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Show your rehersal premises ....

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by icks, Sep 11, 2002.

  1. icks


    Jul 12, 2001
    Charleroi, Belgium
    My band and I just almost finished our premises..
    We did a lot of crappy place such as our guitarist' s back house and our drummer garage... ( original isn't it ) ...
    Now we have our Ultimate place... will post later when we ll clean it ;-) ...


    So what's yours ?? Show me ! :)
  2. Funkster

    Funkster Supporting Member

    Apr 6, 2000
    Wormtown, MA
    This just my side I don't have a full room pic!
  3. seamus


    Feb 8, 2001
    we rehearse at a studio up in northeast philly

    it comes out to only $15/person for the larger rooms we use, and that's for a 3 hour rehearsal

    I like it because:

    - we get a lot of room to move around
    - we can load in and out quickly because of the way things are set up
    - play as loud as we like without annoying anyone
    - the large rooms even have personal rest rooms

    for only $15 a rehearsal, it's well worth it IMO
  4. Ours was £15 for four hours. That's £5 each $7.50. We don't have on suite bathrooms though, but it works. It'll probably go up now that we're practicing on Saturdays, when demand is high.
  5. seamus


    Feb 8, 2001
    wow that's a sweet deal

    yeah, nothing is cheap up here in the northeast part of the country, especially in a city to boot

    oh well, I'm thinking if we add one more piece to the band, at least we would get a $3 break :D
  6. Ívar Þórólfsson

    Ívar Þórólfsson Mmmmmm... Supporting Member

    Apr 9, 2001
    Kopavogur, Iceland
    We´ve rented our rehersal premise for nearly 2 years now. It´s about 40m2 / 120sq.feet. The lowest height to the ceiling is about 3m / 9feet and the highest point is about 5m / 15feet. We rent it for about 400$ a month. We have access to bathroom facilities, even with a shower. And we can do just about anything we want with the place.

    The rent may be a bit high but we don´t mind, this is our sacred place :)

    We have already built a little studio attic. Here are some piccies....

    The first two pictures are about 1 year old.
    [​IMG] [​IMG]

    These two are pretty recent.....

  7. beermonkey


    Sep 26, 2001
    Seattle, WA
    Dear god... all the hard flat surfaces... it must be louder than a really loud thing from Really Loud Land in there.
  8. icks


    Jul 12, 2001
    Charleroi, Belgium
    yes it sucks....... :'(

    I ll post soon, the pics of our new room .... :D
  9. James Hart

    James Hart

    Feb 1, 2002
    Endorsing Artist: see profile
    and echoeee echoeee echoeee echoeee echoeee echoeee echoeee

    looks cool thou, we've got a one car garage with shipping blankets and egg crate foam on the walls and ceiling, and throw rugs on the floor. Works nicely
  10. Here's our spot on Ascension Island.
  11. icks


    Jul 12, 2001
    Charleroi, Belgium
    Finally we got it !

    And proud of it !
  12. icks


    Jul 12, 2001
    Charleroi, Belgium
    2sd one
  13. score!
  14. Funkster

    Funkster Supporting Member

    Apr 6, 2000
    Wormtown, MA
    Sweet Room Pete!
  15. Thanks guys! We worked hard to get it, and it's FREE!! Here's a few more pics...
  16. another shot...
  17. It still needs a lot of work, as you can tell from the outside, but it is ours and we don't have to move out stuff to play. We plan to just have gigs here. On Ascension, the people come to you :D
  18. wow, you guys have some clean places to practice in. my band practices in the basement of a frat house. yeah... i'll get pics when i can.
  19. Secksay

    Secksay Guest

    Sep 6, 2002
    New York, NY
    that sure beats practicing in my dorm room. :p
  20. Justin V

    Justin V

    Dec 27, 2000
    Alameda, CA

    Here's a gallery of my bands rehearsal space. It's my garage, affectionattly dubbed "The Cave".

    The Cave pics

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