CHELCEE GRIMES FEATURE | The Scouse pop star shows that her bouncebackability is as formidable as her skills. CHELCEE GRIMES Order The 2018 Bido Lito! Journal Collating and celebrating 12 months in Liverpool’s creative and cultural endeavours, bringing together the story of 2018 in a deluxe, coffee table book format. Order The 2018 Bido Lito! Journal LIVE AT THE AERIE PREMIERE | The Remy Jude Ensemble's debut release, a visual EP in four parts LIVE AT THE AERIE THE BLUECOAT AND PERESTROIKA PODCAST | Jayne Casey and Bryan Biggs unearth some stories from The Bluecoat's archive THE BLUECOAT AND PERESTROIKA GREY SKIES BY ASTLES PREMIERE | The new track from the Southport song weaver GREY SKIES BY ASTLES THE BIDO LITO! NYE GUIDE 2018 PREVIEW | The best New Years Eve parties in Liverpool to see in 2019 with Skiddle THE BIDO LITO! NYE GUIDE 2018
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Issue 95 // EDITORIAL

ISSUE 95 EDITORIAL

Editor-in-Chief Christopher Torpey looks at why 'toxic' is 2018's deserving Word of the Year, and what we should do to change the nature of the debate.

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Order The 2018 Bido Lito! Journal

Collating and celebrating 12 months in Liverpool’s creative and cultural endeavours, bringing together the story of 2018 in a deluxe, coffee table book format.

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Issue 95 // FEATURE

CHELCEE GRIMES

The Scouse pop star shows that her bouncebackability is as formidable as her skills as she prepares an assault on the upper echelons of the charts.

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PREMIERE: GREY SKIES BY ASTLES

Hear the ace new track from singer songwriter Astles

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THE BIDO LITO! NYE GUIDE 2018

Avoid the guff and let us help you pick the best NYE parties in Liverpool this year

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THE WORLD IN ONE POSTCODE

Niloo Sharifi’s ode to L8 explores how the area is now the envy of top-down civic regeneration schemes the world over.

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THE REMY JUDE ENSEMBLE

The indie jazz super-group may be new on the scene, but they are by no means newbies, coming together in an effervescent commingling of talent.

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THE BLUECOAT AND PERESTROIKA

Jayne Casey and Bryan Biggs unearth some stories from The Bluecoat's archive

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Issue 95 // SPOTLIGHT

BRAD STANK

Brad sits down with us and talks Jack Kerouac, Marvin Gaye and his new EP, Eternal Slowdown.

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COMMUNITY MEMBERSHIP

The Bido Lito! Membership is changing as part of a global movement towards community journalism

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BLACK HISTORY FOREVER

Varaidzo illustrates some of the people from Liverpool’s historic black community that she feels should not just be celebrated during Black History Month.

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CHARITY SHOP POP

This Ormskirk native’s lush music has caught the attention of The Label Recordings.

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Portico Quartet

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24 Kitchen Street
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The Blinders

I Love Live Events @ Arts Club
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Issue 95 // DANSETTE

DANSETTE: LUNA

The producer and electronicist reveals some of the beats and sounds that inspired her new single, 5am.

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CHARITY SHOP POP

This Ormskirk native’s lush music has caught the attention of The Label Recordings.

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SMOPH

You may be more used to seeing her behind a drumkit with Pale Rider, but Sophie Thompson’s talent with her guitar and voice is just as formidable.

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Get The Blessing

Parr Jazz @ Parr Street Studios
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Slaves

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Tom Grennan

O2 Academy