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Student of the Week - Grace DeBlase!
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The student of the week is...
Grace DeBlase!
Sophomore at West Salem High School
RiverCity Rockers
Guitar
Started at RiverCity Rock Star Academy in the April of 2017

When did you start playing music and why? 
I started playing music when I was about 7-years-old. I loved the sound of the guitar and I grew up with my dad and brother playing music.

What is your favorite song you've ever played at RiverCity? 
My favorite song I’ve played at RiverCity would have to be ‘Semi-Charmed Life’ by Third Eye Blind, because I love the song and the people I was playing the song with.

What do you like about RiverCity? 
I like how it’s given me the chance to strengthen my musical abilities, while making really great friendships with the other students.

What are your favorite bands/artists right now? 
My favorite band is AC/DC and Iron Maiden.

What things do you like to do when you’re not at RiverCity? 
When I’m not at RiverCity I enjoy cheerleading (I’m on the varsity team at West Salem HS).

 

Student of the Week - Rosie Pearson
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The student of the week is...
Rosie Pearson
4th Grader at Homeschool
RiverCity Young Rockers and Summer Rock Star Camper
Vocals and Drums
Started at RiverCity Rock Star Academy in January 2018

When did you start playing music and why? 
I started when I was around 6-years-old because I love the sound and it’s really fun.

What is your favorite song you've ever played at RiverCity? 
My favorite song that I’ve performed is ‘Pumped Up Kicks’ by Foster the People.

What do you like about RiverCity? 
There are lessons for every age and I love being in Young Rockers.

What are your favorite bands/artists? 
Meghan Trainor and Jimmy Eat World.

What things do you like to do when you’re not at RiverCity? 
Being with my friends and learning new songs!

Student of the Week - Katie Croco
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Katie Croco
7th Grader at Seven Oak Middle School
RiverCity Rockers Mix-Tape (previously Rockers Punk, Rockers Monsters of Rock, and Rock Star Camper)
Drums
Started at RiverCity Rock Star Academy in the Summer of 2017

When did you start playing music and why? 
My dad signed me up for rock camp at RiverCity and at first, I wasn’t super pumped to attend, but then I walked in and met the super cool staff!

What is your favorite song you've ever played at RiverCity? 
Two of my favorite songs that I’ve gotten to drum on are ‘England Belongs to Me’ by Cock Sparrer and ‘TNT’ by AC/DC.

What do you like about RiverCity? 
I like the staff. They’re super funny! 

What are your favorite bands/artists right now? 
I don’t really have a favorite band, I just listen to a lot of different music.

What things do you like to do when you’re not at RiverCity? 
I like to draw, play video games, hanging out with my friends, and playing with my cats and dogs!