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Rocking Horse Mentioned In This Month’s NME

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Winds of Genocide, Control, Martha, Cholera, Uncoffined, No Ditching and Onsind are among the bands who rehearse at Rocking Horse who also featured in the article.

Road Closure

There are currently evening roadworks blocking the road into Rocking Horse from the A690 (at the traffic lights, heading down to the Gates carpark). Access is currently diverted through North Road. We don’t know how long this will continue, so please allow extra time for your journey.

Vocal recording only £15 an hour.

Vocal BoothFrom aspiring singers to professionals requiring a showcase for their talents, in our studio at Rocking Horse, a wide variety if vocalists, of all genres, have used our facilities.  Recording rates for vocal recording are only £15 per hour, email us at rockinghorserehearsalrooms@gmail.com or call us on 0191 3860595 for enquiries.

Rocking Horse Xmas Opening Hours

Closed: 24th, 25th, 26th and 31st December, 1st January

We are open all other days between Xmas and New Year and will be back to normal opening hours on 2nd January

Cheers

Atic Atac feat: Gin Shop Revolt (North East Ska Noise outfit) / DJ’s Polybius / Plus TBC

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This month we bring you North East Ska Noise outfit Gin Shop Revolt!! They’re starting to make a name for themselves in the North East and will be joining us in the Fishtank before they head off on their UK Tour!

***Live acts have to be on before 11pm so make sure you get down early. This is not one to be missed!!***

 

Dj’s Lazy Dave (Polybius/Head Unit)
Plus more to be confirmed!

Expect Hip Hop, Funk, Soul, Disco, Nu Jazz, Reggae, Dub and pretty much anything with a dirty bassline!

More info

 

Rehearsal Room 4 To Open This Week!!

We’re just putting the finishing touches to Rehearsal Room 4 and it will be open this week!!

Size wise it is somewhere between Rooms 1 and 2 (the small rooms) and Room 3 (the big one) and will be priced at £9 per hour on peak!

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this then CD Album Now Available

this then’s excellent debut album is now available to buy on CD at the Rocking Horse Recordings Store!!

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Atic Atac feat. Flint and Steel plus DJ’s Zero dB / Polybius / Mark Springfield – Fishtank – 17th May – 10pm – Free

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This month’s Atic Atac brings you Newcastle’s Flint and Steel, playing Uptempo Diplo Style Jamaican Dancehall and UK Bass!! Plus Funk, Soul, Hip Hop, House, Drum & Bass, Dubstep and Electro, Jazz…

http://www.reverbnation.com/flintsteel

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Flint-Steel/76888339424

DJ’s: Zero dB (Ninja Tune Records / Tru Thoughts)

Polybius (Head Unit / Lazy Dave)

Mark Springfield (Chesterfield’s very own Disco King)

Expect Hip Hop, Funk, Soul, Disco, Nu Jazz, Reggae, Dub and pretty much anything with a dirty bassline!

http://zero-db.com/

More info

Rocking Horse Recordings Feature on Kyeo.tv

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Kyeo.tv published an article on our new record label, Rocking Horse Recordings LTD. You can read it here

this then Album Launch Party – Gluefactory – Fishtank – April 5th, 8pm – Free

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To celebrate Rocking Horse Recordings’ debut release from the excellent this then, we are holding an album launch party at the Fishtank on the 5th of April. They’ll be playing a live set including songs from the album and some new stuff, copies of the album will be for sale on the night. Support is from Zeerox! Entry is free, Gluefactory will start after the gig with the usual whitenoisefest.