Did you know…

Getting the analog recording experience often comes with analog price. Here at Welcome to 1979, we understand that tape can be expensive. Did you know that when you track with us the tape is free?! That’s right – when you record … Continue reading

This Week at 1979 – Tracking and Construction!

We’ve got a 10 day session in the studio this week! We’re tracking a new album with North Carolina native Boo Ray. Noah Shain is engineering the session. We’re excited to have them both in the studio! Although Boo Ray hails from … Continue reading

The Importance of Tape Transfers

http://www.laweekly.com/music/master-recordings-from-abbey-road-to-born-to-run-could-be-lost-forever-without-archivists-help-7575450 Check out this awesome article about our friends over at Capital Records and what they do to keep music history alive and well! We do our part as well here at Welcome to 1979. Transferring and archiving original sessions … Continue reading

Happy Thanksgiving from Welcome to 1979!

We at Welcome to 1979 want to wish you all a happy and warm Thanksgiving! Safe travels to those who are headed out for the Holidays. We will be enjoying Turkey Day in good ol’ Nashville with friends and loved ones. … Continue reading

Big News at Welcome to 1979!

We just received huge news today at Welcome to 1979! We are officially a Grammy award winning studio! Last night at the Latin Grammy Award show, the late Juan Gabriel won two Grammys: album of the year and best vocal pop … Continue reading

Recording Summit Highlights and plans for 2017!

A big thank you to all who made it to our 8th Annual Recording Summit- attendees and panelists alike! Overall, we hope that the Summit was a blast for you and that you learned something new! For those who missed … Continue reading

Looking to Purchase a Mara Machine?

If you’ve been considering a Mara Machine, now is the time to take the plunge! Come January 1, 2017, Mara Machines will be administering a price increase. If you get your deposit down by the end of 2016 you can … Continue reading

One Week Until The Recording Summit

We are counting down the days to our 8th Annual Recording Summit here at Welcome to 1979! We hope those who are attending this year are as excited as we are! Here is an update and some last minute info … Continue reading

Get your Music on Vinyl for SXSW

South by Southwest is only 5 short months away. SXSW is a great opportunity to market, connect, and get your record into listener’s hands! Are you planning on selling copies of your vinyl records at next year’s SXSW? Don’t procrastinate! Start … Continue reading

Winter Booking

We are now booking studio time for the winter months! Studio time can make a great Christmas gift for yourself, or for someone else if you’re feeling a bit more giving. Planning a tour for next spring? Winter is the best … Continue reading