Taylor Borton

Studio Engineering Grad Taylor Borton is a songwriter/musician living in Nashville. She’s a part of the April 2019 class, and she just released…


Cecilia Castleman

Nashville, April, 2020—Studio Engineering Grad 🎓 Cecilia Castleman has just signed a publishing deal with Big Yellow Dog Music (Meghan Trainor,…


Ciel Eckard-Lee

The 2019-2020 awards season may be long over, but BBA Studio Engineering grad Ciel Eckard-Lee must still be basking…


Trevor Cabler

ALUMNI BRIEF: After Trevor Cabler graduated from the Live Sound Engineering program in 2018, he spent some time on tour with country artist Mark…


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 –…


What to Consider When Recording Bass Guitar

Bass guitar recording is an important skill. The bass provides the harmonic foundation for the music, and helps form the rhythmic pulse. It can…


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…


Meet Our Scholarship Winner!

January 14, 2014|In At Blackbird|By The Blackbird Academy Dagne Gorham in Blackbird Studio A.Hi, my name is Dagne…


Audio Quick Tip #2: Carry a ‘Crash’ Kit

As an Emergency Medical Technician would always carry a set of first aid tools, so should audio engineers carry a crash kit, at least in their…