Underground Music Museum is curated by Bryan Baker of GAJOOB Magazine, Cassette Culture Shock Radio, HomemadeMusic.com, Tapegerm and more. My goal is to document, catalog and present a large library of music and related material: thousands of cassette, CDR and other albums independently made and distributed around the world by artists with often singular visions and consuming passions, along with related correspondence and other material. And an exit through the gift shop, just for fun.

Tag: cassette mythos

  • Robin James Letter With Interview Questions For GAJOOB November 10, 1989

    Bryan Here are some questions I have devised for you regarding our interview. These are questions from me for you to answer on tape. ABOUT YOU How did GAJOOB get started? What did you find int he way of models for how GAJOOB should be when your were starting? How much mail do you get? […]

  • Robin James to GAJOOB (Postcard) 89 10/24

    Robin James to GAJOOB (Postcard) 89 10/24

    Dear Bryan I just got GAJOOB – will be digesting it slowly. Looks excellent — good job! RE interview of me (shucks) Heck Yeah! Only if I get one of you and I suggest we work by mail — write questions for each other – SWAP – then answer them on tape, SWAP, then write […]

  • Cassette Mythos

    Cassette Mythos

    Robin James was instrumental in cassette culture’s formative years. His reviews in the Castanets column in OP Magazine focused on cassettes and was a hub in the development of the artist network that grew around it, establishing a place people around the world who were making recordings apart from any kind of music industry could […]