Wednesday 05th August 2020,
Independent Venue Week

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Grassroots Music Venues To Be Saved by Government Cash

First portion of £1.57 billion culture recovery package will go towards saving music venues from insolvency  £2.25 million emergency support expected to benefit 150 venues across the country The fund opens today, Saturday 24th July at midday and closes at [...]

July 25, 2020 Ambassador, Announcement, UK, Venue

#TheBigJeffChat with Alicia Gaines of Ganser

Welcome to the eighth Big Jeff Chat, which we’ll be hosting here and on our YouTube channel every Thursday at 5pm GMT. This week Jeff was joined by Alicia Gaines of New York post-punk band Ganser. The pair chatted about [...]

July 16, 2020 #TheBigJeffChat, 2020, Ambassador, Big Jeff, Interview, UK

#TheBigJeffChat – Tim Burgess

Welcome to the sixth Big Jeff Chat, which we’ll be hosting here and on our YouTube channel every Thursday at 5pm GMT. This week Jeff was joined by Charlatans frontman, solo artist, former IVW ambassador and master of Twitter listening [...]

July 2, 2020 #TheBigJeffChat, 2020, Ambassador, Big Jeff, Interview, The Big Jeff Chat, UK, Uncategorized

#TheBigJeffChat – Nadine Shah

Welcome to the fifth Big Jeff Chat, which we’ll be hosting here and on our YouTube channel every Thursday at 5pm GMT. This week Jeff was joined by singer-songwriter Nadine Shah ahead of the release of her new album Kitchen [...]

June 25, 2020 #TheBigJeffChat, 2020, Ambassador, Big Jeff, Interview, The Big Jeff Chat, UK

The Big Jeff Chat – Jeff Barrett (Heavenly Recordings)

Welcome to the third Big Jeff Chat, which we’ll be hosting here and on our YouTube channel every Thursday at 5pm UK Time. This week Jeff was joined by founder of Heavenly Recordings, Jeff Barrett for a Jeff x Jeff [...]

June 4, 2020 #TheBigJeffChat, 2020, Ambassador, Big Jeff, Interview, The Big Jeff Chat, UK

#TheBigJeffChat with Kate Stables (This Is The Kit)

Welcome to the second Big Jeff Chat, which we’ll be hosting here and on our YouTube channel every Thursday at 5pm UK Time. This week Jeff was joined by musician Kate Stables of This Is The Kit. She and Jeff [...]

May 28, 2020 #TheBigJeffChat, 2020, Ambassador, Big Jeff, Interview, The Big Jeff Chat, This Is The Kit, UK

#TheBigJeffChat with Bill Ryder-Jones

Welcome to the first Big Jeff Chat, which we’ll be hosting here and on our YouTube channel every Thursday at 5pm UK Time. This week Jeff was joined by singer-songwriter and producer Bill Ryder-Jones and you can hear the really [...]

May 21, 2020 #TheBigJeffChat, 2020, Ambassador, Announcement, Artist, Artists, Bill Ryder Jones, History, News, UK

‘I wouldn’t be here if it wasn’t for independent venues’ – Anna Calvi exclusive

‘I wouldn’t be here if it wasn’t for independent venues’ Ahead of her Homecoming Tour show at Brixton’s Windmill, 2020 IVW ambassador Anna Calvi explains how grassroots gigs made her the kind of artist who scores Peaky Blinders, croons with Jeff [...]

January 31, 2020 2020, Ambassador, Interview

Today is the day, #IVW20 kicks off in full force

Thank you all SO much for helping get Independent Venue Week off to the most incredible start this year. I know you are all in different parts of the country, some having travelled overnight on that AMAZING BBC 6 Music [...]

January 27, 2020 2020, Ambassador, Announcement, Partners, Steve Lamacq, Uncategorized

Lamacq Announces Homecoming Tour For IVW

The BBC 6 Music Homecoming Tour with Steve Lamacq for Independent Venue Week announcement   We are excited to finally announce Steve Lamacq‘s plans for IVW, his fifth year going out on the road and travelling across the UK. On [...]

January 7, 2020 2020, Ambassador, Announcement, Steve Lamacq