Minneapolis, the home of Prince, the Juicy Lucy, an awesome art and music scene, beautiful lakes, and the iconic record store The Electric Fetus which opened in 1968. The Electric Fetus has been a gathering place for music heads and counter-culturists in Minnesota since it began. They stock a comprehensive selection of new and used… Continue reading Dawn Novak | Social Media & Marketing, The Electric Fetus
Marketta Rodriguez | Owner & Founder, Serious Sounds, Etc.
With Record Store Day right around the corner, we're focusing our April features on Women Owned shops. Our first is someone we've been wanting to feature for some time and are excited to share her story and passion with you. Meet Marketta Rodriguez, she is a pillar of the community, both her local community, and… Continue reading Marketta Rodriguez | Owner & Founder, Serious Sounds, Etc.
Edwina Aguayo | DJ Edie, Vinyl DJ
As Women in Vinyl continues to grow we're lucky to have the opportunity to meet so many amazing women all over the world sharing their work behind the turntables and yet we've barely scratched the surface; which we're reminded of when we meet this week's guest feature. We're thrilled to introduce Los Angeles-based vinyl DJ… Continue reading Edwina Aguayo | DJ Edie, Vinyl DJ
Marie-Christin Sauerbrei | DJ Marycherry and Radio Promoter
It has been inspiring over the course of Women in Vinyl's existence to learn more about the female DJ troupes and their communities and support for one another all around the world. That passion and want to lift other's up is how we met Marie; and all she's doing for her community with vinyl was… Continue reading Marie-Christin Sauerbrei | DJ Marycherry and Radio Promoter
Roni Hyde | Press Operator, Smashed Plastic
As you may have noticed we kind of like Halloween here at Women in Vinyl, and Roni fits right in with her love of horror soundtracks, which is part of what propelled her into this industry. Meet Roni Hyde, Press Operator at Smashed Plastic Record Pressing in Chicago. She runs two semi-automatic record presses to… Continue reading Roni Hyde | Press Operator, Smashed Plastic