Opened as Crystal Industries in 1967.
Owned and operated by Eric Valentine 2000-2021.
The studio was housed in a former post office that has operated as one music production facility or another since 1967. Eric Valentine’s Barefoot Recording – also the headquarters of his UnderTone Audio equipment manufacturing operation, the studio is no longer open to the public. The facility has served as Valentine’s private studio since 2000, during which time he has produced albums for the likes of Good Charlotte, Taking Back Sunday, Queens of the Stone Age, Slash, Smash Mouth, and numerous others.