The Suicide of Western Culture - LIV-BCN Festival 2015

Playlist: Liverpool-Barcelona: In-Flight Entertainment

Ahead of this weekend’s LIV-BCN Barcelona Festival, Anthony Ellis appreciates the scorching line-up and takes a moment to remember his first trip to The City of Counts… The first time I went to Barcelona...

Rail Cables Spring Selection 2015 by BEING / BENOIT PIOULARD / SYMBOL / DEAD VOICES ON AIR

Playlist: Rail Cables’ Spring Selection 2015 (Exclusive Mix)

Grab some headphones, buy a ticket and take a seat: celebrating the release of their Spring Selection later this month with an exclusive mix for The Double Negative, Dave Tate rides along with the Rail...

Rocket Recordings: Shit & Shine album 54 Synth-Brass, 38 Metal Guitar, 65 Cathedral

Playlist: Rocket Recordings

Joshua Potts extols the virtues of a record label appealing to the outer limits of psychedelia… Rocket Recordings, by its very nature, invigorates one of the most mutable angles to great music without succumbing...

Jane Weaver

Playlist: GIT Award Shortlist 2015

With some of the excellent shortlist already signed to Domino, XL and Heavenly Recordings, do we really need the Get Into This Award? Joshua Potts considers Merseyside’s music scene now… As Sound City climbs a...

Ballet School -- Playlist: 10 Best Winter Gigs In Liverpool

Playlist: 10 Best Winter Gigs In Liverpool

Silver Apples, John Grant, Flyte, Method Man… Heather Garner rounds up the best, critically-acclaimed live music gracing Liverpool’s venues this Winter… Out with the shorts and T-shirts, in with the scarves and woolly...

20,000 Days On Earth

Playlist: 20,000 Days On Earth With Nick Cave

Ahead of the UK release of his critically-acclaimed documentary film, Nick Cave fan Sinead Nunes explores his ‘gargantuan’ body of work… Next week, 20,000 Days On Earth, a fascinating new documentary about Nick Cave...

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Playlist: Hey! Ho! Let’s Go! Remembering The Ramones

With the sad passing of drummer and last surviving bandmate, Tommy Ramone, over the weekend, Joseph Viney reminds us why The Ramones stood out in a New York punk scene teeming with talent… The...

Playlist: Miles Davis' Lift to the Scaffold (1958)

Playlist: Miles Davis’ Lift to the Scaffold (1958)

Ahead of a screening and discussion at Cornerhouse tomorrow, Kieran Duffy marvels at the “blisteringly energetic bebop” created for Louis Malle’s New Wave thriller… The legendary musician Miles Davis was a figure at...

Carey Young, Body Techniques. Walk On, The Atkinson

Playlist: Walk On

Inspired by The Atkinson’s new exhibition, Walk On, C James Fagan ponders the perfect tracks to stroll along to… Very recently I wrote about the strange alchemy of walking, of walking as a...