Video: "The Space" Japanese Technics Commercial

This disco-thumping, Centurion-filled commercial from the '80s is selling a hi-fi system known as "The Space," which as far as I can tell was so-dubbed because it could be easily stacked. Or maybe they were capitalizing on a strong Battlestar Galactica trend of which I was unaware. (Is there a good way to do those "laser" graphics these days besides just compositing layers over video in AfterEffects or something? Boing Boing TV needs more panning synths and glowing grids.) Classic Japanese Commercial Theater: Technics Stereo Known Only As “The Space” []
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