Issue Two of Classic Pop sees the introduction of a brand new feature. ‘So Much To Answer For’ explores musical backgrounds of cities and towns and pieces together how artists are connected. This issue, we went for Liverpool.

“From The Teardrop Explodes to Echo & The Bunnymen, OMD to Frankie Goes To Hollywood, Liverpool was a hotbed of creativity in the late seventies and throughout the eighties. And it all started with a modest club called Eric’s…”

Join Classic Pop on a tour through Liverpool. Feel like you’re in Eric’s with the bands, or getting you head shaved at A Cut Above The Rest, as Punk is born and New Romanticism begins to form, in this exclusive article.

Listen to Classic Pop’s Spotify playlist of what we consider Liverpool’s best tracks, as you immerse yourself into Liverpool’s classic pop music scene.