Hots on the heels of the renaissance for all things graffiti we get the chance to take a look at that old-school icon which was a prominent feature in the rock & roll, hip hop and punk movements that swept the nation during the 1970’s and 1980’s. Within the covers of The Boombox Project ($19) you will find some fine contemporary art portraits of a huge array of glorious vintage boomboxes along with stack of documentary style photos featuring the people responsible for bringing the boombox movement to life. Do not think this is merely a photographic collection however, it is also an oral history of those early days told through the memories of prolific names from those times.
Facebook Twitter Pinterest It doesn’t matter that he died decades ago, the Hollywood King of Cool is still as popular now as he was in his heyday in the 50’s and 60’s. Thanks to such iconic movies as The Great Escape, Bullitt, The Thomas Crown Affair, The Magnificent Seven and, in later years, The Towering […]