Birkenhead, Future Yard

Birkenhead, Future Yard

Birkenhead is set to be the home of one of the most exciting new music venues in the UK, a building that re-imagines the role of a live music venue, providing live industry training and a regional hub for artist development. Aspiring to be the UK’s first carbon-neutral venue, Future Yard looks to help offset…

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…

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,…

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…

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…

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.

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…

Liverpool, District

Liverpool, District

Situated in the heart of the Baltic Triangle – Liverpool’s cultural mecca – District is a vibrant multi-purpose venue, playing host to gigs, club nights, screenings, talks and many other engaging events. We are home to some of Liverpool’s most popular and eclectic music nights, including Boss, Positive Vibration and EAT ME + Preach. We…

Liverpool, Some Place

Small cocktail bar located above The Zanzibar specialising in Absinthe & Cognac. We host small intimate live music sessions as we only have 70 cap. We vibe of the bohemian way of life and this is reflected in our practises with music, drinks and service.

Manchester, The Peer Hat

We are an independent venue that believes that music and art informs and strengthens communities. To that end, we have tried to create the strongest, tightest community we have been able. We make sure that independent artists are nurtured, paid and heard (both in gigs and on records we display and sell). We have made…

Liverpool, Craft Taproom

Craft Taproom is an independent venue out in the student hub of Smithdown Road, just south of the city centre. Having previously played host to the likes of Idles, Beans On Toast, Son Of Dave and loads more – it’s a fantastic place to check out live music all year round. It is also one…

Salford, The Eagle Inn

Located in Salford just a stone’s throw from Deansgate and Victoria train station, The Eagle Inn is a friendly, relaxed and traditional local pub with a long history dating all the way back to 1848. But there’s much more to The Eagle Inn than just the traditional bar. In 2014 a terraced house that stood…

Manchester, The Castle Hotel

THE CASTLE HOTEL 66 Oldham Street, Manchester, M4 1LE | Venue Cap. 70 | Website Located on Oldham Street in Manchester’s Northern Quarter, The Castle Hotel is a prestigious, lively and popular bar with a long history dating all the way back to 1776. Over the course of a century the pub changed name several…

Manchester, Gullivers

Located on Oldham Street in Manchester’s Northern Quarter, Gullivers is an iconic, lively and bustling bar with a long history dating all the way back to 1865. Gullivers has had many different guises over the years. It was originally a Wilson’s house called The Albert Hotel, then The Grenadier before J.W. Lees brewery bought the…

Clitheroe, The Grand

Clitheroe, The Grand

The Grand at Clitheroe is a multi-platform Arts Centre in the historic market town of Clitheroe, Lancashire. Situated within an hour drive from both Manchester and Leeds, The Grand serves a population of approximately 500,000 within a 25 minute drive time. The main auditorium boats stunning sound quality (full D&B audio rig) and state-of-the-art lighting….

Wigan, The Boulevard

The Boulevard has been described as the local hub for live music in Wigan, incorporating strong live bands, regular tribute acts, DIY gig’s and international touring bands all playing alongside the best local talent. The bands are in the second room of the venue with amazing acoustics and an ever growing reputation for live sound.

Atherton, The Snug-Atherton

Atherton, The Snug-Atherton

The Snug Live Unless you have been to Atherton, a small town about 11 miles from Manchester city centre, you may not have heard of The Snug, an independent coffee shop, tucked just off the main high street. After this weekend’s sold out ‘Snug Live’ music event, I reckon that may soon be about to…

Liverpool, Grand Central Hall

Liverpool, Grand Central Hall

1150 mixed seating / standing, or 900 all seated, or 700 standing capacity only. A grand art deco hall in a multicomplex with hotel, several bars, and food hall with lots of artisan food makers. Recently refurbished in 2018, it is an epically beautiful space with great facilities. It is a recent addition to our…

Birkenhead, Birkenhead Library

Birkenhead Library is the Wirral’s freshest and most inclusive live music venue. A public library by day, the handsome venue transforms on Sunday afternoons, in partnership with Get It Loud In Libraries, to showcase the most exciting new and emerging artists.

