Notts/Derbyshire-based metal band Plague of Ares will be launching their debut EP at The New Inn in Ilkeston on Friday, November 2.
Bassist Scott Moody is from Ilkeston and the band wanted to launch the four track EP, called The Plague, locally as a thanks to fans and friends for their valued support.
The female-fronted outfit will then embark on a UK promotional tour. CDs will be available on the night at a special price.
Support comes from female-fronted rock band Angel of Solace with rock disco by Wolfman & It.
Admission to the gig is free and the first band will be onstage at 9pm.