1 week, 3 days ago 0
Posted in: Walkmans

On 6th of march, Recording The Masters announced their new project, which consists in releasing a new walkman. Yes, I know what you’re probably thinking: are they gonna release another cheap walkman like those rubbish chinese stuff? Well, that’s not exactly the idea. What they want to release is a good walkman, one that sounds well, […]

1 month ago 0
Posted in: HI-FI

I’ve recently had some problems trying to adjust the azimuth of a walkman. The screw shows serious wear and I could not turn it, no matter which screwdriver I use, so I started to ask myself if I have the proper screwdriver. We all know that there are slot and cross screwdriver, but do you know which […]

3 months, 3 weeks ago 0
Posted in: Cassettes, Decks

I’m glad to show you today the new section in my website:   Document Archive   In this section I will share many documents that were published back in the days, mainly in US magazines but also in another places. You just need an updated browser to access all the documentation in PDF format that is […]

4 months, 1 week ago 0
Posted in: Cassettes

[post in spanish about an interview that a radio station has done to me in spanish] Hoy me ha hecho mucha ilusión que me entrevisten en la radio RAC1, concretamente en la más popular por estas tierras (Catalunya) y concretamente en el programa de más éxito, el de Toni Clapès, ‘Versió RAC1′. Emma Aixalà, la […]

4 months, 3 weeks ago 0
Posted in: Decks, Walkmans

That’s exactly what the guy behind the Youtube channel called This does not compute thought when he felt he wanted to come back using cassettes. He explains his experience in an excellent video:    

4 months, 4 weeks ago 0
Posted in: Walkmans

As you may know, dear reader, some of our beloved grey or white gadgets show yellow fading over the years. White and light grey plastics turn brown-yellow with time. This is most seen in 80s computers. Ok, so I learnt how to apply a technique called retrobrighting to this plastics thanks to this video by The 8-bit […]

5 months, 2 weeks ago 0
Posted in: Cassettes

You have probably read some articles by big news companies ‘warning’ people that cassettes are back. I’ve linked some here. And you probably noticed that most of them blame on the same things again and again: cassettes are obsolete, they sound like crap, they are a non-sense, the make a mess sticking to the roller… […]

5 months, 2 weeks ago 0
Posted in: Cassettes

This friday started the International Disco Fair at Barcelona, like every year, and I went to see which vinyls and cassettes I could find. It’s a nice fair, though expensive as you have to pay 6€ to enter, no matter if you buy or not. After some searching I found some, though it wasn’t easy: […]

5 months, 3 weeks ago 0
Posted in: Walkmans

As you surely know, musicassettes (or prerecorded cassettes) are widely know for not sounding well. In fact, average people believes that all cassettes do actually sound pretty bad. But beside what an average person thinks, what I’m interested to dig in is to figure out if musicassettes can actually sound pretty well. Want to know […]

6 months, 1 week ago 0
Posted in: Cassettes

I’ve recently bought a box of these cassettes because once I saw them, I thought I had to have them! They are really cool. My two sons also love them and ‘stole’ me a pair for their collection Regarding sound quality they are not anything formidable but at least they are not like those cheap […]

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