Emily Skipper | Galvanics, Press On Vinyl

As we see videos like Jack White's plea to the major labels, we should also turn our attention to plants like Press On Vinyl in Middlesbrough, UK opening their doors to facilitate an all in one solution for those bands, indie artists and small labels in need of vinyl to help them survive. Their aim… Continue reading Emily Skipper | Galvanics, Press On Vinyl

Sophia Landers, Becky Anderson, Kylie Coggin | Pressing Team, Furnace Record Pressing

We love when we see diversity in any part of the vinyl making process, but when you have a female press crew like Furnace, you've got our attention. We were lucky to be able to hear from three of those women working hard to get your vinyl out the door at Furnace Record Pressing in… Continue reading Sophia Landers, Becky Anderson, Kylie Coggin | Pressing Team, Furnace Record Pressing

Kristin Sanchez | Vinyl DJ, Dance Loud

Kristin's journey to what she is doing is fascinating, from wiring lamps then boom boxes together, to DJing its no wonder she's as creative a force as she is. Kristin Sanchez is part of the duo Dance Loud, a DJ, producer, engineer, synthesist, drum sequencer, and all around sound painter. As a vinyl house /… Continue reading Kristin Sanchez | Vinyl DJ, Dance Loud

Jaz Wimbledon | Director, Release Management and Stock Control, AWAL

We were lucky to meet Jaz though an email she sent and are so glad to now know, and introduce her, to you! Jaz Wimbledon is the Director of Release Management and Stock Control at AWAL.  AWAL is a unique alternative to the traditional record label, partnering with independent artists to tell stories that shape… Continue reading Jaz Wimbledon | Director, Release Management and Stock Control, AWAL

Karen Emanuel | CEO and Founder, Key Production Group

Meet Karen Emanuel, the CEO and founder of Key Production Group, a creative agency founded in 1990 that specializes in the design and manufacturing of bespoke products for the music and other industries, including vinyl.  Starting with a few thousand pounds from a redundancy pay-out Karen has guided Key Production through thirty one years of… Continue reading Karen Emanuel | CEO and Founder, Key Production Group