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I uncoiled the 50-feet length of coaxial microphone cable as I walked from the music room to the back door of the house. I then routed it through the rubber threshold door sweep to the outdoors.  618 more words


#127 The tape cassette - voices from the past

It’s 1976. My Mum is back in her homeland, with my sister who is 7ish. My grandmother – my Mum’s Mum – is unwell, and my Mum and my sister, along with a couple of aunties and one uncle, have all gone back to visit her and various other loved ones they left behind when they went to try their hand in the ‘lucky country.’ 973 more words


Postcrossing Mixtape

Since September 2014 I have been slowly working on a small side project through the website Postcrossing.com – Using the online project to share postcards across the globe I gathered responses to my request for Postcrossing members to tell me about their favourite music from their country. 104 more words

Cassette Tape

Rasha'im - A Malediction

It’s been four days since the release of Rasha’im’s A Malediction and I’m just now getting around to putting their second demo tape through my ears. 320 more words


Letters to June, #17

Dear June,

When I was a child, I liked to read. Like actual books, and not from a device screen (those weren’t even common then). And when I went to school, I continued enjoying reading. 263 more words


The relationship

I came across this picture on Facebook. I do not know who painted it on the wall of his house. It is a beautiful painting and it talks about the relationship between a ball-point pen and a cassette tape. 36 more words


Animal Collective's Deakin shares new song "Harpy (Blue)" -- listen

After years of radio silence, Animal Collective member Deakin finally put out his full-length debut in April. The long-awaited Sleep Cycle garnered an impressive B+ rating, with our own staff writer Sean Barry describing it as “a quiet and reassuring journey.” 97 more words