738 Massachusetts Ave.
(Central Square)
Cambridge, MA 02139

(617) 354 - 2685

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In its role as a neighborhood bar & grille
and meeting place for multi-ethnic, multi-generation Central Square,
the Cantab Lounge provides stages for many kinds of music and the spoken word.

Mondays Geoff Bartley hosts a Singer-Songwriter Open Mic  Upstairs

Tuesdays we have the best Bluegrass scene for miles around.

Wednesdays, there's Bob & the Beats 80s & 90s Jam Upstairs
and as always, a Poetry Slam downstairs in the Underground.

Thursdays the Chicken Slacks bring classic soul and funk to the Upstairs stage
and Downstairs: Mickey Bliss presents Club Bohemia
(Check http://clubbohemianews.blogspot.com for the most up-to-date band details.)

Fridays and Saturdays
Upstairs: Various awesome dance bands
Downstairs: Mickey Bliss presents Club Bohemia
(Check http://clubbohemianews.blogspot.com for the most up-to-date band details.)

Sundays it's an All-Star Music Jam
hosted by Full Circle, starring Lee Lundy, Candy Delgado, Sir Cecil, Esq., and The Chicken Man.

UPSTAIRS:   21+   Wheelchair accessible, cover charge varies
DOWNSTAIRS in the Cantab Underground:   21+  Not wheelchair accessible, cover charge varies

•  The CANTAB UNDERGROUND is available for private parties... call (617) 354-2685!


Can't remember the names of those great performers you heard at the Cantab a while back?
Browse through the calendar archive to jog your memory . . .


April 2017

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Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

1

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Hot Sauce
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
2

• Upstairs

All-Star music jam w/ Sir Cecil, Lee, Candy & The Chicken Man
9pm


3

• Upstairs

FOLK & ACOUSTIC

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Songwriters Circle 6pm

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Mike
8pm

Feature @ 9:30
The Way Down Wanderers
4

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm

Feature @ 10pm:
The Way Down Wanderers

Opening act
@ 8pm:
Adam Eugene & Friends

• Downstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
9pm
5

• Upstairs

'80s & '90s
Rock 'n Roll Jam
9pm

• Downstairs

POETRY

Boston Poetry Slam
8pm
6

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
The Chicken Slacks
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
7

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Boston Soul Revue
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
8

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Urban Renewal
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia

9

• Upstairs

All-Star music jam w/ Sir Cecil, Lee, Candy & The Chicken Man
9pm


10

• Upstairs

FOLK & ACOUSTIC

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Songwriters Circle 6pm

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Mike
8pm

Feature @ 9:30
Andy Cohen
11

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm

Feature @ 10pm:
Nick Novia & Friends

Opening act
@ 8pm:
Dixie Butterhounds

• Downstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
9pm
12

• Upstairs

'80s & '90s
Rock 'n Roll Jam
9pm

• Downstairs

POETRY

Boston Poetry Slam
8pm
13

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
The Chicken Slacks
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia

14

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Dirty Blonde
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia


15

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
The Furreal Band
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia

16

• Upstairs

All-Star music jam w/ Sir Cecil, Lee, Candy & The Chicken Man
9pm


17

• Upstairs

FOLK & ACOUSTIC

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Songwriters Circle 6pm

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Mike
8pm

Feature @ 9:30
Eric Lee & Friends
18

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm

Feature @ 10pm:
Boston City Limits

Opening act
@ 8pm:
True Life Bluegrass

• Downstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
9pm
19

• Upstairs

'80s & '90s
Rock 'n Roll Jam
9pm

• Downstairs

POETRY

Boston Poetry Slam
8pm
20

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
The Chicken Slacks
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia

21

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Boston Soul Revue
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia


22

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Summer of George
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia

