Independent Venue Week

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
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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
Glass Caves

York, Fibbers add The Glass Caves to their IVW lineup

With big hair and good beards, the York boys, The Glass Caves, have had a great year including featuring on BBC Introducing stage at Reading & Leeds and also appearing on the 2014 bill for ArtRocker’s January New Blood series.. [...]

January 18, 2014 Announcement, Artists, Lineup
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GLASS ANIMALS to headline Oxford, co-curated by Colin Greenwood of Radiohead and BBC Introducing Oxford

In a special announcement we are pleased to announce that GLASS ANIMALS are to headline the Oxford leg of Independent Venue Week. Taking place at the famed Radiohead haunt, The Jericho, the night is being co-curated by IVW Ambassador Colin Greenwood and [...]

January 17, 2014 Ambassador, Artists, Lineup
Forever Cults

FOREVER CULT release single ‘Suntrap’ for IVW

Forever Cult ‘Suntrap’ Video premiere’s tonight, see below. The single is being released as part of Independent Venue Week 2014 It’s not out until Jan 27th but you can download it for free by share the video & sending Clue [...]

January 16, 2014 Announcement
Jamie Lenman

The Boileroom, Guildford announce a free gig as part of IVW

As part of Independent Venue Week The Boileroom has announced a special night headlined by XtraMile signing Jamie Lenman.. || JAMIE LENMAN || || NATALIE ROSS || ||CECE || Sign up for a free ticket here – Friday 31st January [...]

January 16, 2014 Artists, Lineup, Tickets
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Radiohead’s Colin Greenwood is Independent Venue Week’s official ambassador

We are pleased to announce Colin Greenwood (Radiohead) as our Official Ambassador! Having received support from independent venues right from the start of his career, playing the likes of The Jericho and The Joiners in the early days of Radiohead, Colin [...]

January 14, 2014 Ambassador, Announcement
King Tuts 2009 - 2010 residency

The infamous King Tuts presents their IVW featuring Lemon Party & Neon Waltz

|| LEMON PARTY + NEON WALTZ + THE NEW FABIAN SOCIETY + BLUE HONEY || Tuesday 28th January TICKETS £6 ADV Doors 8:30pm King Tuts Wah Wah Hut, 272a St Vincent St, Glasgow G2 5RL LEMON PARTY // NEON WALTZ // [...]

January 10, 2014 Announcement, Lineup