Tuesday 23rd May 2017,
Independent Venue Week

Independent Venue Week 2017 in pictures – #IVW17 Gig Gallery

We've posted a selection of live photography from across the week (23-27 Jan) [...]

January 24, 2017 2017, Artist, Artists, News, Review

Meet The Artist: Shaun Ryder brings Black Grape to London’s 100 Club

The Happy Mondays leader discusses his 'other' band ahead of a special Fred Perry show at one of London's greatest independent venues. [...]

May 10, 2017 2017, Artist, Artists, Interview, Partner, Partners

Jeff Horton on the 100 Club’s 75 year history and their new Fred Perry partnership

Words by Joe Zadeh It isn’t just the sneezing buses and beeping taxis that make Oxford Street a loud place; it isn’t the just the chattering salesmen on microphone headsets, the moaning crowds outside an over capacity tube station, or [...]

April 7, 2017 2017, News, Venue
Richard Hawley ahead of his 2 sold out shows at Trades Club Hebden Bridge

Richard Hawley – Interview in Full

Ahead of his Warchild show this week at the Union Chapel, we are publishing our full interview with Richard Hawley from IVW. Words by Joe Zadeh. Richard Hawley is the type of guy that can answer a question of opinion quite nonchalantly [...]

February 14, 2017 News, Uncategorized
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A truly special seven days… A thank you from Independent Venue Week

Whether you run a venue or went to a gig, you bade IVW17 the best yet says our founder Sybil Bell... Cheers. [...]

January 30, 2017 2017, Announcement, News

Independent Venue Week 2017 gigs today – Sunday, 29 January

A rundown of acts playing #IVW17 today... [...]

January 29, 2017 2017, News
Tim Burgess, supported by 'Tear' and 'The Pheromoans', performin in the Elgar Room as part of the Independent Venue Week.

Guest Blog – Support Bands: Help Musicians on their growing network to support artists

From mental health care, to assisting new talent; putting on shows to expanding into Northern Ireland, the charity's Christine Brown explains help is at hand [...]

January 28, 2017 2017, Partner, Partners

Independent Venue Week 2017 gigs today – Saturday, 28 January

A rundown of acts playing #IVW17 today... [...]

January 28, 2017 2017, News
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Late Night Final! Richard Hawley on independent venues, acoustic shows & walking the dog

Plus win tickets to his Hebden Bridge Trades Club gigs this weekend (28 & 29 Jan). [...]

January 27, 2017 2017, Artist, Artists, Interview
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Guest Blog – Access All Areas? How Attitude Is Everything are making it easier for disabled gig-goers & venues

Hanna McKearnen tests out Access Starts Online, a new scheme designed to let disabled gig-goers know what to expect at venues [...]

January 27, 2017 2017, Partner, Partners

Independent Venue Week 2017 gigs today – Friday, 27 January

A rundown of acts playing #IVW17 today... [...]

January 27, 2017 2017, News