Frans de Waard
De Nederlandse Cassette Catalogus 1983-1987
304 pages, hardcover
In late 1983, Frans de Waard published the first edition of De Nederlandse Cassette Catalogus, listing all known, independently released cassettes in The Netherlands up to that point. No images, no descriptions, just a list. In the following years, three more editions were published and then De Waard ceased producing these booklets.
This book contains all four catalogues, along with a 100-page selection of 'source material, articles from Vinyl, Muziekkrant Oor, De Nieuwe Koekrand, the complete one-off K7 fanzine, along with letters, flyers and label information.
This book includes an English introduction to the background of the various catalogue editions, as well as translations of the instructions on how to consult the catalogues. Otherwise, the rest is in Dutch.
The front cover is an homage to The International Discography Of The New Wave by Martha DeFoe and B. George, which was itself the direct inspiration for me to compile the first edition.
Design by Alfred Boland
Price: 17,50 euro excluding postage; drop a line to learn more about the postage!
Banktransfer is always preferred; elon musk has enough of my money:
IBAN NL25 RABO 0167 8338 55 from F.W.F. de Waard
Use this for paypal https://www.paypal.me/FdeWaard
if possible send as gift/friend and send your shipping address to same address
check out other titles and possibly save on shipping. Drop an email to inquire.
send an e-mail to order