Nashville’s Legendary Blackbird Studio Launches Streaming Platform, Inside Blackbird

Husband and wife co-founders, John and Martina McBride, launch platform that offers exclusive insight into the careers of some of your favorite musicians

If you know Nashville, you know Blackbird Studio. The world-renowned studio founded by husband and wife John and Martina McBride, known for their unparalleled combination of modern and vintage recording equipment, has launched a streaming platform that gives members all-access to an encyclopedia of musical knowledge. Designed as an educational platform, Inside Blackbird is tailored to everyone with an interest in music, from seasoned professionals to industry newbies.

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“Anyone with an interest or curiosity about music will benefit from Inside Blackbird,” shares co-founder, John McBride. “Learn more about instruments, gear, plugins, the recording process and live touring from the best in the business. Find out how artists start their careers and what it takes to succeed. If we don’t have the answer, we know someone who does, and that is who you will find at Inside Blackbird.” 

Lessons offered on Inside Blackbird are far-spanning; including topics like audio engineering, music production, recording, songwriting, mastering and live audio. If there’s anyone to learn from, the cast of Blackbird is the best you can find, as the studio has hosted some of music’s biggest names including Taylor Swift, Queen, Ed Sheeran, and Garth Brooks, just to name a few. In addition to the over 200 hours of exclusive content on Inside Blackbird, the platform will also be home to a series of interviews with artists like Garth Brooks, Aly + AJ, and Young the Giant. 

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Inside Blackbird will be available to users beginning on May 3 at for $15.99 per month and $9.99 per month for students, as well as $24.99 per month for the Creator Plan.

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