The Vintage Altec Experience by Jeff Day
Let’s start with a short Altec history lesson
Original text published: https://jeffsplace.positive-feedback.com/the-vintage-altec-experience/
I’ve been wanting to write an article about the “musicality magic” of vintage Altec loudspeakers for a while now, so consider this a mini-installment towards that goal, with – I hope – much more to come.
Let’s start with a short Altec history lesson.
Altec’s origins are inextricably linked to the Western Electric movie theater loudspeaker systems of the mid-1920’s.
The movie theater industry was a new and rapidly growing market in the mid-1920’s and Western Electric was busy providing loudspeakers to movie theaters across the USA.