Arizona. Photo by Richard Presswood
Arizona. Photo by Richard Presswood

Your guide to all the gigs across the area...


Ovacast rock the Victoria Club, Whitt Moor, Chesterfield.

The Savannah Jazz Band are at The Unwin Club, Sutton-in-Ashfield.

Whiskey Bob Shaker plays the Fishpond Matlock Bath, with Owen McGarry.

The Grey Cooper Love Party kick off the first ever Thank Funk It’s Thursday night at Real Time Live, Chesterfield.

Derbyshire’s own Ben ‘Gomez’ Ottewell plays a solo show at Sheffield’s Plug.

Southcliff, I Set The Sea on Fire, Absolute Beginners, Joe Greatorex are at West St Live, Sheff.

Wraith do Sutton’s Diamond.

Heart and Soul Duo are at The County, Chesterfield, followed by karaoke.


Take The Seven play Brampton Manor, Chesterfield.

Dance Nation are at The Mason’s, Brampton, Chesterfield.

Conspiracy play Chesters, Whitt Moor, Chesterfield.

Penetrators are at The Butcher’s, Brimington, Chesterfield.

The Fontana Instincts are at Matlock Bath’s Fishpond.

Lucky 13 play The Royal Oak, Brampton, Chesterfield.

Letz Zep bring a whole lotta love for Plant and Page to Sheffield’s Plug.

SKM do Sheffield’s West St Live.

Free At Last pay tribute to Bad Company and Free at Sutton’s Diamond.

Septic Psychos and The Nutty Boys are at Real Time Live, Chesterfield.

Crossroads go unplugged at the Old Poets’ Corner, Ashover.

Shifty Windpole and the Kettlebenders are at The County, Chesterfield.

John Tansley and Dan Aspinall are at bar Twenty Ten, Matlock.

Past Masters are at Newbold WMC.

Hot Rock Trio bring rock ‘n’ roll to the St Helen’s pub, Stonegravels, Chesterfield.


The Pitz bring their bus pass tour to The Speedwell, Staveley.

Conspiracy are at The Butcher’s Arms, Brimington.

Irie White does the Castle Arms, Bolsover.

Take The Seven are at it again, this time at The Grouse, Brampton.

Therapy play Chesters, Whit Moor, Chesterfield.

Rancid hit Rock City, Nottingham.

Miss 600 at the Fishpond, Matlock Bath.

Motel Califonia pay tribute to the Eagles at The Dusty Miller, Barlborough.

Gonzo play the Black Diamond, Worksop.

Revealed Dark, The Snatch, & Seconds Apart are at the New Inn, Newton.

A Foreigner’s Journey pay tribute to both at Sutton’s Diamond.

DFacto will be in the County, Chezzy.

Loose Change are at the Boythorpe, Chesterfield.

Arizona hit Real Time Live, Chesterfield.

Reverb play Brimington Social Club.

Pint of Mild are at The Sportsman, Grassmoor.

Scandal rock The Victoria Club, Whitt Moor.

Mark and Rachel’s karaoke fires up at the St Helen’s, Stonegravels, Chezzy.


There’s lunchtime music at Chesterfield’s Sun Inn with Dale Corbridge.

Southside Jazz are at The Rose and Crown, Brampton.

A.J Karaoke is at the St Helen’s pub, Stonegravels, Chesterfield, from 3pm.

Little Caesar are at Sheffield’s Corporation.

Winnebagos and Rock Inc are at the Diamond, Sutton.

It’s the Sunday singalong at the Old Poets, Ashover.

Wild McBride play the Bold Forester, Mansfield.

Shifty Windpole and the Kettlebenders do the Xmas lights switch on after-party at Chesterfield’s County.

Paul Lamb and the Detroit Breakdown join The Paddy Maguire Band feat Jenna Hooson at Clowne Community Centre.

Gus Ryder entertains at Brimington Social Club.

John Darren is at the Victoria Club, Whitt Moor, Chesterfield.


It’s jam night at the County, Chezzy.


Resident pianist Peter Thorneycroft is at The Market Place, Cromford.

It’s open acoustic night at the Old Poets’ Corner, Ashover.


Marv White hosts the open mic/acoustic night at The Red Lion, Brampton.

Al Needham and his gentlemen of jazz play their fortnightly residency at the Olde House, Loundsley Green.