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Hail, Hail Geriatric Rock

By Larry Jaffee One of my musical heroes, Randy Newman (known for hits like “Short People” and “I Love LA”) turns 74 in November. On his Live in London CD/DVD 2011 release of a 2008 concert, Newman explains why he wrote his wry song “I’m Dead”: “Speaking of myself and geriatric rock in general, nobody Read More...

Member News: Discmakers

– In 4Q16 Discmakers added book printing for its BookBaby division, reports Tony Van Veen.  New hardware included an HP 10000 digital printer, plus equipment to print and laminate soft and hard covers, and for book binding and finishing. – By the end of 1Q17 Discmakers expects to add another DVD line to service meet DVD-9 demand. Read More...

MEDIA-TECH to Examine Vinyl Comeback in Hamburg May 15 & 16

All aspects of the astounding rebirth of vinyl records over the past decade will be among the scintillating topics discussed at a conference scheduled for May 15 by the MEDIA-TECH Association at the Mövenpick Hotel in Hamburg, Germany. “Vinyl Manufacturing” consists an afternoon of sessions that examine the size of the market, technology developments, supply chain, Read More...

Keynoter: Creativity, Innovation & Change

The annual meeting’s  May 1-2 at the Sheraton Philadelphia Society Hill will keynote speaker Hannes Treichl will be giving a practical guide how to identify and change traditional thinking patterns, how to dance with fears, how to motivate people and how to make better decisions in business and in life. “Both are connected in a Read More...

Make Your Travel Plans?

For the first time, the Colonial Purchasing Cooperative will hold its annual meeting in the “City of Brotherly Love” May 1-2 (Monday and Tuesday) at the Sheraton Philadelphia Society Hill. As usual, we will provide plenty of networking opportunities for buyers and sellers of consumables and deliver the latest industry information that media manufacturers require Read More...

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Upcoming Events

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2018
4:00 pm Colonial Members Meeting @ Westin Book Cadillac Detroit
Colonial Members Meeting @ Westin Book Cadillac Detroit
Sep 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Co-located with Making Vinyl 2018 Making Vinyl’ 2017 welcomed 300 professionals engaged in some aspect of vinyl record manufacturing and from all over the world, to the debut event conceived to celebrate the industry’s global
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all-day ‘Making Vinyl’ Detroit 2018 @ Westin Book Cadillac Detroit
‘Making Vinyl’ Detroit 2018 @ Westin Book Cadillac Detroit
Oct 1 – Oct 2 all-day
'Making Vinyl' Detroit 2018 @ Westin Book Cadillac Detroit  | Detroit | Michigan | United States
Making Vinyl is back again in Detroit! ‘Making Vinyl’ 2017 welcomed 300 professionals engaged in some aspect of vinyl record manufacturing and from all over the world, to the debut event conceived to celebrate the

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  • A ‘Specialty’ Good-bye

      By the end of the month, one of Lackawanna County’s biggest employers for years will close its doors for good. Former employees of Specialty Records and WEA Manufacturing want to make sure the company won’t soon be forgotten. People who used to work there got together for a reunion on Saturday to celebrate the Read More...

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  • Action packed entertainment | Category Focus May 2018

    Digital downloading has clearly had an impact on DVD, CD and video game packaging Tony Corbin finds out how pack designers and manufacturers have responded If video killed the radio star back in the 1980s, some might have predicted that the internet would kill multimedia packaging in this decade, although that would be a far Read More...

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