New releases : April delivers on Independent music spectrum.

New releases : April delivers on Independent music spectrum.

With most major labels and mainstream acts backing away from releasing new music due to tour and festival cancelations during this global pandemic, a pathway has seemingly cleared for DIY artists to shine brighter. With music lovers appetite’s still insatiable for fresh sounds, I’ve chosen to focus on independent artists with new April releases that […]

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 Dance Festival LEAP Returns For 26th Year In Liverpool

Dance Festival LEAP Returns For 26th Year In Liverpool

In its 26th year, Liverpool-based festival LEAP will take over venues across the city, in a landmark change to how dance is programmed in the North West. Taking a lead from MDI’s new Director Martina Murphy, LEAP will feature sited and staged work along Hope Street and in major venues including Invisible Wind Factory, Unity Theatre and […]

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 Black Loops: Quick Fire Interview

Black Loops: Quick Fire Interview

Riccardo Paffetti aka Black Loops has established himself as one of House music’s most creative and innovative producers. Black Loops momentum has been building for a few years now, culminating in Traxsource recognising him as the number one Deep House Artist in 2017. This recognition has been further solidified with the release of his latest […]

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 BOOMTOWN ROCKS

BOOMTOWN ROCKS

Wow to the world that is BOOMTOWN and all its bizarreness. Having been out of the festival game for a good few years now, I had all but packed away my wellies and retired as an old girl, but when I got the call to go and review the creative genius that is boomtown, i […]

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 Positive Vibrations Festival to get you feeling irie

Positive Vibrations Festival to get you feeling irie

Pic: Ian Flanders What a weekend. When the sun gods align and there is a Reggae fezzie in town then you know i’m gonna be getting down. Reggae music is my absolute fave. Positive Vibrations literally smashed its 3rd year making itself known as the best Reggae festival on the North West, with an absolutely […]

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 Movema Bring Brazilian Dance Pioneer To Liverpool

Movema Bring Brazilian Dance Pioneer To Liverpool

Dance company Movema are very pleased to announce a masterclass with Rosangela Silvestre on Monday 21st May at Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts. The internationally renowned Brazilian dancer, choreographer and teacher will visit Liverpool for the first time ever, to deliver an evening of powerful movement with live music from master drummer Alysson Bruno as part […]

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 The Boomtown Fair – Behind The Mask

The Boomtown Fair – Behind The Mask

Thursday afternoon. Phone buzzes. Urbanista.  “Two press passes to Boomtown tomorrow, can you cover it?”. The answer, of course, a resounding YES. Within a couple of hours and a few phonecalls, we were packed and ready for the rolling hills of the Matterley Estate. Turned for four days into the UK’s craziest city, the Winchester […]

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