Muscle Shoals Sound Sheffield, Alabama, United States
Classic studios are carrying their sonic legacies into the 21st Century, while repurposing and diversifying. Representatives from such historic facilities as Sun Studio, FAME, Muscle Shoals Sound, The Sausalito Record Plant, and Leon Russell's The Church Studio will discuss their methods, challenges, opportunities and strategies.
Participants: Ken Caillat, producer (Fleetwood Mac, etc.), author and new owner of the famous Sausalito Record Plant Studios. Daniel Crockett and Zach Ozburn of Sun Studio, the birthplace of rock and roll which reopened as a studio and museum in 1987. Rodney Hall of legendary FAME Studio, Muscle Shoals. Teresa Knox, currently renovating and reopening Leon Russell's The Church Studio in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Debbie Wilson of Muscle Shoals Sound, legendary recording home of The Swampers.