Cassette labels

From AIOWiki
Jump to: navigation, search

Adventures in Odyssey cassette labels saw various designs when albums were available on cassette.

History

Since the beginning of the series in 1987 until the release of Album #46: A Date with Dad (and Other Calamities) in 2006, Odyssey albums were available on cassette.

Until the release of the Gold Audio Series, starting in 2003, Albums 1 - 15 were only available of cassette.

Labels

Image Description
FamilyPortraitsTape.JPG
This is the first cassette from the 1987 release of the Family Portraits package. The brown striped design was used on many tapes of Focus on the Family broadcasts that were distributed in the 1980s.
Tape sm.png
This is an Odyssey USA cassette of #18: “A Member of the Family, Part 2”. These tapes were distributed at Focus on the Family and given to listeners who wrote-in for a "free copy of today's show."
Missed It By That Much Tape.png
This is a tape of #14: “Missed It By That Much” from the first release of the Adventures in Odyssey album. This design eventually replaced the Odyssey USA design after the show was renamed in 1988.
KYDS Radio Tape.png
This is a copy of #36: “Kid's Radio” from an earlier version of Album #2: Grins, Grabbers, and Great Getaways with art by Bruce Day. This was the first design with Odyssey character art. Some McDonalds samplers also used this design.
Isaac the Courageous Tape.png
This is a copy of #108: “Isaac the Courageous” ordered from Focus on the Family. Like all ordered tapes, it contains a cassette number, in this case "CC 057."
Bernard and Joseph Tape.png
This is a cassette of #130: “Bernard and Joseph, Part 1” from Album #9: Amazing Antics, Dynamic Discoveries. The character art matches the art in the video series.
WaylaidTape.JPG
Some cassette albums also featured a modified version of the the previous label with Whit, Connie and Eugene. This episode on the cassette pictured is #155: “Waylaid in the Windy City, Part 1” from Album #10: Other Times...Other Places. Some McDonalds samplers also used this design.
War games.jpg
This is a copy of "War Games" ordered from Focus on the Family. The episode was re-titled to #198: “Treasure Hunt” before its inclusion in Album #14: Meanwhile, in Another Part of Town. The text on the label has a different style that than on tapes included in albums.
A Code of Honor Tape.png
This is a cassette of #293: “A Code of Honor” cassette from Album #22: The Changing Times.
New Years Eve Live Tape.png
This is a cassette of #387: “New Year's Eve Live!” cassette from Album #31: Days to Remember. The Tommy Nelson logo in the bottom left corner when Focus on the Family partnered the company.

See also

Resources