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Rock 101

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Starting Wednesday, November 9th

Our beginner level Camp! At our Rock 101 Camp beginning Wednesday, November 9th, we’ll ease you into the idea of being and working in a band. Over four rehearsals we match you up with players of your skill level and introduce you to being in a band in our relaxed, professional and non-judgmental atmosphere! Rock 101 This is where your Rock journey starts!

Open positions: BASS, VOCALS, KEYBOARDS

Rock 201: “Rockin’ Xmas Tunes” Camp

Starting Sunday, November 6th

We have a Holiday tradition here at RCFD… This holiday season we have a special kind of Christmas Carol: with rockin guitars, bass and drums! That’s right, in our Rock 201 Rockin Xmas Tunes Camp beginning Sunday, November 6th, we’ll take your favorite Holiday songs and give em the rock-band treatment! This camp concludes with a performance for the 6th Annul Rock Camp For Dads Holiday Party in December! Oh, and we won’t forget the mistletoe!

Open positions: BASS, DRUMS

Rock 201: Happy Nathanniversary!

Starting Wednesday, November 9th

We’ve got five years… and our brain hurts a lot! At our Rock 201: Happy Nathanniversary Camp beginning November 9th, you can celebrate the fifth anniversary of our own loveable, nerd-tastic Nathan Kinney as an instructor at Rock Camp For Dads! That’s right, this edgy guitar-slinger first darkened our doorways in November 2011 and since then has guided tens-of-thousands of camps! He’s helped you rockers learn the songs you wanted—but at this camp he’ll make YOU learn HIS favorite songs! That’s right – at the Happy Nathanniversary Camp, you’ll be able to choose your setlist from a shortlist of some of Nathan’s favorite songs: “Bye Bye Bye” by N’Sync, “Hyper Enough” by Superchunk, “Seventeen” by Lake Street Dive “New Noise” by Refused, “One Armed Scissor” by At The Drive-In, “Comfortably Numb” by Pink Floyd, “Josephine” by Frank Turner, “The Boys Are Back In Town” by Thin Lizzy, “Steal and Blood” by Minus The Bear, “Somebody To Love” by Queen, “The Suffering” by Coheed and Cambria, “I Never” by Rilo Kiley, “Birdhouse In Your Soul” by They Might Be Giants, “Gigantic” by Pixies and “I Don’t Want To Be an Asshole Anymore” by The Menzingers. This camp concludes with an in-studio VIP performance party on your fourth rehearsal.

Open positions: GUITAR, DRUMSVOCALS, KEYBOARDS

Rock 201: ZZ Top Tribute Camp

Starting Thursday, November 3rd

Joly Ol’ St. Nick ain’t the only cool dude with a big ol’ beard!! At our Rock 201: ZZ Top Camp beginning Thursday, November 3rd you can improve your chops in a rock-band setting by ripping some of the greatest riffs from down in Texas! Plug in and rock to such ZZ Top classics as “Tush”, “La Grange” and “Jesus Just Left Chicago”! This camp concludes with an in-studio VIP performance party on your fourth rehearsal.

Open positions: BASS, DRUMS

Rock 301: REM Tribute Camp

Starting Monday, November 7th

This camp goes out to the one I love… At our Rock 301: REM Camp beginning Monday November 7th, you’ll be able to rock out the end of the year to some of the best alt-rock tunes of the 80s and 90s! Plug in your overdrive pedal and get ready to mumble into the mic, you’ll be able to play the hits of the originators of Alternative Rock! We’re talking such REM classics as “Losing My Religion”, “Radio Free Europe” and “It’s The End Of The World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)”! This camp concludes with a gig on December 3rd.

Open positions: KEYS

Rock 301: Build-Your-Own-Camp – “The Cars”

Starting Tuesday, November 8th

If you are a band of five Rock Moms or Dads who think it’s about time to get out of the garage and do some serious damage, we have the opportunity for you! You provide the musicians and songs, we’ll provide the studio and attentive one-one-one assistance from one of our Instructors to help you be the best band you can be! Top it off with your very own slot at the gig on December 3rd.

