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John Fry, Industry pioneer and Past President of SPARS passes

John Fry, founder and owner of legendary Memphis recording facility, Ardent Studios, passed away on December 18, 2014 at Methodist LeBonheur Germantown Hospital, where he was taken after suffering a cardiac arrest at his Germantown home. John was know by so … Continue reading

SPARS Member P&E Wing® and Memphis Chapter of the Recording Academy® present GRAMMY GPS – The Resurgence of Vinyl

Industry experts celebrate Record Store Day at SPARS Member, Ardent Studios, with seminar on the Art of Recording for Vinyl Ardent Studios owner John Fry and engineer/producer Jeff Powell demonstrate L. Nix Mastering’s lacquer disc cutting lathe. Photo | Greg … Continue reading