Northwich, The Salty Dog

A new small live music venue in the heart of Cheshire, pushing original bands from all genres, also specialising in Craft Beer and Real Ale. The Salty Dog is starting to establish itself as an intimate place to see great bands and artists up close, always aiming to punch above their weight.

Manchester, Jimmy’s

GOOD BEER * GOOD MUSIC * GOOD TIMES Jimmy’s is a 2 floor Music Venue and Bar in the Heart of Manchester’s Northern Quarter, owned and run by Brothers Jimmy & George Craig – Professional Musicians with a passion to support developing Artists, Bands, and “Grass Root” Independent Music Venues through collaboration with new band…

Liverpool, EBGBS

Liverpool, EBGBS

From the pioneers behind Heebie Jeebies, The Jacaranda Club and Jacaranda Records, a new bar and club is rocking Liverpool down to its very core and there’s nothing you can do to stop it! Heebies Basement has been known for crazy late nights for longer than most of you people have been alive. Refreshingly unique,…

Liverpool, Parr Street Studio 2

Formerly a world class recording studio as part of the Grammy Award winning Parr Street Studios complex; Studio2 is now a multi-functional events space specialising in live music. The structure of the old studio itself remains in tact; the bar is located in the old control room, complete with viewing window, wall mounted platinum records…

Bury, The Met

Bury, The Met

The Met is an innovative and rapidly growing organisation situated in Bury, Greater Manchester. We are unique in the breadth of work we present and our ability to nurture artists and develop audiences. We present a mix of live music, theatre and comedy alongside running community workshops, a recording studio and a creative business hub.

Blackpool, The Bootleg Social

Blackpool, The Bootleg Social

Bootleg Social is Blackpool’s premier live music venue and alternative music bar located in centre of the town. Bootleg is becoming ever more known as the place to best place discover live original talent from right across the country. We are a 5* rated venue on Facebook, Trip Advisor and Google. And pride ourselves on…

Morecambe, More Music

Morecambe, More Music

MORE MUSIC The Hothouse. 13 – 17 Devonshire Road. Morecambe. LA3 1QT | Venue Cap. 210 (Standing) 130 (Seated) | Website The Hothouse is the home of community music company More Music in the heart of the West End of Morecambe. We extensively refurbished it in 2011 to accommodate our offices, studios and a performance…

Chester, The Live Rooms

Chester, The Live Rooms

The Live Rooms is Chester’s largest and most diverse live music venue. Launched in 2013, we were and remain the only venue of its type in Chester. 2 rooms accommodating up to 500 capacity. We cater for Live Music from Blues, Rock, Metal, Indie, Funk, Folk and everything else. We also host an array of…

Manchester, Night & Day Cafe

Manchester, Night & Day Cafe

Night & Day Cafe emerged in 1991 and is now one of the main protagonists in the Manchester music scene. The venue has become a major hub to some of city’s musical giants and is used ontour routes by artists across the world. Having played host to over tens of thousands of musicians during its…

Manchester, Band On The Wall

Manchester, Band On The Wall

Band on the Wall has been a cornerstone of Manchester’s thriving music and cultural landscape for two centuries. Our mission is to promote equality and diversity through music and to bring leading artists from around the world to the stage – both at our award-winning Manchester venue and nationally, through touring programmes and trailblazing creative…

Carlisle, The Brickyard

Carlisle, The Brickyard

The Brickyard is Carlisle’s premier and only full time live music venue and has hosted some of the biggest names in music past and present. Formally known as The Richmond Hall, or The Richmond Memorial Hall, the venue itself is over 100 years old and has been a key figure in the Carlisle music scene…

Liverpool, The Zanzibar Club

Liverpool, The Zanzibar Club

Established in 1996 Having been on the Liverpool nightlife scene for the past 17 years the club has hosted a wide variety of underground scene’s ranging from Jazz Funk to Hip Hop, Drum n Bass, Trance through to the present day where it’s a mainly live music venue with the odd special event club night……