These Wicked Rivers, 28 Double, Cadence Noir, Black Chapter, BlitZ at the Hairy Dog – Live Review

The Hairy Dog hosted another charity event with another substantial line up, this time for The Air Ambulance Service. Five rock bands, all with a bright energy ready to entertain 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 …

Thee Deadtime Philharmonic: Estate of the Heart

I’m unashamedly going to come out first sentence and say that Thee Deadtime Philharmonic’s Estate of the Heart is an absolute work of art and possibly my album of the Read More …

These Wicked Rivers – The Hairy Dog, Derby: Live Review

Christmas is coming. How is it less than a week until Christmas Day? It’s been one of those months where everything sneaks up on you, much like this gig did Read More …

Listener with Pet Crow and Crimewolf – The Hairy Dog

I’ve been looking forward to this particular gig for well over a month. Having seen Crimewolf more times than I can actually remember this year already, and having never seen Read More …

Punks Against Cancer fundraiser success

The fifth Punks Against Cancer weekender took place at the Hairy Dog last week and once again brought together a selection of riotous bands in a successful fundraising effort. With Read More …