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We write blogs about the music industry and offer free advice to all bands. Our goal is to create a network of bands you can gig with, hang with and get advice from. We’re all in this game together.
Miles Away
Feb 1
Feb 1

How ‘Miles Away’ Went From Playing Local Perth Shows To Touring The World (16 Countries & Counting)

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 I think you will too. In this Interview with Adam, I get to the bottom of […]

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Gyroscope
Jan 0
Jan 0

5 Minutes With Mezzanine

Mezzanine are a great example of a hard working Perth band. They’re constantly rehearsing, recording and gigging and about to embark on another National tour in support of their new album ‘Strange Paradise’ I sat down with Ollie to get the latest happenings. 1. Congratulations on the release of Strange Paradise, How was the whole […]

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Oct 0
Oct 0

5 Things Your Band Can Learn From A Pozible Crowdfunding Campaign!

What’s up people of The Hen House!?! Money issues and music. They just go hand in hand, don’t they? You spend money you don’t have trying to put together a quality recording. Then you don’t sell nearly enough copies to cover costs which leads to the band paying it off over the following year; which […]

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Tired Lion
Sep 1
Sep 1

5 minutes with Tired Lions Sophie Hopes down at The Hen House Music Rehearsal Rooms

ROB: Tired Lion are one of The Hen House Music Rehearsal Rooms hardest working bands. In the past few years I have seen them improve out of sight and as they gear up for the release of their new E.P I thought I’d catch up with singer/guitarist Sophie Hopes to see what makes them tick. […]

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Nightmare effect
Aug 0
Aug 0

5 minutes with Nightmare Effects Sheldon Blackwell

How did Nightmare Effect start out? – Well many of us guys have been friends for a long time and we all jammed out music together long before we started Nightmare Effect. Though we made sure that we had a very formal start to this band so that it wouldn’t just become a casual jam […]

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Studio Manager - Chris Winterburn
Jul 0
Jul 0

5 minutes with Hen House Studio Manager Chris Winterburn

  Studio Manager, Chris Winterburn is an essential part of what makes The Hen House Rehearsal Studios such a special place to rehearse. Having worked down at the studio for the past few years, his friendly demenour is known and loved by Perth’s musicians. I thought it was high time we took a few minutes […]

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