23

• Upstairs

All-Star music jam w/ Sir Cecil, Lee, Candy & The Chicken Man
9pm


24

• Upstairs

FOLK & ACOUSTIC

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Songwriters Circle 6pm

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Mike
8pm

Feature @ 9:30
Eric Lee & Friends
25

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm

Feature @ 10pm:
John Mailander & the Alternative Facts

Opening act
@ 8pm:
Ricky Fire & the Ricktones

• Downstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
9pm
26

• Upstairs

'80s & '90s
Rock 'n Roll Jam
9pm

• Downstairs

POETRY

Boston Poetry Slam
8pm
27

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
The Chicken Slacks
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia

28

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
The Marsels
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia


29

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Classic Groove
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia

30

• Upstairs

All-Star music jam w/ Sir Cecil, Lee, Candy & The Chicken Man
9pm


May 2017

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

1

• Upstairs

FOLK & ACOUSTIC

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Songwriters Circle 6pm

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Mike
8pm

Feature @ 9:30
Eric Lee - Songwrters-in-the-Round
2

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm

Feature @ 10pm
Jim Gaudet & The Railroad Boys

Opening act
@ 8:30pm
Adam Eugene & Friends

• Downstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm
3

• Upstairs

'80s & '90s
Rock 'n Roll Jam
9pm

• Downstairs

POETRY

Boston Poetry Slam
8pm
4

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
the ChickenSlacks
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
5

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Boston Soul Revue
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
6

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Hot Sauce
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
7

• Upstairs

All-Star music jam
w/ Sir Cecil, Lee, Candy & The Chicken Man
9pm

8

• Upstairs

FOLK & ACOUSTIC

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Songwriters Circle 6pm

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Mike
8pm

Feature @ 9:30
Eric Lee - Songwrters-in-the-Round
9

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm

Feature @ 10pm
The Vinegar Flies

Opening act
@ 8:30pm
Dixie Butterhounds

• Downstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm
10

• Upstairs

'80s & '90s
Rock 'n Roll Jam
9pm

• Downstairs

POETRY

Boston Poetry Slam
8pm
11

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
the ChickenSlacks
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
12

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Dirty Blonde
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
13

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Urban Renewal
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
14

• Upstairs

All-Star music jam
w/ Sir Cecil, Lee, Candy & The Chicken Man
9pm

15

• Upstairs

FOLK & ACOUSTIC

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Songwriters Circle 6pm

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Mike
8pm

Feature @ 9:30
Jan Luby
16

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm

Feature @ 10pm:
Bronwyn & The Highwaymen

Opening act
@ 8:30pm:
The New Velvet Band

• Downstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm
17

• Upstairs

'80s & '90s
Rock 'n Roll Jam
9pm

• Downstairs

POETRY

Boston Poetry Slam
8pm
18

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
the ChickenSlacks
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
19

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Boston Soul Revue
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
20

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
The Furreal Band
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
21

• Upstairs

All-Star music jam
w/ Sir Cecil, Lee, Candy & The Chicken Man
9pm

22

• Upstairs

FOLK & ACOUSTIC

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Songwriters Circle 6pm

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Mike
8pm

Feature @ 9:30
Chris LaVancher
23

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm

Feature @ 10pm:
Jes Raymond & The Blackberry Bushes

Opening act
@ 8:30pm:
Ricky Fire & the Ricktones

• Downstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm
24

• Upstairs

'80s & '90s
Rock 'n Roll Jam
9pm

• Downstairs

POETRY

Boston Poetry Slam
8pm
25

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
the ChickenSlacks
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
26

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
The Marsels
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
27

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Summer of George
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
28

• Upstairs

All-Star music jam
w/ Sir Cecil, Lee, Candy & The Chicken Man
9pm

29

• Upstairs

FOLK & ACOUSTIC

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Songwriters Circle 6pm

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Mike
8pm

Feature @ 9:30
Slow Boat Home
30

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm

Feature @ 10pm:
Ethan Hawkins & Friends

Opening act
@ 8:30pm:
Stambler’s Ramblers

• Downstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm
31

• Upstairs

'80s & '90s
Rock 'n Roll Jam
9pm

• Downstairs

POETRY

Boston Poetry Slam
8pm



(The March 2017 calendar is now in the
archive.)

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