Will Cassettes Make A Comeback? That’s What The Makers Of The ‘Elbow’ Cassette Player Are Hoping For!

 

A cassette player in 2017?  Yep:

A portable cassette player that is not a Walkman, Elbow is an unusual portable cassette player, using only a pulley to rotate the tape. What makes Elbow special is its biaxial arm, because it rotates in two directions: upward movement allows you to insert a cassette, while the sideways movement allows you to manually change the direction of playback.