TIME AND PLACE:

Doors: various

@ Various venues around London

Tickets: check website

www.independentvenueweek.com

Now in its third year, back bigger and still independent, featuring a series of gigs around the UK.

This year’s Ambassadors are Mercury Prize Shortlisted Artist Wolf Alice who are taking over from Frank Turner (2015) and Colin Greenwood (2014).

Artists performing over the week include Everything Everything, Matthew E. White, Mallory Knox, Childhood, Misty Miller, Beans on Toast, Eliza and the Bear, Saffron (Republica) Tom Hingley (Inspiral Carpets), Get Cape, Wear Cape, Fly, Georgia, Get Inuit and Edwyn Collins who is following up his involvement last year. As well as playing live, he is also curating the week at Hebden Bridge Trades Club.

Other curating partners include Rob da Bank and Sunday Best, BBC Introducing, PIAS, Domino Records and The Joe Strumner Foundation with a DJ set from Shikari Sound System. More artists will be announced across social media in the coming weeks.

London venues:
100 Club
229 The Venue
93 Feet East
Aces & Eights
The Bedford
Birthdays
The Blackhearts
The Dublin Castle
Elgar Room at Royal Albert Hall
The Good Ship
Half Moon Putney
Jamboree
The Monarch
Nambucca
New Cross Inn
Sebright Arms
The Silver Bullet
The Social
Surya
Village Underground
Windmill Brixton
The Workshop @ Roadtrip
World’s End Finsbury Park
Zigfrid Von Underbelly