Making Vinyl L.A. 2019

Making Vinyl

“THE GO-TO EVENT FOR THE PHYSICAL MEDIA INDUSTRY”

W-HOTEL HOLLYWOOD
OCTOBER 14 – 15, 2019

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L.A. PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

New for the Making Vinyl L.A. 2019 conference program:

  • Focus on the 80th anniversary of Blue Note Records vinyl reissue program– the rich jazz catalog gets spruced up with unheard gems from the greats
  • Nuts & bolts on how to release an album on vinyl – in a half hour– former major label VP walks through all the steps, do’s & don’ts
  • Capitol Records mastering & cutting workshop – at the Capitol Tower– 2018 MV Lifetime Achievement honoree Ron McMaster reveals his secrets
  • Artists’ panel: How independent musicians can make money with vinyl
  • Best practices from other industries that can be adopted by the vinyl business
  • Who’s financing the vinyl comeback
    Case studies on how to market a vinyl release to retail sell-through
  • Filling the vinyl pipeline – label production coordinators– Unsung heroes comb the vaults for what ends up on your turntable
  • The environmental impact of vinyl in the digital age– the promise of technological advancements in process and materials
  • Shipping logistics of moving large volumes of vinyl to distribution centers, retail and direct to the consumer
  • Pre-recorded Cassettes – latest physical media format on the comeback trail
  • The latest vinyl sales figures
  • Return of the Packaging Awards