Letter from storge editor Sarah Lay – February 2018

A year ago I wrote a piece on storge revealing I was the anonymous editor of the then fledgling publication and setting out the purpose of the site, some reflections Read More …

Paytron Saint: Paytron Saint – debut power-pop EP from Derbyshire trio

Derbyshire trio Paytron Saint have released their self-titled debut EP of soaring and earnest indie rock. Storge editor Sarah Lay takes a listen. ~ Opening with the peel of church Read More …

Crimewolf: Crimewolf – debut album from Amber Valley noise rock band

As local releases go we’d have to say that the debut album from Amber Valley noise rock band Crimewolf has been one of the most highly anticipated of the last Read More …

Robert Plant announced for Bearded Theory headline

Robert Plant and The Sensational Space Shifters has been announced to headline Saturday at Bearded Theory Festival 2018. The Bearded Theory Spring Gathering is set to take place between 24 Read More …

Great releases from 2017

As the year draws to a close we’re looking back over the music releases which have made our hearts beat faster and the spark of pride in Derby and Derbyshire Read More …

Jiji LaVolpe: Fragments – EP from Derbyshire folk artist

The first instalment of a new EP, Fragments, from Derbyshire folk artist and singer songwriter Jiji LaVolpe has just been released digitally. Citing influences from Jack Johnson and Paulo Nutini Read More …