This ad made you want to groove on a Marantz receiver, man! Circa 1973.


Who knew you didn’t have to go to school to be an audio engineer? Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons/Ed Berg.


Guess they ran out of money for speaker stands, and we’ll make no jokes about box colorations. From Audio, October 1959.


I need my Dextrafix, man!


Before Doc Brown was building time machines, he was designing pickup arms. From Audio, April 1957.

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