Independent Venue Week | Oct. 29 Schedule | #IVW20 Get Schooled

Welcome to day 6 of #IVW20. Today, we welcome students of all ages to Get Schooled, a day for young professionals looking to get their start in the music/live events industry. Join us for Getting Your First Job, Putting on Your First Show, and Out of the Classroom.This evening, we also have 22 shows all over the country! See the full program at independentvenueweek.com. #IVW20…

Independent Venue Week | Oct. 28 Schedule | #IVW20

This week is flying by, but we’ve still got a lot of #IVW20 left for you, starting today with more #IVW20 Talks: Diversifying Your Audience and Beyond the Stage.Plus, 16 amazing shows from venues across the country.See the full program at independentvenueweek.com, and we’ll see you at the show (virtually)! #IVW20 Talks Diversifying Your Audience: How to book shows for audiences you…

Independent Venue Week | Oct. 27 Schedule | #IVW20

Wow, we’re already halfway through #IVW20! But, we’re not slowing down at all, because we have three #IVW20 Talks today: Insurance Triage, Hosting Sponsored Shows Without Selling Out, and Community Servants. In addition, we have 13 shows happening across the country, but you can watch most of them from your couch! See the full program at independentvenueweek.com. #IVW20 Talks Insurance Triage:  1 PM…

#IVW20 Get Schooled: A Day full of student-focused programming

This Thursday, October 29, Independent Venue Week is hosting Get Schooled: a free online event that will welcome students from music business programs or those with interest in the live events industry to meet and learn from live event professionals. We are hosting two virtual discussion panels: one focused on the future of the live…

Independent Venue Week | Oct. 26 Schedule | #IVW20

#IVW20 is well underway with a handful of shows all over the country, most of which you will be able to stream wherever you are. This third day marks the beginning of our #IVW20 Talks, which kicks off with the session But Wait, There’s More… Alternative Revenue Streams for Venues today at 2 pm EDT / 11 am…

Independent Venue Week Unveils Full US Program; Announces Alison Mosshart as Artist Ambassador

In addition to 130 participating #IVW20 venues, Independent Venue Week will host a benefit auction to raise funds for the NIVA Emergency Relief Fund Independent Venue Week, taking place between October 24 – 30, will spotlight programming in and by some of the country’s most treasured live venues, including a bevy of panel programming geared towards those that…

Independent Venue Week Goes Virtual for 2020; Announces American Dates

Independent Venue Week will go digital this year, taking place online between October 24 to October 30. Originally slated to occur in July, Independent Venue Week will be raising funds to benefit the NIVA Emergency Relief Fund, helping to provide much-needed assistance to venues and promoters. “While Independent Venue Week has always been a celebration of the…

#TheBigJeffChat Ollie Judge – Squid

Welcome to the fifteenth Big Jeff Chat, which we’ll be hosting here and on our YouTube channel every Thursday at 5pm GMT. This week Jeff had a natter with Ollie Judge of Squid about how gigs are looking at the moment and how nothing will stop Jeff bopping about to his favourite music! Watch the…

#IVWTake5 Pillow Queens chat with Ailbhe Reddy

#IVWTake5 will see two people sharing their thoughts and experiences of their life in music from early gig going in venues, shows they’ve loved, venues that mean a great deal to them and more widely how music has been such a positive influence in their lives. This ninth edition features last week’s guests Dublin indie-rockers…