‘Cassette’ Explores the History of the Audiotape


“…cassette was your gateway into creativity…”

Zack Taylor and Seth Smoot’s Kickstarter-funded documentary explores the format’s storied history and continued use. Musicians like Henry Rollins and Ian MacKaye wax lyrical about laying tracks down on magnetic tape and the essential role cassettes played in birthing underground scenes across America. Elsewhere, we hear from collectors, record labels, authors and historians about the hallowed format.

via Trailer: ‘Cassette’ Explores the History of the Audiotape | News | Grolsch Film Works.