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Tue, Aug 16


The Hive Rooms

Hangin' at the Hive with Dave Mattacks

The Ultimate Studio Experience Day takes place at The Hive Rooms, Redhill UK, on Tuesday 16th August - we sincerely hope you'll join us!

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Hangin' at the Hive with Dave Mattacks
Hangin' at the Hive with Dave Mattacks

Time & Location

Aug 16, 2022, 2:00 PM – 7:00 PM GMT+1

The Hive Rooms, Unit C, D, Bayhorne Ln, Horley RH6 9ES, UK


About the Event

Join Dave Mattacks in the studio at The Hive Rooms on Tuesday 16th August for the ultimate studio experience day, an immersive and hands-on opportunity to get inside the head of perhaps the most successful British studio drummer of all time. This exclusive event, limited to just 10 places, will no doubt introduce you to new recording techniques as well as honing your approach to playing songs in the studio.

You'll have the opportunity to be recorded by a professional engineer on two tracks, specially selected by Dave, who will be on hand to guide you and offer his advice learned from many decades of experiences with many of music's greatest recording artists and engineers.

Dave Mattacks has enjoyed a simply incredible career and is credited on albums by legendary artists such as Paul McCartney, Elton John, George Harrison, Jimmy Page, Everything But The Girl, Sandy Denny, Chris Rea, XTC, Jethro Tull, Joan Armatrading, Brian Eno, Nick Drake, Peter Green, John Gorka, John Martyn, The Proclaimers, Cat Stevens & Loudon Wainwright.. The list goes on & on!

Key to Dave’s success is his sensitive approach to the serving the music at all times and also his uncanny ability to get the right sound the artist desires. Dave is a well of knowledge on the subject of drum selection & tuning and also cymbal selection & application.

If you're serious about the art of playing songs and getting the right drum and cymbal sound in the studio, do not miss this exclusive opportunity!

All drums and cymbals for recording will be supplied on the day, but feel free to bring any equipment that you'd like Dave's advice on. Be sure to bring your stick bag with a selection of sticks, brushes, mallets and multi-rods.

For more information, feel free to contact Russ on

Limited to just 10 places.


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