Carl Blackwood

Guitar, Percussion, Keyboards

Carl Blackwood is from upstate NY. He is a multi-instrumentalist playing guitar, mandolin, lap steel, drums, bass, keyboard and voice. He has played with many bands regionally including Bendt, The Lucky Jukebox Brigade, Uneven Steven, S.C.O.R.E. and Mirk sharing the stage at large festivals with bands like Moe, The Spin Doctors, Smash Mouth and Coheed and Cambria.

Carl is also a trained luthier, music producer and audio engineer who has had production credits on hundreds or releases ranging between classical, jazz, funk, hip hop reggae, rock and metal as well as his own instrumental electronic music being placed in commercials, TV, and film. 

Most importantly he finds it important to pass his love and knowledge of music to the younger generation by teaching music, music production and luthiery privately and at School of Rock Albany NY.