Cassette Comeback
Cassette Comeback
  • Video 60
  • Views 2 611 487
Unboxing A Mystery Cassette Package From Canada - Polaroid / Grundig / EQ Professional / Sony / TDK
In this video I try 5 cassettes that aren't common here in the UK, from a package sent to me by Tony C @ Cassette Comeback Canada

Get yours from : www.cassettecomeback.com

If you're in the UK, get some great multipacks of blanks from : www.redmanorrecords.co.uk/collections/blank-cassettes

If you're interested in high quality releases from my label, Red Manor Records, go here to be kept informed:
www.redmanor.co.uk
Views: 9 183

Video

Arcam Delta 100 Cassette Deck - Unboxing, poor repair and demonstration
Views 18K2 months ago
In this video I unbox a newly purchased Arcam Delta 100 British cassette deck, have initial disappointment, do some slipshod repairs and then finally do a demo of it. Music used : Ellie's Delight By Georama See the video and hear the full song here: thexvid.com/video/VPSFLQa5dC0/video.html If you're interested in high quality releases from my label, Red Manor Records, go here to be kept informe...
Mystery BASF LHD Loaded Cassettes...From An Oil Company?!
Views 12K4 months ago
I've seen these before on eBay and wondered what they were. I then bought a load of them and all became clear Track Used : Runaway by Villarosso feat. Chris Skillett Full album here : open.spotify.com/album/1TRlTODGnKgo9eJyTXjkFj?si=_SfJiTqtRbmVnug4sKMaWA&dl_branch=1 If you're interested in high quality releases from my label, Red Manor Records, go here to be kept informed: www.redmanor.co.uk
1986 TDK MA-XG Type 4 Metal Cassette - Yeah, just yeah...
Views 23K7 months ago
I don't want to spoil this one, but here we look at one of the ultimate, expensive cassettes. Track Used : Couldn't Sleep Last Night by Villarosso feat. Sandor Gavin If you're interested in high quality releases from my label, Red Manor Records, go here to be kept informed: www.redmanor.co.uk
Racal Zonal (Decca) Type 1 Cassettes - They created Vodafone, but did they create good cassettes?
Views 7K11 months ago
In this video I look at some cassettes from a once massive British electronics giant, Racal, the people behind Vodafone. Deck Used : Aiwa AD-S950 Track Used : Taxidermy Flute-Cat and the Jazz Animals of Codwood By Neilio open.spotify.com/track/6pZQVqYhKfUcdiGzd1yZ2r?si=HNObVFosSJOAvGHrMlAKug Get This Is Synthwave 2, here : www.cassettecomeback.com/products/this-is-synthwave-2 If you like chatti...
Red Manor Records Presents : This Is Synthwave 2 - Complete Album Playthrough
Views 4.7K11 months ago
Want to hear the hottest new synthwave artists? In this video we play the entirety of my record company, Red Manor Records, compilation "This Is Synthwave 2", complete with intros from the artists themselves. If you would like to own this album on a double, heavyweight, coloured vinyl, HQ Cassette, MiniDisc or CD, go to : www.redmanor.co.uk
The Last TDK D with Japanesse Tape Vs The Imation Superior D With Korean Tape - Type 1 Cassettes
Views 19KYear ago
In this video I compare the tape in the last "Proper" TDK D with the final Imation "Superior" D Deck Used : Nakamichi ZX9 If you like chatting and posting about cassettes, why not join my Facebook group dedicated to it: Blank Cassette Tapes groups/546989409130819/ If you're interested in high quality releases from my label, Red Manor Records, go here to be kept informed: www.redman...
The 1986 TDK SA-X Type 2 Cassette And Why I Now Understand The Appeal Of Vinyl.
Views 23KYear ago
In this video I ruminate about why after years of holding out, the vinyl "bug" has finally got me and I use a beautiful TDK SA to record some vinyl on. Deck Used : Revox B215 Track Used : Heta Drommar By Zajah Find more of her fantastic music here: zajah.bandcamp.com/ And follow here here: zajah.xyz If you're interested in high quality releases from my label, Red Manor Records, go ...
Meltrack - Type 1 Cassettes From India
Views 13KYear ago
I find it strange that there weren't more Indian made cassettes on the market. In this video I review 3 from Indian manufacturer Meltrack. Decks Used : Revox B215 If you're looking for the finest selection of NOS blank cassettes, then go to my website: www.cassettecomeback.com If you're interested in high quality cassette duplication for your music release, visit: www.cassettecomeback.com/pages...
