With NAMM nearing closer and closer every day, the excitement is building for the Vintage King and NAMM H.O.T. Zone Meet The Maker event. This special panel discussion, moderated by multiple GRAMMY Award winner Jack Joseph Puig, will feature some of the biggest names in the pro audio industry talking about the technology and methodology behind their biggest products. Taking place on Friday, January 23, at 4PM in the Anaheim Convention Center's The Forum (203 A-B), the event will feature panelists EveAnna Manley of Manley Labs, Steven Slate from Slate Pro Audio and Slate Digital, Thomas Barefoot of Barefoot Sound and Peter Reardon of Shadow Hills Industries. With Jack Joseph Puig leading the conversation, this talk is sure to be spirited and informative. In honor of the Meet The Maker event, Vintage King sat down with Jack Joseph Puig and talked about what makes gear so important to the process of creating records. Check out the video of our conversation below and be sure to make to visit Vintage King at NAMM when we present the Meet The Maker panel discussion on January 23, at 4PM in the Anaheim Convention Center's The Forum (203 A-B).