Independent Venue Week

#IVW20 Ambassador Revealed

Independent Venue Week Announces Year 7 Plans and unveils Anna Calvi as Ambassador Monday 27th January – Sunday 2nd February 20   Independent Venue Week is very excited to announce Anna Calvi as Ambassador for their seventh year. The announcement [...]

November 14, 2019 Uncategorized

IVW Launch – A Week Away

We’re thrilled that the launch for #IVW20 is only a week away. Have a look at how it went last year – again, massive love to Dom at the Boileroom for her wonderful poem. This year, for the first time, [...]

November 7, 2019 Uncategorized

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 Uncategorized

The Alex Blake Charlie Sessions – Singapore

Independent Venue Week is thrilled to be supporting 24OWLS, an independent music promoter in Singapore, and their first ever music festival undertaking, The Alex Blake Charlie Sessions. Brilliantly curated with all female fronted acts, it takes place all day on [...]

September 17, 2019 Uncategorized

150 venues have joined our family #IVW20

Queen Elizabeth I is said to have had 150 wigs.   We’re very happy to have 150 venues along with us for #IVW20 (so far). There will be many more to come, but we’re proud to say we have had [...]

September 9, 2019 Uncategorized

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

Arts Council England Support IVW20

Photo: Pip Blom at The Horn #IVW19 by Ellen Offredy Photography We’re over the moon to have learnt that Arts Council England is, for a 6th year running, supporting Independent Venue Week. This enables us to work alongside all of our partners to deliver live shows [...]

September 4, 2019 News, Partners

Independents Day in Partnership with HARMAN – Massive Thanks

How brilliant was that. We want to thank everyone who came along to the first ever #IndependentsDay19 in partnership with HARMAN and made it so special. Big thanks to HARMAN for showing off their kit and taking the time to talk [...]

August 21, 2019 Uncategorized

Independents Day in Partnership with HARMAN

We are excited to announce the launch of Independents Day in partnership with HARMAN, a one-day gathering on 20th August at 229 The Venue, in London. It’s a day where Independent Venue Week (IVW) stakeholders can meet for the first time [...]

August 15, 2019 Uncategorized

How To Release, Monetise & Promote Your Music

An initiative between IVW and CD Baby, these are panels all about learning how to get your music heard by more people via streaming, digital and physical release, distribution, sales, sync licensing, radio and press. The sessions will also welcome [...]

August 14, 2019 Uncategorized