Our Team

Back Pocket Recording Studio is a one-of-a-kind recording studio located in Central Florida between Tampa and Orlando. We offer state-of-the-art equipment to individuals, bands, and organizations looking to discover their best sound. The mission of Back Pocket Recording Studio is to provide our clients a fun and stress-free recording experience; a quality product in a timely manner, and at a reasonable price.

To learn more about how Back Pocket Recording Studio can help you with your sound,
call (813) 756-6501 today!

Kaylee Strickland

Owner, Engineer

 Kaylee Strickland is a graduate of Liberty University with a Bachelor of Music Degree in Artist Development- Commercial Music. She began playing piano at the age of four and continues honing her musical training through voice lessons. Kaylee is fluent in many styles of music, most notably folk, blues, rock, jazz, classical and pop. Kaylee has completed several studio albums. In 2015, she released her own EP titled The Story of a Filled Heart.

Since then, she has continued with her passion of being a Contemporary Christian artist. Kaylee can offer a wide variety of ideas and concepts for anyone’s recording endeavors. She loves taking a musical idea and turning it into an actual product. Her favorite part of the recording experience is finding the missing piece, whether through adding instruments, writing new parts for a song, or simply finding the perfect EQ. Kaylee has a distinct perspective and understands what her customers will value and is excited to help people achieve their musical aspirations and goals.

To set up an appointment, please call (813) 756-6501 or email.


David Cunningham

Engineer

David Cunningham has been in the music industry since high school when he started a hard rock band, Eden Regained, with his friends. For many years he traveled across the east coast performing in front of audiences from 10 to thousands. A native to central Florida, David attended International Academy of Design and Technology in Tampa, FL for Audio Production, graduating with a Bachelors Degree. Over the years he has built his portfolio working as an engineer (as well as a musician) for several internationally known artists. His musical styles range from Rock, Pop, Country & Alternative, to Christian Contemporary and Modern Worship. His favorite part of the recording process is mixing and mastering because he loves to be involved in the evolution of shaping an artist's sound. Being well-versed in music performance as well as the technical side of music production provides him with a unique advantage which allows him to run with a project and take it beyond the highest expectations. David has a strong passion for music and the incredible impact it can make in the world.


Paul Oldack

Mentor

Paul Oldack is Kaylee’s mentor and taught her everything she knows about the recording process. His long career and wide-range of experiences help him to have an abundance of knowledge in how to make audio recordings sound the best it can. His career began in 1971 where he ran sound for many live performances, which led him to an interest in recording. In 1981 he set up his own studio, Paul Oldack Productions, where he worked as a recording engineer, arranger, and mastering expert until 2016. Paul enjoys teaching recording and editing to musical professionals in the industry and novice learners. Paul has an amazing impact on so many through his gifts, and Kaylee is especially grateful to him for his teaching and mentorship.


Sandra Patterson

Marketing Manager

Sandra Patterson has an extensive background in advertising sales, publishing, marketing and business development. As Marketing Manager of Back Pocket Recording Studio, Sandra enjoys working with other team members to create strategic marketing campaigns that connect artists and musicians with the studio. In addition to her marketing duties, Sandra enjoys communicating with artists interested in learning more about the studio and coordinating booking sessions with our talented engineers.