Whether its as simple as playing a show or touring the world with your band. The dream begins here. We have 17 amazing rooms to help energise and inspire your band. All situated right here in Perth, Western Australia.
Our artwork is designed to influence your creativity. It brings the studio to life and helps put you in the right headspace. We brought in some of Perth's most talented artists to make our studios look as good as they sound.
All music and no play sounds a little boring. So we spiced things up and installed basketball rings. It's a great way to blow off some steam, re-focus and have some fun with your band mates. If basketball isn't your thing then take a break and play some classic arcade games like NBA Jam and Streetfighter 2.
The original Hen House space. STUDIO 1 has been the go to destination for local, national and international bands for years. We've looked after the likes of Thin Lizzy and The Dandy Warhol's, as well as iconic national acts such as Grinspoon, Boy & Bear and Xavier Rudd. On a local level everyone from Karnivool, Jebediah, Drapht, Birds Of Tokyo and Gyroscope have all proudly called STUDIO 1 home.view rooms book a room
The newest addition to The Hen House family. STUDIO 2 was purpose built from the ground up, allowing total control over every aspect of the design, build, materials and layout. High ceilings, large rooms, immaculate soundproofing and an incredible vibe make this one of Australia's most unique and inspiring spaces. Bands like Foxes, Graphic Characters, Make Them Suffer, Pat Chow and Tired Lion all call STUDIO 2 home.view rooms book a room
Minimising the spill between rooms is hard. But done right it allows greater communication between band members and allows your band to sound great with out turning up to 11.
RCF P.As, RODE mics and K&M stands. Every room gets 3 mics, leads and stands and you can have even more if you like. Crystal clear LOUD vocals. Every room also has its own icy split system air con to keep you cool.
We provide warm lighting in the rooms, hang out area’s and bathrooms. Every room comes equipped with dimmable globe’s to help align the rooms vibe and your songwriting.
Why are toilets always so disgusting at rehearsal studios? Fear not because the hen house is professionally cleaned every night. Clean toilets guaranteed!
You can book a rehearsal for almost anytime you like but the most common rehearsal times are as follows:
Wrote their incredible album 'Sound Awake' at The Hen House. The album would go on to be certified Gold after debuting at number #2 in The ARIA charts. Drummer Steve Judd also holds the record for most consecutive 3 pointers @ The Hen House (13!!!)
We've jammed at the studio since 1999 and written all four albums @ The Hen House. Sound Shattering Sound (Aria #36) Are You Involved (Aria #20) Breed Obsession (Aria #1 and Gold Certified Album) and Cohesion (Aria #3 and Gold Certified Single for the song Baby, Im Getting' Better) Favourite Room - Room 6.
Wrote songs for their terrific album 'Universes' @ The Hen House and more recently locked out a room in preparation for their monster tour supporting Muse. Currently touring the US and assuming their rightful place as one of Australia's biggest bands.
In between playing every major festival across the globe; Tame Impala locked down room 3 to prepare for their Sold Out UK 2014 Tour
Room 15 regulars Make Them Suffer are fast becoming one of Australia's most popular Metal acts. Signed to Roadrunner Records the band has just completed another sold out run of shows around the country. They continue to be a big inspiration to the metal community and younger Hen House bands.
Crunching guitars and soaring vocals have made Tired Lion one of Perth's favourite bands. Their tireless work ethic has seen them grow as musicians and we have no doubt this is a band going places.
One of our longest serving regular bands, I, Said The Sparrow released their cracking debut album 'Deathpop' at the end of 2013. Before taking their tunes all over Australia on multiple tours across 2014. Make sure you check out their high energy live show!
More than just The Hen House Studio Manager. Chris Winterburn and his band Graphic Characters are already making some pretty serious noises. Having just signed to Ten To Two Records (Xavier Rudd, Seth Sentrey), they'll drop their debut E.P 'The Finest Hours' nationally before touring at the end of the year. Crunching riffs and super melodic vocals make these guys one of the most exciting bands to come out of The Hen House in a long time. Stay tuned.
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Hi Everyone, For the first time in quite a while we have a handful of regular spots available for bands looking to book a recurring weekly practise. If you really want to improve as a musician and get your band…
Hey Everyone, So one of our hardest working Hen House bands Tired Lion opened the main stage at Splendour in The Grass the other day. Pretty amazing for a band who only 6 months ago had not yet toured the east…
Guys, So I've noticed an interesting trend down at The Hen House this past year. Lots of bands forming. Rehearsing weekly. Working hard. Having a great time being in a band...But struggling to play that elusive 1st live show. The…
Hey Everyone, So we were really honoured to team up with Little Creatures at the start of 2015. It allowed us to get their delicious beer into the hands of The Hen House's talented, hardworking bands. Now thanks to their…
Adam Crowe is the founding guitarist in legendary Perth Hardcore outfit Miles Away. His band has toured over 15 countries around the world. More impressively they have done this 100% independently with a DIY work ethic that I found really inspirational and…
We’re conveniently located in Osborne Park, just off the Mitchell Freeway. We also have quick access to both Scarborough Beach Rd and Morley Drive. Glendalough Train station is only a 5 minute walk away and we are right next to a number of major bus routes.