Meet the staff

We are a team of local artists and musicians dedicated to serving our local music community. We are entirely independent and are proud that everything we have built at Frog Island is from providing rehearsals facilities for thousands of local musicians over the past 30 years!

Ian Redhead
Managing Director

aka Otis Oblivion

Founder of Stayfree Music

Singer in Leicester Greebo Band ‘The Hunters Club’

Caroline Wright

aka Caroline McLavy

Singer songwriter of electropop/ synthpop music

Jake Skemp

Rehearsal Rooms Assistant
Songwriter/ Guitarist/ Synth in the The People Assembly

Alex Hillyard

Rehearsal Room Assistant
Guitarist in Rancid Cestpit

Ethan Moloney-Robson

Rehearsal Rooms Assistant
Drummer in Dum Language

Alfie Linville-Sibley

Rehearsal Rooms Assistant
Drummer in Rancid Cestpit

Max Mead

Rehearsal Room Assistant/Engineer

One of those multi-talented types

Lara Steel

Rehearsal Rooms Assistant
Singer Songwriter
aka Jas Heather 

Suzanne Rowland

Bassist and Violinist in band Sarah and the Ex. Prominent figure on the Leicester Comedy Scene

Ruth Miller
Marketing / PR

Singer/ Guitarist in
PO! and The Verinos
Leader of Unglamorous
Editor of Punk Girl Diaries

Steve aka The Beast

Bassist in The Hunters Club