ANNOUNCER COPY: Coming up…Jim and Greg present their mixtapes with their favorite singles from 2015. And they discuss one of the year’s most surprising musical trends.
Hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot talk about a surprising musical trend from the past year: the resurgence of the cassette tape. They speak with Steve Stepp, owner of the National Audio Company that manufactures cassettes in Springfield, MO.
Jim and Greg play portions of their 2015 mixtapes. These compilations contain their favorite songs of the year. Links to the complete mixes are available at soundopinions.org. Listeners will hear songs by Jill Scott, Sleater-Kinney and Alabama Shakes.
YOUR SOUND OPINIONS:
At the end of the show we hear comments from listeners.
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