The Rise and Fall…and Rise…of the LP

Not on par with the great blockbuster dramas perhaps, but by walking across the screen while counting, Blumlein’s team demonstrates stereo’s potential for films — a blockbuster idea of its own.
1958 ad introducing stereo LPs.
Sony’s ad introducing the first CD player.
Furnace Record Pressing opened a new plant in Fairfax, Virginia in January, 2018.



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Garry Berman

Garry Berman


Pop Culture historian, Freelance Writer, Author, specializing in American comedy history in films, radio, and TV. Beatles and jazz enthusiast, animal lover.