THURSDAY, JULY 21
l Fresh from his appearance on BBC’S One Show, local guitarist John Pickering plays Chandlers, Chesterfield.
l The White Eagles Jazz Band land at the Unwin Club, Sutton-in-Ashfield.
l Guillemots play a free show at Sheffield’s Leadmill.
l Lickity Split are at West Street Live, Sheff.
l The Shambles Trio play The Old Nags Head in Castleton.
l Gunslinger unload on The Diamond, Sutton.
FRIDAY, JULY 22
l Capital Sun play the beer festival at Codnor’s Poet and Castle.
l Howlin’ Matt is at the Princess Victoria, Matlock Bath.
l The Skints, Hawk Eyes and Turbowolf play the free Tramlines Festival show at Sheffield’s Corporation.
l Wild McBride rock the Dusty Miller, Barlborough.
l Twin Atlantic, Futures and Tellison line up at the Leadmill, Sheff.
l Firecracker/Vida play Sheffield’s West Street Live.
l John Nolan brings his tribute to the music of Elvis to St Helens, Sheffield Road, Chesterfield
l The Stains make their mark on Chandlers, Chesterfield.
l Stumble play Chesters, Whitt Moor.
l Gonzo play the Cav, Bolsover.
l The Shambles Duo play Vie Cocktail Lounge Chesterfield.
l The Free and Co play The County, Chezzy.
l Stated Quo play Sutton’s Diamond, supported by Abandon
l The Zedz are at the Anchor at Brampton.
SATURDAY, JULY 23
l Damon Downs plays the Rising Sun, Matlock.
l The Dirty Rotten Scoundrels provide the soundtrack for the beer fest at Codnor’s Poet and Castle.
l Take The Seven play the Butcher’s Arms, Brimington.
l Southern Cross refugees The Pitz hit The County, Chesterfield.
l Living The Dream do Brimington Social Club.
l Bad Penny are at The Harlequin, Sheffield.
l The Skintfest all-dayer comes to the Corner House, Brimington with The Rookie League, Sea of Lions, More Than You’ll Ever Know, From A City In Ruins, This Sudden Injury, Halfcutt, Oh! The Drama, Take The Seven, Kill The Ideal, We Start From Nothing, Last Words of the Brave, A Dishonest Truth and What If we Were Superheroes. It kicks off at noon and is free!
l XRayHorse DJs Skeletons & The Empty Pockets, Alvarez Kings, Seize The Chair, The Beaus, Love At Death Beach, The Gentlemen, Buffalo Bones and The Ratells play the Tramlines Festival show at Sheffield’s O2 Academy.
l Francesqua and Hero play a free Tramlines Festival show at Sheffield’s Corporation.
l Frank White is at The Dusty Miller, Barlborough.
l Sound Of Guns, The Monicans, Mabel Love, Driftrun, The Book Club, The Tivoli, The Cartels, Ruberlaris, Black Flowers, Nerves, Silents, The Wynells and Led Tango line up for a free Tramlines Festival show at Sheffield’s Leadmill from 6pm.
l The Crashers, Flight 815, The Little Fiends, Paperboys, The Janskys, After Hours and The 2 are at Sheffield’s West Street Live.
l Loose Change play the Bull’s Head, Holymoorside.
l Carnival roll up at Holmewood Welfare.
l Curtis Lovemonger hits Brampton’s Royal Oak.
l Junction play the Victoria, Staveley.
l Buddies are at Chesters, Whitt Moor.
l There’s karaoke at St Helens, Stonegravels.
l The Shambles are at the TwentyTen Bar in Matlock
l Downi play The Shinnon, North Wingfield.
l Matt Black’s Six of the Best, playing Journey / Whitesnake / Toto / Def Leppard / Foreigner / and Rainbow, lands at Sutton’s Diamond.
l The Fallen land at The Lockoford Inn, Tupton.
SUNDAY, JULY 24
l Chezzy’s Amber Herd join Thunder, Curved Air and Jethro Tull at the High Voltage Festival, London.
l Firewire plug into the beer fest at Codnor’s Poet and Castle.
l Charlie Don’t Surf land at Clowne Community Centre.
l Matt Wale & Paul Heeley are at the Market, Chesterfield.
l Phil Allan sings at Brimington Social Club.
lUK metal legends Iron Maiden rock the Motorpoint Arena, Sheff.
lHi-On Maiden play the CliveAid Iron Maiden pre-show party at Sheffield’s Corporation. The event kicks off at 12.30pm with all proceeds split between the Clive Burr MS Trust and Tourettes Action.
l The regular open music night is at the Old Poets’ Corner, Ashover.
l That Sunday Feeling, GO-X and Neon Sarcastic line up at the O2 Academy, Sheff.
l Josh T. Pearson and Jersey Bud play a free show at the Leadmill as part of Sheffield’s Tramlines Fest.
l Awooga, Order Of Voices, Firesuite, Castrovalva, Mega Aquarians, Kill Chaos, Cause Of Denial, Normaliser and Gretanova take turns with Sheffield’s West Street Live.
l AJ’s karaoke hits the St Helen’s, Stonegravels, from 3pm.
l Juke Box Giants are at Sutton’s Diamond.
MONDAY, JULY 25
l Sheffield’s West Street Live welcomes Cocean, Tarana and Meson.
l It’s jam night at Chesterfield’s County.
TUESDAY, JULY 26
l It’s open acoustic night at the Old Poets’ Corner, Ashover.
l Al Needham’d jazz boys are at The Badger, Brockwell.
l Room 94, Dave Giles, FranKo and No Lights At Lockdown play the O2 Academy, Sheff.
l Jax Kolon, Cause Of Denial, Red District and Conor & Scott are at West Street Live, Sheff.
l It’s the artists’ night out at the St Helen’s, Stonegravels, with Rachel Raynor.
WEDESDAY, JULY 27
l Ripley’s battle of the bands kicks off at the Out of Town.
l Hundred Man Horde, Echoes Of Dystopia and Deformation Of Man play West Street Live, Sheff.