the GIG GUIDE

Amplifires
Amplifires

THURSDAY, JULY 7

l The Ben Poole band join Gonzo at The Diamond, Sutton.

l The Millennium Eagle Band lands at the Unwin Club, Sutton-in-Ashfield.

l Sheffield’s West Street Live welcomes Take Kontrol, Failure By Design, Deformation of Man and Nat Mortimer line up at Sheffield’s West Street Live.

l It’s Real Time jam night at the County, Chesterfield.

FRIDAY, JULY 8

l The Amplifires are at Miners and Diners, Clay Cross.

l It’s glam rock night with Tiger Feet at The Diamond, Sutton.

l Double Cross are at the Princess Victoria, Matlock Bath.

l It’s Glory Revolution at Sheffield’s O2 Academy, with L27, 12/24 and Golddigger.

l Villagers head to the Steel City’s Leadmill.

l Rumblestrip land at West Street Live, Sheff.

l The Pitz hit the Star at Brampton to celebrate Angie and Clive’s first anniversary as landlord and landlady.

l There’s karaoke with Richard and Marrion at The Star, Lower Pilsley.

l Aspects, Revealed Dark, A Fall From Hope, Nitrox & Interstellars battle it out in the second heat of Plug Promotions’ battle of the bands at The Old Library Venue And Media Centre, Leeming Street, Mansfield.

l Warrior play Chesters, Whitt Moor.

l Sloe Gin hit The County, Chesterfield.

l Daniella Dawn plays the St Helen’s, Stonegravels

SATURDAY, JULY 9

l The Fab Four pay tribute to The Beatles at Sutton’s Diamond.

l Congeroo bounce into the Poet & Castle, Codnor.

l The Pitz are at Peaks Inn, Castleton.

l Rise entertain Brimington Social Club.

l The Amplifires are burning again, this time at The Lockoford Inn, Tapton, Chesterfield.

l Playground Mafia, Without Our Crowns, The Legion, A Season of Secrets, The Culprits and Decode take turns with the O2 Academy, Sheff.

l Local hero Dave Berry joins The Searchers and The Tremeloes at Cliffe Park, Dronfield.

l Girls R Aloud pay tribute at Barlborough’s Dusty Miller.

l Soundclash presents The Last Standing EP Launch with Bluehearts, Old Whores Of San Pedro, Roaming Son, Emily Stancer and Defunkt at Sheffield’s Plug.

l Gonzo head to the North Star, Bolsover.

l The Lizard Kings hit West Street Live, Sheff.

l The Idle Hands play Matlock’s Cons Club.

l Tomkats are at the Victoria Club, Whitt Moor, Chesterfield.

l Duo Too Hot are at Holmewood Welfare.

l The Rapids do the Butcher’s, Brimington.

l Loose Change play The Swan at Ridgeway.

l Faz hit The Star, Lower Pilsley.

l Revealed Dark are taking part in an alldayer at the George in Ripley.

l Shambles hit the Royal Oak, Brampton.

l Pulse play Chesters, Whitt Moor.

l Wild McBride play 2010 Bar in Matlock

l Sneaky Feelin are at The County, Chesterfield.

l There’s karaoke at the St Helen’s, Stonegravels, with Mark and Rachel.

l Vic Fest hits Staveley’s Victoria, with 10 bands, including Gonzo, Stumble, Conspiracy and Mordant playing all day in aid of Ashgate Hospice and Cystic Fibrosis research. The fun starts at noon.

SUNDAY, JULY 10

l DFacto are at Brampton Manor, Chesterfield.

l Suite Zero check in at Clowne Rock and Blues Club.

l The Diamond Band Challenge Grand Final takes place at Sutton’s Diamond, with Recruits, Art of Deception, Ayrstryke, Sonacide, Black Hands,, Starcreen and V. Twin.

l Richard Cullen sings at Brimington Social Club.

l There’s a Northern Soul all-dayer at Alfreton Leisure Centre.

l Sunday night is open music night at the Old Poets’ Corner, Ashover.

l Grassoline play The Market, Chesterfield.

l Helen Marie sings at the Victoria Club, Whitt Moor.

l Chesters, Whitt Moor, welcomes Alpha karaoke.

l Red Jester and The Fallen play Staveley’s Victoria from noon.

MONDAY, JULY 11

l The Creative Sounds battle of the bands continues at Sheffield’s Corporation.

l Socrates Johnson, Blind Drivers, Black Hands and The Inside Job do West Street Live, Sheff.

TUESDAY, JULY 12

l Al Needham’s jazz band play the Badger Inn, Brockwell.

l It’s the open acoustic session at the Old Poets’ Corner.

l Armed In A Crisis, Dead Harts, Portraits In Black, Aspects and Burn The Martyr take turns with Sheffield’s West Street Live.

l It’s the artist’s night out at Stongravels’ St Helen’s, with John and family.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 13

l It’s open mic night at the Diamond, Sutton - all welcome.

l Wwolves play The Regal, Ripley.

l The Suzukis play Sheffield’s Forum.

l Leavon Archer does the Acoustic Wednesday night at Derby’s Flowerpot.

l Neurotica XVII hits Sheffield’s West Street Live, with Disarm, Faking Her Demise, Waking Theo and Fear of Sharks.

l Owen Gerrard entertains Chesterfield’s County,