boombox

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boombox

(ˈbuːmˌbɒks)
n
esp informal US a large portable radio and CD player
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Most directly, since the late '90s, he has intermittently produced a series of boomboxes that cobble together vintage stereo equipment with elements of his larger projects to create totemic installations that double as working sound systems.
Caramel Quin tests iPod and iPhone friendly hi-fis and boomboxes.
THREE cheers for police in Birmingham who are cracking down on drivers using their cars like personal boomboxes.
On weekdays, people crowd the sidewalks nearby as boomboxes play the latest rap music.
Joe Clark knew about those too: His school banned boomboxes as well as Walkmans.
We tote awkward boomboxes or affix plugs to our ears, ingesting decibels, oblivious to our surroundings.
Located in the iHome Festival Tent for all 15 tour dates, the 20 custom-skinned iP4 Boomboxes will be assembled into one massive structure, offering fans a one-of-a-kind entertainment experience.
Boomboxes are being squeezed between shelf systems and MP3 players," Koenig explained.
American sound artist Phil Kline brought a nerve-tingling musical experiment to the town yesterday when about 100 people wielding stereos and boomboxes took part in the musical experiment.
The brand's broad line of iPod([R])and iPhone([R]) audio products, including alarm clocks, portable boomboxes and sound systems, and its lines of optical, video, storage, headphones and gaming accessory products, showcase clean, contemporary lines and bold, vibrant colors that complement home decor.
Satellite radio made its foray into the consumer marketplace as a commercial-free car audio option, soon moving outdoors in the form of boomboxes and ultimately into the home via adapter kits.
What began two years ago as almost exclusively car audio and evolved into a more portable device made possible by home kits and satellite radio boomboxes, is taking the next step as manufacturers develop satellite radio tuner components for the home stereo.