Thursday, 25 March 2010


1st Instigate general election event announced: PANEL: Dame Vivienne Westwood, Harriet Harman, Peter Tatchell, Simon Hughes, Jeremy Hunt.
COMEDY: The Amazing Tommy and the Weeks
MUSIC: The Magic Numbers, Rose Elinor Dougall, SHLOMO (Beatbox Artist)
We also need people to submit a 100 word argument on why (or why not) 'the party is over' - on why political parties and the present political arena cannot provide the positive changes the electorate seek, or 100 words outlining why a party political system is essential. Submit your 100 word entry to the comments section of the link below and the best two arguments will be submitted as motions on the night, and whichever motion wins the vote, free gig time:

Friday, 19 March 2010

Announcement and Tickets

The Instigate event, held with The Independent on 26th April at the Union Chapel, London on 26th April, will be an extraordinary affair.

Tickets will be availiable here next week ( 25th March) with a full line up for the debate itself and the artists performing either side of it.

Tuesday, 16 March 2010

General Election and Corporal Turnout

ID will be hosting 3 debates - jointly with The Independent newspaper - the week before the big day.

Announcement here shortly.