Rock School News

All Star Rock School ‘in school’ sessions launch

All Star Rock School ‘in school’ sessions launch

When a school in Ipswich wanted an injection of fun and self-confidence for its pupils, All Star Rock School was the perfect solution. Here’s how our team got full marks from The Meadows Montessori School.   The Meadows Montessori School is an independent day school...

All Star Rock School Reopens!

All Star Rock School Reopens!

We are so excited to have reopened the doors of our Colchester and Ipswich Rock Schools this week. It was great to see our students playing together again and lots of new faces came along to join the bands. So many young people have started learning an instrument over...

The Voice Kids Auditions with All Star Rock School

The Voice Kids Auditions with All Star Rock School

The Voice Kids will be returning to our screens on ITV in 2021 and they've asked All Star Rock School to help track down super talented solo singers and duo’s who have what it takes to take over The Voice Kids stage. Applications are open for 7-14 year olds who want...

Songwriting with Jade North

Songwriting with Jade North

During lockdown The Mercury Theatre in Colchester, launched a song-writing competition in association with Perfect Pitch and comedian and stage composer, Tim Minchin. The competition was looking for local, talented songwriters and we’ve caught up with one of the...

10 minutes with Sandcastle Jesus

10 minutes with Sandcastle Jesus

We’re all about inspiring young people through music. We know lots of our students have aspirations of starting their own bands, so we thought it would be great to get some tips from a band on the brink of making it big. Charlie, Alfie, Fran & William are...

Music and your Mental Health

Music and your Mental Health

Whatever genre you’re into, music has been proven time and time again to benefit mental health. It can help you cope with tricky emotions and regulate the way you’re feeling throughout the day. Since it’s Mental Health Awareness Week, and we’re all about music, we...

Staying Safe Online While Livestreaming

Staying Safe Online While Livestreaming

staying safe online while livestreaming With many children services going online it’s important to remember the need to keep young people safe online. Livestreaming is a valuable medium to connect young people with educational and fun activities as well as keeping...

Rock School Goes Online!

Rock School Goes Online!

All Star Rock School is launching Online School Sessions to help students keep engaged during school closures. Our team is committed to continuing to engage with students during these chaotic times. Although we’ve closed our schools for the time being in accordance...

Important Student Update – Coronavirus

Important Student Update – Coronavirus

Following the announcements yesterday we have taken the difficult decision to postpone all schools with immediate effect and until further notice. We have spoken with all our venues and they have committed to keeping our spaces open until such time as it is sensible...

Rock School Performs at Lion Walk Shopping Centre.

Rock School Performs at Lion Walk Shopping Centre.

We would like to thank Martin Leatherdale and the team at Lion Walk Shopping Centre, Colchester, for all of their support in putting together the All Star Rock School 'Rock Up Shop!'  Saturday 22nd February 2020. The event was a great success.  We had 50 students aged...

Rock Up Shop – Colchester

Rock Up Shop – Colchester

Budding Rock Stars, we need you! All Star Rock School and Lion Walk Shopping Centre are excited to announce the first 'Rock Up Shop' Colchester session. On Saturday 22nd February 2020 we'll be taking over the Lion Walk Shopping Centre from 10am to 4pm giving anyone...

Rock Music Tuition the All Star Way!

Rock Music Tuition the All Star Way!

It’s amazing what you can learn in hour... Take a look at our Chelmsford Rock School students after just over an hour of the first session -  HERE! Here’s some of our new Chelmsford students performing after their first session at the All Star Rock School. Our Rock...

New Rock School Opens

New Rock School Opens

On 10th January 2020 we launched our latest Rock School. The opening night of All Stars Chelmsford was a great success giving students a free taster session of what to expect from the weekly school sessions.  Our amazing tutors,  George our Drum Tutor, Adam our Guitar...

