Fuck London: the aftermath

Earlier this month, Vice offshoot Noisey ran a series of features about music “scenes outside the capital” called “Fuck London”. Hang on, that’s our name… This is our last word on the matter.

Wall Market Racketeers – How We Headlined Our Favourite Venue

Wall Market Racketeers Night and Day Manchester 3

Manchester’s Wall Market Racketeers have always dreamed of playing some of their city’s iconic venues. On Tuesday May 26 2015, they got the chance to do just that. Singer Alex Coates issues gritty dispatches from their rise, along with some tips for all struggling UK indie bands.

The 2015 Five Lamps Films 24 Hour Film Challenge!

Five Lamps 24 Hour Film Challenge 2015

Derby’s Five Lamps Films challenged 15 teams of film-makers to shoot, crop, and cut a three minute film in the space of 24 hours. The entrants were screened – and the winners were announced – at the close of the 2015 Derby Film Festival.

Derby Film Festival 2015 Preview

Derby Quad by Matt Jones

With over 90 films being shown across 10 days – 22 of which are previews, and one of which is a world premiere – the 2015 Derby Film Festival is set to be the biggest yet. We take a look at some of the highlights from their programme.