Review - Small Lies: Cowtown, Cheap Jazz and Biscuit Mouth

Posted on 10th Sep 2012

Small Lies assembled yet another mouth-watering bill for their latest show. Tom went along to The Blessington Carriage with a camera and a notepad to document the late summer shindig.

Q&A with... Anna Bloor

Posted on 10th Sep 2012

Lara caught up with 'The Little Ones Collection' creator Anna Bloor, for a chat about how her pet Chinchilla, 'Muffin' inspired a whole new business specialising in children's retail.

Interview - Allo Darlin'

Posted on 8th Sep 2012

Pete talks to Allo Darlin' about second album difficulties, Indietracks success and playing Derbyshire twice in just over two months.

Q&A with... Lesley Warrington

Posted on 7th Sep 2012

Rob caught up with Derby-based artist and designer, Lesley Warrington to find out more about her work and upcoming projects. 

A First Timer's Guide to Bloodstock

Posted on 6th Sep 2012

Having set up a sponsorship deal between Red Bull and this year's Bloodstock, Boast Sponsorship Director, Jimmy Drew fills Hatch’d readers in on his first experience of the metal festival.

Q&A with… Becky Smith

Posted on 5th Sep 2012

Photographer Becky Smith talks to Lauren about her diverse and fascinating work. 

Q&A with... Katie Fearn

Posted on 31st Aug 2012

Sam recently discovered the romantic photography of Katie Fearn and caught up with her for a chat to find out about her photography business Annabella Whispers.

Hatch'd Live Session: Haiku Salut

Posted on 31st Aug 2012

This month's Hatch'd session features Haiku Salut, Derbyshire's very own avant-garde, folk trio. 

Review - Salon 1

Posted on 28th Aug 2012

A handful of art work, a room full of people and a cosy space creates quite a buzz for one night only. 

Y-NOT Festival 2012

Posted on 27th Aug 2012

Now in it's 5th year, Derbyshire's Y-NOT Festival promises to be "small, fresh and loud". With such prestigous awards as the "grassroots festival award" and "best toilets" a great weekend was expected. Rob tootled on down to enjoy the event. 

The Visual Poetry of 1001 Objects

Posted on 19th Aug 2012

Lauren met up with curator and exhibitions officer Andrea Hadley-Johnson to discuss the creative elements of putting together an award-winning exhibit at Derby Museum and Art Gallery.  

The Carnival: documentary about Derby's Caribbean carnival

Posted on 13th Aug 2012

July 21st saw this year's annual Caribbean Carnival and parade through Derby. Local film-makers Daniel Romero and Sean Ford were tasked to capture its essence in a 60-minute documentary film.