The Boombox Project


A friend of mine turned me on to this book recently. If you like pictures of old boomboxes (we called them “ghetto blasters” back then), The Boombox Project is worth picking up. Along with tons of pictures, the book also contains several interviews with and articles about musicians and artists and how the boombox affected their lives and influenced them.

I spent many an afternoon out in front of my house with my boombox and a giant piece of cardboard, practicing my back spin …

Link: The Boombox Project (Amazon)

Rob O'Hara

I'm into old video games, old arcade games, old computer games, writing, photography, computer/network security, and of course, the 1980s!

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