Chesterfield ended a run of seven league games without a win as they defeated local side Barnsley 2-1 on Saturday 22nd November. A brace from Eoin Doyle, the country’s top scorer, put the Spireites 2-0 ahead before a late goal from Keith Treacy pulled one back for the Tykes to set up a nervous conclusion. However, the home side managed to hold on and see out an important victory at the Proact Stadium. (more…)
The High Hazels sold out The Leadmill in their hometown on Thursday 20th November 2014. I interviewed frontman James Leesley ahead of the gig to find out about the tour, the debut album and to learn more about this up and coming Sheffield band.
Describing themselves as “The Official Tribute Band to the Arctic Monkeys”, the ‘Antarctic Monkeys’ rocked the O2 Academy in Sheffield on Saturday 15th November in front of a passionate crowd.
The Kooks headlined a sold out O2 Academy in Sheffield on Friday 14th November as part of their UK Tour in support of their newest album ‘Listen’
Bring Me The Horizon took part in a meet and greet with hundreds of fans on Friday 7th November at Drop Dead in Sheffield as they launched their new clothing line ‘Horizon Supply Co’.
I was invited behind the scenes to cover the event and see the last minute preparations for this special launch party. Read about the day below.
Saint Motel made a wonderful first impression on Sheffield as they made their first visit on Thursday 6th November 2014. The American band had the steel city crowd moving and singing-along to a number of catchy tracks including their hit single ‘My Type’.
The Proact Stadium played host to one of the poorest matches it has ever seen on Saturday 1st November, as Chesterfield and Yeovil Town played out a goalless draw.