Interview: Sex Jokes – we talk to Shelley Jane Newman ahead of debut gig

One of our ones to watch this year Sex Jokes is set for their debut gig at Dubrek this Saturday (12 May 2018) as part of Dirty Filis’ Public Meltdown Read More …

Here To Be Heard: The Story Of The Slits – film review

Last night the provincial tour of Here To Be Heard: The Story of The Slits rolled into Derby for a showing at QUAD. Told mainly from the viewpoint of bassist Read More …

Open call for artists for LGB-Qwerty associated She Speaks

She Speaks, the female-led performance night, is returning for its fifth instalment and working in association with LGB-Qwerty has made an open call for artists. Set to take place on Read More …

Alice Short: Harvey Weinstein Is A Prick – new video from Long Eaton rapper

Long Eaton rapper and poet Alice Short has released a new video for track Harvey Weinstein Is A Prick, taking on the sexual predators of Hollywood and systematic abuse now Read More …

Here To Be Heard: Q&A with The Slits at QUAD screening

Members of key punk band The Slits are to appear in conversation at the screening of a new film about the band’s history at QUAD this April. Tessa Pollitt and Read More …

Sex Jokes share first demo track Talk online

After being mentioned in our Ones To Watch 2018 Sex Jokes, the new project from Mighty Kids‘ Shelley Jane Newman, has shared a first demo track, Talk, online. Having announced Read More …

Your Woman turns 20: Derby’s only Number 1 record

Today marks twenty years since the release of Your Woman by Derby one-man band White Town, the name under which Jyoti Mishra records. Declared 158th best track of the 1990s Read More …