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

Heela Naqshband | Co-Owner, GC Records

Since 1999 Heela Naqshband has been bringing punk rock to your record collection. She is the co-owner of indie punk label GC Records, with her husband, Shahab based in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Geykido Comet Records, or GC Records for short, launched officially in January 1999 with the release of the Intro5pect debut 7-inch vinyl record,… Continue reading Heela Naqshband | Co-Owner, GC Records

Cass Beau | Audio Engineer

Meet Cass Beau, audio engineer, songwriter and producer, who works across many different genres and styles. Their favorite part of the process is getting to write songs, and then helping with the production and mix to get the song to its finished state. November is trans awareness month and we're honored and inspired in sharing… Continue reading Cass Beau | Audio Engineer

Cait Ilchuk | Sales & Label Manager, Independent Record Pressing

Who doesn't enjoy having a look behind the scenes at how the thing we all love so much is made? We had the pleasure of interviewing Cait Ilchuk who is the sales and label manager at Independent Record Pressing (IRP) in Bordentown, NJ. IRP was founded in 2015 by Dave Hansen (formerly General Manager of… Continue reading Cait Ilchuk | Sales & Label Manager, Independent Record Pressing

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