ELBOW – Raise The Cassette Tape Culture

ELBOW is a portable cassette player reduced to the core. XXI century has been a hard time for an audio cassette. The rise of cheap and convenient digital formats has made all physical media… outdated”, if not altogether extinct. Still, there remains a niche audience willing to appreciate the tape medium, with all its intricacies and flaws. The tactile intimacy of physical formats is dearly missed. That’s the reason behind the resurgence of vinyl, and also motivation behind ELBOW. Despite being such an ordinary everyday object, the audio cassette is not just a medium – it’s a cultural icon. Therefore … Continue reading ELBOW – Raise The Cassette Tape Culture