Monday 29th May 2017,
Independent Venue Week

Browsing the "Partner" Category


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
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
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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

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

Guest Blog – Just The Ticket! Skiddle on the inclusive power of music

Independent Venue Week's ticketing partner on why #IVW17 and gigs generally are much more than just sales to them [...]

January 24, 2017 2017, Partner

Guest Blog – Independent venues and new artists by the Musicians Union

The MU’s Alex Mann on why the union and its members are backing the UK's grassroots music venues [...]

January 19, 2017 2017, Partner

Guest blog: Play it right with a PPL Licence

Venues are doing more than paying for music when they get their PPL license, they're investing in British talent [...]

January 12, 2017 2017, Partner

Guest Blog – Getting the show on the road: Vauxhall offer acts a free van via Vivaro On Tour

The “Vivaro On Tour” project is actively helping UK musicians to go on tour. Vauxhall Motors' Kate Oyler explains why they're backing new talent [...]

January 9, 2017 2017, News, Partner

Meet the Partner: Stay Up Late

Meet the Partner: Stay Up Late with Paul Richards (Director) Why have you gotten involved with IVW? We were invited to get involved in IVW due to the work we do in Sussex with our Gig Buddies project. Gig Buddies matches [...]

January 29, 2016 2016, Interview, Partner

Meet the Partner: PRS for Music

Meet the Partner: PRS for Music with Paul Sims (Head of Marketing) Why did you get involved? With the closure of so many independent venues not only across the UK, we feel it absolutely essential to raise awareness of the [...]

January 26, 2016 2016, Interview, Partner, Partners