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Recording the Masters FOX C-60: The New Audio Cassette Standard

By | July 1st, 2018|Categories: Part-Time Audiofile|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

by Carlos Guzman

Technics RS M63. That was the first cassette deck recorder I bought with my own money. On monthly installments, I paid $21.50 for 24 months with my funeral home’s attendant part-time job. I would prefer the RS M85, but I couldn’t afford the payments so, I was very happy with my new acquisition. A 3-head machine with a decent sound and beautiful digital meters. By those days, TDK was my preferred tape and I bought it by boxes of 10.… Read the full article

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Audio Cassette Revival: For Real?

By | June 16th, 2018|Categories: Part-Time Audiofile|Tags: , , , , , , |

by Carlos Guzman

With the new tape revival around the world, more and more audiophiles are getting into the exclusive, and sometimes expensive, hobby of open reel playback. Many companies have resurrected the old “pre-recorded” reel tapes market but this time with exclusive music and performers dubbed on high quality tape from ATR or RTM, running @ 15ips on a 1/2 Track format and with such a high sound quality that right now this is the best media to take you closer to the “real thing”.… Read the full article

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