Andy Pemrich is a musician, singer and record collector. He was raised in Menasha and has been surrounded by music his entire life. He began his fascination with record and recorded sound as a toddler, and took up guitar around age 12. He currently plays in 2 local bands, and curates a private collection of over 8,000 vinyl records. He lives in Neenah with his wife Jessica, and their two dogs, Caboose and Ozark. Andy’s AHS offering is “Target Productions, Tee Pee Records and the vanishing history of Fox Valley recorded Rock”.
The presentation highlights the history of Fox Valley recording studio Target Productions, its artists, its place in the scope of Wisconsin and American pop and rock history, as well as Andy’s effort to preserve its lasting legacy for future generations of local artists, historians and music lovers. Photos, film clips, and audio of recording artists, studio members, and venues illustrate this look at a fading piece of Wisconsin history.