Gain Confidence Performing in a Band

Gain Confidence Performing in a Band

Gain Confidence Performing in a Band Sat in your bedroom, playing your guitar alone? Have you got the voice to be a great lead singer but no one to perform with? Think you should be doing more with your music? Learning to play a musical instrument or hit the right...

Christmas Message from All Star Rock School

Christmas Message from All Star Rock School

The Christmas season is the perfect time of year to let you know how much we appreciate everyone that has been involved with the launch of the All Star Rock School. It's been 3 very short months since we launched back in late September, during which time we've...

Rock School Christmas Concert 2019

Rock School Christmas Concert 2019

On Saturday December 14th our students rocked to a sold out audience. We created our music schools to create to deliver engaging, fun spaces for students of all abilities to learn instruments, perform on stage and make great new friends. Saturday was the culmination...

Music Lessons are the perfect Christmas Gift

Music Lessons are the perfect Christmas Gift

The Perfect Christmas Gift? Rock School Lessons! With Christmas fast approaching, you’re probably shopping everywhere to find perfect gifts for the kids. If you want to give something fun and engaging that’s pretty cool and useful, you might like to consider music...

All Star Rock School Launching in Chelmsford

All Star Rock School Launching in Chelmsford

All Star Rock School are delighted to announce the launch of their latest school.  Our latest Rock School will  be launching in Chelmsford on the 10th January 2020. There will be two sessions every Friday at our new venue, Beaulieu Square, Centenary Way, Chelmsford...

Rock School Magical Christmas Party – Tickets Now Available

Rock School Magical Christmas Party – Tickets Now Available

Rock School Magical Christmas Concert and party 2019 – tickets now available. December 14th      Student rehearsal @ 3.00pm - 5.30pm Concert                   @ 6.00pm - 8.00pm (venue closes at 10.00pm) Our talented band of students have been working hard since our...

Argos Christmas Advert – Staring role one of our drummers

Argos Christmas Advert – Staring role one of our drummers

We want to send massive congratulations to Nandi Bushell. Nandi is a student at our Ipswich school and we're blown away by her amazing performance and staring role in the Argos Christmas 2019 advert. In the first of the major Christmas adverts of 2019, Argos renames...

Colchester All Star Rock School Launch – Play Golf

Colchester All Star Rock School Launch – Play Golf

All of the team here at All Star Rock School are very much looking forward to the launch of our latest school, at Play Golf Colchester. We'd like to thank all the team at Play Golf for their support over the past month preparing our opening session. There has been a...

New Ipswich Rock School is a Sell Out Success

New Ipswich Rock School is a Sell Out Success

A brand new music school for would-be rock stars has launched in Ipswich with ‘incredible demand’ for places. All Star Rock School Ipswich is the first in what will be a UK-wide music school, catering for drummers, guitarists, vocalists and keyboard players from aged...

All Star Rock School on the BBC

All Star Rock School on the BBC

30th September 2019. BBC Radio Suffolk. The Belongings Show "Bringing people together from our different cultures and communities in Suffolk." Suffolk has an ever growing music scene in the genres of rock, indie, pop, metal, punk,hip hop and more and various musical...

All Star Rock School Colchester Launch

All Star Rock School Colchester Launch

Free Student Taster Session October 29th 2019 All Star Rock School are delighted to announce the launch of their latest school.  Our latest Rock School is  launching in Colchester on the 29th October 2019. There will be two sessions every Tuesday at our new venue,...

Meet some of our Awesome Tutors

Meet some of our Awesome Tutors

It's really important to us that our students are inspired by their tutors. So, we only employ professional musicians who are experienced in tutoring students of all abilities. We know that engaged students learn better so the quality of our tuition is fundamental to...

Sound City Ipswich

Sound City Ipswich

Friday 4th October sees Ipswich host its first multi-venue music festival with over 20 events happening across the Smokehouse, Manor Ballroom, Corn Exchange and Cornhill. You can  pick up a wristband for the whole event here so you can see acts like the Novelist, The...