Archiv für Oktober 2009

POTD 014 : Bloomingdale's Record Shop 1904

Oktober 22, 2009 - cgb


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Wax Treatment - This Sunday is BASS Time again!

Oktober 22, 2009 - cgb


This Sunday is BASS Time again. Wax Treatment presents Mark Ernestus, Shed, DJ Pete, Reneé Löwe and Tatjana alongside Tikiman, Koki and Freddy Mellow on the mic! Reinforced by the mighty KILLASAN sound system!


Starts at 6 PM - come early, nice caribbean food available!

POTD 013 : EMT 927 in Addis Abeba, 1964

Oktober 19, 2009 - cgb


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This is another nice picture, thie time showing a radio station in Addis Abeba in 1964.


Here the turntables are the EMT 927, even bigger than the 930s from the last post. Their platter measures 16 inches!






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POTD 012 : EMT 930s in Central African Republic, 1970s

Oktober 18, 2009 - cgb


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Now this is a pic I really like. It shows a radio station in the Central African Republic sometime in the 70s. And see what the DJ is playing...


The turntables are the over-engineered and extremely sturdy EMT 930, made by Elektromesstechnik Wilhelm Franz KG.





They can also be spotted here, with Mikey Dread at the controls...

After tte recent posts mainly having showed the record cutting process, the next ones will focus on them being played...


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POTD 011: Goofy und der Schallplattenteig

Oktober 05, 2009 - cgb




Here's an interesting take about manufacturing records...
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Zum Kotzen....

Oktober 03, 2009 - cgb


...ist das schon irgendwie...

"Es ist Deutschland hier"

Oktober 03, 2009 - cgb



naja, besser is....



POTD 010 : 60 Years ago this month: Introducing Stereophonic Records

Oktober 03, 2009 - cgb



Cover of the October 1959 special issue of Electronics World



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POTD 009 : Beardsley Transcription Lathe 1940s

Oktober 02, 2009 - cgb


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This is a Beardsley transcription lathe, photo was probably taken in the 1940s.


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