Brett \'Scoop\' Blanden is the front of house engineer for Lady Antebellum. Born in Tampa, FL, he graduated from Berklee College of Music with a degree in Music Production & Engineering with an emphasis on Music Business. He was studio manager for OceanWay Nashville and house engineer for Recording Arts in Nashville. Blanden has been 1st or 2nd engineer on numerous major label singles and recordings. He served as Track Audio Producer for Las Vegas Motor Speedway/Bristol Motor Speedway. Brett\'s owns and operates Place Recording and has been Front of House Engineer for Lady Antebellum (present), Mark Wills, SheDaisy, Ty Herndon, Rhett Akins, Keith Anderson, Billy Currington and Smokie Norful.