June 2014 Update

Update for June 2014 at The Rock Factory … Welcome to www.therockfactory.net/about-us  – Our June update. Mark and I have colds… and our little toddler (almost 2) coughs through the night right now  – I really hope your health is better than our family’s at the moment… to banish the June blues, I guess we could write and record a wicked as song complete with 2 year old whining!! The Storm from the night before and resulting power cut had us on Wednesday night seeking out the closest place with candles and matches for sale and a food-court with power, lights, …

Music in Parks

  Auckland Council Music in Parks is here for the summer.  We’re stoked be mixing lots of awesome bands and supplying sound systems and/or staging  for one of these outdoor concerts every weekend. Music In Parks – Free music concerts provided by Auckland Council, every weekend, throughout the summer! Music in Parks super fun events are FREE and happening in a park near you, so make up a picnic, slap on your sunscreen, and enjoy an awesome summer day of great entertainment with your family and friends. For a full list of bands, parks, and dates, visit the official website www.musicinparks.co.nz/events/. Music …

Neilstock, oh yeah!

If you like secret camping music festivals with awesome bands you should probably come to this. Neilstock is a shindig on a farm in Tirau, traditionally with bands and their friends and family camping onsite. https://www.facebook.com/neilstock.yeah

The New Studio!

This summer, jammed in between christmas and new years and the rush of live sound and event production for various festivals and gigs we somehow managed to find time to build a new recording studio!  Here are a few pics from the building process that I snapped on my phone… The walls, lovingly recycled from our previous two locations! And then the painting and plastering… Carpet and computers… Finishing touches… Dave from Miscreant Recordings drops by, we’re going to be working with him when he moves to Melbourne shortly (you can read more about this HERE) And the studio gets …