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TWiRT 435 - Nashville's Quonset Hut Studio with Mike Porter

Nashville, Tennessee, is known not only Country music, but for the early studios that recorded Patsy Cline, Johnny Cash, Brenda Lee, the Beach Boys, and Bob Dylan. Some of the first recording engineers worked full-time at WSM and other radio stations. Our guest, Mike Porter, shows us the microphones used in recording some of the most familiar and popular songs in history, and takes us on a tour of Columbia Studio A and Studio B - the Quonset Hut - on Nashville’s Music Square.

Show links:
The Quonset Hut Studio - from Wikipedia
Bradley Studios’ Quonset Hut and the Nashville Sound
Country Music’s Biggest Hits Recorded In Legendary Quonset Hut Studio
Inside Nashville's famous Quonset Hut studio - Report from the CBC
Owen Bradley's "Quonset Hut" on Facebook

Mike Porter - Facilities Manager at 34 Music Square East at Belmont University

Chris Tobin, IP-Solutionist
Kirk Harnack, The Telos Alliance, Delta Radio, & South Seas Broadcasting

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