Monthly Archives: July 2009

Sony Walkman turns 30 [Creative Loafing]

The Sony Walkman

The Sony Walkman

On July 1, 1979, thirty years ago today, the original Sony Walkman made its public debut as the world’s first portable music player, making delivery of pre-recorded music on-the-go truly practical for the first time, and freeing listeners to take their tunes with them wherever they liked, essentially hands-free. … • READ MORE on Creative Loafing-Atlanta