Bill Putnam Jr


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Universal Audio

Bill Putnam Jr essentially grew up in the music business. Bill’s father, Bill Putnam Sr., started Universal Audio in 1958 and was basically the inventor of the modern day recording console among many other fundamental recording technologies. Re-founded by Bill Jr. and his brother Jim in 1999, Universal Audio has continued to move the music industry forward with unique approaches for bringing the warm analog sound into the digital age.