independent venue week

Interview: Sybil Bell, Independent Venue Week

'Nobody would be playing festivals or arenas without the work that goes in to these new bands' - IVW founder, Sybil Bell, chats to us about the importance of grassroots venues ahead of this year's event...

30 seconds interview: YOWL

'Bring your antiperspirants,' says chief YOWL Gabriel Byrde, as the Peckham five-piece line up for two killer Independent Venue Week gigs...

IVW 2018: venue focus

Three venues, three cities: leading local enterprises on what Independent Venue Week means to them...

30 seconds interview: Sports Team

This theatrical sextet are offering a glammed up, washed out antidote to cookie-cutter indie-rock. With a massive 2018 ahead, get to know them now before things get crazy...

In session: Graceland

M faves Graceland are a brand new band harnessing the vim and vigour of post-punk and grunge for their scuffed-up sounds. See them live in action at our recent showcase...