Sunday 23rd July 2017,
Independent Venue Week

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

Meet The Artist : James Walsh (Starsailor)

The Starsailor frontman previews his solo acoustic #IVW17 show at The Half Moon in Putney on Monday (23 Jan)... plus his band's new album [...]

January 18, 2017 2017, Artist

Meet The Artist: Brooke Sharkey

The Eastbourne born, French-raised, singer-songwriter on previewing her new album at her Bush Hall #IVW17 show on 27 Jan [...]

January 17, 2017 2017, Artist

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

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 [...]

January 14, 2017 News, Uncategorized

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