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2 years, 7 months ago 0
Posted in: Cassettes

Every time when I recorded my mixtapes I wanted to be sure that I don’t waste not a few seconds of tape. If you are about to record an entire album on a cassette, it looks that just by having a cassette that matches the total duration of the album is enough… but it isn’t. […]

2 years, 8 months ago 0
Posted in: Walkmans

Before SONY launches the famous first walkman, the TPS-L2, there were the personal and bussiness recorders. Those were used to take voice notes mainly, but they were not so popular between the youth or the entire population; they were just tools. But SONY used one of them as a start point to develop what will […]

2 years, 8 months ago 0
Posted in: Cassettes

Do you want to digitize your tapes? Have you seen those walkmans with USB output that look so easy to digitize your cassette collection? Well, yes, they are easy to use. But… discover what they didn’t told you in this video about the sound quality of this TAPE2GO. Now here’s the second video of the […]

2 years, 9 months ago 0
Posted in: Walkmans

Once I received my ‘Super-DC2′ from Dr Walkman recently, I had the idea to start a series of videos showing the real difference between some walkmans and other players, like I did with the turntable versus CD. In this video you can hear the real difference between a CD played in a good Discman versus […]

2 years, 9 months ago 0
Posted in: Boomboxes

I’ve always wondered about this eye-catching boombox. I still remember it from the catalogs of the early 90s. I guess it was one of few models that show signs of design based on angles and straight lines and both the ‘egg’ design that become the facto-standard from late 90 and on. I specially like its […]

2 years, 11 months ago 0
Posted in: Walkmans

That is a common question that arises from time to time inside collector’s circles. There were hundreds of different models that go from almost crap to the finest piece of precision electro-mechanic miniature device. But… which ones sound best? Read the new article here: Which walkmans sound best? Hope you like it. Leave your comments […]

2 years, 11 months ago 0
Posted in: HI-FI, Walkmans

Some years ago I knew about a guy that seemed to me that knew very well how to service a walkman. He is known as ‘Dr Walkman‘. It was actually in Stereo2go forum where I met him. I contacted him personally and wanted him to service and upgrade my D6C to make some sort of ‘Super-D6C’. I was […]

2 years, 11 months ago 0

We love walkmans, and headphones are an important factor for truly enjoying them. Choosing the right headphones can be a difference like night and day. Your walkman can be excellent as a source but a wrong headphone can make you hear not-so-good (or actually bad) sound. So, which ones are better? Don’t miss my latest […]

2 years, 11 months ago 0
Posted in: Cassettes

Just for the time when cassettes will become extremely rare and/or expensive, I’ve started searching for brand new ones some years ago. They are increasingly becoming expensive and rare, specially those good ones. It’s not rare to see many at 3-6 euros per unit today. I have quite a big reserve at this moment, and […]

3 years ago 0
Posted in: Walkmans

I’ve recently contacted by eBay to write an article about my history for their webpage and their social networks, and I thought I would be a nice idea to promote my activity. And here’s the result: http://www.ebay.es/gds/Walkman-Archive-coleccionista-de-walkmans-/10000000205664776/g.html Hope you enjoy it.    

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