17TH - 24TH AUGUST
We’ve dredged the myriad listings to bring you the best of what’s going down in the cinemas, galleries, venues and other creative quarters, with six of the most exciting gigs, exhibitions, shows and anything else we like the look of. Never miss our picks by signing up to our newsletter and get news of competitions, the latest Bido Lito! magazine hitting the streets and other bulletins to ensure you know about the latest goings on. This week our monthly Social, reggae royalty and lit legends…
ST JUDE THE OBSCURE
81 Renshaw – 17/08
In an act of unparalleled synchronicity, issue 81 of Bido Lito! will be welcomed into the world at 81 Renshaw. As if that wasn’t enough we’ve got a trio of fabulous act with TV ME and Luna raising the curtain for the brilliant St Jude The Obscure. Free to Bido Lito! members / £5 otd. More details here.
24 Kitchen St – 17/08
The Godfather of neo-soul stops by Kitchen Street for what promises to be a monumental gig, don’t miss this chance to see a legend. Find out more here.
Buyers Club – 17/08
A brilliant array of local musicians are playing a gig to support the brilliant work of the city’s fastest growing festival – Smithdown Road. With the headliners are Jo Mary, The Change, The Floormen and other community spirited folk. Find out all the info here.
District – 17/08
From Positive Vibration to Africa Oyé, Liverpool’s thriving reggae scene comes alive for one of the genre’s kings. Big Youth and The Upper Cut Band have chosen our city as their only North West date for a reason, make sure you repay the compliment. More details here.
24 Kitchen St – 19/08
Gilles Petersen is looking for the future of leftfield music in Liverpool. This one-off gig will ably represent the project with sets from NuTribe, Suedebrown and more. Read more about Future Bubblers here.
LITERARY HEROINES SUPPER CLUB
HUS – 20/08
Celebrate the Jane Ayre, the Girl With The Dragon Tattoo and other strong female leads from literary history with the culinary book worms at HUS. Find out more here.