Arts and Culture

On This Day – 17 October

Posted on: Wed 17 Oct 2018

On this day…

In 1888, Thomas Edison files a patent for the Optical Phonograph, also known as a gramophone and later as a record player.

In 1961, NY Museum of Modern Art hangs Henri Matisse’s Le Bateau upside-down.

In 1998, ‘One Week’ by Barenaked Ladies hits #1 in the US, where it stays for… one week.

Breakfast producer, Zoe Kounadis, joins Tom Mann and Casey Tonkin to discuss these events.

Produced by Zoe Kounadis

Image Sourced: Lauren Manning via Flickr


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