Monday 29th May 2017,
Independent Venue Week

Meet The Artist: Recreations (Get Cape…)

Sam Duckworth discuses his Recreation IVW tour as he plans to celebrate ten years of Chronicles Of A Bohemian Teenager [...]

January 16, 2017 2017, Artist

Guest Blog – We Are You Friends: How Gig Buddies are expanding access to live music & more

The charity explain how volunteers can unlock a whole world of gigs, art, films and more for people with additional support needs [...]

January 13, 2017 2017, Partners

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

Meet The Artist: Declan McKenna

Ahead of his IVW17 show, the fast-rising sound of now discusses the joys of Prosecco and gluten-free bread... [...]

January 11, 2017 2017, Artist

The Wytches to headline special #JackRocks Brighton gig at IVW17

Get tickets now for the band's special hometown show at the Hope & Ruin on 29 January with support from The Death Of Pop. [...]

January 10, 2017 2017, Announcement, Lineup, News

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 Artist/ Ambassador: Tim Burgess

The Charlatans frontman and Independent Venue Week's 2017 Ambassador on solo shows, ice sculptures, his "Lego dinosaur game" and more... [...]

January 4, 2017 2017, Ambassador, Artist

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

#IVW17 to be biggest Independent Venue Week Yet… And there’s more to come

A record number of venues will be hosting special gigs between 23-29 January, 2017, as more acts sign up to play live [...]

December 15, 2016 2017, Announcement, News