Recording the Acoustic Guitar

It Starts with the Source Capturing a great acoustic guitar recording all starts with the source. Even the greatest mic and signal chain will not fix a bad…


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A Day In The Studio

Ever wondered how a day runs at a major recording studio? For all the high-end clients at Blackbird Studio, it all starts before the band arrives – even days…


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Best Mics To Use For Recording Drums

Recording drums can be a challenge. To get top results, pay attention to the three elements that will render a great sounding…


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10+ of the Best Plugins You Need for Your Studio

Plugins are essential tools used in modern day audio production. Unlike their hardware counterparts, plugins can be used on multiple channels simultaneously…


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Spotlight on Kevin Becka

Kevin has been a musician, recording engineer, and educator for over 30 years. He has engineered and been on the production teams for the top names in secular…


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Pro Tools’ Useful Clip FX Feature

One of the best new features in Pro Tools HD 12.6 are the new Clip FX functions. Unlike other DAWs that put a channel strip on each channel in a session, the…


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The Power of History

The Power of History


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Learn Audio From The Best!

The YouTube video above only tells part of the story of what you'll experience at The Blackbird Academy. We've designed our program like no other. The…


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The Red Button

Recording Starts Now!


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