Blakey Ridge, The Lion Inn

The Lion Inn has been a cult venue since the 1970s. It first came to prominence through the residency of the legendary Back Door, a Jazz group formed on nearby Teesside. They ran weekly nights at the Lion, which attracted musicians from all over the North East, including the world famous Sting. The venue went…

Leeds, Wire

Leeds, Wire

Photography by Elliot Young. Wire is one of Britain’s premier underground venues, pushing quality electronic music in an intimate and friendly environment. Our 300 capacity basement, accessed via an unassuming entrance on Call Lane in Leeds city centre, is powered by a full Funktion One Soundsystem and fully stocked with a selection of the finest…

Abertillery, The Dolls House

We are a small independent music venue in the South Wales valleys. We have a reputation for supporting all genres of music from all over the world. We have an in house PA, lighting rig and sound engineer.

Doncaster, The Blacksmiths Arms

Doncaster, The Blacksmiths Arms

The Blacksmiths Arms, in conjunction with GingerBeard Promotions, have been running independent gigs for 8 years now. Residing in Harworth (just outside of Doncaster), it’s friendly, warm and vibrant atmosphere has made the venue popular with bands and punters alike. Over 8 years the venue has hosted some amazing shows by the likes of Salad,…

Lancaster, Lancaster Priory

More Music is a music and education charity based in the West End of Morecambe, with over 25 years of experience delivering workshops, training, performances and festivals across the district, region and beyond. More Music seeks to build confidence and spirit in individuals and communities through the arts, especially music. More Music is an Arts…

York, Spark:York

SPARK:York is a community venue, located in the centre of York. It is a temporary structure, made from recycled shipping containers that houses over 15 local start-up businesses and offers free meeting space for community groups. While not exclusively music focussed as a venue, SPARK has hosted everything from emerging local bands to international DJs….

York, The Basement

The Basement is a 100 capacity events venue situated below City Screen Picturehouse cinema, right in the heart of York city centre. The venue has hosted an eclectic mix of events including comedy, live music, poetry & drama since March 2000. Its low ceiling and side on layout make the venue incredibly intimate, with the…

Swansea, Hangar 18 Music Venue

HANGAR 18 MUSIC VENUE 50 Plymouth Street, Swansea, SA1 3QQ | Venue Cap. 350 | Website Hangar 18 is a live music venue and nightclub at the heart of Swansea City Centre. Twitter  Facebook  Instagram ACCESS INFORMATION

London, Tooting Tram and Social

Situated barely a 2 minute walk from Tooting Broadway station, the Tooting Tram & Social has been run by Antic London for a decade as one of South London’s finest night spots. With a balance between Live Music, Bespoke Events and our weekend Club Nights, The Tram has something to offer for everyone.

Kilmarnock, Bakers Nightclub

Kilmarnock, Bakers Nightclub

BAKERS NIGHTCLUB 17 Fowlds St, Kilmarnock, KA1 3DG | Venue Cap. 260 | Bakers became Ayrshire’s top music venue from the start and has maintained that accolade for 8 years. We have had some acts come through our door we never dreamed of such as We Are Scientists, Circa Waves, Fatherson, Gerry Cinnamon We Were…

Telford, Southwater, Albert’s Shed Southwater

Albert’s Shed operates across two venues in Shropshire: Shrewsbury and Southwater. While Albert’s Shed Shrewsbury is the flagship venue, the newest venue has a larger capacity and custom build system making it ideal for mid-sized national and international touring artists. Albert’s Shed growth comes from our commitment to our local artists especially those writing and…

Lancaster, Kanteena

Kanteena is an all inclusive communal dining & social space in a disused pop drinks factory in Lancaster. We have weekly rotating independent street food vendors and a well tested selection of beers and ales from the variety of new breweries popping up around the country. With the capacity to host up to 700 people,…

Ipswich, Steamboat Tavern

Ipswich, Steamboat Tavern

We are a traditional pub with a long history a live music events. An independently owned free house a short walk from Ipswich town centre. We host weekly live music events, mostly original music from both local and national bands and occasionally touring bands from overseas. We have the capability to put on gigs outside…

