DIY scene celebrated at Hashrock Festival all-dayer

The DIY music scene is being rightfully celebrated at the Hashrock Festival all-dayer at the Hairy Dog on Saturday 5 May 2018, as ten frankly amazing bands take to the Read More …

Derby People’s Diary launch a new Zine for the city

Derby People’s Diary Zine launches its first issue today with an event at Bramblebrook Community Centre in the Stockbrook area of Derby city. Featuring contributions from grassroots organisations Derby People’s Read More …

The Lengthmen and Hairy Dog host Royal Bedding Day gig

Derby punk band The Lengthmen have joined forces with the Hairy Dog and announced they will host a Musicians Against Homelessness Royal Bedding Day event to coincide with the wedding Read More …

Damn Cargo and The Lengthmen for The Godfathers support

Derby bands Damn Cargo and The Lengthmen will support The Godfathers at their Hairy Dog date on Saturday 3 February 2018. Damn Cargo emerged on to the scene last year Read More …

Frank Zielhorst joins Sinfonia Viva as new principal conductor

Dutch conductor¬†Frank Zielhorst has joined Derby-based orchestra Sinfonia Viva as principal conductor, and will take over the baton at a performance on 14 March 2018 at Derby Cathedral. Grammy-nominated Sinfonia Read More …

Anti-Pasti set for first hometown date in four years

Punk legends Anti-Pasti are set for their first hometown date in four years as they play the Hairy Dog on 28 April 2018. Their first gig in the city since Read More …

Interview – Lach: founder of Antifolk movement

Founder of the Antifolk movement in New York, musician and poet Lach has seen performers including Lady Gaga and Beck early in their careers. He is set to return to Read More …