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Better than the reel thing

Review | The Mix, Jun 1995
Fostex XR-5 & XR-7

Stylish personal multitrackers

Black To The Future

Review | Home & Studio Recording, Nov 1986
Fostex 160 Multitracker

What can I say... it's black, it lights up... they've done it again — another winner.

Clarion & Fostex

Review | One Two Testing, Jan 1983
Clarion XD5500 4-track, XA5500 mixer. Fostex X-15

Fostex 160 Multitracker

Review | Music Technology, Dec 1986
Four-track Cassette Recorder

A new mid-price four-track machine from the people Tascam love to hate. Paul White finds it to be elegant, well designed, and startlingly good value.

Fostex 250

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Dec 1981
4-track Recorder/Mixer

Fostex 260

Review | International Musician, Nov 1986
Studio Test

The long-awaited successor to the 250 is welcomed by Jim Betteridge

Fostex 260 four-track

Review | Making Music, Jun 1986

Fostex 260 Multitracker

Review | Home & Studio Recording, May 1986

A worthy successor to the long running 250 and at no extra cost.

Fostex X-15 Multitracker

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, May 1983

Fostex X18

Review | Music Technology, May 1992
Cassette Multitracker

If you're looking for a cost-effective way to add multitrack tape recording to your sequencing setup, it couldn't come much more cheaply than with Fostex' X18. Simon Trask goes back to basics with this new cassette multitrack.

Fostex X28

Review | Sound On Sound, Dec 1991
Cassette Multitracker

Policemen look younger, you start to disown parts of your record collection and, just as surely with the passing of time, entry-level cassette multitrackers sprout more inputs and features. Dave Lockwood tries to keep up with the Fostex X28.

Fostex X28

Review | Music Technology, Feb 1992
Cassette Multitracker

When cassette multitrackers were new they said everybody should have one - now that there are machines like the X28 around, everybody can. Nigel Lord says small is beautiful.

Fostex X30

Review | Music Technology, Nov 1987

Take the Fostex X15, restyle it, add new features, raise the price by the cost of a dirty weekend in Blackpool and you've got their new X30 multitracker. Nicholas Rowland finds out if they're on the right track.

Fostex X30 Portastudio

Review | Making Music, Nov 1987

Smaller, Neater, Cheaper...

Review | Sound On Sound, Mar 1992
Fostex X18 Cassette Multitracker

Following in the footsteps of Fostex's X15, their new X18 offers the cheapest and simplest entry to 4-track recording. Dave Lockwood puts it to the test.

Teac 244 Portastudio, Fostex 250 Multitracker.

Review | One Two Testing, Jan 1983

The S Factor

Review | Sound On Sound, Oct 1993
Fostex 380S Dolby S Multitracker

Which One Would You Choose?

Review | Topic: Recording | Sound On Sound, Mar 1988
Three 4-tracks

Is it possible to get expensive sounds from inexpensive equipment or is the poor person's multitrack merely an expensive toy? David Mellor looks at three entry-level recorders - Tascam Porta 05, Fostex X30, and Yamaha MT2X - and asks 'Which one would you choose?'.

We found these other (non-review) articles that are linked to this gear

This article has no OCR bodytext.Extra Competition

Competition | Music UK, Nov 1983

WIN A FREE FOSTEX! X-15 up for Grabs!

Fostex 250 Multitracker

User Report | Home & Studio Recording, May 1984

Four-track Cassette Machines

Feature | Topic: Buyer's Guide | One Two Testing, Jan 1985

a round-up from Aria, Clarion, Fostex, TASCAM and Yamaha. guides to nine popular cassette, four-track recorders


Feature | One Two Testing, Jun 1984
Four Track Cassettes

A survey of all the popular machines including TEAC, Fostex, RSD, Clarion, Yamaha and Cutec

Hands On: Cassette Multitracks

Feature | Topic: Recording | Sound On Sound, Oct 1992

The multitrack cassette recorder provides an excellent platform for learning the essential skills of multitrack recording. David Mellor explains how to get the best out of them.

Home Recording

Feature | Topic: Buyer's Guide, Recording | Music UK, Nov 1983
The Four Track Future - Where To Start With Cassette-Based Recording

Four-track Fandango - Gary Cooper looks at all today's choices for cassette multitracking

This article has no OCR bodytext.Prize Draw / Survey

Competition | Electronic Soundmaker, Apr 1984

Survey the Fostex 250



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