London, Boston Music Room

London, Boston Music Room

Tucked between a salt of the earth Irish pub and its big sister venue, The Dome, the Boston Music Room once stood as one of London’s best-kept secrets. Through the 80s and early 90s, the BMR was a hotspot for the world’s most exciting punk bands, with legendary acts such as Fugazi and Sham 69…

Glasgow, Room 2

Room 2 is a new independent multi functional event space, we have a state of the art Funktion One sound system which was tuned by one of the founders of Funktion One John Newsham. The venue has been acoustically treated to create the perfect sound experience, The venue was designed to change from a live…

Bath, The Grapes

The Grapes is a new bar and music venue bang in the centre of Bath, in what was a very old pub. A freehouse and already known for stocking great local ciders, real ales and craft beers, we host weekly sessions throughout the year including Blues, Swing and Traditional Irish Folk, while the weekends are…

Inverness, The Tooth & Claw

THE TOOTH & CLAW 50 Baron Taylor Street, Inverness, IV1 1QG | Venue Cap. | Website Adventurously independent rock bar and alternative venue in the centre of Inverness city centre showcasing signed and unsigned acts every Friday and Saturday night. ACCESS INFORMATION We are not able to support any access needs Instagram Facebook

Inverness, Mad Hatters

MAD HATTERS Hootananny, 67 Church Street, Inverness, IV1 1ES | Venue Cap. 80 | Website  Mad Hatters is a popular live music venue on the first floor of Hootananny in Inverness, the venue plays host to rock, indie, ska and many more genres. ACCESS INFORMATION We are not able to support any access needs Facebook…

Coventry, Empire

Coventry, Empire

Empire is a multi purpose 900 capacity venue situated within the heart of Coventry, Empire opened it’s doors in September 2015 and has hosted many national and international Live Music and Club events Past bookings – The Wildhearts, The Undertones, Krept & Konan, Scott Mills, Gary Numan, Sam Fender, The Wombats, Ministry Of Sound, The…

Brighton, The Richmond

The Richmond is a historic bar and music venue in Brighton, UK. Throughout The Richmonds lifetime it has hosted bands such as The Verve, Radiohead, John Lee Hooker, Manic Street Preachers as well as countless other bands and artists since the 1900’s.

Middlesbrough, Sticky Fingers Rock Bar

Middlesbrough, Sticky Fingers Rock Bar

Photo by Conor Vetas-Young Sticky Fingers started as a small intimate cafe/bar which was attached to a music shop. Recently the music shop and bar owner sold up to current owner Toni Cook. Toni has gone into partnership with Boro based label, Goosed Records, who have recently overseen the successful rejuvenation of an old music…

Corsham, The Pound Arts Centre

The Pound is a welcoming and vibrant venue in the centre of Corsham with a 100-seat auditorium in which we programme a year round programme of some really great stuff right here including amazing music, theatre, spoken word, talks, films, exhibitions. comedy and workshops.

Stourbridge, Claptrap The Venue

We are Claptrap The Venue! Previously full-time musicians ourselves, we are delighted to be able to provide a lovely live-music venue where the musician reigns supreme and music lovers can enjoy gigs! Our venue is friendly, cosy, alternative and intimate, with a great in-house sound and super-duper atmosphere. With a capacity of 120 people and…

Norwich, Voodoo Daddies Showroom

A rock n roll pizza joint and showroom. Voodoo Daddies is a fiercely independent joint standing against the tyranny of corporate slices! Arcade games, live music, live sports, craft beer and a fine selection of booze and hooch

London, Sister Midnight Records

SISTER MIDNIGHT RECORDS  | Venue Cap. 35 | Website Tucked away on a back street in Deptford, Sister Midnight Records opened in 2018 and have been building a reputation as an inclusive and dynamic space for underground and grassroots music in South East London. ACCESS INFORMATION Facebook  Instagram

Liverpool, Handyman Bar and Brewery

Liverpool, Handyman Bar and Brewery

After being a Handyman Supermarket for 48 years we have now turned the building into a bar brewery and event space. The main stage during the annual Smithdown Road Festival this has been a prime spot for live music since opening in 2017. Hosted the likes of Krafty Kuts, Fiesta Bombarda, Silent-K, Steve Pilgrim as…

Bradford, Tapestry Arts

Our 10,000 sq ft arts complex hosts a super cool 300 capacity air conditioned live performance and live music venue with a late license. We have a fabulous café with comprehensive menu choices, including vegetarian, vegan and halal.

