The Evolution of the Record Player

Record players make an excellent addition to any retro lovers collection, and there have been many machines that have undergone modifications or gained perfection after many years of experimentation. Here are just a few record players from the past. There … Read More

How Retro Music Inspires Wallpaper Designs

For many artists, music serves as a source of inspiration. It is an art form that shows how a musician combines several factors to produce a single creative work. Elements like vocal and instrumental sounds, words, rhythm, melody, harmony, time, … Read More

Classic Jukeboxes

The word “jukebox” originates from 1940s America. It likely comes from the phrase “juke joint”, meaning rowdy or disorderly. People would refer to pla … Read More

90s Euro Dance

Despite seeming like a relatively recent period of time, the 1990s are now considered retro. This decade saw the rise of European dance music. The ele … Read More

The Old Grey Whistle Test

The Old Grey Whistle Test was a music show broadcast on UK television from 1971 to 1988. Despite not being as big as Top Of The Pops it is still looke … Read More

Early Models

The origins of jukeboxes can be traced back to coin-operated music machines and pianos of the 19th century. Automated pianos were able to play without … Read More

Use In Pubs

Jukeboxes are not just a fun novelty item. They are also a useful commercial product that helps business owners attain extra profits. In the UK jukebo … Read More

1950s

The 1950s are often considered a nostalgic period in the history of music by critics. This decade was a time when post war artists began to develop ne … Read More

The Best UK Music Bands in 2019

Listening to music is a passive activity that you do while relaxing or even when doing a certain job. There are several creators of music some of which do it as individual projects while others are in groups known as … Read More

1960s

When people think of retro music they will likely conjure up images of the 1960s. This decade was very important for the development of modern music. … Read More