NASA 50th Anniversary
One of my favorite SciFi book series.
Who knew. Back in 1958 RCA released along with new Stereo LPs, a reel to reel that was in a cartridge. Very few albums and hard to get players killed off the format, that along with not so hot sound quality and mechanical issues with the player. Still, an interesting footnote before the 8-track and compact cassette came along. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MxRs2UESCjE RCA tape cartridge from Wikipedia: The RCA tape cartridge (also known as the Magazine Loading Cartridge and Sound Tape)…
Who knew…they still sell these ! Would have thought they would be too ‘dangerous’ today. Had a lot of fun with mine.
A whole lot o’ looney
Oh damn, there goes the budget, and 470 hours of my life…. http://amzn.to/1wQ5MGX
The comments are too much! : @ Amazon: http://amzn.com/B00GS83884/?tag=chasncom
If you ever wondered how vinyl records used to be produced, this short film from 1956 shows you the RCA way.
Alan O’Day, writer of the quintessential 70’s songs ‘Undercover Angel’ and ‘Angie Baby’ passed away.