• Rocksteady Bands at the Portsmouth Music Festival by Band Leader Sam B

    Author: Stephanie House

    How many children aged 7-10 can say that they have performed in a rock band at the Portsmouth Guildhall? Not many, I bet......  For those of you who don't know, the Guildhall is Portsmouth's grandest and most famous music venue. It has welcomed The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, and now six amazing Rocksteady bands – "The Missing L
  • Friday 29 June, 2018
  • Greenfields Specialist School For Communication – Foundation Day

    Author: Stephanie House

    Tommy, Caedmon and Paul from Rocksteady visited Greenfields Specialist School for Communication on our whole company foundation day last month. Greenfields offer specialist teaching for pupils within the Autistic Spectrum. We held workshops throughout the day for the whole school and were blown away by the inspirational teaching staff and pupils. E
  • Wednesday 20 June, 2018
  • Action for Children – Foundation Day

    Author: Stephanie House

    Rocksteady's Sean and Becca visited Action for Children in Dewsbury for Rocksteady's Foundation Day. The charity supports disadvantaged children and young people from before they are born until they are in their twenties. Two different groups of children joined in the music workshops and many of them were incredibly shy. However, they managed to
  • Wednesday 30 May, 2018
  • The Jigsaw Trust – Foundation Day

    Author: Stephanie House

    On Friday 18th May over 45 of our lovely team volunteered up and down the country, holding music workshops in hospices, hospitals, special needs schools, refugee centres and charities. Reaching out to children and young adults, helping to bring some music fun into their lives. Luke, Iain and Amanda held workshops at The Jigsaw Trust an independent
  • Thursday 24 May, 2018
  • The Elephant Sloths Announce Festival Finalists at The Heavy Music Awards

    Author: Stephanie House

    On Wednesday 25th April one of the Easter Camp bands "The Elephant Sloths" had an amazing opportunity to announce the finalists of "Best Festival" at the Heavy Music Awards via a pre-recorded video.The band were so excited to be featured alongside other videos from Good Charlotte, Mastodon, Lower than Atlantis? and lots of other incredible names. T
  • Wednesday 02 May, 2018
  • Rocksteady bands perform at the Music Teacher Awards

    Author: Stephanie House

    Two Rocksteady bands from Brandlehow Primary school were offered the chance to perform at the 2018 Music Teacher Awards in London. The Shrieking Rodents and Rockin the Dream performed in front of over 280 of the UK's top music educators. Both bands gave a super-confident performance covering songs such as "Best of You" by the Foo Fighters, "Liv
  • Tuesday 27 March, 2018
  • Foundation Day at Chestnut Tree House

    Author: Stephanie House

    As part of our mission to empower as many children as possible through music, the Rocksteady foundation days continue to grow in importance and this academic year has seen our initial pilot workshop day at Chestnut Tree House blossom into an ongoing working partnership. There are approximately 1,000 families with life-limited children in Sussex. Ch
  • Wednesday 18 October, 2017
  • Music Workshops at Always the Sun by Tish Hart

    Author: Stephanie House

      On September 10th Rocksteady Music School were fortunate enough to be able to host a series of workshops throughout the final day of Guildford’s Always The Sun festival in Stoke Park. We were on the search for people between the ages of 4 and 100 to get up on stage and join in the fun of our workshops! During our three workshops
  • Monday 02 October, 2017
  • “Rocksteady at the Heavy Music Awards” by Stuart S

    Author: Stephanie House

    The first Heavy Music Awards were held on 24th August 2017 in the vaulted archways of London’s House of Vans, just below Waterloo station. Rocksteady were proud to be in attendance as one of the official supporters of the event. The evening started off with live music from the Alt Punk 4-piece band “Dead!” whose very catchy tracks, includin
  • Wednesday 27 September, 2017
  • Taking The Next Step into Song Writing

    Author: Richard Bushby

    Taking The Next Step into Song Writing Playing in your own rock and pop band is a creative as well as musical experience.  Our Band Leaders will often share band’s who’ve created their own band posters to promote their forthcoming end of term concert or when bands add unique rhythms and melodies into the songs their practising in their week
  • Tuesday 28 March, 2017