March2014

Madonna, Lady Gaga, and Siu-Kwong Tse (Disco Lite)

0 11 Mar '14
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Madonna and Lady Gaga have many things in common, and apparently an appreciation for the creation of Siu-Kwong Tse is one of them: he created the legendary Disco Lite boombox. Featured in videos that have more than 200 million views, the Disco Lite is one of the most recognizable and sought after boomboxes from the […]

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#BoomboxRespect for the Machines and their Creators

0 4 Mar '14
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What’s wrong with this picture? Seminal or “grail” boomboxes such as the JVC RC-M90, Conion C-100F, or Lasonic TRC-975 are important not only as examples of world-class design and engineering, but also as powerful tools of communication and self expression. Sign the petitions to ensure these iconic music making and sharing machines are preserved for […]

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