AP.Net “Absolute Beginnings” Feature

Alex from AP.Net asked me to do a piece for their “Absolute Beginnings” feature, where band members share some insight into a record which greatly influenced their music tastes – check out my thoughts on how Saves The Day’s “Through Being Cool” influenced me, as well as responses from Anthony from Bayside, Chuck from Hot … Continue reading


I’d like to officially welcome everyone to the launch of this blog – please take the time to read the first post, “An Introduction”, as well as the story I posted in the Tour Stories category regarding Such Gold’s tour in Australia. Make sure to like/follow/what-have-you Long Days, Long Nights on Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr, … Continue reading

Tour Stories: Such Gold World Tour

To kick of the blog I figured I would post an excerpt from the Such Gold road blog I wrote for PropertyOfZack.com. The entry highlights our last day in the US before embarking on our world tour, the flight to Australia, the first few days of our Australian tour with No Trigger, and features pictures … Continue reading

An Introduction

  Hey there – I’d like to introduce myself and this blog to the world. My name is Nate Derby – I play guitar and tour extensively with the Rochester, NY pop-punk/hardcore band Such Gold. I’m currently 22 years old, and have toured in bands on and off since 2005, with the bulk of my … Continue reading