Spleen: Jane Finds A New Home – debut lo-fi ambient EP

Lo-fi bedroom psychedelia/electronica is how Spleen‘s debut EP has been sold to us, and its slow opening is reminiscent of Primal Scream and Blur’s more laid back approach to music Read More …

The Hungry Freaks: The Hungry Freaks – debut EP from Derby band

There are songs which on first listen are a salve and soothe you into feeling more comfortable in your uncomfortable skin. They are wry, they are self-deprecating, they are an Read More …

Burning Flag Designs Art Exhibition – Dubrek Café

Dan Murfin is the latest artist to be featured in the Dubrek Studio Café on Becket Street. The man behind Burning Flag Designs has a strong career in custom art Read More …

Here To Be Heard: The Story Of The Slits – film review

Last night the provincial tour of Here To Be Heard: The Story of The Slits rolled into Derby for a showing at QUAD. Told mainly from the viewpoint of bassist Read More …

Derby Film Festival announces full programme for 2018

Derby Film Festival has announced its full programme of films, talks and special events for its 2018 run, taking place from 4 to 12 May 2018. Starting with Paracinema genre Read More …

Alice Short: Collect Your Thoughts – new single from Long Eaton rapper

The first thing that strikes you about Collect Your Thoughts is just how taciturn and reserved it is, coming from a genre that’s often high in energy and even higher Read More …