Edinburgh based trio Young Fathers win Mercury Music Prize

Edinburgh news wrote… EDINBURGH-BASED hip hop trio Young Fathers have scooped one of UK music’s most prestigious awards despite selling just over 2000 albums. They won the Barclaycard Mercury Prize for the best British or Irish record over the past 12 months – an award previously handed to bands like…

Captain Obvious @ Charters

In the studio tonight are local covers band Captain Obvious, an energetic, female-fronted 4 piece. If you haven’t heard of them before, then get over to their Facebook page and give them a like. Be sure to see these guys live as they create a truly great atmosphere in every…

WCAG UK Tour – October 2014

Fresh from another UK tour with Everybody Looks Famous and Face The Ocean, Rocket Park residents White Clouds & Gunfire prove that they can bring a crowd and a party anywhere they go. Photos of what looks like a very successful tour have just been published on their facebook page,…

Arconna @ The O2 Academy, Islington

On Saturday 20th December Arconna will be playing at the O2 Academy 2 in Islington! Great news for the lads who consistently go from strength to strength and are now deservedly faced with a gig at a prestigious north London venue. The guys are organising transport for anyone who wishes…

RP Golf Challenge 2014

8 golfers ,18 holes, 1 trophy and a packet of Maltesers set the tone for the 1st ever Rocket Park Golf Challenge. Strong winds, fading light and the fantastic Thorpe Wood course covered with autumn leaves created a picturesque backdrop for the challenge. Thank you to all the players that…

StringFinger – At Night

Deep from within the StringFinger skunkworks has emerged an album that, if you have socks on, will knock them off. These guys have consistently raised the bar for local talent over the last couple of years and now have an album to match their rambunctious live reputation. Just in case…

The Endeavour, Arconna & Soahr @ The Met Lounge

We are extremely excited to announce 3 incredible bands and regulars of Rocket Park will be performing at one of the cities most notorious live venues this Friday to launch their debut EP, ‘Voyage’. Support on the night comes in the form of Arconna and Soahr, two fantastic bands who…

Paix Amour’s 1st Single On Sale

The euphoric 1st single from new Peterborough band, Paix Amour, has been released for sale on iTunes. The song ‘Time Waits’, recorded at Rocket Park Studios, is the song chosen by the four local lads to kick start their musical career. The band are currently writing more material and will…

Poison – White Clouds & Gunfire

 #wcag Our friends of the studio that make up the highly talented White Clouds & Gunfire last year created a fantastic music video using facilities in and around the studio site. The video received huge support and even got played on a well known music TV channel. The guys (and…