Not Your Average Field Trips

At The Blackbird Academy, along with receiving an exceptional audio education, students are offered the opportunity to partake in trips to two of..


A Day in the Life of a FOH Engineer for Sturgill Simpson


David Loy is a graduate of the June 2015 Live Sound Engineering Program from The Blackbird Academy and has been out with some fantastic..


Pro Tools Tips: Playlists and Comping

Greetings from Blackbird Studio and The Blackbird Academy! Here is some information that we hope will help you.


Recording the Acoustic Guitar




It Starts with the Source

Capturing a great acoustic guitar recording all starts with the source. Even the greatest mic and signal chain will not..