Hi-Fi VHS - The "Poor Man's" Reel To Reel?
Views 40KYear ago
In this video I look at using HiFi VHS to make stereo audio recordings and muse about VHS being obsolete as a video format, but that it could be the bargain analogue audio format... Link to the uncompressed comparison recording : www.dropbox.com/s/ac12nljb0s164pk/VHSCombined.flac?dl=1 Decks Used : Panasonic NV-HD680 & Toshiba DVR20 If you're looking for the finest selection of NOS blank cassett...
BBC Type 1 & Type 2 Cassettes - Brilliant Basic Cassettes or Bargain Basement Crap?
Views 9KYear ago
*THE MUSIC IS OUT OF SYNCH" These were common and cheap in the UK in the 90s and are still reasonably priced today. Is that because they're rubbish? In this video I put 2 generations of Type 1 & 2 through their paces. Decks Used : Nakamichi CR-7 & Revox B215 If you're looking for the finest selection of NOS blank cassettes, then go to my website: www.cassettecomeback.com If you're interested in...
The Revox B215 3 Head Cassette Deck - The Cassette Deck Of The Future...From The 80's
Views 43KYear ago
In this video I go into why I love the Revox B215, my experiences with it, how it works, what makes it special and more importantly how good it sounds. Main bits: 00:17 - So what's so special about The B215 08:05 - Pretty Innit? 09:13 - Overview of buttons and functions 12:20 - Trick play & the red light 19:10 - BASF Chrome Standard II 21:45 - Calibration 24:05 - Live recording 26:40 - Final th...
Gallunoptimal UR & Maxell XV - Type 1 Cassettes - Review and sound test
Views 10KYear ago
These are quite "hot" products at the time of recording, so I thought it might be good to do a review and sound test, so that you can get a grasp on what you're buying. Deck Used : Aiwa AD-S950 If you're looking for the finest selection of NOS blank cassettes, then go to my website: www.cassettecomeback.com If you're interested in high quality cassette duplication for your music release, visit:...
The Nakamichi Dragon 3 Head Cassette Deck - The "Top Trump" Of Cassette Decks
Views 120KYear ago
In this video I go into why I love the Nakamichi Dragon, my experiences with it, how it works, what makes it special and more importantly how good it sounds. Main bits: 01:03 - So what's so special about The Dragon 02:43 - What is Azimuth? 08:30 - My story with The Dragon 11:30 - Overview of buttons and functions 16:40 - Calibrating a cassette 20:10 - Live recording 24:33 - "Top Trumps"? 25:32 ...
Akai Professional GX912 3 Head Cassette Deck - Unboxing and quick test
Views 29KYear ago
In this video I unbox and do a quick test of an Akai Professional GX912 cassette deck, to make sure it survived shipping and is as described. Tune used: Electrum by El Torden Get hold of the limited edition This Is Synthwave cassette here: www.cassettecomeback.com/products/this-is-synthwave-cassette If you're looking for the finest selection of NOS blank cassettes, then go to my website: www.ca...
Akai GX-F95 3 Head Cassette Deck - Unboxing and quick test
Views 180KYear ago
Akai GX-F95 3 Head Cassette Deck - Unboxing and quick test
1975 Scotch High Energy "Super Ferric" Type 1 Cassette Review - A 45 year old Super Ferric? Really?!
Views 14KYear ago
1975 Scotch High Energy "Super Ferric" Type 1 Cassette Review - A 45 year old Super Ferric? Really?!
The TDK FE Type 1 Cassette - Importance never came at such a reasonable price...
Views 15KYear ago
The TDK FE Type 1 Cassette - Importance never came at such a reasonable price...
