Tag Archives: 1990s

1992 Maxell SX II 60 Audio Cassette

Maxell SX II 1992

Staying in the year of 1992, we find a Maxell SX II 60 high bias audio cassette hard at work in one of the era’s most popular home multitracking machines – the Tascam Ministudio. Continue reading 1992 Maxell SX II 60 Audio Cassette

1994 TDK SA 90 Super Avilyn Audio Cassette

TDK SA 90 1994 and 1994 recording advert

By 1994, the world of home multitrack recording was well along the road of transformation from tape to digital formats. But full computerisation of the process was still not a realistic proposition for most recording enthusiasts. Continue reading 1994 TDK SA 90 Super Avilyn Audio Cassette

Spin Doctors – Homebelly Groove Audio Cassette

Spin Doctors - Homebelly Groove

Grunge could have been a disaster for the Spin Doctors. The band shared a number of traits with full-on grunge artists, but were initially considered by their record label, Epic, to be too dilute. Indeed, Epic told the band that their first studio album – A Pocket Full of Kyptonite – would not sell because of its musical diversity, and they blew the promo budget on Pearl Jam instead. Continue reading Spin Doctors – Homebelly Groove Audio Cassette