Tech Manager & Sales Consultant for LA Flagship Store and Demo Studio
Vintage King Audio, the world’s leader in sales of high-end boutique and vintage recording equipment, has hired industry veteran Erika Earl to serve as Tech Manager/Sales Consultant in its Los Angeles flagship store and demo studio, VKLA.
Earl adds a wealth of technical experience to the seasoned VKLA team, with a specialty in analog systems, having performed repair, service, and quality control for a wide range of top manufacturers, including Tube-Tech, Drawmer, Focusrite, Daking, Bock Audio, Avid, Little Labs, and many others.
In addition to bringing a decade’s worth of skills, passion, and experience for the technical, behind-the-scenes side of professional audio, Earl has extensive experience in front of the console as well, working as an engineer in studios throughout Arizona as well as The Distillery in Costa Mesa, California. Most recently, she served as Head of Technology and Chief Technician for LA’s landmark studio The Village, and will be continuing to work with them as a technical advisor.
Earl is also an Advisory Council member of The Producers & Engineers Wing of the Recording Academy. She will be working with Vintage King’s diverse base of clients in the custom-designed VKLA showroom and demo studio, which features a range of boutique and vintage gear available in an acoustically refined, true studio environment.
Earl commented on her new fellow Vintage King and VKLA staff members, “The experience, education, and collective intelligence of this exceptional group of people is unparalleled. I am thrilled to be invited and beyond excited to contribute to The Vintage King family.” Earl and the VKLA staff are available immediately to help artists and audio professionals demo new, boutique, and classic gear. Interested customers can learn more and set up a private listening appointment by visiting: http://www.vintageking.com/vkla.
ABOUT VINTAGE KING AUDIO
Vintage King Audio is the world’s largest retailer of high-end new and vintage recording equipment, with a dedicated restoration center for servicing and preserving classic gear. The company’s product lines range from iconic collectibles to exciting new boutique products, including gear from such respected brands as Avid, Barefoot Sound, Shadow Hills Industries, Neve, Inward Connections, Helios, and ProAc. Through an experienced staff of engineers and seasoned musicians, Vintage King Audio provides the passion, know-how, and resources necessary to help clients make the most informed purchase possible. Vintage King customers can take advantage of free consultations all the way through to customized on-site turnkey installations, with a free warranty and lifetime support adding value to all work and products. While the company has maintained this customer-focused approach since its founding in the early 1990s, Vintage King surpasses the basic functions of an audio dealership, connecting with the professional audio community through holding events, panel discussions, and national product launches. For more information, visit: