Just 4 days to go before Sound City kicks off for the 12th year

The UK’s leading independent festival of emerging music, arts and discovery, Sound City, is back in Liverpool this weekend.

Embracing the wild spirit of discovery, the electrically-charged festival is again set to showcase 100s of the very best emerging bands, artists and performers from across the world and closer to home, as well as genre-defining headliners. Celebrating its 12th year as one of the UK’s defining city-based festivals, it’s an eclectic multi-venue experience with the chance to see many artists, bands and performers up close in a series of intimate spaces.

Now established back in the city centre, the festival enters 2019 with two of the UK’s most forward-thinking and dynamic headliners. The festival weekend starts with the Sound City+ conference on Friday 4th May, featuring a full day of illuminating, engaging and inspiring keynote speeches, interviews, roundtable debates, workshops, business meetings and much more.

Across the weekend, there are a whole host of bands playing throughout the city, including a stage at the world famous Cavern Club. Loyle Carner, Mabel, Shame, The Magic Gang, Louis Berry, Blaenavon, Confidence Man, slowthai, The Tea Street Band, King No-One, Kara Marni, Clean Cut Kid, Soak, Stella Donnelly, Spinn, Red Rum Club, and many more will take to the many stages across the three day event.

Feature Image Credit: Michelle Roberts