Independent Venue Week

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US Venue Spotlight – New York, NY – The Delancey

The Delancey, located in New York’s Lower East Side celebrates its fifteenth this year and will be part of Independent Venue Week. The venue, consisting of three floors, is home to a downstairs music lounge, main level bar, and a [...]

April 10, 2019 2019, New Venue, USA, Venue

US Venue Spotlight – Kent, OH – The Kent Stage

The Kent Stage was constructed in 1927 in Kent, Ohio, originally as a vaudevillian theater. Nowadays, the venue has a strong focus on folk, blues, country, and reggae having been taken over by The Western Reserve Folk Association in 2002. [...]

April 10, 2019 USA, Venue

US Venue Spotlight – City Winery

City Winery will celebrate Independent Venue Week across six cities. With their unique concept that was born in 2006, City Winery now has venues in New York, Chicago, Nashville, Atlanta, Boston, and Washington D.C., with Philadelphia opening later this year. [...]

April 5, 2019 2019, New Venue, USA, Venue

US Venue Spotlight – Chicago, IL – Empty Bottle

Empty Bottle opened its doors in 1992 in the Ukrainian Village in Chicago, Illinois. It was originally a tiny bar with a small selection of beers that could be purchased for no more than a dollar fifty each. A year [...]

April 3, 2019 2019, New Venue, USA, Venue

US Venue Spotlight – Pittsburgh, PA – Club Cafe

Club Cafe is a renowned live music venue and an iconic staple of Pittsburgh’s historic South Side district. Hosting live music every single night, Club Cafe is host to a lineup of touring acts from all over the world as [...]

March 27, 2019 2019, New Venue, USA, Venue

US Venue Spotlight – New York, NY – Arlene’s Grocery

Arlene’s Grocery located in New York’s Lower East Side is one of this year’s most unique venues. The space started as a bodega and a butcher shop which, remains evident from its eye-catching vintage grocery store exterior. It was opened [...]

March 25, 2019 2019, New Venue, USA, Venue

US Venue Spotlight – Cleveland, OH – Beachland Ballroom

Beachland Ballroom returns to Independent Venue Week this year after hosting fantastic sets with Falling Stars and Maura Rogers and The Bellows in 2018.  The venue was opened in 2000 by owners Cindy Barber and Mark Leddy (at the time, [...]

March 20, 2019 2019, New Venue, USA, Venue

US Venue Spotlight – San Francisco, CA – Swedish American Hall

Swedish American Hall first opened in 1907 in San Francisco, California. From the moment you visit the venue, you will notice the stunning art deco feel. This space is all about music, food, drink, and community. Café du Nord—another member [...]

March 18, 2019 2019, USA, Venue

US Venue Spotlight – Tucson, AZ – 191 Toole

191 Toole is an all ages venue in Downtown Tucson. With a slogan of ‘standing room, unless otherwise noted,’ this venue is all about live music. Built in 1923, the warehouse at 191 East Toole Avenue served as a refrigerated [...]

March 15, 2019 2019, New Venue, USA, Venue

US Venue Spotlight – Mesa, AZ – The Nile Theatre

The Nile Theater is a multi-room venue in Downtown Mesa, Arizona. Established in 1924 it is one of the state’s largest all-ages independent venues. From its basement to the coffee shop to its main room, The Nile Theater has a [...]

March 14, 2019 2019, USA, Venue