Three Grads on Crew for FGL

Check out the three Blackbird Academy Live Sound Engineering grads who are part of the Florida Georgia Line Tour crew. They are: Rachel Rozzi –…


Joshua Hughes

BBA Live Sound Engineering Graduate Joshua Hughes is currently mixing monitors for 🔥 Miranda Lambert & Pistol Annies. Josh started with Clair…


Angela Pannitti

ClassApril 2017ProgramLive Sound JobLive Sound EngineerBBA Grad Angela Pannitti is a live sound engineer/tech for Mid Coast Sound, a firm…


ALL IN FOR THE GAMBLER

Our Institutional Director and President, John McBride, is featured in this month’s issue of “Mix.”


Fundamentals of Live Mixing

The name of the game is ‘sound reinforcement’ When it comes to successful and great sounding live mixes, it is important to remember that the name…


The Rolling Stones, Cuba, and a Live Sound Grad

TBA recently got the chance to sit down with one of our grads, Rachel Rozzi, and talk to her about her time touring with the Rolling Stones and their…


Mixing Vocals in a Live Setting

The human voice, as an instrument, is probably the oldest, most dynamic and sonically diverse sound source in existence. It is also, in terms of…


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How to Get a Job in Live Sound

O.K.. Let’s say audio engineering has been your passion for years, and you know you want to take it to a professional level. The only issue is, the…


Students get ‘real world’ experience at Luke Bryan Show

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


live sound students assist at lee brice show

Live Sound Students Assist at Lee Brice Show

December 5, 2014In LiveBy The Blackbird AcademyThe Blackbird Academy Live Sound Engineering students were invited by FOH engineer Wayne Pauley to a…