Americana Charts

The Americana Top Charts this week feature a few artists with a connection to Welcome to 1979! We did the vinyl mastering for 3 out of the top 18 artists on the charts! Band of Heathens is featured at number 2 … Continue reading

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

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

Chris Canterbury at Welcome to 1979

We’ve got Chris Canterbury in the studio this week recording his next album! Chris is a Country/Americana artist based in Nashville, TN. Chris Mara is engineering the session with Justin Burba assisting. Keep an eye out for this record because it … 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

Did you know…

Did you know that we offer digital mastering?? Our goal is to offer mastering for artists that is second to none in terms of quality, thoughtfulness, and of course, affordability. We take care of all the technical details, so you … Continue reading

This week at Welcome to 1979

In the studio today, engineer Chris Mara is mixing an EP for Minnesota-based artist Lena Elizabeth. Lena has been at Welcome to 1979 the last few days tracking this EP and it is sounding killer! Her style effortlessly blends genres … Continue reading

Studio news for the new year!

Last week in the studio we had Nashville native Kristina Murray tracking with us! Kristina is a Country/Americana artist with southern roots. We love getting to track with local artists! Check out her Facebook Page for info on her local shows! You may … 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