Sunday 23rd July 2017,
Independent Venue Week

2016

INDEPENDENT VENUE WEEK 2016

25th January – 31st January 2016
7 nights // 109 venues // 981 artists  // 38,231 gig goers
Ambassador // Wolf Alice

2016 VENUES

The Victoria Inn, Derby / Firebug, Leicester / The Soundhouse, Leicester / The Cookie, Leicester / The Musician, Leicester / Bedford Esquires, Bedford / Cambridge Junction, Cambridge / The Portland Arms, Cambridge / Norwich Arts Centre, Norwich / 100 Club, London / Elgar Room – Royal Albert Hall, London / The Social, London / 229 The Venue, London / 93 Feet East, London / Birthdays, London / Cafe 1001, London / Jamboree, London / The Shacklewell Arms, London / Sebright Arms, London / The Workshop (Roadtrip), London / Village Underground, London / Zigfrid Underbelly, London / Aces & Eights, London / Surya, London / The Black Heart, London / The Dublin Castle, London / The Good Ship, London / Nambucca, London / World’s End, London / The Monarch, London / The Silver Bullet, London / New Cross Inn, London / The Bedford, London / The Windmill, London / Half Moon Putney, London / Bush Hall, London / Oh Yeah Music Centre, Belfast / Voodoo, Belfast
Independent, Sunderland / Pop Recs, Sunderland / The Georgian Theatre, Teeside / The Brickyard, Carlisle / The Grand, Clitheroe / Constellations, Liverpool / The Zanzibar Club, Liverpool / Band on the Wall, Manchester / Night & Day Cafe, Manchester / Soup Kitchen, Manchester / The Ruby Lounge, Manchester / The Hothouse, Morecambe / Krakatoa, Aberdeen / Buskers, Dundee / Electric Circus, Edinburgh / La Belle Angele, Edinburgh / Sneaky Pete’s, Edinburgh / Audio, Glasgow / The Hug & Pint, Glasgow / Broadcast, Glasgow / The Glad Cafe, Glasgow / Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar, Brighton / The Hope & Ruin, Brighton / Komedia, Brighton / The Wheatsheaf, Banbury / The Boileroom, Guildford / The Lighthouse, Deal / The Craufurd Arms, Milton Keynes / The Stables, Milton Keynes / The Bullingdon, Oxford / The Cellar, Oxford / The Jericho, Oxford / The Wedgewood Rooms, Portsmouth / Readipop, Reading / Rising Sun Arts Centre, Reading / The 1865, Southampton
The Joiners, Southampton / The Horn, St. Albans / The Forum, Tunbridge Wells / Forty Two, Worthing / Quay Arts Centre, Newport (I.O.W) / Moles, Bath / Old Fire Station, Bournemouth / The Anvil, Bournemouth / Exchange, Bristol / The Louisiana, Bristol / The Fleece, Bristol / Cavern, Exeter / Hobos, Bridgend / 10 Feet Tall, Cardiff / Underone, Cardiff / Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff / Gwdihŵ, Cardiff / The Hare & Hounds, Birmingham / The Roadhouse, Birmingham / The Tin at the Coal Vaults, Coventry / The Sugarmill, Stoke-On-Trent / Unity Works, Wakefield /  Diamond Live Lounge, Doncaster / Arden Social Club, Halifax / Hebden Bridge Trades Club, Hebden Bridge / Fruit, Hull / The New Adelphi Club, Hull / The Polar Bear, Hull / The Library, Leeds / The Lincoln Imp, Scunthorpe / Plug, Sheffield / The Harley, Sheffield / The Leadmill, Sheffield / The Live Room (Saltaire), Bradford, York Fibbers, York / The Fulford Arms, York

