Main Stage

Market Place

Compered by

Andy Potter BBC Radio Derby

Eleanor Lee

Songs that are both fragile & substantial


Collective of Derby musicians with various releases under their belt 

Higgeldy Piggeldy Jazz

Professional jazz musicians with youngsters soloing

David Chabeaux

Acclaimed singer songwriter 

Karl & The Marx Brothers

Upbeat songs of love, politics & fun

The Open Road

Nine piece collection of singer songwriters and musicians

Mehiras Jewels 

Derby Rock and Pop Choir

Derby Serenaders

(Latin American style Marching band)
Make Tea not War

(expressive Dance troupe)
Cordao De Ouro Derby

(Capoeria & Brazilian Arts)


Knickerbocker Glorious 


Compered by David William Bell


Derwent Harps

Beautiful ,elegant & sedate 

Dwane Reads 

Performance Poet with his paper mache speech bubble & megaphone 

The Phil Langram Band 

"Notts blues, folk and jazz band"

Hayley Queen

"Smoky, bluesy, jazzy acoustic loveliness."

Josh Kemp

(Pop Acoustic Melodic trickery)
​Crompton’s Thresher​

(folkist  revolutionary ensemble from deepest Derby)

The Long Men

Original Acoustic Rock Blues band 

The Feathers 

(4 piece trad folk band with oomph )
DH Lawrence & the Vaudeville Skiffle Show

"Mean and moody, they can break your heart .... with skiffle."


Comedy Stage

Guildhall Arches

Compered by Tony Peppiatt

Claire May

Ben Ennis (The Mozart of stand up)

Martin Hastie

(NCF brand new to comedy winner 2012)
Bruce Edhouse

(of ‘A Finger of Judge’ Daves LCF)
Cheris Merryweather

(No Ordinary Stand Up Comedian)
Dan Nicholas
(Hallam FM’s Grand Comedy Howler 2012 Winner)
Lu Lo (& ‘friends’)

Matt Kinson (of Kinsons Clash for Cash)
Francis Jenking

(of ‘The Absolutist' Dave's LCF)
Patrick Draper
(Telford Comedy Club Performer of the year 2012)
CAP’N Pigheart (Gaaaaarhh!)

Ian Hall (aka Ramon Le Tigre)
James Hately

( Green Man festival in 2009 and 2010)
Matt Hollins
( Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year 2004)
Missimp in Action
(bizarre, funny & enthralling..Notts Eve Post)
Leanne McKie
(of ‘Barbara Steeles Wheels Of Steel’ Daves LCF)
Marshal B Anderson

(Angry Old Man on Stage)
Miskhills Mountain Rambler
(Bagthorpe's only 'Alt-Folk Skiffle' artist)

Singer Songwriter Stage


Compered by Simon Monagahan

Jonny Cooper

Smooth unadulterated pop originals 
Scott Thomas

Percussive Americana Folk  with bite

"BBC introducing artist"

Emma Bladen Jones

"Extremely talented with an enigmatic voice that never fails to draw in the audience." - Nottingham Live
Leah Sinead

Distinctive folky vocals with a winehouse drawl
Jason Barker

Melancholic acoustic sound with big chorus's and melodic vocal patterns.
Ben Haynes

Rich understated vocals & intricate style


Indie 4 piece Pop




Misimp Improvisation
Belly Dancing

Balloon Modelling

Home Grown Music, Comedy & Arts

Founded in Derbyshire

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