Colin Serjent and his camera visited Africa Oye, the UK’s biggest live festival of African music and culture, which took place in Sefton Park over the weekend of 22nd and 23rd June.
Ashley McGovern reviews the new Danny Boyle film Yesterday, showing at Picturehouse from 28th June.
Rob Harrison is back with reviews of the new offerings of albums for May and June including A Certain Ratio and Charly Bliss.
Samera Thalen reviews the exhibition of video and installation by Ericka Beckman and Marianna Simnett, on at FACT until 16th June.
Tracey Dunn reviews the exhibition of drawings by Nina Edge, on at the Unity Theatre until 27th July.
Ashley McGovern reviews the comedy high school movie Booksmart, directed by Olivia Wilde and showing at Picturehouse from 31st May.
Lisa Worth reviews the documentary film Freedom Fields which follows a football mad group of Libyan women who are determined to play, not just watch.
Ashley McGovern reviews Amazing Grace, the documentary film about Aretha Franklin recording her live gospel album, showing at Picturehouse from 24th May.
Joe Coventry reviews the art exhibition by Gabalau, which is at the Cafe 92° on Hardman Street until June 22nd.
Joe Coventry reviews the album Last Year’s News, the final part of multi-talented Neil Campbell’s Flood Trilogy.
Steve Moss reviews the Smithdown Road Festival which took place over the May Day bank holiday weekend.
John Owen reviews Remembering the Roma Holocaust, the exhibition of recently discovered photographs marking the 75th anniversary of the destruction of the ‘Gypsy Camp’ in Auschwitz.
Ashley McGovern reviews Chekhov’s First Play, presented by Dead Centre at the Liverpool Playhouse.
Jennifer Walker reviews My Fairfield Lady, on at the Royal Court till the 25th May.
Colin Serjent reviews the Icelandic film Woman At War, showing at Picturehouse from 3rd May.
Ashley McGovern reviews the adaption of Joseph Conrad’s Heart of Darkness, on at the Liverpool Playhouse till 4th May.
Colin Serjent reviews Into The Detail, the photography exhibition by Simon Banks, on at the Arts Hub 47 Gallery on Lark Lane until 12th May.
Darren Guy reviews the concert The Joni Mitchell Songbook performed by Court and Spark, five of the North West’s most experienced musicians celebrating the music of Joni Mitchell at the Capstone Theatre.
Mostyn Jones reviews Mike Leigh’s classic comedy play Abigail’s Party, on at the Liverpool Playhouse until 30th March.
Joe Coventry reviews the Liverpool International Jazz Festival, now in its seventh year with headline artists including Darius Brubeck Quartet, Atom String Quartet and Vein.