Marlene Dietrich and her turntable, 1956
Originally known as a phonograph (or gramophone), turntables have been around since 1877. I think it’s fair to say that many of us have fond memories of our first Fisher-Price record player, and that most of you who are reading this right now still probably own a turntable and a fat stack of records to boot.
Billie Holiday, her boxer Mister and her turntable, 1945
I’m sure you’ve probably seen many...