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US VENUE SPOTLIGHT – Raleigh, NC – The Pour Music Hall

The Pour House Music Hall in Raleigh, North Carolina was founded in 1997 and has established itself as Raleigh’s home to live music. The venue aims to bring its audiences a mix of both local and national touring bands. The Pour House [...]

February 22, 2019 2019, New Venue, USA, Venue

US VENUE SPOTLIGHT – Wichita, KS – Wave

One of the youngest venues to take part in Independent Venue Week this year, Wave was opened in August 2018. Located in Downtown Wichita this new venue brings vibrancy and diversity to Wichita’s live scene. [...]

February 18, 2019 2019, New Venue, USA, Venue
Independent Venue Week 2018 Pianos

US 2019 Artist Ambassador and First Venues Revealed

Returning for its second US edition July 8-14, 2019, Independent Venue Week, with Eventbrite as its exclusive ticketing partner, has announced that Fantastic Negrito will be joining as its official artist ambassador. Grammy Award winner Xavier Dphrepaulezz (Fantastic Negrito) emerged from Oakland's local music scene to a tremendously successful [...]

February 5, 2019 2019, Ambassador, Announcement, Launch, New Venue, Partner, Partners, USA

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

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

We’re looking for volunteers for #IVW19

In January we’ll be celebrating the sixth year of Independent Venue Week alongside 200+ venues across the UK. Independent Venue Week is a 7-day celebration of grass-roots music venues and all the people who own them, run them and work [...]

December 10, 2018 2019, Announcement, News

Independent Venue Week Announce Celebrated Mercury Prize Nominee Novelist As Year 6 Ambassador

Monday 28th January – Sunday 3rd February 19 The UK’s leading celebration of independent music venues announces plans for its sixth year and welcomes Mercury-nominated Novelist to the Independent Venue Week (IVW) family as Ambassador. The week-long event is running, [...]

November 15, 2018 2019, Announcement, Launch