Recording Industry Is Thriving In Central Illinois

This week in the First Light look around the state, this story from central Illinois. Music industry experts have predicted the demise of the traditional recording studio for nearly 20 years. The price of recording software and technology has fallen; and anyone with expertise or ambition can record music at home. The truth is, independent, professional recording studios are thriving even in Bloomington-Normal. Illinois Public Radio’s Jon Norton has that story

 Erik Nelson at Eclipse Studios in Bloomington-Normal (photo courtesy of Jeff Smudde/WGLT)

Erik Nelson at Eclipse Studios in Bloomington-Normal
(photo courtesy of Jeff Smudde/WGLT)