Vinyl Camp 2017 Announced!

We’ve just set dates for Vinyl Camp 2017 and we are stoked! Join us at Welcome to 1979 May 6 & 7, 2017 for a vinyl packed weekend like no other! Are you a vinyl enthusiast looking to learn more … 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

Tape Camp filling up quickly!

The first Tape Camp of 2017 is just around the corner… and spots are filling up quickly! The workshop is limited to 10 people and there are a couple spots left. Tape Camp is a weekend full of ultra hands-on … 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

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

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

The Electroplating Process Is A Great Demonstration Of Science At Work

The process and science behind the electroplating process is really awesome. Here’s a quick walk through of how it starts at Welcome to 1979 and finishes at Welcome to 1979 Industries- First, we take your recordings (either on tape, digital, … Continue reading

Understanding Mastering For Vinyl, Electroplating, and Reference Lacquers

This is a great article, written by our friends at Recording Magazine, focusing on the importance of mastering for vinyl, electroplating, and reference lacquers. http://www.recordingmag.com/resourc…/resourceDetail/114.html These are also all services we offer here at Welcome to 1979 and Welcome to … Continue reading

An In-Depth Look at the Process of Making a Record

It’s no secret that the record-making industry has had a resurgence over the past few years. As the vinyl industry continues to see chart-topping growth, more independent plating and pressing plants are popping up all over the country. The process of … Continue reading