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MICHAEL ALDAG

A rising star who is managing to merge classic Scouse songwriting with the freshness of contemporary electronic production.

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COW

Kyle Lee juggles his time between a couple of North Wales-via-Liverpool bands, but finds the most catharsis in this grungy countrified outfit

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RACHAEL JEAN HARRIS

Crafting highly-charged songs from the frantic emotions of life’s ups and downs is a characteristic of this jazz-inflected songwriter

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GOOD PROBLEMS

Canadian grunge and British indie collide in the swirl of noise created by this Liverpool-based four-piece

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THE INDICA GALLERY

Indie surrealism is the order of the day with this five-piece of psych obsessives

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KYAMI

Hailing from upstate New York, this neo-soul vocalist and producer has put down roots in Liverpool since being recognised by LIMF Academy as one of 2018’s Most Ready Artists.

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THE PEACH FUZZ

The five-piece Skeleton Key noisemakers invite you to get down with their hazy cosmic jive

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BRAD STANK

Brad sits down with us and talks Jack Kerouac, Marvin Gaye and his new EP, Eternal Slowdown.

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CHARITY SHOP POP

This Ormskirk native’s lush music has caught the attention of The Label Recordings.

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SARA WOLFF

We challenge you not to be smitten by the storytelling nous of this artist with inventive lyricism

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YANK SCALLY

One of the city’s most underrated sound designers, YANK SCALLY’s experimental pop is a result of a joyous musical obsession that’s as inspiring as it is uplifting.

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REMY JUDE

A social commentator who brings a dash of nu soul goodness to Liverpool hip hop, along with an unflinching lyrical honesty.

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SPILT

Runcorn’s latest rock rabble rousers are on the kind of march that makes them difficult to ignore. In their case, ignorance is definitely not bliss.

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TRACKY

Adidas Originals and retro pop stylings; welcome to the world of Tracky TV

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GEORGIA BLACK

London-born electronic soul artist fuses Portishead with Peggy Lee

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SALT THE SNAIL

SALT THE SNAIL’s vocalist Krystian explains why being in a noisy, alt. grunge band with your mates and shoehorning in wrestling references is the most fun you can have.

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SHAK OMAR

Seasons is the perfect introduction to Shak Omar, a bold new voice on Merseyside for RnB-tinged soul.

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SEATBELTS

Toeing the line between excitement and disenchantment, SEATBELTS are a creative relief valve for a clutch of the region’s most creative minds.

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CHUPA CABRA

The Deeside gutter punks signed to Trashmouth Records blend incisive lyrics and shouty, unapologetic brashness.

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WILROY

The widescreen, warped soul music found on the Liverpool-based Canadian producer’s new EP is the perfect way to soothe a busy mind.

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YAMMERER

One dose of madcappery from the many-limbed beat combo that is Yammerer will leave you smitten. Enter the funhouse with the band’s dynamic frontman Jason.

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GOD ON MY RIGHT

Liverpool-born brothers Sean and Michael Hollywood are channeling their inspirations through a fizzing strain of darkwave electronica.

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WILD FRUIT ART COLLECTIVE

Jamie Roberts from esoteric, guitar-jamming rock curveballs Wild Fruit Art Collective talks about the group’s “scatty” origins.

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ESME BRIDIE

With her first full-length album due for release in March, this emotive singer-songwriter is finally ready to step into the limelight.

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KING HANNAH

Hannah Merrick is revelling in her band’s development into a growly, country-tinged rock outfit – and so are we.

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EXPLORING BIRDSONG

Step inside and marvel at Exploring Birdsong’s world of “piano-driven progressive rock”

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KATIE MAC

The Huyton-born artist channels a well of personal experience into her charged, emotional songwriting.

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EYESORE AND THE JINX

Josh Miller, Eyesore And The Jinx’s vocalist and bassist, on their “collection of maudlin odes to the world’s impending annihilation”.

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HARLEE

“Uplifting soulful pop with a sprinkle of teenage yearning.” Warrington-based Harlee talks us through her musical life and taking inspiration from her experiences.

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DIALECT

“A loose constellation of musical and non-musical sounds.” Andrew PM Hunt, the mind behind the Dialect moniker, muses on latest release Loose Blooms

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CARTWHEELS ON GLASS

CARTWHEELS ON GLASS mix dark humour and stark reality to create “manic depressive pop music”. Vocalist and guitarist Craig Sinclair gives us an insight on the world of the five-piece.

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BISCH NADAR

Alt-prog-pop-rock outfit BISCH NADAR blend a heady mix of genres to make “big fun, big riffs and big beats”

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SUB BLUE

We chat with SUB BLUE about his forthcoming EP, Suburban View, as well as what inspires his own brand of introspective RnB.

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PALE RIDER

“Space rock that your Dad will probably enjoy.” Four-piece PALE RIDER let us into their world of nuclear power ballads.

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NUTRIBE

Groove and more groove is the order of the day with multidimensional vibe collective NUTRIBE.

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VENUSIAN

“Dark trip hop, inspired by science fiction and 80s synthwave.” Meet otherworldly four-piece Venusian

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LUNA

LUNA is a rising star of the electronic pop scene, amalgamating the sound of the classical voice with the innovation of electronica

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HANNAH’S LITTLE SISTER

From promising solo project to full-blown a quartet, HANNAH’S LITTLE SISTER are a lo-fi pop sensation in waiting

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BILL NICKSON

Vulnerable DIY guitar pop with electronic undercurrents: meet the bedroom guitarist with a heart of song

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INDIGO MOON

The fearsome quintet let us in on the melting pot of influences that are behind the group’s storming new EP Anatomy.

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HER’S

The transnational jangle pop duo explain what being a "supersonic spectral wave band" actually means

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NEIL NOA

Modern soul vocalist and guitarist NEIL NOA explains how his infatuation with music began, ahead of his July LIMF Summer Jam appearance.

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GRRRL POWER

The DIY collective are bringing a vital new approach to the way women and non-binary people access arts

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I SEE RIVERS

Your latest Scandimania obsession is here, in the form of the pastoral float folk of this Norwegian trio

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AGP

The dreamy project of intrepid instrument juggler Andrew Gordon Parry has taken on many iterations, but the latest has us captivated.

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THE SHIPBUILDERS

Guitarist, vocalist and songwriter Matthew Loughlin-Day from Scouserock four-piece The Shipbuilders on the roots and echoes in their sound

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DANYE

Four like-minded souls who weave a particularly dreamy thread of space pop while trying to find some escapism from the real world.

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AMINA ATIQ

The Yemeni published poet and member of Writing on the Wall’s young writers group uses her words to protest and educate

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PIXEY

“Lo-fi electric guitar riffs with a feel-good pop beat”

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