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7-track

An older magnetic tape format that recorded 6-bit characters plus a parity bit on seven parallel tracks along the length of the tape. See half-inch tape.
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The 7-track album consists of contemporary rock and hip-hop with traditional Punjabi folk, and reaches out to a diverse audience by cutting across the divides of disparate cultures, social boundaries, time and even language.