New music studio opens in Preston County
17 Nov 2022
MASONTOWN, W.Va. (WBOY) – West Virginia Sound Foundry celebrated its grand opening with a ribbon cutting on November 17 in its location at 416 South Main Street in Masontown.
The idea for the business came about when a few friends came together and wanted to start up something to promote music and art in Preston County. Executive director Josh Salisbury said that kids were involved in sports and other activities, but there was a market missing for the arts for children who were interested in it locally.
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