Some time ago I was given a CAR Elcaset deck (of all things!) that
had a dozen or so pre-recorded music tapes, middle of the road stuff
such as Xavier Cugat and some "easy listening" music.
So pre-recorded Elcasets were indeed made and sold! It does belong in
I'm donating the car deck to a friend's home museum and have never
tried to play them.
On Dec 31, 2009, at 11:08 AM, Shai Drori wrote:
> The micro cassette and mini cassette were not music media so I
> wouldn't count them in. If you do then don't forget the steno
> cassette as well and Sony's NT. As for the Elcaset, there were no
> commercial tapes released as far as i know. The only pre-recorded
> tape was the demo tape that Sony made, so again I think it should
> not be on the time line. However, RCA's sound tape and Playtape
> should be considered maybe. m2cw.