New Direct-to-Disc Projects at ’79

We’ve had the opportunity to do some more direct-to-disc recording sessions as of late, and they are always a blast! Last week we did a direct-to-disc session with The Tens (The Roaring Tens), a musical collective based out of Los … Continue reading

More Exciting Artists Tracking At Welcome to 1979

This week in the studio we’re gonna be hearing some great sounds as we track two bands who have come to us from opposite sides of the country. Ross Livermore Band- These guys have come to Nashville by way of … Continue reading

Tape Camp 2016!

Join Chris Mara at WELCOME TO 1979 for Fall Tape Camp- a weekend of discussion, demonstration, and hands-on participation into all things analog recording. Network with fellow audio lovers and gain insider tips & tricks on how to better use … Continue reading

Recording Summit 2016 filling up quickly!

As summer slowly fades, we are getting closer and closer to our favorite time of the year here at Welcome to 1979… our Annual Recording Summit! Summit planning is in full force at 1979 and we are hyped about the … Continue reading

New Sessions with Exciting Artists

Jonathan Jackson + Enation are here this week to record the follow up to their 2016 EP Blame-shifter. Jonathan may look familiar to you as he plays Avery Barkley on CMT’s Nashville- He’s a multitalented fellow. Here’s a clip of him with his … 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

Fall Recording Summit is Approaching

Each November we host a Recording Summit for recording enthusiasts all over the country to attend.  2016’s Summit is scheduled for November 11, 12th and 13th and is located right at our recording studio in Nashville, TN. Saturday night’s Listening … 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

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