Eagulls and an assorted collection of noise-makers rolled into Liverpool, Getintothis' Nick Lodge finds something of substance buried beneath the dissonance.
Ellesmere Port producer Evian Christ has yet to play a single show on Merseyside yet his influence on the region's revitalised electronic landscape cannot be understated, in the second of our GIT Award nominee profiles, Getintothis' Mike Townsend chronicles the path a young Joshua Leary has taken from bypassing the characteristic route to globe-trotting, Kanye-collaborating superstar DJ in waiting.
A picture may paint a thousand words but you really had to be there to fully experience the sights and sounds of everisland:AQUARIA
Lapsley is Merseyside music's hottest artist right now, yet with just a handful of tunes to her name the weight of expectation seemed a tad unfair, Getintothis' Laurie Cheeseman reports on her debut performance and finds an artist seemingly ready to lap all up.
From all corners of the globe, All We Are have made Liverpool their home, much to the city's benefit. Getintothis' Orla Foster meets a trio living by the ethos of all for one and one for all.
Stones Throw hip hop icon Peanut Butter Wolf brings the Our Vinyl Weighs A Ton tour to Liverpool, Getintothis' Adam McAleavey reports.
Sunday Shining star Finlay Quaye to top Africa Oye bill for festival's 22-year run.
Bob Dylan appeared in an advert for Chrysler during Super Bowl XLVIII. It wasn't the first time he's spoken for a corporation either. The naysayers feel betrayed, while his acolytes suggest the recent spot may well be a huge help to the state of Detroit and its ailing car industry. Will it? Does that justify him taking the ad'? Do we care? Getintothis' Alan O'Hare flicks through the commercial back pages and examines the relationship between artists and adverts over the decades.
Jerk-pop Liverpool outfit Run Tiger Run cross Glastonbury Festival talent scouts' radars, Getintothis' Lauren Jones reports on a band ready to pounce.
When The Strypes first came to Liverpool there was startled amazement, but with Alex Turner's 'rock 'n' roll' speech still ringing in his ears, Getintothis John Gibbons asks is there more to this super-young collective from Ireland?
Aintree bosses team up with Getintothis to host new music talent at Grand National.
Orchestral manoeuvres from outer space, a reimagined Penguin Cafe take to the Epstein Theatre, Getintothis' Jamie Bowman suggest the aliens maybe wooed to planet earth.
Williamson Tunnels provide the spectacular setting for Aquaria - a voyage to the depths of a deep blue planet, Getintothis' Laurie Cheeseman revels in his psychedelic underwater trip.
Kathryn Williams, Stefan Melbourne and Liverpool talent Lizzie Nunnery plus Ragz Nordset join a host of live offerings from the team who like to stir it up, albeit gently.
Cheatahs pounced on a willing audience and dined out, Getintothis' Nick Lodge ran with the herd.