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Making a Difference: Student Charity Albums

  As the end of the year approaches, our students are preparing for this year’s charity album launch! Producing and recording a charity album has been a major aspect of the second year of our full time Sound Engineering & Live Sound courses. Students take control of all aspects of the album from concept and choice of charity to artist recruitment and recording, album art, PR, fundraising, artist liaison, showcase promotion and more. It’s a very involved process! It’s a highlight of the course for a lot of students, because not only to they get to be involved with some amazingly talented

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Dublin Gig Guide: 6th – 12th May 2019

Dublin Gig Guide: 6th – 12th May 2019 Monday 6th Dick Valentine (Electric Six) @ The Grand Social – 8PM   Tuesday 7th Halfnoise @ The Grand Social – 8PM   Wednesday 8th Fat White Family @ Button Factory – 7.30PM Boyce Avenue @ Vicar Street – 8PM milk. @ Whelan’s (Upstairs) – 8PM   Thursday 9th The Little Things – Charity Album Launch @ Button Factory – 7PM Unloved @ Whelan’s – 8PM   Friday 10th dEUS @ The Academy – 7PM   Saturday 11th ELKAE @ Whelan’s – 8PM Richey Ahmed & Ejeca @ Index – 11PM  

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Student Experience – Major Projects

Throughout the college year, our students will embark on multiple major projects as part of our courses. These projects coincide with assignments & exams as all college students must endure! Over the course of our Sound Engineering & Music Production full-time & part-time courses & Live Sound courses there are usually three major projects. Searchlight, our EMP Showcase & Charity Album. Real World Experience These projects are aimed at familiarising the students real-world experience in the industry with giving them access to real-world situations! Working with clients, establishing relationships, gaining practical knowledge & gaining experience are the main goals. We are delighted

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Dublin Gig Guide: 7th – 13th May 2018

Dublin Gig Guide: 7th – 13th May 2018 Monday 7th Molly Sterling @ Crowbar – 8PM Molly Sterling music takes on a dark and deep direction, and has been compared to Lana Del Ray & Hannah Reid from London Grammar! Support from Jackie Beverley on the night! Tuesday 8th Ray LaMontagne @ Bord Gais Energy Theatre – 8PM Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter Ray LaMontagne brings his Just Passing Through acoustic tour to Bord Gáis Energy Theatre as part of his first UK & Ireland tour in seven years. Brad Mehlua Trio @ National Concert Hall – 8PM Brad Mehlua will

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STC Graduates – Class of 2017

Here at Sound Training College we do our utmost to keep up-to-date with what our graduates are up to. We feel it is very important to see how their careers are developing and this year is no different. Recently, we got to talk to a number of our Studio Engineering & Music Production and Live Sound, Lighting & Stage Production graduates to see what they thought of the course, what their experience was like and what they are doing with themselves now! Both our Studio Engineering & Music Production and Live Sound, Lighting & Stage Production courses prepare our students for work

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New Music Monday – 15th May 2017

Paramore – After Laughter New album from the pop-punk rockers, and this release shows them drift to a more pop oriented album. Swapping their distorted guitars for disco type beats. Check out : Fake Happy & Hard Times   The National – The System Only Dreams in Total Darkness After announcing a world tour and new album “Sleep Well Beast” for September, The National dropped their newest single off the upcoming album. The single just goes to show no matter how many albums they put out The National have still got IT and IT doesn’t seem to be going anywhere.  

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Dublin Gig Guide : 8th – 14th May

Dublin Gig Guide 8th – 14th May As the sun sets on the best week of the year so far (weather wise) it’s a small reminder that when it’s nice and sunny outside this is the best country in the world! So with that in mind, let’s crack on with this weeks Dublin Gig Guide! A couple of very special shows throughout the week, covering pop, metal, blues and a gig for the fantastic charity Aware! Anyway without further ado, let’s crack on! Monday night sees The Vamps take the stage at the 3 Arena, the young English four-piece began out

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Making a Difference: Student Charity Albums

  As the end of the year approaches, our students are preparing for this year’s charity album launch! Producing and recording a charity album has been a major aspect of the second year of our full time Sound Engineering & Live Sound courses. Students take control of all aspects of the album from concept and choice of charity to artist recruitment and recording, album art, PR, fundraising, artist liaison, showcase promotion and more. It’s a very involved process! It’s a highlight of the course for a lot of students, because not only to they get to be involved with some amazingly talented

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