Music Venue Trust - Venues Day 2018 Spotlight

Since the beginning of popular culture, the United Kingdom has been at the forefront of shaping the global image of live and recorded music. From The Beatles to Oasis, artists have honed their trade on the nation's smaller stages, which have given them the platform to go on to expand…

Venue Spotlight: Blues Kitchen - Brixton, Shoreditch & Camden

This week, we find out more about the Blues Kitchen venues in Brixton, Shoreditch, and Camden. We spoke to Talent and Promotions Manager, Sam Smith, who tells us all about London's home of rhythm and blues. Click on the venues below to see their full listings. The Blues Kitchen Brixton…

Venue Spotlight: The Cookie, Leicester

This week, we find out more about The Cookie in Liecester. We spoke to the Owner/Booker, Nik Sharpe, who tells us about playing host to the biggest names in music and comedy as Leicester's premier independent venue. See full listings for The Cookie here >> Venue details: The Cookie, 68…

Venue Spotlight: Exchange - Bristol's first Community Benefit Society music venue

Last year, we surged into the depths of what makes Exchange one of the hubs of Bristol's live music scene (you can read about it here >>). This time around, we're checking in on some pretty impressive news that is currently hot on the lips of music fans and venues across…

Venue Spotlight: Night & Day Cafe, Manchester

This week, we find out more about Night & Day Cafe, Manchester. We spoke to In-House promoter, Jay Taylor, who tells us all about life in the Northern Quarter, bands to keep an eye out for, and a certain Meg White getting to grips with Hulk hands... See full listings…