Turn Your Shameful 8-Track Player Into an iPod Dock You Can Be Proud Of

If you have an old 8-track player you've been holding onto and feel like leapfrogging a few generations of music media altogether, here's a handy guide on turning that old piece of junk into a shiny new iPod dock. » 2/19/10 6:00pm 2/19/10 6:00pm

Stylophone, Scourge of Seventies Britain, is Back, Back, BACK!

Rather like the kazoo, the Stylophone is what you might term a "musical" "instrument." The farty-bontempi sound was a feature of school playgrounds up and down the land—and even David Bowie used one on Space Oddity. And then, suddenly, rather like white dog poo, and "I choked Linda Lovelace" T-shirts, the Stylophone… » 4/04/08 6:34am 4/04/08 6:34am

The Nine Lives of Evel Knievel, the Superstar Who Wanted to Jump the…

Elvis on a motorbike, Evel Knievel was one of the icons of the '70s. With his star-spangled red, white and blue leathers—apparently inspired by Liberace rather than the King—and mussed-up blonde mop, cape flying behind him as he catapulted his Harley XR750 over buses, cars and canyons, Evel was excess personified.… » 12/09/07 8:00am 12/09/07 8:00am

Japanese 70's TV Actually LED Alarm Clock

Here's an alarm clock, that looks like an old TV. You know, the kind your parents had in the back of their Van, next to the waterbed. Where they made you, on the Jersey shore. » 12/14/06 7:30pm 12/14/06 7:30pm