I’m not watching the Oscars—too much stuff to do
Over the last few months, I’ve been digitizing an alarming number of cassettes I’d collected over the better part of the 1990s. Many of these consist of recordings I did with a Fostex X-26 four-track tape deck; others are various demos given to me by bands and artists, at a time when doing your own CD still wasn’t a thing; some of them are mixtapes given to me by friends, prospective bandmates, girlfriends, ex-girlfriends, and concerned individuals who thought I was on the wrong path hanging out with “loser druggy musicians” and thinking a mixtape of Christian rock was going to do the trick. And, some of the more interesting ones are random bits and pieces of audio, collaged and assembled with whatever gear they could get their hands on.
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