Janine Lettmann | Electroplating QC, Pallas

We have been wanting to feature someone from Pallas Group / Pallas GmbH Records, a pressing plant in Diepholz, Lower Saxony Germany, for some time. Pallas is valued worldwide for the high sound quality of its pressings and is an established name in the music industry since it was founded in 1948.  It is also… Continue reading Janine Lettmann | Electroplating QC, Pallas

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

Beth Martin | Project Manager, Cascade Record Pressing and DJ Kitty McKlaine

We love meeting people who's passion for vinyl takes them into several facets of the industry. That is the case with Pacific Northwest native Beth Martin, aka DJ Kitty McKlaine behind the turntables, who is also the Project Manager at Cascade Record Pressing in Milwaukie, Oregon. A music history fan, a professional organizer, project manager… Continue reading Beth Martin | Project Manager, Cascade Record Pressing and DJ Kitty McKlaine

Cait Ilchuk | Sales & Label Manager, Independent Record Pressing

Who doesn't enjoy having a look behind the scenes at how the thing we all love so much is made? We had the pleasure of interviewing Cait Ilchuk who is the sales and label manager at Independent Record Pressing (IRP) in Bordentown, NJ. IRP was founded in 2015 by Dave Hansen (formerly General Manager of… Continue reading Cait Ilchuk | Sales & Label Manager, Independent Record Pressing

Dalma Zelenak | Vinyl Press Operator, Record Industry

I always enjoy being able to share behind the scenes on how our records are made. In this post meet Dalma Zelenak, vinyl press operator, at Record Industry, one of the largest automated vinyl pressing plants in the world, putting out about 40-50k records per day, located in the Netherlands. What's really cool about sharing… Continue reading Dalma Zelenak | Vinyl Press Operator, Record Industry