IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT - FIGHTBACK EVENT POSTPONED With sincere apologies to everyone who has supported this event by buying a ticket, after a meeting today we have concluded that we have no option other than to postpone the Fightback gig due to take place next Tuesday 17 October at Camden Electric [...]
Music Venue Trust announce 'The Sandbox' at Venues day 2017 Incredible Opportunity for Grassroots Music Venues Music Venue Trust is delighted to announce the launch of The Sandbox, a brand new interactive area at Venues Day 2017 which will provide an opportunity for VIP Speed Dating between the UK’s top [...]
Music Venue Trust announces Venue Futures strand for Venues Day with Deviate Digital New Partnership With Deviate Digital to find the Apps and Tech that can make a real difference to Grassroots Music Venues Music Venue Trust announced today the addition of Venue Futures, a brand new digital strand to [...]
Venues Day 2017 Announces New Partners Estrella Damm, Openstage and Jackpot Peanut Butter added to Venues Day supporters Music Venue Trust is delighted to announce Openstage, Jackpot Peanut Butter, Help Musicians UK, White Light and Jack Daniel’s as the associate partners for Venues Day 2017 which will take place on [...]
Will Gompertz talks to Mark Davyd about Arts Council England's recent decision to not fund Grassroots Music Venues. Also available on BBC iPlayer Will Gompertz (BBC5 Live): That of course is 'Shape Of You' by the multi-million selling and multi-billion streamed artist Ed Sheeran, who before he was one of [...]
Adrian Chiles talks to Beverley Whitrick (MVT) & Jeff Horton (100 Club) about Arts Council England's recent decision to not fund Grassroots Music Venues. Also available on BBC iPlayer Adrian Chiles (BBC5 Live): Amy Winehouse, Ed Sheeran, The Beatles.. in fact just about every rock, pop, grime act wherever, started [...]
Pink Floyd’s Nick Mason 'doubts the band would succeed today' Pink Floyd, who rose to fame after playing in London’s underground scene, “learned about playing in front of an audience” in Grassroots Music Venues, Nick Mason told an audience last night. Speaking at the launch of a campaign aimed at [...]
Ticketweb returns as Headline Sponsor for Venues Day 2017 Music Venue Trust is proud to announce the continuation of its partnership with TicketWeb, a division of Live Nation Entertainment, returning as headline sponsor for Venues Day 2017. Following the success of last October’s event at Roundhouse, Ticketweb – Ticketmaster’s indie [...]
Read the 3 commitments required by the next government to protect, secure and improve the UK’s Grassroots Music Venues.
Music Venue Trust responds to HM Government Industrial Review Green Paper and Creative Sector Review with a Five-Year Strategic Plan to build a World-Class Grassroots Music Venue Circuit in the UK.