30 years ago today the CD began to play

http://l2.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/MB..uRBJ9wkkeiy8kS3eYg--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7cT04NTt3PTI3MA--/http://l.yimg.com/os/152/2012/10/01/Brochure1-270x356-jpg_192314.jpg

The Compact Disc format changed the way we listened to music in the 1980s. Sony’s first player, the CDP-101, went on sale on October 1, 1982, in Japan, and six months later here in the U.S. At $1,000 it was pretty expensive, but supplies were limited, so every one sold for full price.

Tags: 

Read more: 30 years ago today the CD began to play

Incoming search terms

Story added 2. October 2012, content source with full text you can find at link above.