Northbrook offer music courses from college to university levels, and are one of the longest running in the UK. Established in 1998 and based on the beautiful south coast in Worthing, Northbrook students take advantage of 30 high spec recording studios.
So volunteering as an Assistant Tech at The Great Escape Festival in Brighton was a blast. It was an awesome experience and gave me a chance to both meet plenty of people in the industry, as well as giving me invaluable insight into the world of live sound. The Spiegeltent (the venue I was based […]
Each year we organise visits by several music business professionals. Set up as an open question and answer session chaired by a lecturer, we try and uncover as many details about their profession as possible in an hour. We’ve had visits from A & R people to lawyers, publishers to live event promoters, and of […]
Ex-Northbrook Student Sam Walker co-produces album with Steve Brine (Beta Band / Seasick Steve / Super Furry Animals)
Sam Walker, an ex-Northbrook student of some years, has been having some great success with his new solo album. A co production with Nick Brine (Beta Band, Seasick Steve, Super Furry Animals and many more) This album was recorded and finished in 8 days from 19th – 26th January 2014.
Ryan Hurley aka Kideko, an ex-Northbrook student on the Music Technology and Music Production courses, has recently released “The Jam” on TMT Records – with support from Radio 1 DJs Danny Howard and Pete Tong, 1Xtra’s Mistajam, Ron Weasley, Oliver Heldens and a huge feature on the Ministry of Sound website: “We’re very excited to […]
Guy Andrews an ex-Northbrook student on the Music Technology course has just announced a new release on Pennyroyal recordings. This release follows on from a string of releases on influential electronic labels such as Hotflush and Hemlock recordings. He has been building a cult following with his remixes for high profile artists such as Ghostpoet […]
Remi Miles, an ex-Northbrook music technology and performance student, is featured in The Guardian’s new music section. “You could also imagine him, somewhere down the line, producing something as swoonworthy as David McAlmont’s Unworthy, while the shiny electronics have the feel of Felix Da Housecat circa Everybody’s Someone in LA. He’s more quixotic and idiosyncratic […]
Object Object (students from the Foundation Degree in Music Performance) have been recording with legendary producer John Parish at the Roundhouse, London. John Parish has produced many of PJ Harvey’s albums including Mercury Prize winning ‘Let England Shake’, as well as producing or performing on records by Goldfrapp, Eels, Sparklehorse, and Perfume Genius.
In an exciting time for Northbrook music and creative media students, a new record label has been formed by the music department in order to develop the industry knowledge and experience of their students. The new label, Beautiful Vinyl, is kicking off with a bold new project for students organised by Music Curriculum Leader, Mick […]