Independent Venue Week

Independents Day in Partnership with HARMAN

We are excited to announce the launch of Independents Day in partnership with HARMAN, a one-day gathering on 20th August at 229 The Venue, in London. It’s a day where Independent Venue Week (IVW) stakeholders can meet for the first time [...]

August 15, 2019 Uncategorized

How To Release, Monetise & Promote Your Music

An initiative between IVW and CD Baby, these are panels all about learning how to get your music heard by more people via streaming, digital and physical release, distribution, sales, sync licensing, radio and press. The sessions will also welcome [...]

August 14, 2019 Uncategorized

Get IVW to SXSW

The IVW team have put together a panel proposal for SXSW about the need to diversify the music industry. As a team of four, made up of three women, and founded by one of them, this is an issue that [...]

August 12, 2019 Uncategorized

IVW Founder chats to Simon Frantz at BBC.com

IVW Founder Sybil Bell dropped by the BBC.com offices in NYC during Independent Venue Week in the US and had a chat with Managing Editor, Simon Frantz. They had a cuppa (in Dr Who mugs outside the tardis – why [...]

July 22, 2019 2019, Artists, Documentary, History, Interview, News, USA, Venue
Gabrielle Marlena at Pianos (New York, NY)

Independent Venue Week wraps second US edition, announces 2020 event dates

Independent Venue Week 2020 will take place in the US from July 6-12 The  2019 event included more than 200 shows at 80+ venues across more than 50 cities in 28 states Venues interested in taking part in the 2020 event [...]

July 19, 2019 2019, Announcement, News, USA

Interview – Radiohead’s Philip Selway on his IVW19 Tour & Documentary

Phil wants your gig tales and more for IVW film [...]

July 11, 2019 2019, Announcement, Documentary, Interview

First 60 Venues for IVW UK 20 Announced

If you’re having the Monday blues, fear not as we’re here to cheer you up. We’re incredibly excited to announce the first 60 venues that have signed up for Independent Venue Week for Jan/Feb 20. There will, of course, be [...]

July 10, 2019 2020, Announcement, New Venue, News, Venue

Independent Venue Week Sponsor Profile: Eventbrite

Independent Venue Week is proud to welcome Eventbrite back as its exclusive ticketing partner. One of the founding sponsors of the event, Eventbrite is an ideal ally in our shared mission of celebrating the independent venues that provide a stage [...]

July 8, 2019 Uncategorized

Q&A – NYC based rock and roll band, Radiant Reveries

New York-based Radiant Reveries is a New York-based rock band consists of Adam Wallace (Vocals, Guitar), Karolina Wallace (Vocals, Guitar, Percussion), Graham Pence (Vocals, Bass), and Chris Heinz (Drums). You can read more about them on Instagram @radiantreveries or http://www.radiantreveries.com/. [...]

July 6, 2019 Uncategorized

Q&A – New York-based psychedelic rock band, Job Creators

New York-based Job Creators, a psychedelic rock band, is a two-piece with a bassist and a synth-playing drummer. They’ve played sold-out shows in New York City and Boston, small-town festivals and breweries across New England, and even an old coffin [...]

July 3, 2019 Uncategorized