a-tota-so: a-tota-so – self-titled debut LP from Derby math rock trio

After a couple of years playing together Derby-based math rock trio a-tota-so are about to deliver their debut LP. In a first piece for Storge Kate Haresnape says the record Read More …

Dubrek All-Dayer – live review

In a first piece for Storge Shelley Jane Newman (of Sex Jokes, Mighty Kids and more) gives us an ode to the Derby music scene as inspired by the summer 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 …

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 …

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 …