2016 ARTISTS

Sam Duckworth / TOY / C. Duncan / Eliza & The Bear / Bloc Party / John Wheeler (Hayseed Dixie) / Eagulls / LIFE / Minus The Bear / Gnarwolves / Misty Miller / Johnny Foreigner / Simon Townshend (The Who) / Grace Petrie / Bad Raptor / Dead On Arrival / Hail The Deceiver / Jono McCleary / Rhain / John Kennedy (DJ) / Thomas Cohen / Cecillia G / Freddie / Made From Colour / Greyhaven / One Click Malice / Ryse / Sleaze / Billy Prince Brown / Jonnie Common / Louis Abbott / Three Blind Wolves / John Knox Sex Club / Rocky NTI / Lowlights / Frankie Lee / Patty Griffin / Create To Inspire / Giants / Terror/ Twisted Tongues / Wisdom in Chains / Jeremy Loops / Daisy Chains / Fish Tank / Get Inuit / Howland / Breeze / Himalayas / In Bliss / Judas / Wetpainttt / Dilly Dally / SFL / Tigercub / Adam French / The Drink / Frog / Missing Kids / The Arcadians / The Ladz From BKK / Paul McClure / The Hardy Band / Whistlejacket / Lovelace / Alphaduka / East End Lovers / J.W.Paris / Matt Mure / Teal / Blaenavon / Fews / Sugarbowl / Hoo Has / The Mothers Earth / First Thirst / Val River / Cocos Lovers / Lewis Bootle / Bella Figura / Little Brother / Renatta Jane / Straight On Till Morning / William D.Drske / Martin Creed & His Band / Stephen Evens / Ian McNabb (Icicle Works) / Bernie Marsden / The Lone Bellow / Electric Viper Club / Gardenback / Paper Dragons / Aaron Watson / Sam Outlaw / FM / Domiciles / The Lapelles / The Rockalls / Book Group / Earths / Faiides / A New International / Bodyheat / Jim McAteer / Ryan Joseph Burns / Tommy Reilly / Uncle Lucius / Beachtape / Fish Tank / Get Inuit / Dead Coast / Night Beats / Strange Cages / Employed To Serve / Eulogy / Grieved / Ithaca / Will Robert / Arcadian / Backseat Activists / Taller Than Stories / Rocky NTI / Lowlights / Jake Stewart / Teen Daze / Darren Eedens / Andy Bennett (Ocean Colour Scene) / Tom Hingley (Inspiral Carpets) / Fronteers / Halo Blind / The Pylons / Crucial Domination / Hitting The Rhodes / Public Conscience / Will Robert / Phobophobes / Rob Corcoran & The Necessary Evils / B-Movie Thieves / Dead Dollar Days / Black Doldrums / Gonzo and the Prezidents / Simon Stanley Ward and the Shadows of Doubt / Prescription Happiness / Seasons In Wreckage / Vita Museum / Joel Bailey / Bernardo / Only Takes A Day / Lisa Marini / Pyramid Youth / Fish / Shark Dentist / Staurt O’Connor / The Lungs / Laila Woozeer / Black Lung / Horsebeach / Night Palms / Carl North / Charlotte Newman / Flood Maunal / Psybilngs / BooHooHoo / Dan Boyd / Laura St Jude / West Princes / Frog / The Bellybuttons / Featherwest / Teen Canteen / The Wainwright Sisters / Sauna Youth / The Glugg / The Soft Walls / Inspiral Trio / Sean Grant & The Wolf Gang / Tim Muddiman & The Strnage / Kimmie Rhodes / Forever Never / The Defiled / Vampires Everywhere / Chelsea Grin / New Years Day / AmenesiaSTA / Echo Infirmary / Eyelid Movies / Zen / Sad Girls Club / Ten Tombs / The Daytonas / Charlie Dore / Winter of ’82 / Acres / Housefires / Noyo Mathis / Glass Giants / Forty Four Hours / Imbium / Future Talk / Grieves / Arcadia / Flesh / Release / Rinse / FM / No Hot Ashes / Latch / Saturn Acending / Tribute to Nordberg / Fish Tank / Get Inuit / Kermes / Amy Wadge / Luke Jackson / Anna Pancaldi / Discovery 2 ft Billy Bibby & The Wry Smiles / Spark The Sail / Keid / Bull / Chupa Capra / Isles / Rabid Arcane / Joel Baker / Louis Mattrs / Maths Time Joy / Violet Skies / Circle Sky / Tomaga / Jarps / Pubes In The Soap
