Audio Bay Studios was founded in 2018 by Billy Morris as a unique multimedia service, specializing in video production and multi-track audio recording. Bringing forward his experience from founding the Lava Room, Billy brought a rockstar perspective to make a truly unique studio. The studio brings a relaxed atmosphere to your recordings, while turning it up to 11 to suit the needs of anyone who passes through our doors. Audio Bay also features shows streamed in front of a live audience at an affordable price.
Billy Morris is the Studio Owner of Audio Bay Studios. As Co-Founder of Cleveland's Lava Room, Billy has opened a smaller and more affordable way to record audio and video. Modern, state-of-the-art gear, plus Billy's decades of recording experience make Audio Bay Cleveland's best value for recording and video services.
As the former lead guitar player for platinum recording artist’ Warrant, Billy has played every state in the USA as well as Japan, Korea, Mexico, Australia and many other countries across the world. Billy has also toured and played lead guitar for 80’s headbangers “Quiet Riot” and guitar legend Paul Gilbert of Mr. Big.
Henry Signore is the Head of Video Operations here at Audio Bay. He was recruited by Billy Morris in 2018 to run video, when he started hosting the first live streams at the studio. After purchasing a high quality video camera, Henry was able to take Audio Bay into the world of pre-filmed and edited video. With a creative eye and professionalism throughout every part of the productions process, he has made everyone who came through the studio extremely happy about their finished product.
Henry is a graduate of the Music Technology program at Kent State University at Stark, holding a B.S with a concentration on Music Production.
Preston Sheppard is an outgoing individual who loves God, family, and music. In every avenue of his life, he aspires to be the best he can be. He is an uplifting influence who believes that “positivity sparks creativity.” Ever since he was young, his ambitions were to be a leader in society and not follow the crowd. Throughout grade school Preston played in sports; such as football and wrestling and he also enjoyed playing basketball with his close friends. He is always setting goals to strive for greatness.
Hip-Hop is what sparked Preston’s admiration for music. He liked listening to artists like Eminem, Hopsin, Kid Cudi and Mac Miller. Some of his favorite songs are “Not Afraid”, ”ill mind five”, Day and Night and “Best Day Ever.” When Preston turned fifteen he began to freestyle and write lyrics to every instrumental he could find on the internet. This is what inspired Preston to pursue a life in the art’s. He began to pick up the piano, guitar, vocal lessons and dancing to become the best artist he could be. Always reading or writing poetry and taking in the environment to spark new ideas.
Finally, he is here today to meet and serve artists and musicians of all genres to gain inspiration while growing as an individual. Preston has a feeling of thanksgiving and gratitude for everything that he has been blessed with. Preston understands that this is only the tip of the iceberg but with God on his side he will achieve his purpose.