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Legendary GG Allin Prank-Call Tape Arrives April Fool’s Day

A piece of what's billed as "semi-essential mid-'90s mid-Atlantic riot grrrl apocrypha" could soon be yours. Brooklyn label Godmode (home to the likes of Yvette,…
Marc Hogan / March 25, 2014

Glasgow Shop Claims It Already Invented Cassette Store Day Last Year

International Cassette Store Day is already coming under fire. Two days after the event was announced, Glasgow record store Volcanic Tongue pointed out that it…
Dan Reilly / July 18, 2013

Roll, Tape: Cassettes Find New Life Behind Prison Bars

Cassettes may be a relic of the pre-digital era, but there are a few places in this country where those unloved plastic tapes are holding…
David Peisner / May 9, 2013

Hear Mirror Universe’s 19-Band, Two-Cassette ‘Whatever It Is You’re Doing Now’

Charleston, South Carolina-based cassette label Mirror Universe Tapes has been ahead of the game with releases by Washed Out, Toro Y Moi, Active Child, Yuck,…
Marc Hogan / March 8, 2013

Awesome Tapes: Cassette Doc Forthcoming Via Kickstarter… Hopefully!

A pair of aspiring filmmakers are currently scrambling to raise $25,000 on Kickstarter to fund Cassette: A Documentary, a chronicle of the "quiet comeback" of…
Alyssa Noel / January 27, 2012