THURSDAY, JULY 28
l Firecracker/Vida are at the White Swan, Dronfield.
l Boomerang Generation land back at Chandlers, Chesterfield.
l The Mart Rodgers Manchester Jazz band hit the Unwin Club, Sutton.
l Marty Wilde and the Wildcats turn back the clock at Buxton Opera House.
l The Tempertons and Anna Haigh play West Street Live, Sheff.
FRIDAY, JULY 29
l The Paul Evans Trio play the Old Poets’ Corner, Ashover.
l Modern acoustic folk band Jo’s String Theory play Bateman’s Mill Hotel, Old Tupton.
l Armarda are at The County, Chesterfield.
l Laguna Sunrise, Shot By Both Sides, With Silent Eyes and The Rift tag-team The Vic, Derby,
l Jungle Lion play Sheffield’s West Street Live.
l Blitz hit Chesters, Whitt Moor.
l Danny Wayne is at The Star, Brampton.
l The Ark Tavern, Brimington, host covers band Hystryonix who play songs by Cyndi Lauper, Blondie and Bon Jovi.
SATURDAY, JULY 30
l Harleyfest hits Harley’s Bar, Staveley, with an all-day line-up featuring The Stains, Gary Armstrong Band, Educatables, Some Kinda Mushroom and The Snatch playing fromnoon until 7pm.
l Burn Notice are at Codnor’s Poet and Castle.
l DFacto play The Wheatsheaf, Bakewell.
l Saga heart-throbs The Pitz are at the Devonshire, Buckland Hollow.
l Jack of Harps are at the Butcher’s Arms, Brimington.
l Second Time Around are at Brimington Social Club.
l Bad Penny turn up at The White Lion, Heeley, Sheffield.
l Annie Duggan brings country blues and roadhouse rock to the Peaks Inn, Castleton.
l Bigga Fish Tour – Summer Edition hits Sheffield’s O2 Academy, with Lethal Bizzle, Ghetts, Lady Leshurr, Political Peak, Lovelle, T Dogg, Astroid Boys, Dot Rotten and Roxxxan.
l The Kate Jackson Group are at Sheffield’s Plug.
l Stoned Angels descend on West Street Live, Sheffield.
l Party rock band The Jakks hit The Victoria Club, Whitt Moor.
l John Nolan entertains Chesters, Whitt Moor.
l Lenny Michaels plays the Royal Oak, Brampton.
l Sloe Gin, Loose Change, Andy Birks and (Barnsley) Elvis line up for the Ridgeway Charity Live Band Night at Ridgeway Sports and Social Club.
l The Buddies play Holmewood Welfare.
l Loose Change hit The County, Chesterfield.
l Optic Nerve are at The Vic, Staveley.
SUNDAY, JULY 31
l Charlies Bar, Clay Cross welcomes The Pitz.
l I Am President hit Clowne Community Centre.
l Whisky Bob Shaker plays The Market, Chesterfield.
l The Buddies do Brimington Social Club.
l It’s open music night at The Old Poets’ Corner, Ashover.
l Marty Lee entertains The Vic Club, Whitt Moor.
l There’s karaoke at Chesters, Whitt Moor.
MONDAY, AUGUST 1
l It’s jam night at Chesterfield’s County.
TUESDAY, AUGUST 2
l Tuesday is open acoustic night at the Old Poets’ Corner, Ashover.
l Resident pianist Peter Thorneycroft plays the Market Place, Cromford.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 3
l The battle of the bands continues at the Out of Town, Ripley, with Hands Held High, The Riverview, Just James, The Forgotten Reject and The Vulcans.
l Al Needham’s jazz band swings into action at the Olde House, Loundsley Green.
l Martin Ferguson plays the acoustic Wednesday night at Derby’s Flowerpot.