so it’s older than 30 years.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Compact_Cassette

    Now, we are apparently near the 45th anniversary of the introduction of the CC to the US, but Wikipedia doesn’t have a date.

    The compact cassette did get quite a boost from the Sony Walkman, however, so it seemed appropriate to me to look at the format and not just the player.

  2. Well whatever the date the Cassette is wonderful and deserve celebrating any day!

  3. Raytrace says:

    some of my all time favourite cassettes:

    [img]http://zabava.septem.cz/Blbustky/obrazky/kazety/index_soubory/tdk_sa_90_b2.jpg[/img]

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