We are IFA.

An independent music artist talent agency based in Manchester, UK specialising in the booking, representation, and promotion of various urban artists worldwide.

Established in 2015, IFA have spent years developing a reputable roster of artists in a huge variety of venues across the world. We work on a day-to-day basis liaising with promoters and managers, to book and organise world class tours and shows for global artists.

What We Do

At IFA, we strive to go above and beyond what it means to be a booking agency. When using our services, you’re working with a team with over 40 years’ experience touring a multitude of different artists, from a wide spectrum of genres, through the UK, Europe and across the globe, providing a complete touring service.

Touring and Event Bookings

We have vastly experienced in-house tour managers, providing you with on the ground support and keeping you fully updated every step of the way. Using their knowledge from over 30 years in the industry, they’re able to answer any questions you have and ensure efficiency throughout the entire tour.

Logistics and Travel

Our vastly experienced advancing team work alongside our affiliated travel agents and transport providers, to create fully routed bespoke tour itineraries with travel and accommodation arrangements, in addition to full logistical support throughout the tour.

Tour Management

We have vastly experience in-house tour managers, providing you with on the ground support and keeping you fully updated every step of the way. Using their knowledge from over 30 years in the industry, they’re able to answer any question you have and ensure efficiency throughout the entire tour.

Visa/Work Permit

We provide advice and booking for Tier 5 sponsorships, visas and work permits to be used throughout Europe. This ensures all international artists are able to enter the UK and Europe safely and efficiently.

Legal Advice

If needed, all our artists are offered confidential legal advice. This is fulfilled by our partner solicitor and tailored to suit your needs.


We provide a full tour merchandising service, including design, print and distribution.

Media and PR

We work with affiliated PR and media agencies, gaining promotion and coverage to assist with PR and media campaigns for tours, mixtapes, album releases and more.

Our Artists

Our Recent Shows

Over the years, we’ve developed an extensive database of festivals, promoters and venues. Below is just a small selection of venues and events we have recently booked our artists onto:

All Points East, UK
Amager Bio, Copenhagen,
DK Another World, UK
Bataclan, Paris, FR.
Bay Dreams, AU
Beatyard, IE
Bestival, UK
Big Feastival, UK
Boardmasters, UK
Boom Bap, FR
Boomtown, UK
Brownstock, UK
Camp Beastival, UK
Castlepalooza, IE
CBE, Cologne, DE
Chorus Festival, FR
Circolo Magnolia, Milan, IT
Colorz Festival, DK
Concorde 2, Brighton, UK
Conrad Sohm, AT
Creamfields, UK
Dreamland, Margate, UK
Durer Kert, Budapest, HU
Earthcore, AUS
Electric Brixton, London, UK

Electric Castle, RO
Fabric, London, UK
Falmouth Week, UK
Festival No.6, UK
Field Manoeuvres, UK
Genk on Stage, BE
Glastonbury, UK
Goatfest, UK
Het Groot Verlof, BE
Highest Point Festival, UK
Hip Hop AL Parque, CO
HPI Sommerfest, DE
Igloo Doo, Blackpool, UK
Innervisions, UK
Inside Out Festival, UK
Jazz Café, London, UK
Kagelbanan, Stockholm, SE
Kendal Calling, UK
Kino Siska, Ljubljana, SI
Les Ardentes, BE
Liquicity, UK
Lokerse Festival, BE
Love Saves the Day, UK
Lucerna Music Bar, Prague, CZ
Made in Pecs, HU

Mainframe Open Air, Vienna, AT
Melkweg, Amsterdam, NL
Ministry of Sound, London, UK
Mostly Jazz, Funk & Soul Festival, UK
Nass Festival, UK
Neverworld, UK
No Bounds Festival, UK
Nozstock, UK
Nuits Fauves, Paris, FR
O2 Academy Brixton, London, UK
O2 Academy Islington, London, UK
O2 Forum, London, UK
O2 Kentish Town, London, UK
O2, Bristol, UK
O2, Glasgow, UK
O2, Oxford, UK
O2, Sheffield UK
Outlook, HR
Paradiso, Amsterdam, NL
Parklife, GR
Penn Fest, UK
Pirate Station Festival, RU
Pumpehuset, Copenhagen, DK
Razzmatazz, Barcelona, ES
Reasons Festival, UK

Return to Rio, AU
Rewind – Scotland, North & South, UK
Rhythm Tree, UK
Rockefeller, Oslo, NO
Roxy, Prague, CZ
Sea Sessions, IE
Shindig Weekender, UK
Shockout, UK
Snowbombing, AT
Solomons Yard, UK
Southport Weekender, UK
Springbeast, DK
Standon Calling, UK
Student Garden Party, UK
Sunflower Festival, UK
Tavastia Club, Helsinki, FI
Time Ryder, UK
Tivolivredenburg, Utrecht, NL
Tokyo World, UK
VEGA, Copenhagen, DK
VK, Brussels, BE
Volksfest, UK
Wanderlust, Paris, FR
XOYO, London, UK

Event Artwork
A selection of artwork from our shows and tours.

Connect With Us

IFA Agency
Watts Street

Phone - +44-(0)161-669-5866
Email - hello@ifa-agency.com