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audio erotica guide explores the quirkiest hi-fi brochures by way of the years

audio erotica guide explores the quirkiest hi-fi brochures by way of the years

Audio Erotica: Hi-Fi brochures Nineteen Fifties–Nineteen Eighties

 

Spanning from austere post-war Britain to vibrant pre-millennium Japan, the Audio Erotica: Hi-Fi Brochures Nineteen Fifties–Nineteen Eighties guide provides a nostalgic journey by way of the quirkiest and most pivotal interval in hi-fi brochure historical past. Organized alphabetically from Aiwa to Zenith, the quantity options iconic manufacturers like Braun, JVC Nivico, Nakamichi, and Sony, amongst others. The publication by Jonny Trunk—an English author, broadcaster, DJ, and the founding father of Trunk Record— and printed by FUEL, guarantees an immersive journey by way of the eclectic world of classic audio. 

audio erotica book explores the quirkiest hi-fi brochures through the years
all photographs courtesy of FUEL

 

 

A Graphic Journey by way of Audio History by Jonny Trunk and FUEL

 

Tracing the journey by way of audio historical past, the pages of Audio Erotica, printed by FUEL (discover extra right here), take readers from the stylish Nineteen Fifties with its pipe-smoking, high-end gear, by way of the swinging Nineteen Sixties Dansette report gamers. The quantity then goes on to discover the metallic music facilities of the Nineteen Seventies, and the modern stack methods of the Nineteen Eighties. Along the way in which, readers encounterthe cardio stereo sound portability facilitated by the boom-box, and that last high-fidelity, {hardware} hurrah: the compact disc. Amidst all of it, there’s loads of retro style and shag-pile carpeting to evoke the period. 

 

Through the prism of those evocative audio gross sales brochures, Jonny Trunk’s Audio Erotica charts the graphic historical past of the home sound from the Forties to the Nineteen Nineties, displaying the event of audio tools earlier than the digital obtain, whereas concurrently revealing the way in which hi-fi was marketed to the listening public.

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