Music scene rallies in bid to save the Hairy Dog

Following a battle with Derby City Council and Derbyshire Police music venue the Hairy Dog has had its premises licence revoked. It is continuing to trade while appealing the decision. Read More …

Indietracks 2018: Mighty Kids ‘must see’ guide to the festival

With one of the strongest festival line-ups of the year Indietracks is set to make a return next weekend (27-29 July) when it takes place at Midland Railway Centre near Read More …

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 …

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 …

Derby based theatre company receives bursary from Furthest From The Sea

Derby-based theatre company Smoking Guns has been announced as one of two recipients of the 2018 bursary from Furthest From The Sea. The bursary, made possible through Arts Council England, Read More …