Independent Venue Week

2018

INDEPENDENT VENUE WEEK 2018

Fifth UK Edition
29th January – 4th February 2018
7 nights // 169 venues // 1,903 artists // 72,007 gig goers
Ambassadors //  Adrian Utley (Portishead) Jamie Cullum, Nadine Shah, Big Jeff Johns

VENUES

Arts Centre, Norwich/ Half Moon, London/ Oh Yeah Music Centre, Belfast/ The Boileroom, Guilfdford/ The Joiners, Southampton/ The Louisiana, Bristol/ Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff/ Lending Room at The Library, Leeds/ The Cookie, Leicester/ Bedford Esquire, Bedford/ Cambridge Junction, Cambridge/ 100 Club, London/ Elgar Room- Royal Albert Hall, London/ The Social, London/ Village Underground, London/ Zigfrid von Underbelly, London/ The Dublin Castle, London/ Windmill Brixton, London/ Independent Sunderland, Sunderland/ Night & Day Cafe, Manchester/ Voodoo, Belfast/ Sneaky Petes, Edinburgh/ Broadcast, Glasgow/ The Wedgewood Rooms, Portsmouth/ Rising Sun Arts Centre, Reading/ The Horn, St Albans/ Exchange, Bristol/ The Fleece, Bristol/ Exeter Cavern, Exeter/ Gwdihw Cafe Bar, Cardiff/ The Big Top, Cardiff/ The Tin at The Coal Vaults/ The Sugarmill, Stoke-on-Trent/ The Trades Club, Hebden Bridge/ The New Adelphi Club, Hull/ The Harley, Sheffield/ The SoundHouse, Leicester/ The Portland Arms, Cambridge/ 229 The Venue, London/ Cafe 1001, London/ Aces & Eights, London/ Nambucca, London/ Worlds End, London/ New Cross Inn, London/ Bush Hall, London/ Pop Recs Ltd, Sunderland/ More Music, Morecambe/ Krakatoa, Aberdeen/ La Belle Angele, Edinburgh/ The Hug and Pint, Glasgow/ The Glad Cafe, Glasgow/ Komedia, Brighton
/ The Lighthouse, Kent/ The Craufurd Arms, Milton Keynes/ Moles, Bath/ Old Fire Station, Bournemouth/ Undertone, Cardiff/ 93 Feet East, London/ The Monarch, London/ Hare & Hounds, Birmingham/ Bassment, Chelmsford/ John Peel Centre for Creaive Arts, Stowmarket/ Paper Dress Vintage, London/ Strongroom Bar & Kitchen, London/ Bermondsey Social Club, London/ OMEARA, London/ EBGBS, Liverpool/ Jimmy’s, Manchester/ Beat Generator Live!, Dundee/ The Mash House, Edinburgh/ The Bungalow, Paisley/ Ramsgate Music Hall, Ramsgate/ Komedia Bath, Bath/ 60 Million Postcards, Bournemouth/ The Bristol Frindge, Bristol/ Exeter Phoenix, Exeter/ Kingskerswell Parish Church, Newton Abbot/ The Apple & Parrot, Torquay/ Neuadd Ogwen Bethesda, Bangor/ The Marrs Bar, Worcester/ The Grayston Unity, Halifax/ Brudenell Social Club, Leeds/ Record Junkee, Sheffield/ The Venue, Derby/ Dryden Street Social, Leicester/ The Shed, Leicester/ The Half Moon, Bishop’s Stortford/ The Hunters Club, Bury St Edmunds/ Three Wise Monkeys, Colchester/ The Smokehouse, Ipswich/ Gringos Tequila Bar, Norwich, EartH, London, Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen, London/ Mirth, Marvel & Maud, London/ Rich Mix, London/ The Ivy House, London/ Troxy, London/ The Electric Ballroom, London/ The Five Bells, London/ The Troubadour, London/ The Forum Music Centre, Darlington
The Studio Hartlepool, Hartlepool/ Little Buildings Live Ltd, Newcastle Upon Tyne/The Fulford Arms, York/ Birkenhead Library, Birkenhead/ Bootleg Social, Blackpool/ The Met, Bury/ Sunbird Records, Darwen/ The Lantern, Halifax/ Jacaranda Records: PHASE ONE, Liverpool/ The Jacaranda Club, Liverpool/ Night People & The Twisted Wheel, Manchester/ The Salty Dog, Northwich/ The Spinning Top, Stockport/ The Goats Toe, Bangor/ The American Bar, Belfast/ Nerve Centre, Derry/ Leith Depot, Edinburgh/ Mac Arts, Galashiels/ The Flying Duck, Glasglow/ Ironworks, Inverness/ West End Centre, Aldershot/ De La Warr Pavillion, Bexhill/ The Brass Money, Hastings/ Club 85, Hertforshire/ Olby’s Soul Cafe & Music Room, Margate/ MK11, Milton Keynes/ Strings Bar & Venue, Isle of Wight/ The London Stone, Staines/ St James Wine Vaults, Bath/ Crofters Rights, Bristol/ Mr Wolfs, Bristol/ The Lanes, Bristol/ The Junction, Plymouth/ The David Hall, Petherton/ The Prince Albert, Stroud/ Old Bakery Studioos, Truro/ Fuel Rock Club, Cardiff/ The Moon, Cardiff/ Le Public Space, Newport/ Sin City, Swansea/ Redrun Stafford/ The Underground, Stoke-on-Trent/ Square Chapel Arts Centre, Halifax/ The Parish, Huddersfield/ Oporto, Leeds/ Picture House Social, Sheffield/ Yellow Arch Studios, Sheffield/ The Crescent, York

Inaugural US Edition
9th July – 15th July 2018
7 nights // 20 venues // 54 artists // 6,776 gig goers
Ambassador //  Chuck D (Public Enemy; Prophets of Rage)

VENUES

9:30 Club, Washington, (DC)
Beachland Ballroom, Cleveland, (OH)
The Caribou Room, Nederland (CO)
The Crocodile, Seattle (WA)
Deep Ellum Art Co., Dallas (TX)
Doug Fir, Portland (OR)
The Echo, Los Angeles (CA)
First Avenue, Minneapolis (MN)
The High Watt, Nashville (TN)
Mercy Lounge, Nashville (TN)
The Middle East, Boston (MA)
Mohawk, Austin (TX)
Motorco Music Hall, Durham (NC)
Mr. Smalls Theatre, Pittsburgh (PA)
Pianos, New York (NY)
Schubas Tavern, Chicago (IL)
The Turf Club, St. Paul (MN)
The UC Theatre, Berkeley (CA)
White Eagle Hall, Jersey City (NJ)
World Cafe Live, Philadelphia (PA)