Open positions: This “The Cars” Build-Your-Own-Camp is currently full but Contact Denise today to schedule your own Rock 101, 201 or 301 camp space!

Rock 301: Journey Tribute Camp

Starting Tuesday, November 8th

Do you believe you can rock some of the biggest stadium hits of the 70s and 80s? Well, ‘don’t stop believin’! In our Rock 301: Journey Camp starting Tuesday, November 8th you can do just that! Get the audience’s lighters a flamin’ with such Journey classics as “Lovin’, Touchin’, Squeezin’”, “Any Way You Want It” and “Only The Young”! This camp concludes with a gig on December 3rd.

Open positions: LEAD GUITAR

Rock 301: Build-Your-Own-Camp

Starting Thursday, November 3rd

If you are a band of five Rock Moms or Dads who think it’s about time to get out of the garage and do some serious damage, we have the opportunity for you! You provide the musicians and songs, we’ll provide the studio and attentive assistance from one of our Instructors to help you be the best band you can be! Top it off with your very own slot at the gig on December 3rd.

Open positions: Contact Denise today to schedule your own Rock 301 camp space!

DECEMBER CAMPS

Rock 101

Starting Wednesday, December 7th

Our beginner level Camp! At our Rock 101 Camp beginning Wednesday, December 7th, we’ll ease you into the idea of being and working in a band. Over four rehearsals we match you up with players of your skill level and introduce you to being in a band in our relaxed, professional and non-judgmental atmosphere! Rock 101 is where your Rock journey starts!

Open positions: GUITAR, BASS, VOCALS, DRUMS, KEYBOARDS

Rock 201: “The Gibson Group” Camp

Starting Sunday, December 4th

Our second in a series of camps devoted to the guitars that created rock n’ roll! At our Rock 201: The Gibson Group beginning Sunday, December 4th you’ll be able to jam to the classic rock hits created by the warm and fuzzy tones of the Gibson Les Paul guitar! Strap on your beloved circular axe and ‘slash’ some of those signature riffs that helped pump the life back into rock, such as “Rock n’ Roll” by led Zeppelin, “Sweet Child o’ Mine” by Guns n’ Roses and “Back in Black” by AC/DC! This camp concludes with an in-studio VIP performance party on your fourth rehearsal on December 23rd.

Open positions: GUITAR, BASS, DRUMS, VOCALS

Rock 201: 80s Hair Nation

Starting Wednesday, December 7th

Is your spandex itchn’ to get out of the closet? Is your hairspray beggin’ to get out of the cabinet? Look no further because you can finally tame that hair while rockin yer block off at our Rock 301: 80s Hair Nation Camp, beginning Wednesday, December 7th! Join in on the Hair Nation and blow away the audience with such 80s Hair Metal anthems as “Shake Me” by Cinderella, “Alone Again” by Dokken and “Slide It In” by Whitesnake! This camp concludes with an in-studio VIP performance party on your fourth rehearsal on December 28th.

Open positions: GUITAR, BASS, DRUMSVOCALS, KEYBOARDS

Rock 201: Southern Rock Camp

Starting Thursday, December 8th

Forget that rum in your eggnog, let’s brew some moonshine in that still! At our Rock 201: Southern Rock Camp beginning Thursday, December 8th you can take your good ‘ol rock, send it down south, fry it and dirty it up! Plug in and get ready to riff like the good ‘ol boys down yonder in the South! We’re talkin’ all yer Southern Rock faves such as “Mississippi Queen” by Mountain, “Tequila Sunrise” by The Eagles and “Can’t You See” by The Marshall Tucker Band! This camp concludes with an in-studio VIP performance party on your fourth rehearsal on December 29th where you won¹t mind if the audience yells “FREEBIRD!!!”

