Best Mics To Use For Recording Drums

The array of available microphones to use for your recordings…


New Midas M32 console at The Blackbird Academy Live

Check out the new gear at The Blackbird Academy ‘Live’

  Allen & Heath SQ7’s We recently added two Allen & Heath SQ7…


Mix Magazine

ALL IN FOR THE GAMBLER

Our Institutional Director and President, John McBride, is featured in this…


Not Your Average Field Trips

Along with receiving an exceptional audio education, The Blackbird Academy…


David Loy

A Day in the Life of a FOH Engineer

February 23, 2017In Alumni, Live Sound ProgramDavid Loy is a graduate of the…


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Outside the Box Inside the Room: Using Reverb in Your Live Mixes

"Every room I have mixed a show in has had its own ambience, it's own…


Live sound

What it Takes to be a FOH Engineer

I believe that some people are born to great things, and that greatness is…


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How to Get a Job in Live Sound

Okay, let’s say audio engineering has been your passion for years, and you know…


Live Sound Students Assist Eric Church

The Blackbird Academy Live Sound Engineering students weren’t “outsiders” on…