Classic Record Collection

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Chat' started by MRSH, Jul 1, 2004.

  1. MRSH

    MRSH Supporting Member

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    Who wants their collection back???

    Look HERE
     
  2. sunny_jimbob

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    Seen it before, but Joyce still looks like my mum, and I still want to be more like Devastatin' Dave and less like anyone else.
     
  3. Dave Payn

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    Joyce looks like a cross between Dustin Hoffman playing Tootsie and Anne Kirkbride in the role of Deirdre Barlow in her younger days!
     
  4. sunny_jimbob

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    OY! :wink: :wink: :lol: :lol:
     
  5. Dave Payn

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    Oops! Didn't read the other posts.... ahem! Apologies! :oops:
     
  6. sunny_jimbob

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    Eee, it's a good job I'm easily amused :wink:
     
  7. lynchie

    lynchie Active Member

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    not fair... can't look like I'm working while LMAO! :lol: :cry:
     
  8. yorkie19

    yorkie19 Active Member

    Bugger. I only lent him my album collection to tape onto 8-track.
     
  9. Dave Payn

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    Sam's post has just reminded me of something. In the good old 70s, recordings were often described as being on 'LP, cassette or cartridge'. Now though I grew up (well, I haven't yet, but you know what I mean) through the 70s, (1970s before you ask....), I swear blind I've (a) never seen one of these 'cartridges' nor (b) seen any machines to play them on - if there were indeed separate machines. Did/does anybody own one of these cartridge players/cartridges? Was the sound any good? Or were they they audio equivalent of Betamax?
     
  10. rutty

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    Same here - never seen one. Must have been an American thing - saw them on Starsky and Hutch and the like ;)
     
  11. yorkie19

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    As I understand it, 8-track cartridges never took off outside of the USA. I guess it is a little like Betamax. The recording quality was far higher, but the marketplace was never cracked and so it eventually failed.
     
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