Thanks to those who've been coming to the sessions so far. We've been working on Bantu rhythms that developed in Cuba and will continue with these while starting to introduce the fundamentals of rumba. We continue fortnightly at Dubrek Studios in Derby. Just come to the sessions you can make but please drop me a line as space and drums are limited!
3D - Derby Djembe Drummers are a group of Djembe and Dunun percussionists that meet once a week at Dubrek Studios Cafe, Becket Street, on Wednesdays to learn rhythms new and old. We occasionally perform in Derby to the general public, so look out for us in the near future! We meet around 7pm, and rehearse for around two hours with a tea/coffee/beer break in the middle thanks to the newly licensed cafe area. Sessions are £7 per person, £5 for over-60s or students.We recommend booking your place so that we can be sure to have enough equipment with us for each rehearsal. If you'd like to joi...
HOLDING PATTERNS New power trio from three fifths of Crash of Rhinos and The Jesus Years. Loud guitar music. AZACCA New band featuring 3/4 of the mighty Ox Scapula plus one ex member of Spy Versus Spy. Picking up where Ox left off, so expect very good things. Tense, complex, melodic yet dischordant post-punk. This event will also double up as Dubrek's Christmas Party. More details to come on that soon! £5 entry + booking fee. Ticket link imminent.
----- £5 OTD ----- THE UK's NUMBER ONE BUDGET NIRVANA TRIBUTE ACT RETURNS TO DERBY! After packing out the last show, Nirdvana are reuniting for a one-off show in Derby's city centre. Hosted in the amazing liveroom of Dubrek studios, for an intensive and intimate show. Support act TBA