Archive for the Jul18 Category

50:40 – Welcome to Tape Land! On each episode, I will be presenting the audio of a cassette tape from my collection. It’s a way to help motivate me to digitize more of my archives.

I used to do “audio mining” in NYC – carrying a tape recorder at all times in order to capture interesting audio, for use on my Internet radio project at the time, This tape is an example of “audio mining”, along with me talking about stuff.

Notes: (3/6/02), Tape recorders, audio project ideas, ferry boat incident, weird beggar in subway, World Trade Center, J&R Computer World, elevator, another beggar, siren, Towers of Light Memorial, on the ferry boat, Hoboken, signal problems, scary PATH train ride, (3/14/02), war dream, Obliviana Wander Radio idea, elevator.

License for this track: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License ( Attribution: by Frank Nora – more info at