IVW 2023

The Louisiana Wapping Road, Bristol

In discussion with IVW

Free entry

The Rills

The Cornish Bank, Falmouth 34 Church St, Falmouth

Clunk magazine bring us the London based raucous indie-punks as part of Independent Venue Week 2023


Kula Shaker

Exeter Phoenix Bradninch Place, Exeter

Kula Shaker, the last great heretics of British rock. Named after a 9th century South Indian King, the band’s esoteric mix of psychedelic riffs, mantras and rock and roll mysticism laughed in the face of Britpop orthodoxy in the 90’s. 2022 sees the launch of ‘1st Congregational Church of Eternal Love & Free Hugs’ – […]


Electric Comedy Club

Komedia Bath 22-23 Westgate Street, Bath

The Electric Comedy Club is Komedia Bath’s all new monthly showcase of the finest up-and-coming comedy talent the UK has to offer! Hosted by the brilliant Morgan Rees, each show will feature a pro headliner straight off the circuit as well as 4 rising stars of stand-up


Kris Barras Band

Exeter Phoenix Bradninch Place, Exeter

One of the UK’s breakout artists over the past few years, the Kris Barras Band. They are set for an incredible 2023; They’ve just finished a sold-out UK tour with Kentucky’s favourite sons Black Stone Cherry, culminating with a show at the world-famous Royal Albert Hall. Their biggest headline tour to date begins in March […]


The Scribes + Monkey Bizzle

Komedia Bath 22-23 Westgate Street, Bath

The Scribes are a multi-award winning hip hop act from Bristol whose unique talents have combined to make a trademark sound quite unlike any other, featuring a seamless blend of live instrumentation and sampling set against a backdrop of head nodding boom bap breaks. With support from Monkey Bizzle


Rozi Plain

The Cornish Bank, Falmouth 34 Church St, Falmouth

Beloved songwriter Rozi Plain returns to Falmouth this February with her 'gently askew songs' in support of her new album 'PRIZE' She'll be performing at Cornish Bank, Falmouth on 3rd February 2023 as part of Independent Venue Week


Steve Knightley from Show Of Hands Solo Concert.

The Old Bakery Blewetts Wharf, Malpas Rd, Truro

Steve Knightely plays a rare solo concert for us during Independent Venue Week 2023 as part of his 2023 Solo Tour, ‘Unlock Me & Other Lockdown Laments’ One half of the highly acclaimed Show of Hands, an English acoustic roots/folk duo formed in 1986 by Steve (guitars, mandolin, mandocello, cuatro) and composer and multi-instrumentalist Phil […]


Cut Capers

Exeter Phoenix Bradninch Place, Exeter

Cut Capers are embarking on their biggest tour to date – performing a range of festival favourite tunes as well as a selection of brand new songs from their 3rd album. Get tickets now to hear the new material before anyone else!

£12 – £14

Indie Night at Old Bakery Studios

The Old Bakery Blewetts Wharf, Malpas Rd, Truro

We've been running Indie Night as part of IVW for the past 5 years and every one has sold out. 2018 saw BBC Introducing South West broadcast live from the night. For the 10th Anniversary of IVW we'll be pulling out all the stops, we can't name names just yet but our headliner is one […]


Get The Blessing

The Pound Arts Centre Pound Pill, Corsham

Get The Blessing Saturday 4 February, 7.30pm Independent Venue Week 2023 £14 (£12 Concessions) Influenced by the freewheeling jazz pioneer Ornette Coleman, grounded by a rhythm section who take to the world’s biggest stages with the likes of Portishead & Radiohead, fronted by two of the most distinctive horn players in the South West, lauded […]


The Embezzlers

Exeter Phoenix Bradninch Place, Exeter

The Embezzlers are a 6 piece, 100% Live, ska band based in Exeter, Devon. Playing the best in ska and 2tone from Desmond Dekker, Toots and Jimmy Cliff to The Specials, The Selecter, Madness and The Beat, and there’s even a tiny little bit of The Clash thrown in for good measure! Going back to […]


Moscow Drug Club

The David Hall Roundwell Street, South Petherton

TRANSCENDENT TROUBADOURS OF WORLD JAZZ & FOLK… Moscow Drug Club…. a curious musical place where elements of Berlin Cabaret, Latin Tinge, French Musette and Storytelling meet… Imagine having a few to drink and staggering arm in arm into the darkness of an eastern European cobbled street and stumbling into a bar where Django Reinhardt & […]


Krater Comedy Club

Komedia Bath 22-23 Westgate Street, Bath

Kick-off your weekend with some proper good laughs and discover the best in live comedy, featuring three top stand-ups and one of the best comperes in the business!


The Bug Club

The Prince Albert, Stroud Rodborough Hill, Stroud

Comedy Cupboard at Old Bakery Studios

The Old Bakery Blewetts Wharf, Malpas Rd, Truro

A special addition to our Independent Venue Week10th Anniversary celebrations is one of laugh a minute Comedy Cupboards. Details will be announced shortly but these nights sell out every time. Rest assured some of the UKs best comedy talent will be on show.