Esa Shields(avant-pop)/Queen Maud(ambient industrial)/The Insekts (DJ) FutureLiverpool.com Launch @ Sound Food and Drink 8pm
Launch event for a website that aims to raise awareness and encourage people-led action on planning applications happing in the city.
Flatpack @ Everyman Bistro 8pm
“Flatpack is a quietly theatrical piece, assembled and disassembled over the course of the performance itself.” Features live electronics, sound recordings, saxophone, percussion, reel to reel tape machines. It is the result of an intensive residency at the Islington Mill with four artists: Michael Cutting, Joe Snape, Danielle Dahl, and Kaj Duncan David.
Laura Cannell and In Atoms @ Everyman Bistro 8pm
Organised by Deep Hedonia, Laura Cannell will present minimal experiment folk based on early music, but more fragmented and embraces sounds of “wild animal calls and long forgotten liturgical fragments.” In Atoms is a local tapeloop composer.
Eduardo Niebla @ The Music Room 8pm
Cancer Bats @ O2 Academy 7pm
Too cold? Have a mosh. Canadian Hardcore.
Joanna Newsom @ Phil 7.30pm
The Heads/Dead Sea Apes @ The Ruby Lounge, Northern Quarter 7.30pm
Kronos Quartet @ RNCM 7.30pm
Programme includes works by Terry Riley, Martin Green of Lau, Laurie Anderson, and Komitas and Baba O’Riley (the Who). And 3 premieres.
Max Richter @ RNCM 7.30pm
Performing SLEEP and The Blue Notebooks.