Elsie Bordon, Kat Torres, Nata Lawerance and Michi Pezet | Shipping and Packaging Team, SunPress Vinyl

We have covered various parts of the pressing process but have yet to have someone in packaging join us. Packaging and shipping is a part of the process that's less talked about but so important to bring the whole project to fruition.  For this post, we got lucky to not only have one person's perspective… Continue reading Elsie Bordon, Kat Torres, Nata Lawerance and Michi Pezet | Shipping and Packaging Team, SunPress Vinyl

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

Audrey Lapointe | Co-Founder & Co-Owner of Société des Loisirs

Meet Audrey a minimalist both in practice and words, with some strong similar interests to mine: coffee, cats and vinyl, c'mon. She is the co-owner and co-founder of Société des Loisirs (Leisure Society), a pressing plant, coffee and record store in downtown Quebec city. I've mentioned how important it is to continue to share this… Continue reading Audrey Lapointe | Co-Founder & Co-Owner of Société des Loisirs

Alaska Wolfgang | Press Operator, Clampdown Record Pressing

The day after Black Friday Record Store Day seems like a perfect time to introduce you to a woman behind the scenes working to create some of those beautiful releases. Alaska, Press Operator and Production Supervisor at Clampdown Records in Vancouver BC Canada. She came a s recommendation through the wonderful, and talented Robyn of… Continue reading Alaska Wolfgang | Press Operator, Clampdown Record Pressing

Kaitlyn Brown | QC and Packaging, Blue Sprocket Pressing

Photo by Finn Raso Meet Kaitlyn Brown, a 2019 graduate from James Madison University with a degree in Music Industry. She is one of four team members, as well as the only woman employee, at Blue Sprocket Pressing in Harrisonburg, Virginia. Her focus there is on QC and packaging as well as social media. Blue… Continue reading Kaitlyn Brown | QC and Packaging, Blue Sprocket Pressing