Lasonic

30 Apr 19
Get Off My Lawn!!

Good write-up on the history of pause tapes. Here’s an excerpt… A good pause button and a vivid imagination were all young hip-hop enthusiasts needed to create something out of their sense of wonder. Using a boombox or stereo with dual cassette decks, aspiring DJs and producers would play and record a sample from another […]

08 Mar 19
Kaleidoscope

My uncle Sam bought a powerful 300watts radio in my childhood it was a Lasonic. I was in my p7 and marveled at the prowess of this machine. While he was away at university, I would spend hours listening to music tapes and writing away lyrics of the songs. You see we had exercise books […]

24 Feb 19
Making Histolines

1980’s Lasonic Ghetto Blaster, this guy must be strong AF. || https://ift.tt/2VnHsLp via #OldSchoolCool

19 Feb 19
MBUKUZI

Jeshi la Polisi Mkoa wa Mbeya linawashikilia watu 34 kwa tuhuma mbalimbali katika misako iliyofanyika katika maeneo mbalimbali ndani ya Mkoa wa Mbeya kama ifuatavyo:- KUINGIA NCHINI BILA KIBALI @ WAHAMIAJI HARAMU. Mnamo tarehe 16.02.2019 majira ya saa 18:30 jioni huko eneo la mpakani, Kata ya Igawa, Tarafa ya Rujewa, Wilaya ya Mbarali, Mkoa wa […]

18 Feb 19
Kaleidoscope

Growing up I was surrounded by so many kids. We had no fences in our neighbourhood of semi-detached town houses in Kasubi View Makerere. We played outside all manner of games. From Kwepena, to arranging stones, tapo, skipping, dul, hopscotch, cooking in tins etc. some kids had bicyles but as a girl I was not […]

10 Jan 19
Boombox Magazine

In issue 8 of Boombox Magazine: AVAILABLE JANUARY 17TH, 2019 at http://www.BoomboxMagazine.com On the Cover: The Egyptian Lover tells one of the most important stories in the history of the Boombox. In detail, he tells the story of how his very first recordings and break out tracks were created using a boombox and step by […]

04 Jan 19
Boombox Magazine

In issue 8 of Boombox Magazine: AVAILABLE JANUARY 17TH, 2019 at http://www.BoomboxMagazine.com On the Cover: The Egyptian Lover tells one of the most important stories in the history of the Boombox. In detail, he tells the story of how his very first recordings and break out tracks were created using a boombox and step by […]

06 Apr 18
buzzbands.la

On the menu the next three days: Two nights of disco fever, lots of laughs, two trips to Santa Anita and cardboard like you’ve never seen cardboard before. All in our Weekending column.