It’s Liverpool: 23rd July 2016

One day around and about Liverpool. Meeting friends, listening to music, appreciating the place. Always a pleasure. Quiet conversations, cups of tea in elegant china and always a photographic treat. With music to follow! Next it’s the 26 bus from the Baltic out to Sefton Park, where the Liverpool International Music Festival is having its […]

It’s Heaven Up Here – LIMF 2015

This year’s Liverpool International Music Festival, we’re up to Year 3 of these already, happened in Sefton Park, and I was there keeping an eye on things. The Park itself as much as the music. Three perfect Liverpool days. Here’s what they looked like to me. Three days in fields full of friends. Good to meet you all. […]

Saturday in Town

Guess what, summer’s arrived. Or at any rate as sunny a weekend as we’ve had for many a long week. Saturday dawned as blue skied as my day around Lark Lane on Friday, so me and the camera went out for a nose around town. There was also a serious ampunt of music happening. Soul music […]

Liverpool International Music Festival, 2014

In which our writer, who can barely hear at the moment, goes to a Record Fair and a Music Festival. Confession time, I haven’t been feeling very well for well over two months now. Meaning that some of the larger events from this summer in Liverpool have gone entirely unobserved by this blog. I just […]

Seeing Deaf School

At the Liverpool International Music Festival this week I saw an astonishing performance from one of the best bands I’ve ever seen in my life, Deaf School. And was surprised to realise I’ve been going to see Deaf School, with many a long gap, for the best part of 40 years. The first time we […]