Recommended This Week (01/07/11 – 07/07/11)

It’s July already and we’re half way through the year (where did that go?). This weekend sees a host of local acts performing alongside the likes of Iggy Pop and Tiao Cruz at the first Chester Rocks festival, back in the city the Everyman says its final goodbye and the 10 day Arabic Arts Festival begins

Fri 1st July

jools hollandJools Holland @ Echo Arena
Jools Holland and his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra will be the opening act of the 2011 Summer Pops Festival, performing at the Echo Arena on Friday 1 July with special guest star Sandie Shaw and guest vocalists Ruby Turner and Louise Marshall.
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arabic artsArabic Arts Festival across the City
Coming at a time when huge changes are taking place in the Arab world, Liverpool Arabic Arts Festival couldn’t be more timely in reflecting and interpreting these transformations. The Festival will be arriving on 1st July for ten days
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elevator barElevator Bar Launch @ CUC
The official launch party this Friday. Invite only event. On the night there will be complementary drinks and samples of house pizzas, freshly baked! You can RSVP by filling in the form online: http://bit.ly/elevatorlaunch
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vetiverVetiver @ Mojo
The acclaimed San Francisco based group are signed to legendary Seattle based label Sub Pop in the US, while the revered Bella Union label handles their releases in the UK. Somewhat of a coup for LMW and Harvest Sun Promotions
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Sat 2nd July

chester rocksChester Rocks @ Chester Racecourse
The first ever large scale music festival in the city. Saturday is the poppier of the two days with Taio Cruz, McFly and The Saturdays topping the bill
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out of the blueOut of the Blue Festival @ Everton Park
Community festival in memory of Joseph Lappin. Bands and musicians featured throughout the day include The Bo Weevils, Johnny O’Connell from Groundpig, energetic rock trio The Ora and guitarist Neil Campbell
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everyman finaleFinale @ Everyman
Before work begins on the brand new Everyman, the first 47 years of its history will be celbrated with a special send-off. The event on Hope St is free and will begin around 9.30pm outside the Everyman for the rousing send-off.
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Sun 3rd July

chester rocksChester Rocks @ Chester Racecourse
Day two brings the rock to the Roodee with Iggy Pop, Leftfield and I am Kloot the pick of the bunch
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Thurs 7th July

anna di scalaAnna Di Scala @ Parr St
3345 Parr Street will host an exhibition of works by Anna DiScala, one of Liverpool’s best selling artists. There’ll be fine Mediterranean Food, Wine and Song to accompany this never before seen artwork
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