Fundamentals of Live Mixing

The name of the game is ‘sound reinforcement’ When it comes to successful and…


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…


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A Day in the Classroom

Watch these videos to check out what a day in The Blackbird Academy classroom…


What it Takes to be a FOH Engineer

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


Mixing Vocals in a Live Setting

The human voice, as an instrument, is probably the oldest, most dynamic and…


How to Get a Job in Live Sound

O.K.. Let’s say audio engineering has been your passion for years, and you know…


Students get ‘real world’ experience at Luke Bryan Show

  The Live Sound Engineering students go behind the scenes for load in…


Guest Instructors - Live Sound Engineering

The Blackbird Academy has the unique opportunity to invite an impressive roster…


Live Sound students Assist Eric Church

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