Denon / Panasonic / Sony / Maxell - Japanese Domestic Market Cassettes - Vol 2
Views 11KYear ago
Denon / Panasonic / Sony / Maxell - Japanese Domestic Market Cassettes - Vol 2
Axia / Keep / Sony / TDK - Japanese Domestic Market Cassettes - Vol 1
Views 11KYear ago
Axia / Keep / Sony / TDK - Japanese Domestic Market Cassettes - Vol 1
Berec / EMI Super - 1970s Type 1 Cassette Review
Views 7KYear ago
Berec / EMI Super - 1970s Type 1 Cassette Review
1990s JVC Type 1 / Type 2 / Type 4 Cassettes Review
Views 11KYear ago
1990s JVC Type 1 / Type 2 / Type 4 Cassettes Review
More Off Brand Type 1 Cassettes - Samsung / Goodmans / Schneider / Socimag
Views 10KYear ago
More Off Brand Type 1 Cassettes - Samsung / Goodmans / Schneider / Socimag
The Legend That Is The Maxell UR - Type 1 Cassette
Views 15KYear ago
The Legend That Is The Maxell UR - Type 1 Cassette
"New" Maxell UR & New EQ Professional - 2020 - Type 1 Cassettes
Views 59KYear ago
"New" Maxell UR & New EQ Professional - 2020 - Type 1 Cassettes
Marantz PMD 520 Multiple 3 head Cassette Deck Overview
Views 47KYear ago
Marantz PMD 520 Multiple 3 head Cassette Deck Overview
TDK SA-XS & SA-XG Type 2 High Bias Cassettes - The Best Of The Best?
Views 18KYear ago
TDK SA-XS & SA-XG Type 2 High Bias Cassettes - The Best Of The Best?
Canadian Delights - Akai Type 3 / LG SHP / Scotch Scream'R / Memorex db Type 1 Cassettes
Views 12KYear ago
Canadian Delights - Akai Type 3 / LG SHP / Scotch Scream'R / Memorex db Type 1 Cassettes
TDK D True Mechanism Type 1 Cassette - What do we think now?
Views 12KYear ago
TDK D True Mechanism Type 1 Cassette - What do we think now?
The Legend That Is The Sony HF - Type 1 Cassette
Views 25KYear ago
The Legend That Is The Sony HF - Type 1 Cassette
Akai GX-F95 3 Head Cassette Deck - Unboxing and quick test
Views 180KYear ago
Akai GX-F95 3 Head Cassette Deck - Unboxing and quick test
The Nakamichi Dragon 3 Head Cassette Deck - The "Top Trump" Of Cassette Decks
Views 120KYear ago
In this video I go into why I love the Nakamichi Dragon, my experiences with it, how it works, what makes it special and more importantly how good it sounds. Main bits: 01:03 - So what's so special about The Dragon 02:43 - What is Azimuth? 08:30 - My story with The Dragon 11:30 - Overview of buttons and functions 16:40 - Calibrating a cassette 20:10 - Live recording 24:33 - "Top Trumps"? 25:32 ...
Metal Type 4 IV Cassettes - Why would any sane person use them?
Views 109K2 years ago
Metal Type 4 IV Cassettes - Why would any sane person use them?
Cassette Recording Basics - A Crash (and burn?) Course
Views 95K2 years ago
Cassette Recording Basics - A Crash (and burn?) Course
"New" Maxell UR & New EQ Professional - 2020 - Type 1 Cassettes
Views 59KYear ago
"New" Maxell UR & New EQ Professional - 2020 - Type 1 Cassettes
MiniDisc - Why Would You Bother With Them In This Day And Age?
Views 54K2 years ago
MiniDisc - Why Would You Bother With Them In This Day And Age?
Marantz PMD 520 Multiple 3 head Cassette Deck Overview
Views 47KYear ago
Marantz PMD 520 Multiple 3 head Cassette Deck Overview
Crap Cassettes, The "Type 0" - New And Old - Are They Really That Bad?
Views 43K2 years ago
Crap Cassettes, The "Type 0" - New And Old - Are They Really That Bad?
The Revox B215 3 Head Cassette Deck - The Cassette Deck Of The Future...From The 80's
Views 43KYear ago
In this video I go into why I love the Revox B215, my experiences with it, how it works, what makes it special and more importantly how good it sounds. Main bits: 00:17 - So what's so special about The B215 08:05 - Pretty Innit? 09:13 - Overview of buttons and functions 12:20 - Trick play & the red light 19:10 - BASF Chrome Standard II 21:45 - Calibration 24:05 - Live recording 26:40 - Final th...
NEW CASSETTE REVIEW - Nagaoka CT90 - A "new" cassette from Japan
Views 42K2 years ago
NEW CASSETTE REVIEW - Nagaoka CT90 - A "new" cassette from Japan
Type 0 Cassettes - PART 1 - Do they actually exist?
