britain's best small venue

Everything that's exciting about the world's greatest music can be found in small venues. From Arctic Monkeys frenzied gigs at Sheffield's Boardwalk, to The Beatles stomping the floors of The Cavern, to The Libertines' all night parties at The Rhythm Factory: these tiny, sweat-drenched rooms are the places where legends are born and where the best bands become truly life-affirming. This is why NME's Small Venues Campaign in association with Jack Daniel's is back. We're here to pay tribute to the best venues in the world, and we want your help too – we're looking to crown the UK's best small venue 2014…

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