25 May — 16 June 2017

Getting Better? DJ Spooky and a wealth of local talent perform at Liverpool Phil

DJ Spooky took to the stage at the Philharmonic Hall’s Music Room with the Liverpool String Quartet to remix a number of Beatles’ classics including Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds, A Day in the Life, Penny Lane, Strawberry Fields and, of course, Getting Better itself.

Hosted by Radio 6 DJ Stuart Maconie and joined by a group of emerging Liverpool creatives who tackled the same theme through music, visual art and film.

Main guest vocalist was Bridget Barkan (USA) and artists included music producer LUCA, singer-songwriters Astles and LUИA, local Hip Hop, Dub, Garage and Grime artist Nicky Talent, spoken word artist SPXKEN, and visual artist Totti.