Gigs in Liverpool

If music be the food of love, play on! For music fans gigs in Liverpool should be at the top of the list for a good night out. There are always plenty on offer. Any music site worth its salt couldn't put music and gigs in Liverpool together without mentioning the Beatles. Fans will be delighted to know the city often hosts shows from top Beatles tribute acts, sometimes playing at the same venues that the fabulous four themselves played at, in their heyday.

Beatles fans can visit the permanent exhibition, The Beatles Story and learn how Liverpool was the city that helped to mould their musical and cultural influences. You can even take a tour round famous Beatles locations. The avid Beatles fan will be in their element in Liverpool, the birthplace of the band.

But fast-forward to the present and the city now has another act to be proud of - Rebecca Ferguson from X Factor fame. The shy mum-of-two with the honey soul vocal from X Factor 2010 also started out from humble Liverpool beginnings. The TV show was certainly an excellent springboard for Rebecca and fans get the chance to check out the annual X Factor tour which usually kicks off in January or February each year, with a string of dates that includes gigs in Liverpool. Check ticket availability early for this tour to avoid disappointment.

Liverpool gigs are among the best in the UK, which is no surprise considering the hotbed of musical talent this city is. From the Beatles to Rick Astley in the 80s, Atomic Kitten in the 90s and Rebecca Ferguson, the talent just keeps on coming.

Concerts come in all shapes and sizes in these days of musical diversity – from pop and rock performers to novelty acts and tribute bands. And the fans are just as diverse. But what floats your musical boat? Whatever your musical tastes, fans love nothing more than seeing their heroes in the flesh, so to speak. You've bought the CD, downloaded the tracks and watched the DVD, but nothing compares to those live gigs in Liverpool.

Pop fans with a penchant for chart-topping hits can always find the most popular acts doing a gig in Liverpool. The city has gone from strength to strength and has no problem attracting performers with strings of singles, hit albums and arena tours. Remember to book early for these gigs, to avoid disappointment.

Are you a would-be pop star? Rest assured you will have an opportunity to belt out the words to the hits that have seeped into the nation's collective musical consciousness. But if you are you a quiet music fan who likes to listen intently with no distractions, there will be a Liverpool gig venue to suit your particular music appreciation needs too.

And if you are a fan of urban grooves and RnB, Hip-Hop and Grime, keep your eyes peels and your ears tuned for a fabulous schedule of Liverpool gigs. Gigs in Liverpool are here to last, with every Liverpool gig venue getting involved. From those intimate spaces that give fans the chance to see their heroes up close and personal, to those awesome stunning stadium gigs. Music is here to stay!

But whatever type of live music fan you are, the range of shows that are just a call or a click away will not dissatisfy you. Prepare for some super sounds as the city plays hosts to a few of the best bands around. The success of every gig in Liverpool is down to the atmosphere – and that is down to the loyal fans.