Keighley, Exchange Arts

Exchange Arts is a grassroots music venue in Keighley within the Bradford District. Determined to represent live music on a wide range of genres in the best way it can be, they have hosted bands such as Biohazard, Steve Tilston, Random Hand and The Men The Couldn’t Hang. With a passion for showcasing new and…

St Leonards-on-Sea, The Piper

Bought as a derelict and defunct 1930’s late art-deco old dive-bar, The Piper has been saved from the brink of being turned into a developers apartment block & instead brought back to life as a new buzzy, Rock n’Roll music, arts & community based pub, bar & music venue in the heart of the increasingly…

St Leonards on Sea, The Marina Fountain

Our bar has been a venue for over 30 years. When we took over in February this year, it had been mismanaged and left by the wayside. It relied on weekly open mic nights led and mainly performed by the previous owner. Through connections we’ve made over the years we’ve been pushing as many new…

Glasgow, The Dam

THE DAM 106-108 Brunswick St, Merchant City, Glasgow, G1 1TF | Venue Cap. 100 | Website A bar with a basement music and club space, The Dam opened on Brunswick Street towards the end of January 2019. A venue that is part of the Brunswick Hotel, in the heart of the Merchant City, and is…

Sheffield, Cafe Totem

Welcome to Café Totem, Sheffield’s home of rock and roll, set across two floors. Be it late night partying or an evening pizza date, we’ve got you covered. Downstairs we host the best live music the city has to offer, From touring artists to grassroots local shows in our 100 capacity venue. Upstairs we host…

Sheffield, Corporation

Corporation is a live music venue in the heart of Sheffield City Centre. We have spent over 20 years bringing the most exciting live music to the city. From Heavy Metal and Classic Rock to Pop and Hiphop, we have hosted some of the best musicians in the world while providing great drinks offers and…

Northampton, The Roadmender

We have provided Northampton with a cultural focal point ever since 1934, when Earl Spencer opened The Roadmender Club’s original venue, a disused factory in Lawrence Street. Through decades of change, inside and outside our walls, Roadmender’s mission has remained the same. Live music came to The Roadmender in earnest at the start of the…

Walsden, The Mill Venue

New venue, built with music in mind with all features recycled from existing timber, fixtures etc of the old Mill its situated in. sloman music and dark matter promotions with over 30 years experience between them in the music industry, onboard to put this venue on the map as a place to play and see…

Sedgefield, The Manor House

Sedgefield, The Manor House

The Manor House is a unique and intimate venue for live performance with fantastic acoustics appreciated by artists and audiences. The Pineapple Bar in the cellars stock a great range of craft beers, excellent spirits (including our own Sanction Gin) and great wines. It is a historical listed building and multi-events centre situated in the…

Wrexham, Undegun Arts Space

UNDEGUN ARTS SPACE 11 Regent Street, Wrexham, LL11 1SG | Venue Cap. 250| Website Undegun Arts Space is a Community run Art Gallery and Live Music Venue in Wrexham. It began in 2013 and has growth from strength top strength. It has been the host to Focus Wales and Wrexfest and sees thousands of visitors…

Birmingham, The Night Owl

Birmingham, The Night Owl

Based on Lower Trinity Street in Digbeth, The Night Owl is the perfect club for any fan of music from days gone by. Taking its name from the Northern Soul song of the same name by Bobby Paris, The Night Owl was the first ever purpose built Northern Soul and Motown club, opening its doors…

Worthing, The Factory Live

State-of-the-art purpose built 350 capacity live & club music venue, hidden around the corner, in Worthing. Set to host new, emerging & established live music, comedy, club & experiential events throughout the week. A crucial addition to Worthing’s emerging nightlife.

Rhayader, The Lost ARC

Rhayader, The Lost ARC

THE LOST ARC The Lost ARC, Bridge St, Rhayader, Powys, LD6 5AG | Venue Cap. 180 | Website We are a new venue, keen to bring quality live music off the beaten track, to the heart of mid Wales as well as nurturing and offering a platform to up and coming and established local artists….