Open positions: GUITAR, DRUMS, VOCALS

Rock 301: “The Class of ’66” Camp

Starting Monday, December 5th

It’s time catch that last train to Clarksville and paint it black! At our Rock 301: The Class of ’66 Camp beginning Monday, December 5th, you’ll be able to rock the classic tracks that rocked the year 1966! Be a sunshine superman and get a good vibration while you jam to the top hits of 1966 such as “I’m A Believer” by The Monkees, “Devil With a Blue Dress On” by Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels and “When a Man Loves a Woman” by Percy Sledge! Get down and groovy at this year’s end, as this camp concludes with a gig at RCFD’s New Years Bash at on December 30th!

Open positions: GUITAR, BASS, DRUMS

Rock 301: “Pop Life” Camp

Starting Tuesday, December 6th

Life, it ain’t that funky until it’s got that pop! At our Rock 301: Pop Life Camp, we’re gonna give everyone the thrill they need… on the dance floor with the hits of the 80s! Beginning Tuesday December 6th you’ll be able to bump and grind to the greatest dance hits of the 80s—the greatest decade for a true pop life! Crank up the keys and get ready groove, you’ll be able to make your audience shake it with such classic 80s pop hits such as “Pop Life” by Prince, “Jessie’s Girl” by Rick Springfield and “Jack & Dianne” by Jon Melencamp! This camp concludes with a gig at RCFD’s New Years Bash on December 30th!

Open positions: GUITAR, BASS, DRUMS, VOCALS (female)

Rock 301: Disco Camp

Starting Tuesday, December 6th

Get your fingers in the air and your feet on the dancefloor! Starting Tuesday, December 6th, Disco is makin a comeback at Rock Camp For Dads and this is your chance to strut and show us yer moves! In our Rock 301: Disco Camp you can put the ‘rock’ back into Disco and end 2016 shakin yer booty! Grab your guitars and groove to all your classic Disco favorites, such as “Hot Stuff” by Donna Summers, “Don’t Stop Till You get Enough” by Michael Jackson and “We Are Family” by Sister Sledge! Dust off those platform shoes and bell bottoms, this camp concludes with a gig at RCFD’s New Years Bash on December 30th!

Open positions: GUITAR, DRUMS, KEYBOARDS

Rock 301: Build-Your-Own-Camp – AC/DC

Starting Thursday, December 8th

If you are a band of five Rock Moms or Dads who think it’s about time to get out of the garage and do some serious damage, we have the opportunity for you! You provide the musicians and songs, we’ll provide the studio and attentive one-one-one assistance from one of our Instructors to help you be the best band you can be! Top it off with your very own slot at RCFD’s New Years Bash on December 30th!

Open positions: This AC/DC Build-Your-Own-Camp is currently full but Contact Denise today to schedule your own Rock 101, 201 or 301 camp space!

Jamshop: Blues Afternoon

Starting Sunday, November 27th

Looking for a little more Mojo on the weekends? Well, we have a very special Jamshop for you! At our Blues Afternoon Jamshop beginning Sunday, November 27th you can have all the fun of our celebrated Saturday morning jams as you laze on your Sunday afternoon! This Blues Afternoon Jamshop is aimed at all levels of musicians who are interested in getting together, during the weekend, to play in a casual, laid back and collaborative environment! So if you wanna make your Sunday afternoon a little blue, this very special Jamshop is the place to be!

Open positions: GUITAR, BASS, DRUMS, VOCALS, KEYBOARDS

These camp positions are all first come first serve, so act fast and get the camp you want! Click on the position you want in the camp of your choice to put down your deposit. This will secure your spot. Also, if you’re a guitar player who wants to try his or her hand at something different, try signing up for a bass position for one of our 101 or 201 camps and try something new! It’s a great way to branch out into a new instrument! Heck, you already know the basics!

To register to rock or get more information, call 612-819-6722 or email denise@rockcampfordads.com

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