Heather Gray | Director of Business Operations, The Vinyl Lab

We got a chance to visit the The Vinyl Lab when we went to Music Biz in Nashville this summer.  Since then, they've finished off the space for live events, including hosting this year's Making Vinyl conference, and expanded adding a second press.  Locally owned The Vinyl Lab is founded by musicians and artists who… Continue reading Heather Gray | Director of Business Operations, The Vinyl Lab

Lien Do and Grace Coleman| Audio Engineers + Managers, Different Fur Studios

Awhile back we saw an article by KQED titled "Interns Turned Engineers Take the Reins at SF’s Historic Different Fur Studios" and knew we had to meet them! Meet Lien Do and Grace Coleman audio engineers and managers Different Fur Studios in the Mission District of San Francisco, California. Different Fur Studios is a recording… Continue reading Lien Do and Grace Coleman| Audio Engineers + Managers, Different Fur Studios

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