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

Yvonne Page | Manager, Dig Vinyl and Vinyl DJ

Yvonne Page grew up around music and vinyl, so it's no surprise that her love for it would bring her to career working with the medium. Parents hope showing their kids the things they love will make them take an interest in it too, and we love seeing that as well with women carrying on… Continue reading Yvonne Page | Manager, Dig Vinyl and Vinyl DJ

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

Cicely Balston | Mastering Engineer, AIR Studios

What a pleasure to interview Cicely Balston, mastering engineer at AIR Studios who has been mastering for all formats and genres, both digital and analog since 2013.  She cuts lacquers using a Neumann VMS80 lathe, before they are sent off to be electroplated and then to plants for pressing vinyl.  Her experience ranges from the… Continue reading Cicely Balston | Mastering Engineer, AIR Studios

Katie Tavini | Mastering Engineer, Weird Jungle

"Being moved by what you hear. That's what matters. That's what lasts." Words from Katie's about on her website and what a perfect sentiment.  Katie Tavini is a mastering engineer based in Brighton, UK working out of her studio, Weird Jungle, with bands and artists of all genres. Katie is fascinated by sound, she always… Continue reading Katie Tavini | Mastering Engineer, Weird Jungle