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

Emily Ravita | Assistant Manager, Monster Music & Movies

We met Emily through a gracious email she sent to us. The sense of community is more than we could have ever imagined, and today we're happy to be able to introduce her, and her passion for what she does, to you.  Emily Ravita is the the assistant manager of the independent record store, Monster… Continue reading Emily Ravita | Assistant Manager, Monster Music & Movies

Rebecca Goldberg | DJ, and Producer

First post back in the new year and happy introduce Detroit based DJ, producer, live performer and graphic designer Rebecca Goldberg.  Coming from the birthplace of Techno she produces electronic music, releases records and travels the world as a DJ.   She also hosts a radio show called 'D-SCOVERY' every month on the London-based station Aaja,… Continue reading Rebecca Goldberg | DJ, and Producer

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

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