Alvin graduated in 2005 from MTSU's Recording Industry program. He interned for Masterphonics, The Sound Kitchen, and Steve Marcantonio before being hired on at Sound Kitchen in early 2007.
Joel also graduated from MTSU's RI program in 2005. He interned at WPLN Nashville public radio. In early 2006, Joel was hired on as an install tech for Bob Solomon and Woodland Studios at their new location, the corner of 17th and Church. Joel continued to work for Bob on and off for the next year and half before taking a job as an electrician in early 2008.
By the end of 2008, Alvin was ready to strike out on his own. He and Joel partnered up in November of 2008 and have been working since to get the studio up and running and the calendar full.