A Conversation With: Aaron Mercier of Mercier Guitars

Aaron Mercier is guitarist for Kings Of Carnage, and a Musicians Institute alumni who is keeping very busy in many areas of the music industry, both as a performer...

Coming Soon: MI’s Newest Performance Complex & Music Venue

We are super excited to announce that MI is opening the doors of the newest venue in Hollywood, Live House! Our doors will open with Steve Vai's 52-hour Big...

Panelist Spotlight: Adam Blackstone

Musicians Institute is proud to bring some of the best working musicians onto our campus to inspire our students and give them insight into what a career in the...

#TBT Michael Ruff Visits MI ( With Sheryl Crow as Back-up Singer)

A while back, we shared this pretty sweet find from the MI vault: a performance by Michael Ruff, with a very young Sheryl Crow singing backup! Ruff is a...

Musicians Institute’s Sunday Funday at ALT 98.7’s Summer Camp!

On August 12, Musicians Institute headed down to Long Beach to partner up with iHeart Radio and ALT 98.7 for some summer festival fun with our very own MI...

The Life And Career Of MI’s Own: Francis Buckley

Grammy Award®-winning record engineer Francis Buckley’s broad range of experience has seen him occupy the studio seat for breakout bands, established chart-toppers and Hollywood films. Buckley started out working...

Jonathan Davis At MI’s Conversation Series: Here’s What We Learned

On August 2, Jonathan Davis of Korn came to Musicians Institute as part of one of our Conversation Series with Ryan Downey. Davis is fresh off the release of...

#TBT Jaco Pastorius

Jaco Pastorius is widely considered one of the most influential bassists of all time, so to celebrate our first #TBT post, here are some Jaco performances that’ll inspire you...