Music Scene in
Your YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO AUDIO RECORDING SCHOOL
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Located in eastern Ohio near the Pennsylvania border, Youngstown is home to around 72,000 people. Although not a community people normally associate with the music industry, Youngstown has a solid music scene with local and touring bands from a diverse spread of genres playing in live venues all over the area. One of the more noteworthy venues in the Youngstown scene is Cedar's Lounge at Phelps and Hazel, which has been hosting live music every weekend for several decades. Among the better-known musicians and bands hailing from the Youngstown area are Ronald and Robert Bell (Kool & the Gang), David Grohl (frontman for Foo Fighters), guitarist Phil Keaggy (and his band Glass Harp), doo-wop band The Edsels, and singer/actress Maureen McGovern.
Youngstown is also home to several recording studios which accommodate the ongoing needs of the music community here. If you are thinking about a career in audio as a recording engineer, live audio engineer or music producer, Youngstown holds plenty of opportunity for you to learn.