Quote Originally Posted by pentaxuser View Post
They are powerful. I have a tape of Gloria Estevan and the Miami Sound Machine that has a crackle on it and I was told that this was caused by Fidel Castro facing Florida pulling Scotch Tape to lower the quality of any Cuban exiles' musical recording

pentaxuser
:-D

Maybe it was the ghosts of the BBC masts at Daventry. I well remember receiving Radio Moscow on my poorly-shielded stereo system. Ah the happy days of the Cold War... :-)

I have noticed the 'tape glow' phenomenon too but I always thought it was static electricity, which shows how much I know, dunnit. :-)

Cheers,
kevs