Cassette: Episode 3

Cassette covers the history, culture, and future of the audio cassette tape. Each episode takes a cassette-based theme and brings together enthusiasts and experts to shed further light on it.

Produced and presented by  Naomi Christie.

Driving tapes: “Resonance 104.4FM jumps into an old nissan micra with some near-strangers to find out what cassettes are playing. Journalist Virginia Bridgewater and programmer Joe Lambourne discuss the tapes they like to play in the car ranging from 90s rave to teach yourself Spanish. Then actress Isabelle Schoelcher remembers childhood car journeys in Syria listening to Jean Michel Jarre on tape”.

Isabelle Schoelcher

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Originally broadcast on 21st April 2012