Interview: Skin & Bone on jazz, freedom and the future

Skin & Bone are an accomplished group of three local percussionists with a rich array of experience and many projects on the go. Performing in a largely improvised style and Read More …

End of an era as promoter Phil Burgess moves on

He’s been described by Antifolk founder Lach as a pillar of Derby’s local music scene and for the last couple of decades Phil Burgess has been instrumental in bringing bands Read More …

Interview: Grawl!x (James Machin) on release of album Appendix

Grawl!x, aka Derby multi-instrumentalist musician, composer and filmmaker James Machin, is about the release his third album, Appendix¬†via locally-based label Reckless Yes. Like the others in the trilogy it explores Read More …

Unqualified Nurse Band: interview – Chris Jones talks about third album

Unqualified Nurse Band are one of the more prolific outfits from Derby – now heading toward their third full length album within three years of forming – as well as Read More …

Carl Bull – we interview the Derby street photographer

Born and raised in Chaddesden photographer Carl Bull describes his style as street portraiture – no longer taking candid images but starting conversation with the people he finds in Britain’s Read More …