Sunday 23rd July 2017,
Independent Venue Week

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Independent Venue Week 2017 in pictures – #IVW17 Gig Gallery

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

June 21, 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

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

Meet The ‘Plaque’: Suggs on marking the spot of Madness’ first ever gig

The frontman speaks to IVW about the impact Camden’s Dublin Castle had on its band as the pub is honoured by PRS For Music [...]

January 26, 2017 2017, Artist, Artists, Interview, Partner, Partners

Meet The Artist: Beans On Toast

Jay McAllister explains why he is playing every night of IVW17. All he needs is "cold beer, whisky and snacks" [...]

December 28, 2016 2017, Artist, Artists, Interview

Meet The Artist: Richard Hawley

Ahead of playing stripped back shows at Hebden Bridge Trades club for #IVW17, the Duke Of Steel Town discusses scoring... socks. Plus more [...]

December 19, 2016 2017, Artist, Artists, Interview

Meet the Artist: Eliza and the Bear

Meet the Artist: Eliza and the Bear How was it getting to travel to record your debut album in Nashville with Jacquire King? Traveling to Nashville is something that we never thought we’d be able to do. It’s an amazing [...]

January 30, 2016 2016, Artist, Artists, Interview

Meet the Artist: Saffron (Republica)

Meet the Artist: Saffron (Republica) What’s different between touring now compared to the mid 90s? In the 90’s British bands and their music (especially indie bands) exploded in the UK and across the world.  In London and every major UK [...]

January 28, 2016 2016, Artist, Artists, Interview

Meet the Artist: Tom Hingley (Inspiral Carpets)

Meet the Artist: Tom Hingley (Inspiral Carpets) Hi Tom, great to have you on board for IVW, you’re playing at the Roadhouse in Birmingham on Thursday 28th January – what made you want to get involved with IVW? I’m a [...]

January 27, 2016 2016, Artist, Artists, Interview

IVW ON TOUR: Day One @ Firebug, Leicester

IVW ON TOUR: Day One @ Firebug, Leicester So it’s finally here!  After months and months of hard work IVW has finally began.  I decided to start my week away for IVW by going to a show that to me [...]

January 26, 2016 2016, Artist, Artists, Venue