Menace Beach, Pet Crow and The Mighty Kids at The Hairy Dog

I am writing this whilst currently laid up in bed with a doctor’s diagnosis of ‘probable kidney infection’ and a Master’s dissertation on the topics of the internet migration, uneven Read More …

Rapid Tan and Slumb Party: Dubrek Studios – live review

As far as I’m aware Slumb Party are genuinely the most punk-rock band in the Midlands right now. Not in terms of actual music – they don’t sound like the Read More …

Olivia Awbrey, Shelley From Finance, Umbilica: Dubrek – live review

Friday night gigs at Dubrek are becoming quite the rendezvous point for those in the know at the moment, for the last few months there have been a series of gigs Read More …

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 …

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 …