Liverpool Music Week 2016 reveals closing party featuring Clinic and cream of Merseyside’s new artists



As details come through of a monster closing party to celebrate Liverpool Music Week 2016, GetintothisDavid Hall gives you the rundown on a right old shindig.

Liverpool Music Week have announced details of their 2016 closing party, which is set to take place on November 4 at various venues across the North Liverpool docklands, featuring a huge line up of some of the best in Merseyside and national talent, including headliners Clinic.

With the announcement coming hot on the heels of Liverpool City Council’s Ten Streets project, which aims to regenerate the North Liverpool Docklands and nurture a creative environment in the area, the LMW16 Closing Party is set to be a major calendar addition.

Taking place across Liverpool creative spaces including Invisible Wind Factory, Northshore Troubadour, Meraki and more, the closing party will be a celebration of the Merseyside music scene. Stages have been curated by Getintothis and Bido Lito! plus promoters Milk Presents.

liverpool-music-week-2016-closing-party-artwork_updatedMerseyside favourites and Domino Recordings signees, experimental art-rock heroes Clinic will headline the closing party, which will also feature Barberos’ Spandex Party.

This will see the masked Liverpool noise terrorist trio deliver a full album show, featuring collaborations with GIT Award winners All We Are, plus Stealing Sheep and more.

A spokesman for LMW said “We are so excited to be announcing this year’s Closing Party on Friday November 4. Always a wild way to end every LMW Festival, if you’ve attended one before you’ll know just what we’re talking about.
We’re also absolutely thrilled that Clinic will headline this year’s grand finale with their first ever live show at Liverpool Music Week, topping the bill of an all-star local affair that this year is to be a hosted across a labyrinth of stages in Liverpool’s blossoming North Docks area, and centred around The Kazimier‘s new venue, The Invisible Wind Factory. Not to be missed!

Liverpool Music Week full 2016 listings

The full list of additions for the closing party features the cream of Liverpool musical talent, shaping up like this: All We Are, Apatt, Asuzena, The AV SocietyBarberos, Big SafariBonnacons of Doom, Cavalier Song, Cavalry, Clinic, Danye, Faux Queens, Galactic Funk Militia, Graham Dunning Mechanical Techno, I See Rivers, Lying Bastards, Mamatung, Ovvls, RongoRongo, Sankofa, Strange Collective, The Aleph, The Floormen, The Shipbuilders, Stealing Sheep, The Wicked WhispersVeyu and XamVolo, plus DJ sets from Bernie Connor and Charles Hayward.

A full breakdown of the stages will be revealed soon on Getintothis.

Liverpool Music Week Closing Party takes place on Friday, November 4. Buy tickets here.