Alli Klein | Production Coordinator, Smashed Plastic

This week we have the pleasure of introduction you to Alli Klein the Production Coordinator for Smashed Plastic a DIY independent vinyl record pressing plant. A fixture in Chicago’s indie music scene, many of their employees are members of local bands. Being in the Hermosa neighborhood of Chicago allows them a more frequent and deeper… Continue reading Alli Klein | Production Coordinator, Smashed Plastic

Stacy Karp | Chief Operating Officer, A to Z Media

We're starting off the year with a bang, an interview full of great advice and a truly honest and thought out perspective from someone with years in the industry.  Meet Stacy Karp the Chief Operating Officer at A to Z Media. A to Z has offices in NY, Portland, Milwaukee, Philadelphia, LA and San Francisco… Continue reading Stacy Karp | Chief Operating Officer, A to Z Media

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

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