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 . . .


December 2016

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Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

1

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
the Chicken Slacks
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
9 pm
2

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Boston Soul Revue
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
3

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
The Part Time Lovers Band
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
4

• Upstairs

All-Star music jam w/ Sir Cecil, Lee, Candy & The Chicken Man
9pm
5

• Upstairs

FOLK & ACOUSTIC

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Songwriters Circle 6pm

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Mike
8pm

Feature @ 9:30
PJ Shapiro
6

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm

Feature @ 10pm:
Evan Murphy & Danny Ecker

Opening act
@ 8:30pm:
Sick, Sad & Lonesome

• Downstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm
7

• Upstairs

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

• Downstairs

POETRY

Boston Poetry Slam
8pm
8

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
the Chicken Slacks
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
9pm
9

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Dirty Blonde
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
9pm
10

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Hot Sauce
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
9pm
11

• Upstairs

All-Star music jam w/ Sir Cecil, Lee, Candy & The Chicken Man
9pm
12

• Upstairs

FOLK & ACOUSTIC

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Songwriters Circle 6pm

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Mike
8pm

Feature @ 9:30
PJ Shapiro
13

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm

Feature @ 10pm:
True Life Bluegrass

Opening act
@ 8:30pm:
Dixie Butterhounds

• Downstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm
14

• Upstairs

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

• Downstairs

POETRY

Boston Poetry Slam
8pm
15

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
the Chicken Slacks
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
9pm
16

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Boston Soul Revue
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
9pm
17

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Urban Renewal
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
9pm
18

• Upstairs

All-Star music jam w/ Sir Cecil, Lee, Candy & The Chicken Man
9pm
19

• Upstairs

FOLK & ACOUSTIC

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Songwriters Circle 6pm

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Mike
8pm

Feature @ 9:30
PJ Shapiro
20

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm

Feature @ 10pm:
Ethan Robbins & Stone Mountain

Opening act
@ 8:30pm:
Tony Watt's Invitational Jam

• Downstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm
21

• Upstairs

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

• Downstairs

POETRY

Boston Poetry Slam
8pm
22

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
the Chicken Slacks
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
9pm
23

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Classic Groove
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
9pm
24


CHRISTMAS EVE

closing early
no entertainment
25

MERRY
CHRISTMAS!


26

• Upstairs

FOLK & ACOUSTIC

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Songwriters Circle 6pm

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Mike
8pm

Feature @ 9:30
PJ Shapiro
27

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm

Feature @ 10pm:
The Wabash Cannibals

Opening act
@ 8:30pm:
Kathleen Parks, Emily Baker & The Stay-At-Home Dads

• Downstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm
28

• Upstairs

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

• Downstairs

POETRY

Boston Poetry Slam
8pm
29

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
the Chicken Slacks
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
9pm
30

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
The Dog House Blues Band
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
9pm
31

• Upstairs

NEW YEAR'S EVE
with
The FurReal Band
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
9pm

January 2017

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
1

• Upstairs

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




2

• Upstairs

FOLK & ACOUSTIC

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Songwriters Circle 6pm

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Mike
8pm

Feature @ 9:30
Mark Brine
3

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm

Feature @ 10pm:
Ricky Fire & the Ricktones

Opening act
@ 8:30pm:
Other Brother

• Downstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm
4

• Upstairs

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

• Downstairs

POETRY

Boston Poetry Slam
8pm
5

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
the Chicken Slacks
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
6

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND

9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
7

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND

9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
8

• Upstairs

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

9

• Upstairs

FOLK & ACOUSTIC

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Songwriters Circle 6pm

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Mike
8pm

Feature @ 9:30

Brad Meyer & Friends
10

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm

Feature @ 10pm:
Mile Twelve

Opening act
@ 8:30pm:
Dixie Butterhounds

• Downstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm
11

• Upstairs

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

• Downstairs

POETRY

Boston Poetry Slam
8pm
12

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
the Chicken Slacks
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
13

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND

9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
14

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND

9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
15

• Upstairs

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

16

• Upstairs

FOLK & ACOUSTIC

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Songwriters Circle 6pm

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Mike
8pm

Feature @ 9:30

Brad Meyer & Friends
17

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm

Feature @ 10pm:
The Fiction Brothers

Opening act
@ 8:30pm:
Laura Orshaw & The New Velvet Band


• Downstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm
18

• Upstairs

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

• Downstairs

POETRY

Boston Poetry Slam
8pm
19

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
the Chicken Slacks
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
20

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND

9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
21

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND

9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
22

• Upstairs

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

23

• Upstairs

FOLK & ACOUSTIC

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Songwriters Circle 6pm

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Mike
8pm

Feature @ 9:30

Brad Meyer & Friends
24

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm

Feature @ 10pm:
Cambrian Explosion

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

• Downstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm
25

• Upstairs

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

• Downstairs

POETRY

Boston Poetry Slam
8pm
26

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
the Chicken Slacks
9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
27

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND

9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
28

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND

9pm

• Downstairs

Mickey Bliss Presents
Club Bohemia
29

• Upstairs

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

30

• Upstairs

FOLK & ACOUSTIC

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Songwriters Circle 6pm

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Mike
8pm

Feature @ 9:30

Brad Meyer & Friends
31

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm

Feature @ 10pm:
Tony Watt &
Southeast Expressway


Opening act
@ 8:30pm:
Evan Murphy & Danny Ecker

• Downstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm



(The November 2016 calendar is now in the
archive.)

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