THURSDAY, MAY 19
l The Shambles hit The Old Nags Head in Castleton.
l The Omega Jazzband play the Unwin Club, Sutton-in-Ashfield.
l Cults are at Sheffield’s Leadmill.
l America’s Hamilton Loomis plays Millers, Sutton. Clare Free supports.
l The Rockin’ Relics are at Sutton’s Diamond.
FRIDAY, MAY 20
l Howlin’ Mat hits the Old Poets’ Corner, Ashover.
l Re-entrants play the Princess Victoria, Matlock Bath.
l DFacto are at The Grouse, Brampton.
l Arnie Somogyi’s Scenes In the City comes to the Millennium Hall, Ecclesall Road, Sheffield.
l Saga louts The Pitz play the Devonshire, Buckland Hollow.
l The Acoustic Festival of Britain kicks off at Uttoxeter Racecourse, with a line-up including Hayseed Dixie and Cerys Matthews.
l Sabbatica and Black Ice pay tribute to Sabbath and ‘DC at Sutton’s Diamond.
l 3 Second Fuse, Causeway Lane, Mark Lilley and Black Hands are at the Fishpond, Matlock Bath.
l David R Black, New York Alcoholic Anxiety Attack, Nasmyth Row and Septic Enema rock Sheffield’s Corporation.
l Mona play the Leadmill, Sheff.
l Rollin’ Stoned pay tribute to Mick ‘n’ Keef at Derby’s Flowerpot.
l Singer-songwriter duo Howdenjones play The Stables at Staveley Hall.
l SKM revisit the 2010 Bar in Matlock.
l Loaded Dice roll into Chesters, Whitt Moor.
l Percy & The Peanuts play Brampton Manor
l Ben entertains the St Helen’s, Stonegravels, Chesterfield.
SATURDAY, MAY 21
l Faithealer lay their hands on Poet & Castle, Codnor.
l Jamd pay tribute to Weller and co at Doe Lea Welfare.
l Stardiz are at Brimington Social Club.
l The Pitz are at the Spanker Inn, Nether Heage. 6pm start - well, they need their early nights, bless.
l Bad Penny turn up at the Castle Inn, Bradway, Sheffield.
l The Acoustic Festival of Britain continues at Uttoxeter Racecourse, with the likes of John Parr, Fish and Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel.
l Sour Mash play the Butchers Arms, Brimington.
l The Young Knives and The Neat play Sheffield’s O2.
l Letz Zep are at The Plug, Sheff.
l MC Lars, Weerd Science, MC Chris and Akira The Don do the Corporation, Sheff.
l The Young-Unz play Staveley’s Victoria.
l Don Brosco hit Sheffield’s Leadmill.
l Connie Lush and Blues Shouter do the Flowerpot, Derby.
l Too Rex pay tribute to Bolan and co at Sutton’s Diamond.
l Fixation entertain at the Victoria Club, Whitt Moor, Chesterfield.
l Rick Dzre is at Holmewood Welfare.
l SKM take their place amongst the other bands at The Fishpond, Matlock Bath, for a Band Xplosion night,
l Local hero Frank White and Aussie roots star Derrin Nauendorf feature on the music and beer fest at Sheff Uni, starting from 3pm
l Firewire play the Royal Oak, Brampton.
l Wild McBride do the Old Blue Ball, Sheff.
l Takira entertain Chesters, Whitt Moor.
l There’s karaoke at Stonegravels’ St Helen’s.
SUNDAY, MAY 22
l It’s rock and bike show time at the Ace of Clubs, Bolsover.
l Craig McGann plays Brimington Social Club.
l The Steve French Band are at the Clowne Rock and Blues Club.
l Chris Barber brings his big band to Buxton Opera House.
l The Acoustic Festival of Britain comes to a close at Uttoxeter Racecourse, with a bill featuring The Spinners, Fairport Convention and The Strawbs.
l Sunday night is open music night at the Old Poets’ Corner, Ashover.
l The Blockheads do Derby’s Flowerpot.
l It’s Band Challenge night at Sutton’s Diamond.
l Tristan Drew is at the Victoria Club, Whitt Moor, Chesterfield.
l It’s jam night at the Tramway, Brampton.
TUESDAY, MAY 24
l Aptly-named trio Three play Brimington Social Club.
l The open acoustic session is at the Old Poets’ Corner, Ashover.
l Stand and deliver! Adam Ant and the Good, The Mad & The Lovely Posse play Sheffield’s O2 Academy.
l Hayseed Dixie, Black Spiders and The Clench play the Corporation, Sheffield.
l Heart in Hand launch their Only Memories Northern album at Sheffield’s Plug.
l Warpaint are at the Leadmill, Sheff.
l It’s the artists’ night out at the St Helen’s, Stonegravels.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 25
l Al Needham brings his jazz band to Olde House, Loundsley Green.
l Pete Oakley goes acoustic at the Flowerpot, Derby.