A quick look at tape loop creation and the mighty Macbeth M5N modular synth courtesy of Work Ethic. See also - Work Ethic Simonsound feature.
Keeping with the Disney theme here is a ‘Rocket Man’ flying around Disneyland in 1966. The Jet Pack is one of those images that really sums up the future that never was, kind of like hover cars and cities on the Moon. More great stuff like this can be found at the excellent Paleo-Future Blog.
More optimistic future vision here, this time from Disney.