First there was the transistor radio, then came the huge boom boxes, then the walkman, which evolved into the iPod. ic!berlin in collaboration with New York photographer Lyle Owerko is celebrating the gigantic yet portable icon of the 70s and 80s boom box with a special boom box sunglass collection. Drawing on early hip-hop, punk and 80s street style, The two styles are like boom boxes, loud and bombastic and appropriately named boombox noise and boombox x.
Both of the styles come in six colors and even one with orange mirrored lenses.
Lyle Owerko is a photographer and filmmaker whose clients include musicians, major brands, corporations and human rights groups. His work has been featured in feature films, documentaries, and on the cover of the time magazine’s 9/11 issue.
Boombox noise and boombox x are available now.