Direct to Disc at 1979

We’ve got a direct to disc session today and we are PUMPED. Direct to disc sessions are high energy and loads of fun. Thieves of Sunrise are in the studio today to record their newest single direct to vinyl. Welcome to … Continue reading

Why cutting at welcome to 1979 is different

You’ve put tedious amounts time, energy, and research into your record-making decisions. You’ve chosen session players, an engineer, and a producer. You’ve worked hard to record and mix your album & everyone involved was on the same creative page. At … Continue reading

Summit Schedule released!

This years Recording Summit is not one you are going to want to miss!  With an exciting list of panels, panelists, and special guests, the 8th Annual Recording Summit will be one for the books! However, spots have been filling up … Continue reading

Vinyl Camp Re-Cap!

Vinyl Camp was this past weekend at 1979 and we had a blast! We were joined by 13 campers from all over the country for a weekend of networking, discussions, demonstrations, and FUN! Lead by our own Chris Mara and Cameron … Continue reading

Fall Tape Camp!

Tape Camp is back and you don’t wanna miss it! Join us September 24th-26th, 2016 for a weekend packed with demonstrations, lessons, and hands-on fun. Act fast, spaces are limited! Tape Camp is a weekend of hands-on analog recording and networking … Continue reading

Direct to Disk Recording

We’ve been getting a number of inquiries about direct-to-disk recording lately! We were very lucky to have Pete Townshend come visit us last year for a one of a kind direct to disk session. Check out this video of him … Continue reading

Lathe Night

Nashville, Tn – Welcome to 1979 Recording Studio–  check out this awesome article about our “Lathe Night” during our Tape Camp. http://www.nashvillescene.com/nashvillecream/archives/2014/03/03/bands-banding-together-poll-is-live-notes-from-lathe-night-at-welcome-to-1979

Transfers, Transfers, Transfers!

Nashville, Tn – Welcome to 1979 Recording Studio–  1″ 8 track transfers, 2″ 24 track transfers and also several projects in the lathe room as well as mastering a 7″ in our mastering department. whew!

Big announcement! Drum roll…

ok- today is the day for the big announcement! we have purchased a vintage Neumann VMS 70 cutting lathe, so we can now cut lacquers for the record making process right at ’79! woo hoo! standby for party announcement!!! please … Continue reading