Table of Contents






Talking Machine '-ola' Brands


The 'Phon' & 'Graph' Brands


Dictionary of Phonographia


On this Day PhonoCalendar


Recording and Album Cover Factolas


Phonograph Advertising Factolas




Friends of the Phonograph Birthdays


Phonographia RPM Birthdays & Unbirthdays


Phonographia Red Letter Days


About this Site







PhonoArt in Collections & Museums


Nipper Art


Phonograph Postcards


Phonograph Posters


PhonoArt by PhonoFriends


i-Phonograph Logos


Phonograph ClipArt


Phonograph Sheet Music








Phono Valentine Cards


Vogue Picture Discs




Phonographs in Other Ads






Friends of the Phonograph


Memories of the Phonograph by Friends of the Phonograph


Top Five Lists by Friends of the Phonograph


Favorite LP Albums


Favorite Songs


Favorite Movies


Friends of the Phonograph Go GREEN





The Axel and Betty Boilesen Legacy Exhibit

About this Collection


The Exhibit


Axel's Phonograph Story


Betty's Phonograph Story






Miscellaneous PhonoLinks

Uncategorized Phonographia connections pre-2018




Miscellaneous Phonograph connections in history and popular culture

Phonograph related images - in advertisements and photographs, on the intranet, etc. (2)

Phonograph related phrases - heard in sayings such as "sounds like a broken record", "in the groove", and "record album".

Phonograph related experiences - stories related to growing up with recorded sound, listening to vinyl records played by phonographs, etc. (3)

Phonograph related facts called Factolas - facts related to the phonograph and recorded sound


(1) Stollwerk phonograph and records courtesy of EMI Archive Trust

(2) When Steve Wozniak was seen in the 2015 Cadillac "Dare Greatly" television commercial he was on a couch listening to a "vinyl" record surrounded by record albums.


(3) Singer-songwriter Neil Young observed in a CNN 2012 interview, that "Steve Jobs was a pioneer of digital music, but when he went home, he listened to vinyl."