Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
The Starday StoryThe House That Country Music Built$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Nathan D. Gibson and Don Pierce

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9781604738308

Published to University Press of Mississippi: March 2014

DOI: 10.14325/mississippi/9781604738308.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of
date: 15 December 2017

Sunny Tennessee

Sunny Tennessee

Chapter:
(p.107) 5 Sunny Tennessee
Source:
The Starday Story
Author(s):

Nathan D. Gibson

Don Pierce

Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:10.14325/mississippi/9781604738308.003.0005

This chapter describes events that occurred following the opening of the Starday Sound Studios in May 1960. The studio became one of the top four recording outlets in Nashville, alongside Owen Bradley’s Quonset Hut, RCA Victor, and Fred Foster studios. Despite having two talented house bands and a growing roster of top talent, there were still many challenges to be met in the Starday studios, including poor acoustics and equipment. An echo unit was later built to enhance recordings.

Keywords:   recording studios, Starday records, Starday Sound Studios, Nashville, acoustics

University Press of Mississippi requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.