Cavern News

International Pop Overthrow returns to the Cavern

Friday, 12 May 2017
International Pop Overthrow returns to the Cavern next week – and both the festival and the club are celebrating anniversaries in 2017. This year’s event is extra special because it is the 15th year the IPO has been staged in
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Pretty Green sponsors International Beatleweek!

Friday, 12 May 2017
It’s been announced that The Beatles & Apple Corps X Pretty Green have come together to form a very special collaboration in recognition of the 50th Anniversary of the seminal Beatles album, Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band and we're delighted to have them on board for this year's
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Motown at the Cavern!

Friday, 12 May 2017
Celebrate 60 years of the Cavern this summer with Smooth Radio and original Motown artists, Mary Wilson and Martha Reeves & The Vandellas. Two of the biggest names of Motown are heading for the Cavern this summer to help us
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UKBlues Challenge at the Cavern

Thursday, 27 April 2017
The Cavern is set to host the 4th UKBlues Challenge this September. The event is part of the club’s on-going 60th anniversary celebrations and harks back to the days when some of the blues greats played at Mathew Street. Four
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The Cavern’s 60th Birthday Celebrations Continue!

Thursday, 20 April 2017
It may be three months since the Cavern officially turned 60, but the party isn’t over. In fact, it’s carrying on all year long. The Cavern opened its doors on January 16, 1957 as a basement jazz club modelled on
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Cavern welcomes Mayors and Lord Mayors in official visit

Thursday, 13 April 2017
The Cavern has welcomed a host of Mayors and Lord Mayors as part of a special day out for the civic chiefs. Liverpool Lord Mayor Cllr Roz Gladden was hosting the day long event to show off the city’s attractions.
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Hand Clappin’ & Foot Stompin’ with Geno Washington!

Wednesday, 12 April 2017
Geno Washington might notice a few changes when he returns to the Cavern this month. But that’s not surprising when you consider his last date at 10 Mathew Street was almost 52 years ago. The then 22-year-old, freshly demobbed from
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Andy Fairweather Low to tick Cavern off his ‘Bucket List’!

Thursday, 30 March 2017
When Andy Fairweather Low appears in Liverpool on April 6 it will be the culmination of a long-held ambition. Because despite the Welshman having chalked up half-a-century in the music business, he’s somehow missed out on playing the Cavern Club
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Liverpool celebrates 50 years Sgt. Pepper

Thursday, 23 March 2017
Liverpool is celebrating the 50th anniversary of 'Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band' this summer by bringing the album ‘home’ for 13 stunning new world premieres. Each of the events - running between May 25 and June 16 – is
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Help the Cavern get a Blue Plaque!

Tuesday, 21 February 2017
Every BBC local radio station in England and the Channel Islands will be accepting nominations for a local artist (or venue) that changed the course of musical history. The winners will be honoured with a plaque on a building where
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The Day John Met Paul

Monday, 6 February 2017
The Day John Met Paul This event will take place at St. Peter's Church Church Rd, Liverpool L25 5JF On 6 July 1957, 60 years ago this summer, John Lennon and his band The Quarrymen followed a marching band through
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Cavern Club 60th Anniversary Round-up!

Thursday, 19 January 2017
The Cavern Club celebrated 60 years on Monday, January 16th, 2017 and what a celebration we had! The day started off with the unveiling of the Cilla Black statue, donated by her three sons, on Mathew St. outside the original
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Beatles first manager, Allan Williams, has passed away at the age of 86

Tuesday, 3 January 2017
Local legend and the Beatles first manager, Allan Williams, has passed away at the age of 86. Williams was known as "the man who gave the Beatles away". He opened the Jacaranda coffee bar in 1957 which became a popular meeting
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Tuesday, 4 October 2016
January 16th, 2017 marked the Cavern’s 60th anniversary and the celebrations will continue all year long! The Cavern ethos has very much been about the Past, Present and Future. Our upcoming events celebrate the history of the Cavern with brilliant tributes
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Wednesday, 14 September 2016
The world famous Cavern Club is gearing up for a big year of 60thbirthday celebrations in 2017 and the first special planned event can now be officially revealed. The History of The Cavern show featuring the UKs premier 60s favourites
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