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New Music Friday: August 14, 2020

New EP/CollectionJason Maxwell, ‘Songs About You’First, is a new release from artist Jason Maxwell recorded in June 2018 at The Blackbird…


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August 2020 Summer Recording Camp

August 12, 2020In Featured, CampsBy Marian MatthisLet's make a record!They came from both sides of the coast and everywhere in between to learn how…


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New Music Friday: July 31, 2020

NEW RELEASETHE SWEAR, The Clinic and the SaneIt was December 2019, the week before graduation and Winter break, and Studio D was booked for a solo…


July 2020 High School Summer Recording Camp

July 24, 2020In Featured, CampsBy Marian MatthisCampers ‘Come Together’ at The Blackbird Academy Forget the canoeing and the campfires…THEY WANT TO…


10+ of the Best Plugins You Need for Your Studio

June 19, 2016In Featured, Studio, TechnologyBy Kevin Becka Plugins are essential tools used in modern day audio production. Unlike their hardware…


Pro Tools Tips: Playlists and Comping

Pro Tools Playlists One key to quick and effective recording is the use of Pro Tools playlists. Playlists allow us to save and switch between…