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HMV players were considered some of the best available in the 60s. By the early sixties, stereo record players were available. This record player, left, by Champion, is from the early sixties. It is a portable set, but judging by the weight I wouldn't want to "port" it too far!Why did people have record players in the 50's?
Record players from the ’50s and ’60s evoke the first era of rock ‘n’ roll. Most of people in this period wanted a record player. Rock ‘n’ roll began in the ’50s and they wanted to listen to the latest hits on a cheap, portable record player.What was the cost of a record player in 1960?
In 1960, a much cheaper car record player offered as a Chrysler option came on the market: the RCA Victor auto "Victrola." It cost $51.75 ($410.47 today) and you could play your own 45s on it.Who was the inventor of the record player?
Invented in 1877 by Thomas Edison as a phonograph, in its later forms also called a gramophone or since the 1940s called a record player, is a device for the mechanical recording and reproduction of sound. Record players from the ’50s and ’60s evoke the first era of rock ‘n’ roll.