Taunton, Creative Innovation Centre CIC

Creative Innovation Centre CIC (also known as CICCIC) is a not-for-profit, independent Community Interest Company and arts and culture centre with a strong mission to provide and unite enterprise, culture and community. We are focused on creativity, innovation and all things arts and culture and provide the space and events for performers, artists and audiences…

London, Peckham Audio

Peckham Audio is a 220 capacity dedicated live music venue and club space in the heart of Peckham, due to open end of October 2019. A joint venture between two successful local businesses, Bermondsey Social Club and Four Quarters, and boasting a 3am license Friday & Saturdays, Audio aims to become the go-to place in…

London, Lion Clapton

Boutique, independent, family-run record store with a passion for DIY shows! Also home to Clapton’s tiniest cocktail bar. Let loose and have fun, we’re here for the music and for good times!

Manchester, Niamos

The Playhouse is a large, fully-accessible, purpose-built grade II theatre. built in 1902, Operated by The workers co-operative n.i.a.m.o.s, we re-opened with a vision to transform a once landmark theatre into a co-operatively run music & arts studios, micro-bakery, brewtap and pay-as-you-feel arts venue.creating a venue for this generation ‘paying homage to the place where…

Leeds, The HiFi Club

Leeds, The HiFi Club

Photography by Elliot Young. HiFi has been making Leeds dance for 20 years. In that time our intimate, 400 capacity basement has hosted a diverse programme of events, original specialising in soul and jazz and more recently expanding to a full range of dance music genres. Our booming D&B Audio sound system and fully stocked…

Milton Keynes, MK Gallery

MK Gallery brings world-class exhibitions and events, together with pioneering learning and community programmes, to Milton Keynes. Our dynamic, cross disciplinary events programme provides audiences with a range of inspiring arts and cultural experiences alongside opportunities to engage more deeply with our exhibitions and offsite projects. Live Music is an integral part of the events…

Todmorden, Golden Lion

An independently run venue, that has been established for the last 5 years booking international and national touring bands & DJ’s. A community hub supporting local and outside promoters. A festival within a pub.

Chelmsford, Hot Box Live Events

We are a New music Venue right next to Chelmsford Railway Station and are located underneath one of the Arches, we are also during the day a Skate Shop which we then pack down all equipment locked into the back room. We are also home to Used Filters Records and have an extensive equipment list…

York, The Victoria Vaults

The Victoria vaults is a newly refurbed pub/venue with a capacity of 130 people. We have Emerging York talent, where we have 3 or 4 local indie bands play, we show tribute acts, punk bands such as uk subs, local cover bands and mod bands. Venue is all on one level, Information available in alternative…

Brighton, Concorde 2

Concorde2 is Brighton’s Multi-award Winning Live Music Venue & Nightclub. Nationally recognised as one of the UK’s leading live music venues & nightclubs. Concorde2 has played host to a continuously diverse cross section of events for many many years. Boasting state of the art L-Acoustics sound and lighting systems, the 600 capacity Concorde2 is a…

Manchester, Wilderness Record Store

Wilderness Record Store opened on Record Store Day 2019 – 13th April. We are an independently run record store and bar, with a terrace and stage area. Our staff members are all DJs, musicians or general music-heads, with a passion for the industry. At the store we’ve hosted signings, gigs and meet + greets with…

Telford, Forge Urban Revival at The Wakes

Telford, Forge Urban Revival at The Wakes

Pale Fire Music along with Forge Urban Revival and Left for Dead Records have formed a music collective to promote original live music in Telford. So on the last Friday of each month we provide a platform for such events, catering for solo and group performances, at The Wakes, Theatre Square, Oakengates, Telford TF2 6EP….

Hebden Bridge, Wadsworth Community Centre

Hebden Bridge, Wadsworth Community Centre

Photo by Nigel Plant. Wadsworth Community Centre is situated in a hilltop village 600 feet above Hebden Bridge, Calderdale. The Centre is owned by Wadsworth Parish Council who leases it to the Community Association to run as a community centre. Wadsworth Community Association is a charitable organisation established to support the residents of Wadsworth Parish…