Iā€™m not here right now

Phone Messages: 1984ā€“1996

In 1984, I bought a then new technological wonder; "The phone answering machine".

For the first time and in the comfort of my own home, a person could leave me a recorded message and it could be played back both locally and remotely. I thought this was so cool I decided there and then to never erase a message.

The machine worked from 1984 to 1996.

Now, 30 years later, the day has come for the past to be repeated. A variety of characters from 47 audio tapes edited into 6 categories. Relax, make a selection and prepare to step back in time. Hear the forgotten speak again; "I'm not here right now" but you can be....