Independent Venue Week
Music academy

Launching.. Youth workshops across the UK for the week of IVW in partnership with CATO Academy..

LAUNCHING… YOUTH WORKSHOPS IN PARTNERSHIP WITH CATO ACADEMY “LIVE MUSIC AND TOURING – AN INTRODUCTION” In another big announcement, for 2015 we will be working with live music company, Cato Music and their Cato Academy to put together five workshops around the [...]

December 5, 2014 2015, Announcement, Partners, Workshops
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Dub Sex to play first London show in 26yrs at Dublin Castle for IVW 2015

Dublin Castle, Camden presents –DUB SEX– Saturday 31st January 2015 support from Slowgun Legendary Manchester band Dub Sex announces their first London show for over 26 years; playing Camden’s Dublin Castle on Saturday the 31st of January 2015 for IVW. Dub [...]

December 4, 2014 Uncategorized

The Moorings Bar present Tony Wright (of Terrorvision)

The Moorings Bar, Aberdeen presents +{Tony Wright}+ Saturday 31st January 2015 support TBC The moorings bar presents the welcome return of tony wright for an acoustic show. Tony Wright is well known as the lead singer of Terrorvision and laikadogs. 15 [...]

December 2, 2014 2015, Announcement, Lineup, Tickets
adam french

The Sugarmill, Stoke presents Adam French

The Sugarmill, Stoke presents -*ADAM FRENCH*- supported by BBC Introducing from Stoke with support from Racing Glaciers + Delamere + Rinse + Moitessier Adam French, a 22 year old singer-songwriter from Congleton in Cheshire, now based in London. He’s a one man band, playing guitar, piano, [...]

November 28, 2014 2015, Announcement, Lineup

Royal Albert Hall & Elastic Artists present Binkbeats in a UK Premier

Royal Albert Hall & Elastic Artists present -= BINKBEATS UK PREMIERE =- live broadcast by Boiler Room from the Royal Albert Hall with support from Sivey + Jonny Dub The master of the beat, BINKBEATS, is to play a very [...]

November 26, 2014 2015, Announcement, Lineup, Tickets

Independent Venue Week 2015 Launches…

85 Venues with Frank Turner as Ambassador Monday 26th Jan – Sunday 2nd Feb 2015 Following a hugely successful first year, Independent Venue Week is back in 2015 with 5 times as many venues taking part all around the UK. Frank [...]

November 25, 2014 2015, Ambassador, Announcement, Artists, Lineup

A quick look back at the first IVW…

“New things are waiting to be discovered all the time”  An overview of the first Independent Venue Week supported by PRS for Music with interviews from IVW’s Ambassador Colin Greenwood of Radiohead, Sean Adams Co-Founder Drowned in Sound as well [...]

April 22, 2014 Uncategorized
Blackout IVW

More Venues to be Part of Independent Venue Week 2015

Following on from a hugely successful inaugural year, the organisers of Independent Venue Week are starting to put together plans for the 2nd year to take place once again at the end of January 2015. 17 venues took part in 2014 [...]

March 28, 2014 Announcement, News
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A big thank you to all those Independent Venue’s that made IVW amazing!

That’s it – the first Independent Venue Week came to a close last night after an amazing 6 days of gigs all around the UK. A HUGE thank you to all those people who helped make it happen including all [...]

February 3, 2014 Announcement
The Amazing Snakeheads

The Amazing Snakeheads Kicked off IVW to a sold out crowd at The Half Moon, Putney with Domino Records


January 30, 2014 Uncategorized