Imma Let You Finish, but here’s why Kanye is Perfect for Glastonbury

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“The petition has given way to a barrage of vitriol on West” Back in 2008, Jay-Z became the first ever R&B act to headline the prestigious Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury. Noel Gallagher, opinionated and angry Manc, infamously lambasted the decision saying, “Glastonbury has a tradition of guitar music… I’m not having hip-hop at More...

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By Rory Hughes On Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

Creamfields 2015: A preview

Creamfields is back this summer and the line-up is set to be bigger and more diverse than ever. The award winning festival is set to feature acts that cover all genres of electronic music, from the country infused More...

By Joseph Hart On Tuesday, March 10th, 2015

Threshold Festival Returns for Fifth Year

Threshold Festival is set to return to Liverpool on 27 March for a three-day celebration of grassroots music, theatre, film, performance and visual arts. Heading into its fifth year, its first major milestone, Festival More...

By Sydney Cronin On Friday, March 6th, 2015

Paul McCartney to play homecoming show at Echo Arena

Sir Paul McCartney has today announced his first set of U.K. shows in three years in which he will bring his band to Liverpool’s Echo Arena. The 72-year-old is due to play the arena on Thursday May 28, as More...

By Sydney Cronin On Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

Tame Impala to play debut Liverpool gig

Perth-based psychedelic outfit Tame Impala have this week confirmed their debut Liverpool gig is to take place on September 9 at the Liverpool Olympia. The Grammy-nominated band led by Kevin Parker have announced More...

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By Alice van den Bosch On Monday, February 16th, 2015

If Music be the Food of Love…National Youth Orchestra comes to the University of Liverpool

That tickets have been going fast for this occasion should come as no surprise as for the next week the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain (NYO) will perform in the brand new venues provided in the Guild. More...

By Sydney Cronin On Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

Wayne Coyne, Julian Cope and Viv Albertine added to Sound City conference line-up

  Liverpool Sound City have today announced a line-up of influential music figures for this year’s conference which is to be based on the key themes of The Unsung Hero, focusing on the mavericks and More...

By Sydney Cronin On Wednesday, February 4th, 2015

The Statue 4 Eppy Concert Announced to Raise Funds for Brian Epstein Statue

On Sunday 28 February, a star-studded concert is to take place at Liverpool’s Epstein Theatre, a fund-raising event for the high profile Statue 4 Eppy campaign. The concert, which is expected to raise the More...

By Sydney Cronin On Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015

Johnny Marr to play intimate Liverpool gig in March

It has today been announced that Johnny Marr is to play a one-off intimate gig in Liverpool’s Arts Club in March. 2 days before playing alongside the likes of The Who, Paul Weller and Noel Gallagher’s More...

By Khalida Abdulrahim On Friday, January 16th, 2015

Two of Liverpool Echo’s ’13 best concerts to watch in 2015′ at Liverpool Guild

  The Liverpool Echo has released a list of the top concerts in Liverpool this year. Two of them happen to be taking place here on campus at the Liverpool Guild. They are the Jesus and Mary Chain on February More...