Tim Kerr, Bold Street Coffee

More than a coffee shop

Intrigued by the quality of their exhibitions and gigs, we head to Bold Street Coffee to get the lowdown… Ask any discerning Liverpool-dweller about their favourite hang-out, and Bold Street Coffee is bound...

Tony Kaye's Detachment

Film Podcast #1: Detachment and 360

In our inaugural film podcast, DW Mault reviews Tony Kaye’s Detachment, starring Adrien Brody, and City of God director Fernando Meirelles’ new film, 360. Hosted by director and cineaste DW Mault, with special...

Alif Ensemble

Alif Ensemble – Reviewed

Premiering in Liverpool ahead of the BT River of Music Festival, Alif Ensemble proved themselves nothing less than revelatory…  Humility, nerves and excitement. This is how the evening begins for the Alif Ensemble,...

Batman (The Dark Knight Returns) DC Comics

Dark Knight Rising…

This Friday sees the release of Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight Rises. To get in the mood, FACT screen the first two of the trilogy tomorrow…  In 1939, a new character referred to...

Niet Normaal, Bad Mummy by Birgit Dieker

Niet Normaal: Difference of Display – Reviewed

Amy Jones reviews Niet Normaal: Difference on Display, an exhibition provoking the question: ‘What is normal anyway?’ Last Thursday DaDaFest 2012 launched and with it a thought-provoking new exhibition at the Bluecoat; Niet...

Emperor X @ Bold Street Coffee

Emperor X @ Bold Street Coffee – Reviewed

  Bold Street Coffee hosted an evening of discovery and fraternity last week rounded off nicely by Emperor X… In a recent interview, Chad Matheny insisted that the moniker he has performed under...

I hate, Imogen Stidworthy, courtesy artist's website

The Big Interview: Imogen Stidworthy

Amy Jones spoke to Imogen Stidworthy, currently exhibiting in Niet Normaal: Difference on Display, at the Bluecoat as part of DaDaFest… Liverpool-based artist Imogen Stidworthy works largely with video and sound installations, often...

The Match Box By Frank McGuinness, Leanne Best as Sal (c) Christian Smith

Culture Diary w/c 16-07-12

Monday – ‘All together now…’ 1pm – 4pm @ the Museum of Liverpool FREE In recognition of the 50th anniversary of the release of the first Beatles single, fab four related events will...

Munich 1972 Olympic poster collection

1972 Olympic posters go on display

Jaded by the already overwhelming pre-Olympics coverage on TV? Get down to the Walker where a very special run of prints tell their own story of the social impact of the games… Try...