Grawl!x: Appendix – album review

I am not ashamed to tell you that this review of the third Grawl!x album Appendix has been written and re-written several times. I am now at the point where Read More …

Interview: Grawl!x (James Machin) on release of album Appendix

Grawl!x, aka Derby multi-instrumentalist musician, composer and filmmaker James Machin, is about the release his third album, Appendix¬†via locally-based label Reckless Yes. Like the others in the trilogy it explores 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 …

Exciting releases for 2018 – our ones to watch in Derby and Derbyshire

After a great year in 2017 we’re already looking forward to a number of releases for 2018 from Derby and Derbyshire artists. We’ve put together our list of those we’re 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 …

Dactylion – Come Inside: a dreamy debut EP from Derby band

Close your eyes. Close your eyes and think of being sad. Now, close your eyes and think of being hugged to recovery. This is where Dactylion take you with their Read More …