Technology, as it gets older, gets outdated and obsolete. After its outdated, it becomes useless, then space-wasting, until its old enough to become nostalgic. Some people love nostalgic technology, and this is one such man’s story.

His name is Micke, and this short doc is about his love of magnetic tapes.

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The Magnetist is a 15-minute short film, looking at Micke’s life. He loves using Magnetic tapes; he listens to them, at work, at home, he even DJs on tapes.

It’s a beautiful and sad story.

[via Gizmodo]

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  1. c’mon. i admit, theres some nostalgia around older formats, but vinyl, tapes, or cd’s don’t sound better than mp3s. There is ZERO difference.


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