Murray Camens and Graham Hinde (D 8007 Roller Radio)

0 21 Sep '13
Murray Camens and Graham Hinde (D 8007 Roller Radio)

Category:Creators

With its primary colors, simple geometric forms and patterns, the Philips D 8007 (Roller Radio) is a classic example of a boombox influenced by the 1980s Memphis design movement founded by Ettore Sottsass.

Philips D 8007 Roller Radio Boombox

Created by an Australian and a British designer in 1985 during the waning years of the boombox’s golden-age, the D 8007 creators’ names are now known but their stories are still untold over 25 years later.

  • Year Philips introduced D 8007 (Roller Radio): 1988
  • Creators: Murray Camens & Graham Hinde
  • Current age of creators: 55-75 yrs.

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This post was updated on 02016-02-20 to correct Graham Hinde’s nationality and age after he contacted us.

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