Hairy Dog faces licensing threat following reports of violence and disorder

Derby music venue the Hairy Dog is again facing licensing issues following reports of violence and disorder and could find itself shut down. The council’s general licensing sub committee will Read More …

Haiku Salut premiere new Grawl!x-directed video

Derbyshire three-piece Haiku Salut have premiered the video for latest single The More And Moreness ahead of the release of their third album in September. Having recently joined label PRAH Read More …

Pin Cushion – debut feature film from Derbyshire director Deborah Haywood

With debut feature film Pin Cushion writer-director Deborah Haywood is putting Swadlincote on the big screen as the setting for this modern and dark fairytale, mixing fantasy with reality. In her Read More …

DPP Festival announce first bands on 2019 line-up

DPP Festival has announced the first bands across its two-day 2019 line-up. The festival is set to return to the Sitwell Tavern for a third year next January. Headlining the Read More …

Indietracks interview: Dream Wife

Dream Wife are set to play Indietracks 2018 at the end of July and with a reputation for ferocious but party-esque live shows as well as a hotly received debut Read More …

Supersonic Death Monkey: Blueprints for Destruction EP review

Supersonic Death Monkey’s debut EP Blueprints for Destruction has landed in our inbox. Released last October and widely available digitally, it’s a decent benchmark for future output from the band. Read More …

The Winter Passing: Sarah Lay – book review

The Winter Passing, the debut novel from Storge editor and Derbyshire-based writer Sarah Lay, gives a gothic twist to the modern fantasy genre that will delight and spook readers in Read More …