Flood of entries

We’re had a bumper flood of bands hoping to lift the crown and be named as Derbyshire Times Band of the Year 2011.

The deadline for entries has now passed and a panel of expert musicians and critics will now sift through the mountain of CDs to pull out the 12 best demos.

These diamond dozen will duke it out LIVE on stage at Chesterfield’s Winding Wheel in November. Who will they be? Keep watching this space and we’ll tell you very shortly.