The Liverpool Music Awards will dedicate its "One to Watch Award" to 18-year-old Michael Molloy.
The musician from Woolton died as he travelled back from the Bestival music festival in the Isle of Wight in July.
The last song he wrote is set to be released as a single.
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Cold with further wintry showers Friday night, then turning icy. Some sunshine, especially on Sunday - but sleet, snow & ice Saturday night
Detectives have released CCTV footage of the moment a machete wielding thug wearing a mask jumped over the counter at a bookmakers.
A cold wind. A strong wind. Icy and wintry into the weekend