50 years ago, deep in the Welsh countryside, two brothers were milking cows and preparing to take over the family farm - but dreamed of making music. They had the audacious idea to build a studio in their farmhouse attic and record their own tunes. Animals were kicked out of barns and musicians were moved into Nan’s spare bedroom. Inadvertently, they’d launched the world’s first independent residential recording studio: Rockfield.
Black Sabbath, Queen, Robert Plant, Iggy Pop, Simple Minds, Oasis, The Stone Roses, Coldplay and many more made mayhem and music at Rockfield over the decades. This is a story of rock and roll dreams intertwined with a family business’s fight for survival in the face of an ever-changing music landscape.
Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi, Liam Gallagher, Paul "Bonehead" Arthurs, Chris Martin, Guy Berryman, Will Champion, Robery Plant, Dave Brock, Jim Kerr, Charlie Burchill, Tim Burgess, Mark Collins, Martin Blunt, James Dean Bradfield, Nicky Wire