Views 42K2 years ago
Type 0 Cassettes - PART 1 - Do they actually exist?
Hi-Fi VHS - The "Poor Man's" Reel To Reel?
Views 40KYear ago
In this video I look at using HiFi VHS to make stereo audio recordings and muse about VHS being obsolete as a video format, but that it could be the bargain analogue audio format... Link to the uncompressed comparison recording : www.dropbox.com/s/ac12nljb0s164pk/VHSCombined.flac?dl=1 Decks Used : Panasonic NV-HD680 & Toshiba DVR20 If you're looking for the finest selection of NOS blank cassett...
Type 0 Cassettes - PART 2 - Enter The Dragon
Views 38K2 years ago
Type 0 Cassettes - PART 2 - Enter The Dragon
Type 1 Normal Bias Cassettes - All Fit For The Trash?
Views 38K3 years ago
Type 1 Normal Bias Cassettes - All Fit For The Trash?
The Modern Maxell UR Review - More Than Meets The Eye...
Views 37K3 years ago
The Modern Maxell UR Review - More Than Meets The Eye...
The Legend That Is The TDK D - Type 1 Cassette
Views 34KYear ago
The Legend That Is The TDK D - Type 1 Cassette
Standard's Type 1 Cassette - Have the Chinese finally got it right?
Views 34K2 years ago
Standard's Type 1 Cassette - Have the Chinese finally got it right?
TDK SA & Maxell XLII Type 2 Cassettes - Vintage & Modern - Is vintage always better?
Views 33K3 years ago
TDK SA & Maxell XLII Type 2 Cassettes - Vintage & Modern - Is vintage always better?
Maxell 1985 Cassettes - Can Cassettes be more than just a dead audio format?
Views 32K2 years ago
Maxell 1985 Cassettes - Can Cassettes be more than just a dead audio format?
Type 3 FerroChrome Cassettes - You Wanted Them, You Got Them!
Views 31K2 years ago
Type 3 FerroChrome Cassettes - You Wanted Them, You Got Them!
Sony UX-S Type 2 Cassettes In Technics RS-M253X dbx deck - Just brilliant!
Views 31K2 years ago
Sony UX-S Type 2 Cassettes In Technics RS-M253X dbx deck - Just brilliant!
Akai Professional GX912 3 Head Cassette Deck - Unboxing and quick test
Views 29KYear ago
In this video I unbox and do a quick test of an Akai Professional GX912 cassette deck, to make sure it survived shipping and is as described. Tune used: Electrum by El Torden Get hold of the limited edition This Is Synthwave cassette here: www.cassettecomeback.com/products/this-is-synthwave-cassette If you're looking for the finest selection of NOS blank cassettes, then go to my website: www.ca...
Sony Walkman & UX Turbo - Type 2 High Bias Cassettes & The Nakamichi CR-7
Views 28K2 years ago
Sony Walkman & UX Turbo - Type 2 High Bias Cassettes & The Nakamichi CR-7
Sony "Low End" Type 1 Cassettes - What the heck are these all about?
Views 27K2 years ago
Sony "Low End" Type 1 Cassettes - What the heck are these all about?
BASF's Final Hour - Their Last Great Cassettes
Views 26KYear ago
BASF's Final Hour - Their Last Great Cassettes
TDK "Entry Level" Cassettes - Are there some secret treasures beneath these strange wrappers?
Views 26K2 years ago
TDK "Entry Level" Cassettes - Are there some secret treasures beneath these strange wrappers?
1988 TDK MA - Type IV Metal Cassette - Does the dreaded "white powder" ruin TDK metals?
Views 25K2 years ago
1988 TDK MA - Type IV Metal Cassette - Does the dreaded "white powder" ruin TDK metals?
Pure Chrome Type 2 High Bias Cassettes - Why They're Not "Rubbish"
Views 25K3 years ago
Pure Chrome Type 2 High Bias Cassettes - Why They're Not "Rubbish"
The Legend That Is The Sony HF - Type 1 Cassette
Views 25KYear ago
The Legend That Is The Sony HF - Type 1 Cassette
1974 Memorex MRX2 Cassette - The "Bad Boy" You've Been Warned Not To Bother With
Views 24K2 years ago
1974 Memorex MRX2 Cassette - The "Bad Boy" You've Been Warned Not To Bother With