Abbey Road

Beatles half day minivan tour

The 3 hour Beatles tour includes the following locations*

  • Abbey Road

  • Paul’s London home

  • Where John and Ringo lived

  • The cinema where ‘Help!’ & ‘A Hard Day’s Night’ both premiered

  • The theatre where John asked the Queen Mother & Princess Margaret to rattle their jewellery

  • Rooftop concert

  • Apple HQ/Studios

  • The ‘A Hard Day’s Night’ railway station

  • The Rupert Court photo

  • The Soho studio where they recorded ‘Hey Jude’

  • Paul’s London HQ

  • Where Jimi Hendrix played ‘Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band’ to Paul

  • EMI House (The ‘Red’ & ‘Blue’ album covers)

  • Wimpole Street - where Paul lived with Jane Asher & wrote ‘Yesterday’

* We will see as many of them as possible, with your favourites as priority.


Mick & Marianne’s (and Bianca’s) Chelsea home

Rolling Stones half day minivan tour

The 3 hour Rolling Stones tour includes the following locations*

  • The London studio where they recorded their debut album

  • The Tin Pan Alley Members’ Club photo

  • Where the first audition took place

  • The Marquee Club (The first gig)

  • Where Keith “had a little chat about money” with Robert Stigwood

  • The Edith Grove apartment

  • Where Mick lived with Marianne & Bianca

  • Where Keith lived with Anita

  • Where Mick lived with Chrissie

  • The Chelsea Drugstore

  • De Hems pub, where Andrew Loog Oldham first heard the name Rollin’ Stones

  • Wetherby Arms hangout

  • Bill Wyman’s ‘Sticky Fingers’ restaurant

  • Stones in the Park

  • Where Mick bought his white dress for Hyde Park

  • Where Andrew Oldham acquired ‘I Wanna Be Your Man’ from John & Paul

  • Mick & Keith’s favourite Magistrates’ Court

* We will see as many of them as possible, with your favourites as priority.


Led Zeppelin & Sandy Denny photo location

Led Zeppelin half day minivan tour

The 3 hour Led Zeppelin tour includes the following locations*

  • Led Zeppelin & Sandy Denny photo location

  • Dick Barnatt ‘Jaguar’ photo location

  • Where Jimmy first met John Paul Jones in 1964

  • Their first jam together - 12th August 1968

  • First UK show location

  • Jimmy’s London home

  • Robert’s London home

  • Yardbirds (Jimmy & Jeff Beck) photo location

  • Island Studios - Stairway to Heaven

  • Swan Song HQ

  • Club where ‘Blow Up’ was filmed - Yardbirds

  • Club where Peter Grant was the doorman

  • Led Zep’s favourite party club

* We will see as many of them as possible, with your favourites as priority.


The Royal Albert Hall

Eric Clapton & Jimi Hendrix half day minivan tour

The 3 hour Eric Clapton & Jimi Hendrix tour includes the following locations*

  • The Royal Albert Hall - Eric’s ‘home from home’ & venue for the last Jimi Hendrix Experience UK show

  • Where Eric lived when he was in Cream

  • Eric’s current London home

  • Where Jimi asked Eric to tune his guitar

  • Jimi’s main London home with Kathy

  • The ‘Killing Floor’ jam with Jimi & Cream

  • The club where Jimi played on his first day in London

  • The Notting Hill hotel where Jimi died

  • Jimi’s last live performance

  • Eric, George & Pattie: the romance

  • Where Jimi wrote ‘The Wind Cries Mary’

  • Recreate the Jimi Montagu Place photo!

  • Jimi’s first demo studio

  • The Flamingo - where Eric became ‘God’

  • The Marquee - where Eric became ‘Slowhand’

* We will see as many of them as possible, with your favourites as priority.


Freddie Mercury’s London home - Garden Lodge

Queen half day minivan tour

The 3 hour Queen tour includes the following locations*

  • The Soho studio where they recorded their early albums

  • Buckingham Palace - Brian on the roof!

