Lenise Bent | Recording Engineer & Producer

Meet Lenise Bent, a recording engineer, producer, Foley mixer/editor, foreign dubbing supervisor, archivist, audio repair and  preservationist, consultant, and educator.  Yeah, literally all of those things.  I was introduced to Lenise by Jett, and I'm honored to be able to use Women in Vinyl to share her story with you this week. The little free… Continue reading Lenise Bent | Recording Engineer & Producer

Robyn Raymond | Red Spade Records

I'm excited to finally introduce Robyn Raymond of Red Spade Records to those of you who may not know her.  I say finally because she was actually one of the first women I'd been in touch to profile when I started the site, but things were sort of in flux for her.  Over time I'd… Continue reading Robyn Raymond | Red Spade Records

Natalie Martinez | Store Manager, Radio-Active Records

Meet Natalie Martinez a musician, and the shop manager at Fort Lauderdale's community record store staple Radio Active Records where she's worked for over 10 years this month!  Most people know Natalie as Nat Smallish, her stage and nick name she's carried with her throughout the years since high school.  She mainly plays bass but… Continue reading Natalie Martinez | Store Manager, Radio-Active Records

Brianna Orozco | Lead Press Operator, Memphis Record Pressing

I've only been to Memphis once even though I lived in Nashville, and I loved it there!  So much history and the STAX museum was an experience I'll never forget.  That said at the time I had no idea about what Memphis Record Pressing (MRP) was up to, and since then they've seemed to explode… Continue reading Brianna Orozco | Lead Press Operator, Memphis Record Pressing

Callie Stroby | Lead Builder, VPI Industries

I've been looking forward to interviewing someone on the equipment side of the vinyl industry and thankfully Callie Stroby of VPI Industries in Cliffwood, NJ was up for it.  I absolutely love VPI.  Their products are beautiful, perform amazingly well, and the family story of the company makes them easy to love and want to… Continue reading Callie Stroby | Lead Builder, VPI Industries