Dana Brown | Founder, Queer Vinyl Collective and Vinyl DJ

We've said it before and it's still true, we love to see people doing things to bring their communities together, in particular when it involves records. This week it's not only something for a geographical or the vinyl community but it's a safe space for the queer community, which is so important.  Meet Dana Brown,… Continue reading Dana Brown | Founder, Queer Vinyl Collective and Vinyl DJ

Heather Gray | Director of Business Operations, The Vinyl Lab

We got a chance to visit the The Vinyl Lab when we went to Music Biz in Nashville this summer.  Since then, they've finished off the space for live events, including hosting this year's Making Vinyl conference, and expanded adding a second press.  Locally owned The Vinyl Lab is founded by musicians and artists who… Continue reading Heather Gray | Director of Business Operations, The Vinyl Lab

Lien Do and Grace Coleman| Audio Engineers + Managers, Different Fur Studios

Awhile back we saw an article by KQED titled "Interns Turned Engineers Take the Reins at SF’s Historic Different Fur Studios" and knew we had to meet them! Meet Lien Do and Grace Coleman audio engineers and managers Different Fur Studios in the Mission District of San Francisco, California. Different Fur Studios is a recording… Continue reading Lien Do and Grace Coleman| Audio Engineers + Managers, Different Fur Studios

Justine McLisky | DJ , Founder of BYO Vinyl / Open Decks

Some people's passion for their community and bringing everyone together is contagious and  that's the case with Justine McLisky, DJ 'J', a selector who also runs BYO Vinyl /Open Decks events in Aotearoa New Zealand. These events are meant to be social and inclusive opportunities to meet other people, and for anyone to be a… Continue reading Justine McLisky | DJ , Founder of BYO Vinyl / Open Decks

Valeria Rueda | DJ , Label Owner, and Press Operator at Intakt

We love seeing people that love records so much they jump in all the way and in multiple ways. This week we introduce you to a woman who is just that, and that does it all, so much so it was hard to summarize her title(s) in the header. Valeria Rueda is Mexican DJ and… Continue reading Valeria Rueda | DJ , Label Owner, and Press Operator at Intakt