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This Day in Music – Guitar Hero

This Day in Music – Guitar Hero

This Day In Music January 9, 2013 0

Born on this day, 9th January, 1944, Jimmy Page, guitarist and producer, member of the Yardbirds and Led Zeppelin. The bands fourth album released in 1971 featuring the rock classic “Stairway To Heaven” has

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All-robot cover band play Ace Of Spades

All-robot cover band play Ace Of Spades

This Day In Music January 7, 2013 0

Is this the future of rock & roll? A new video on YouTube by Compressorhead the all-robot cover band performing “Ace of Spades” by Motorhead, has clocked up over 1 million views. The group

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Focusrite all-in-one home studio kit out now!

Focusrite all-in-one home studio kit out now!

GregJohnson January 4, 2013 0

Focusrite, the leading professional audio interface manufacturer, has today announced their latest groundbreaking release: the Scarlett Studio – available now at Musicroom.com! A complete home studio package that includes all the gear and software

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This Day in The Rolling Stones app released

This Day in The Rolling Stones app released

This Day In Music January 4, 2013 0

This Day in The Rolling Stones for iPhone and iPad.

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This Day in Music – The boys are back in town

This Day in Music – The boys are back in town

This Day In Music January 4, 2013 Comments Off

On this day in 1986, Irish singer, songwriter, and bassist Phil Lynott of Thin Lizzy died of heart failure and pneumonia after being in a coma for eight days following a drug overdose. Lynott‘s

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Pre-order the Matilda The Musical songbook in time for Christmas

Pre-order the Matilda The Musical songbook in time for Christmas

GregJohnson November 30, 2012 0

Pre-orders are now open at Musicroom.com for the official Matilda The Musical songbook for piano and vocal, released on Monday December 10. Based on the classic children’s novel by Roald Dahl, the musical has

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Rock Your GCSE Music reviewed for BTEC and GCSE

Rock Your GCSE Music reviewed for BTEC and GCSE

GregJohnson November 30, 2012 0

A new review of Rhinegold Education and Rockshool’s Rock Your GCSE Music has been posted on the Rhinegold website. Written by Matt Allen, Head of Performing Arts at Chessington Community College, the review looks

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Dion Dublin announces the winner of our DUBE competition

Dion Dublin announces the winner of our DUBE competition

GregJohnson November 29, 2012 0

After weeks of sifting through the entries submitted to our Design-a-DUBE competition, Dion Dublin  has chosen his favourite idea and picked a winner! Congratulations to Lesley Wagg of Portsmouth who won Dion over with

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Happy birthday Jimi Hendrix! 4 ways the guitarist continues to influence music today

Happy birthday Jimi Hendrix! 4 ways the guitarist continues to influence music today

GregJohnson November 27, 2012 0

Incredibly, Jimi Hendrix would have been 70 today – an almost unbelievable fact considering how, for many, the guitar great’s age will forever be frozen at his mid-twenties peak through the iconic images and

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Movember: the top 30 moustaches in music

Movember: the top 30 moustaches in music

GregJohnson November 21, 2012 0

Movember is well underway, with some fantastic efforts being sported (and improvised) by the men and women at Musicroom towers. To celebrate the month and it’s cause to raise money in the fight against

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