The history of home audio systems

Rewind time (and that 8-track) with a walk through 100 years of recorded audio

The History of Home Audio
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Whether you grew up listening to MP3 files on an iPod or spinning 78 RPM vinyl records on an all-in-one jukebox, the way you’ve listened to your favorite music has almost certainly changed in your lifetime. Our history of home audio systems will take you from the beginning of listening to music around a console radio at home all the way to the streaming audio present, providing context for each change in format and listening style — and hopefully taking you on a fun trip down memory lane.

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