The future of the music industry lies in grassroots development structures, writes local artist Helen Maw.
FESTIVAL | 27th - 28th August
Membership to the artist development scheme comes with industry-leading mentoring, rehearsal space and more
Orla Foster tracks the resilient journey of the singer-songwriter
El Gray explores culture's pivotal role in tackling the climate crisis
Cath Holland speaks to artists to see where the lines of passion, creativity and work meet
A weekend of live activity to celebrate Independent Venue week is coming to a screen near you.
Editor Elliot Ryder recalls his most recent memories of live music before the indefinite Covid-19 hiatus
Curios and hidden gems in Wirral, as chosen by some folkloric obsessives from the Leisure Peninsula.
Can cultural regeneration be the road to shortening the divide across The Mersey? Enter, Future Yard
Approaching normality with a socially distanced show in a brand new venue
Future Yard unveil new vision for an eco-friendly live music hub in Birkenhead
Near Future programme for pop-up venue in Birkenhead moved to the autumn, featuring Self Esteem, Evian Christ and more.
Our round-up of the best live photography from the past month.
A BBC Music Day event looks at mental wellness in the the modern music industry
The singer songwriter has been awarded a slot as part of the festival's New Noise Project
What to expect from the inaugural Birkenhead festival, headlined by Bill Ryder-Jones and Anna Calvi.
A brand-new Future Yard exclusive collaboration between Forest Swords and The Kazimier at Birkenhead Priory.
Combining new wave synths and serrated guitar, Hannah Rodgers is careering towards the top with tales of Small Mercies in the age of anxiety.
Join the big Birko bash this summer
Anna Calvi and Bill Ryder-Jones headline an exciting new Wirral festival