Independent Venue Week

Independent Venue Week 2019 Gig Guide – Tuesday (29 Jan)

Independent Venue Week 2019 continues tonight (Tuesday 29 January) with another dazzling and varied selection of shows. Comedian Stephen K Amos is at the Cambridge junction, while just across town The Duke Spirit’s frontwoman Liela Moss plays a solo show. [...]

January 29, 2019 2019

Meet The Partner – CD Baby

The word's biggest distributor of independent music explains why they are backing the UK's independent venues [...]

January 28, 2019 2019, Partner

Independent Venue Week 2019 Gig Guide – Monday (28 Jan)

Independent Venue Week 2019 kicks off today (Monday 28 January) with a full programme of gigs – so there’s no excuse to make the most of the whole week. Among the highlights tonight, this year’s ambassador Novelist kicks off his [...]

January 28, 2019 2019, Lineup

Interview – Radiohead’s Philip Selway on his IVW19 ‘tour’ and documentary

Phil wants your gig tales and more for IVW film [...]

January 22, 2019 2019, Announcement, Interview

Meet The Partner – Yorkshire Tea

Not just providing the perfect brew for the 'Common People', but Arctic Monkeys and now us! [...]

January 21, 2019 2019, Partners

The Long & Winding Road – Documentary Tour

Want a chance to be in the crowd for our documentary? The filming tour dates are below and they’re covering some amazing #IVW19 shows. There’s also still a chance to get your name in the documentary credits or buy other [...]

January 16, 2019 Uncategorized

Yorkshire Tea Celebrates the Spirit of Independent Venue Week

Put the kettle on, Independent Venue Week (IVW), the UK’s leading celebration of independent music venues has announced a proper partnership with Yorkshire Tea. The home of a proper brew, Yorkshire Tea is fuelling venues and gig-goers all around the [...]

January 16, 2019 Uncategorized

Help Musicians UK partners with Independent Venue Week 2019 to launch ‘Live Music, Help Musicians’ campaign

HMUK to support artist wellbeing backstage with bespoke ‘healthy venue packs’, accredited Mental Health First Aid training & nationwide grassroots music venue research initiative Help Musicians UK (HMUK) is proud to announce its partnership with Independent Venue Week (IVW) for a third [...]

January 15, 2019 Uncategorized

IVW Documentary with Radiohead’s Phil Selway – Crowdfunding Campaign

Even before the first ever Independent Venue Week had taken place, we  had approached no end of production and film companies. We had a vision about making a documentary all about the amazing characters, up and down the country, that own [...]

January 10, 2019 2019, Announcement, Documentary

US Venues: Independent Venue Week calls for American venue submissions

American Independent venues are welcome to apply to participate in 2019’s US edition of Independent Venue Week here. “I’ve spent a lot of time in independent venues around the world, on stage and as the fan in the crowd. No [...]

December 10, 2018 Uncategorized