Lena Graaf | Label Owner, GMR Music

We're pleased to introduce you this week to Lena Graaf, who comes recommended by a few readers and is a badass all around, but in particular in the Swedish heavy music scene.  Lena runs a small record label, and distribution company focused on hard rock and metal, called GMR Music Group. GMR has over the… Continue reading Lena Graaf | Label Owner, GMR Music

Leigh Rixey | Marketing Manager, Strolling Bones Records

In our last post we had the opportunity to share Caroline of New West Records' story, so today we wanted to introduce you to the kind and talented Leigh Rixey, who helps run an imprint of New West Records, the small Athens-based label Strolling Bones Records as Marketing Manager. Leigh handles digital marketing and project… Continue reading Leigh Rixey | Marketing Manager, Strolling Bones Records

Caroline Barfield | Catalog and Project Coordinator, New West Records

This week meet the audio queen of New West Records Caroline Barfield, the Catalog and Project Coordinator, who makes up one half of the production team and oversees all things audio in Athens, Georgia. From setting up mastering sessions to approving test pressings, the audio is Caroline's world!  New West Records is an indie record… Continue reading Caroline Barfield | Catalog and Project Coordinator, New West Records

Dina Patel | General Manager, Sound Performance

This week we have the pleasure of introducing you to the fabulous Dina Patel, the General Manager of Sound Performance, a specialist physical media supplier to the music industry with offices in NYC and London. Sound Performance works with leading independent record labels, bands and artists, working to project manage the concept, production and manufacturing… Continue reading Dina Patel | General Manager, Sound Performance

Cher, DJ Cher | Vinyl DJ

If you read our last interview with Elaine Banks then you knew this one was coming. We're thankful Cher reached out to nominate Elaine, and after seeing what she was up to wanted her to participate as well. We appreciate her honest, thoughtful and raw experiences shared in her feature. Cher, or DJ Cher is… Continue reading Cher, DJ Cher | Vinyl DJ