Motionless In White / Saffron (Republica) / Izzy Bizu / The Amazons / Oscar / Spectres / Frankie & The Heartstrings / Matthew E. White / Little Barry / Childhood / Third Uncle / Young Kings / Stonewolf / Glue / IV / Misfires / Ants / Risk / The Blitz / Bad Fractals / Doghouse / Sleaze / Fukrag McGinty / Ming / The Brain Centre at Whipples / Second Brain / Beautiful Mechanica / Al McKay / Athens / James X Boyd & The Boydoids / Keel Her / Ilona / Mark Sullivan / Millie Davis / Natalie Shay / Beckyfury / Meatraffle / Villagers / Warmduscher / Hegarty / Son Yambu / Kelvin Jones / The Wainwright Sisters / King Eider / Unkeepable / Corey The Wise / The Mexanines / Bdy Prts / Elara Caluna / Stillhound / Rick Redbeard / I Have A Tribe / King Eider / Matt Norris and the Moon / Unkeepable / Ded Rabbit / Lisbon / Middle Distance / Wiker / John Coghlan’s Quo / RavenEye / Cassels / Maiians / Rosie Caldecott / Pure Beauty / Oliver Sudden / Route2Roots / Avec Sans / Femme / Cocos Lovers / Capdown / Faintest Idea / Petrol Girls / Jesuits / Beach Slang / Petal / Bangers / Witterquick / Hunck / Phobophobesv Dead Residents / DJ Jaffa / DJ Killer Tomato / Eugene Capper & Rhodri Brooksv Himalayas / Create To Inspire / Giants / Winter of ’82 / Dead Hormones / Night Flowers / Serial Chiller / Matt Grocott & The Shrives / China Shop Bull / The Magnificent Seven / The Talks / Arc Isla / Fish Tank / Get Inuitv The Veralees / Glossv Lacura / Midcity / The Hitmen & Her / Crack Stephens / Tim & Barry / Bob Earland / Comfort / Gman Leong​ & ​Alessandro Salzano​ / Izambard / Mate / Joy Booth / Samarai / Shirty Music / Shivers / Teen Daze / Golden Void / Holy Sons / Crumbling Souls / Distie Yella / Hollie April / Louise Aubrie / The New Infectionv Ma’Grass / Storm / Pangs / Skinny Milk / Edmund Jeffery / Halfpenny Pass / Hockers / The Kings Parade / The Turner Brothers / Bau / Concrete Disco / How’s Harry / White Room / Anna Baines / Gillie Ione / Penny Churchill / Tales From The Hills / Ghost Kings of the Five Regions / Phobophobes / The Standard Lamps / Kingsley Champman / Beachmaster / Bronze / Hot Hot Death / Jeramiah Ferrari / Cavalry / Lungs / Ornajson / The Floormen / The Probes / Filthy Janes / Little Mick / Little Triggers / Monrow / Sam Caldwell / Spares / Dantevilles / Larkins / Shimmer Trap / Carnabells / The Indieannas / Turf / Huxtable / Voodoo Shaker / Will Robert / Air Waves / Hannah Lou Clark / Miracle Glass Company / Vertiglow / White Bear / JFB and A.Skillz / This Is The Kit / Katie Malco / Hattie Briggs / Alice Jemima / Xylaroo / Fighting Evil Is Cool / Ghouls / Big Zero / Matt Maltese / Quiet Quiet Band / Falls / Recreations / Rocky NTI / Slowlights Create To Inspire / Giantsv Nebraska / Old Boy / Beeston Boot Stompers / Red Ray / The After Hours / From Her Eyes / When We Were Wolves / Nubiyan Twist / Sweet Baboo / Dan Bettridge / Owain K / Tasker / Format / Maxwell / Onslaught / Rene Lavice / The Rooz / Bad News Everyone / Duck Thieves / Shackleford / Hunck / Moth Loves The Flame / Postcards From Jeff / Hookworms AKA HB Soundsystem / Fingerwheel / Love Buzzard / No Nothings / Happy Daggers / Marsicans / Meihaus / The Seagulls / Tim O’Brien / Charlie Padfield / Climbing Alice / One Day After School / Thomas Whilby Gang / Chris Helme / Delta Sleep / Olympians / Ash Mammal / Weirds / Kynch / Mellor / The Harmonics / The Keepers / The Quireboys / The School / Gabriella Rego / Gloria Garcia / Nadia Rae / Verda / DJ Vectra / Motive
