‘This is not the end’: Experimental arts venue Iklectik fights to survive after shock eviction
Every week, The Big Issue’s Venue Watch campaign supports and champions grassroots music venues across the UK. This week, we take a look at how one London-based community refused to give up when they lost their venue. Can Iklectik find a new way forward for their experimental sounds?
Here’s one they played earlier: Pre-recorded orchestras spell trouble for live performance
The Northern Ballet’s upcoming tour of Romeo & Juliet will use pre-recorded performances from the Northern Ballet Sinfonia
This grassroots venue brings ‘astonishing’ music and mental wellbeing to rural Wales
Every week, The Big Issue’s Venue Watch campaign supports and champions grassroots music venues across the UK. This week, we’re in north Wales, where the Tivoli brings in huge bands – including Oasis, Black Sabbath and Led Zepplin. It’s hugely important to its rural community