Let us help with your winter releases!

The Holiday season is going to be here before we know it and what makes a better gift than a record?! Well, maybe this sweater… But hey, why not both? If you are looking to release a record before the … Continue reading

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

Exciting Announcements on Confirmed Panelists

As the 8th Annual Recording Summit at Welcome to 1979 is quickly approaching, Summit planning is in full swing! We have just released an exciting list of some of our confirmed panelists. Some 2016 Panelist Highlights: F. Reid Shippen: Among … 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

Frank Foster returns to Welcome to 1979

After recording his fifth album, Boots on the Ground, at Welcome to 1979, country music trailblazer Frank Foster has returned to record his sixth! Boots on the Ground debuted in January 2016 at number 7 on the Billboard Country Charts. He will be … 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

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

Fall Tape Camp is Almost Full!

Welcome to 1979’s Fall Tape Camp is at half occupancy and filling up quickly!  This Tape Camp takes place September 24th-26th and will focus on these workshops- SATURDAY will be spent demonstrating the differences and similarities between analog and digital recording.  … Continue reading