Lanterns On the Lake / Field Music / The Xcerts / Rob Da Bank (DJ) / ALLUSONDRUGS / Mark Morriss (Bluetones) / Rick Witter & Paul Banks (Shed Seven) / Hatchett / Pike & Gunn / Paneka / Blowfunkie / Bozo / Owl Head / Raging Bull / Bludgeon / Indecent Excision / Necrosis / Party Cannon / Omnipotent Hysteria / Sodomized Cadaver / Visions of Disfigurement / Atonement / Spawned From Hate / Masochist / Fallen Apollo / Chainsaw Castration / Daxx & Roxane / Dead Dollar Days / Meme Detroit / Maxdmyz / Dookie Squad / Killa Instinct / Chrome & Illinspired / Jerome Hill / Axel Jansson / In Hoodies / Michael Kilbey / Russell Swallow / Sarah-Jayne Riedel / French Boutik / Of Arrowe Hill / The Senior Service / SKAbretta / The Gypskazz Collective / Danny And The Champions Of The World / Jeb Loy Nichols / Joana Serrat / Simon Stanley Ward and the Shadows of A Doubt / DANI / Ports / Robyn G Shiels / Strength / By Any Means / Discharge / Lawfucker / Suckin Diesel / Cohesion / Dalaro / Shields / Nazareth / The Stumble / Alex Large / Guts / Pooky / Side Salad / Lying B*st*rds / Red Rum Club / The Cheap Thrills / The Dead Cassettes / The Lockstocks / The Stamp / Lindi Ortega / Jordan Klassen / Craig Charles Funk n Soul Ft. Juliette Ashby / Barabbas / Dan Haywood’s Pill Fangs / Haiku Salut / Maia / Neon Lounge / Britney / Fat Goth / Shithawks / The Sparrowhawk Orkestral / Caravan Club / Red Retro Pilots / Revolving Doors / Skyline / Call To Mind / The Son(s) / Monogram / Amatrart / Dearness / A World Away / Wake The City / Martyn Joseph / Balloon Ascents / Leader / Ella Martini / Esther Joy Lane / Bel Espirit / Belligerence / Fat B.A.B.E. / Hummune / Kilkovec / King Ghidora / Morass Of Molasses / Seething Akira / Stray Bullets Kill / Thieves By The Code / Zenthetix / Juliet & The Raging Romeos / Pink Diamond Revue / Vienna Ditto / The Lone Bellow / Joseph / Dead Ceremony / Taylor Barker / Dense and Pikka / Eat / The Dynamite Pussy Club / Friendly Fire / Reigning Days / Chapel Row / Family Bennett / Local Enemy / Mellt / Ysgol / Tymbal / Adwaith / Resonators / The Reggiments / Alfie Swan / Face & Heel / Falcon Lake / Islands / Kaptin Is Dead / Morris Cowan / Golden Void & Holy Sons / Ceiling Demons / Fold / Rawschah / Terra-ist Kitty, Daisy & Lewis / Dead White Doves / Pantheon / RSJ / The Bastard Sons / Callum Antrobus / Chris Fox / Courtesans / The King Is Blind / Shrines / Obscene Entity / Kat Eaton / Meg Cavanough / Winter of ’82 / Steve Hewitt / Matt Tiller / Dead Pretties / Goat Girl / Monk / Shame / Hot Vestry / Slowgun / Tear / Ivan Ave & MNDSGNv Bunderland / Will Robert / C. Joynes / Nick Jonah Davis / A Mote Of Dust / Dexter Selboy & The Shonky Trio / Dirty Weekend / Hot Moth / Sons / Moonrider / Silver Tongue Bandoliers / Swoons / The River Chickens / Dreaming Spires / Lewis & Leigh / Deadbeat Apostles / Backwater Rolls Blues Band / Chicago 9 / Pete Harris & Hugh Budden / Rhythm Blasters / Steve Brookes / This Way Up / David 9 Lunas / Fourtoid / Funeral For Bird / Harry Thomas / Hunter / King Eider / Lauren Davies / Louise Macphail / Molly Cheek / Noughts & Crosses / Olivia & Jennifer / Rosah / Shotgun Whoopi / The 5am / Tonality / Undiminished / Adam Cleaver / Grand Tradition / Maddie Jones / Nia Ann / The David Grubb Band / Tomos Lewis / Disarm Goliath / Djinova / Five Point O / Flatline / Fractures / Koncept / Molotov Souls / Swamp Donkey / The Mighty Wriath / Yamakunt / Steve Westlake / Linden / Falls / Boss Caine / Edwina Hayes / Ryan Spendlove / The Lake Poets / Zak Ford / Years Young