The Radio Time Machine

The wayback machine is here, Sherman. And it’s powered by HTML 5, Flash and Rdio’s API.

This is a fun little Web app that streams the Billboard Top 40 hits for the year you move the slider to. It goes all the way back to 1940, too! Sounds simple, but it becomes addicting very quickly.

I give you my sophomore homecoming dance, summed up in PNG format:

If you have an Rdio account, you can listen to whole songs. Otherwise your memories will come in 30 second chunks.


Privateer, grenadier, raconteur. In the midwestiest place on earth.

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