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

Venue Donations and Corona Virus Crowdfunders

For our friends and partners who are at the heart of grassroots music venues and everyone that is part of their local venue community and touring world, we feel so much for you all right now. We are aware many [...]

March 19, 2020 2020, Announcement, UK, Venue

IVW Launch Shows – 14th November

Our official launch for #IVW20 will be taking place on the 14th of November. Around the UK we have a number of venues who want to celebrate with us and who will be announcing their line ups for January. They’re [...]

September 18, 2019 Announcement, Launch, Venue

You’ve come a long long way, baby.

We are ridiculously excited to announce, in partnership with The Adelphi Club in Hull, Fatboy Slim on Friday 18th October 2019. This is one of the most eagerly anticipated intimate gigs the city has ever seen and see’s the legendary [...]

September 5, 2019 2019, Announcement, History, News, Venue

IVW Founder chats to Simon Frantz at BBC.com

IVW Founder Sybil Bell dropped by the BBC.com offices in NYC during Independent Venue Week in the US and had a chat with Managing Editor, Simon Frantz. They had a cuppa (in Dr Who mugs outside the tardis – why [...]

August 13, 2019 2019, Artists, Documentary, History, Interview, News, US, Venue

First 60 Venues for IVW UK 20 Announced

If you’re having the Monday blues, fear not as we’re here to cheer you up. We’re incredibly excited to announce the first 60 venues that have signed up for Independent Venue Week for Jan/Feb 20. There will, of course, be [...]

July 10, 2019 2020, Announcement, New Venue, News, Venue

Q&A – MEET JULIA HEATH, BOOKING ASSISTANT @ HARLOW’S

As one of the oldest independent venues in Northern California, Harlow’s embraces all kinds of music in a time where it seems like many venues steer clear of certain genres. Julia Heath from Harlow’s explains her favorite part of working [...]

July 3, 2019 2019, Interview, Venue

US Venue Spotlight – Washington, DC – 9:30 Club

Having hosted a stellar show with The Get Up Kids for Independent Venue Week 2018, the downright legendary 9:30 Club returns. This DC venue has topped best nightclub lists in major music publications including Rolling Stone, Billboard, and Pollstar more [...]

July 2, 2019 2019, US, Venue

Q&A – Meet Glenn Boothe, Talent Buyer/Marketing Director @ Motorco

Located in North Carolina, Motorco distinguishes itself by having a separate restaurant and bar that caters to its own crowd on any given night. Glenn Boothe is the Talent Buyer and Marketing Director at the venue. His favorite part of [...]

June 30, 2019 2019, Venue

Q&A – Meet Daniel Romandia, Marketing Director/Talent Buyer @ Harlow’s

Founded in 1982, Harlow’s is Sacramento’s favorite entertainment venue! Daniel Romandia has been seeing shows at Harlow’s long before he’s worked there and explains his favorite concert experience when he was freshly 21. Along with that unforgettable moment, another iconic scene [...]

June 28, 2019 2019, US, Venue