Don’t Miss Out on Vinyl Camp!

Vinyl Camp is just around the corner…and there are only a few open spots left! Do you want to know what goes in to making a vinyl record? Want a behind-the-scenes and hands-on look at the record making process? Join … Continue reading

Register for Vinyl Camp to Reserve Your Spot!

Vinyl Camp is approaching quickly and spots are already filling up! You do not want to miss this opportunity! Register early to reserve your spot for vinyl camp while there is still room. Camp will take place May 6 & … Continue reading

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

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.…/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

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

Listen to our own Cameron Henry discuss vinyl mastering!

Recording Studio Rockstars included our own talented Cameron Henry on their latest podcast episode. Cameron discusses the process of vinyl mastering, operating his Neumann VMS70 cutting lathe, and the basics of mixing and mastering for vinyl, including some tips and tricks! … Continue reading


Nashville, Tn – Welcome To 1979 Recording Studio–  Record Store Day turned out to be lovely, despite the forecast for rain!  We were at Grimey’s all day and had the best time meeting everyone, watching tunes, and hanging out.  Did … Continue reading

No Turntable Needed!

Nashville, Tn – Welcome to 1979 Recording Studio–  Wow! You no longer need a turntable to listen to vinyl records! All you need is an iPhone or Driod and our app……. — at WELCOME TO 1979. Check out the video on Facebook.