  • The Pheasantry - scene of a disastrous early show

  • Where Roger married Dominique

  • Where John married Veronica

  • Brian & Roger’s Imperial College

  • Royal Albert Hall

  • Biba Boutique - where Freddie went looking for Mary

  • Freddie’s Garden Lodge

  • Freddie’s ‘other’ two homes

  • Freddie & Mary Austin’s apartment (1973-76)

  • Brian May’s London home

  • Where Bohemian Rhapsody was written & recorded

  • An early Freddie upright piano (in a glass case…)

  • The 1976 show to 150,000 fans

  • The Marquee Club - favourite Brian haunt

  • Recreate their Trident Studios 1974 photo

  • Recreate their 1976 ‘postbox’ photo

* We will see as many of them as possible, with your favourites as priority.


Pink Floyd’s Battersea Power Station

Pink Floyd half day minivan tour

The 3 hour Pink Floyd tour includes the following locations*

  • Abbey Road, where they recorded ‘Dark Side of The Moon’, ‘Wish You Were Here’ & much more

  • The studio where they recorded their first two - Syd Barrett - singles

  • Syd’s Kensington apartment

  • See the school that provided 23 children to sing on ‘Another Brick in the Wall’

  • Floyd’s own Britannia Row Studios - ‘Animals’, ‘The Wall’ & ‘Division Bell’

  • Recreate the Hays Mews 1974 photo

  • The Roundhouse - 1966/67 Floyd shows

  • The UFO ‘Underground Freak-Out’ Club

  • The government department where I first met Syd

  • Roger’s London home

  • The band’s first London home in Highgate

  • Where Hipgnosis designed the sleeves for ‘Atom Heart Mother’, ‘Dark Side of the Moon’, ‘Wish You Were Here’ & ‘Animals’

  • Battersea Power Station - the ‘Animals’ sleeve

  • Where Floyd studied architecture (and saw Jimi Hendrix jam with Cream…)

* We will see as many of them as possible, with your favourites as priority.


The Kinks’ Highgate Pub

The Kinks half day minivan tour

The 3 hour Kinks tour includes the following locations*

  • The East Finchley family home

  • The Clissold Arms - first band appearance

  • Ray & Rasa’s first place

  • The school where Ray, Dave, Pete Quaife & Rod Stewart all went (my children went there, too)

  • Konk Studios

  • The Muswell Hill supermarket that had been Ray’s sister’s ‘Come Dancing’ ballroom/Palais

  • Pete Quaife’s childhood home

  • Denmark Street - where Ray & Dave bought guitars & amps

  • Find out why I sang ‘You Really Got Me’ with the Kinks in a pub in 1978

  • Recreate The Flask pub photo shoot

  • Recreate the Muswell Hill/Holloway photo shoot

  • See the ‘Muswell Hillbillies’ album cover pub

  • Location for the ‘Dead End Street’ video (1966)

* We will see as many of them as possible, with your favourites as priority.


Ziggy Stardust album cover location

David Bowie half day minivan tour

The 3 hour David Bowie tour includes the following locations*

  • Where David met Vince Taylor & sparked Ziggy Stardust

  • Where David first met Marc Bolan - painting a wall for pocket money

  • Early ‘Lower Third’ recording studios

  • The Soho studio where Bowie recorded everything from 1969 - 73

  • David Bowie’s official Blue Plaque

  • Heddon Street - the Ziggy album - front and back cover

  • The Cafe where the Ziggy retirement party took place

  • The Marquee Club - early Bowie shows & the final two Ziggy shows

  • David’s London ‘office’

  • Recreate a Bowie 1969 ‘bubble hair’ photo

  • Recreate the Bowie 1966 Manchester Square photo

  • Where Bowie wrote ‘Space Oddity’

  • The members’ club where David wrote ‘Hunky Dory’

* We will see as many of them as possible, with your favourites as priority.


Half day minivan tour prices:

1 person: £120
2 people: £140
3 people: £160
4 people: £180
5 people: £225
6 people: £270
7 people: £300

For booking enquiries email Lee at info@rocktours.co.uk

Please note: ALL bookings are for PRIVATE groups only.