We look at the spaces where artists and makers are able to cut their teeth, thrive and create.
Barberos don their spandex to celebrate 25 years of Parr Street Studios with their choir epic The Ladius
In her second look at the role arts centres play in our communities, Julia Johnson focuses on two institutions – The Black-E and The Florrie – that have user-led art at their core.
Join us for the first meeting of the Bido Lito! Student Society at The Merchant on 7th February
We peer behind the curtain on In Response To... Alphonse Mucha, a series of songs spawned from viewing the Art Nouveau master's work
Editor Christopher Torpey muses on the spaces dedicated to music and creativity, how we should value them and create the conditions for even more spaces to flourish
Craig G Pennington summarises the key conclusions from a report on the health of our city’s music infrastructure, suggesting some key points for concern.
We look at the Bluecoats central role in Liverpool's cultural landscape
Moving from Chemistry dropout to fully-fledged jazz singer via a Paris art commune, meet one of Merseyside’s most impressive singer-songwriters.
We chat with SUB BLUE about his forthcoming EP, Suburban View, as well as what inspires his own brand of introspective RnB.
Grime is a DIY genre that has been forging its own path for over a decade - do we have a modern musical revolution in our midst?