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 a You're the DJ! Upstairs
and as always, a Poetry Slam downstairs in the Underground.

Thursdays the Chicken Slacks bring classic soul and funk to the Upstairs stage.

Fridays and Saturdays
Upstairs: Various awesome dance bands
Downstairs:You be the DJ!

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 2018

(Jump to next month's calendar.)

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

1

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
9pm
Urban Renewal

• Downstairs

You be the DJ
8pm
2

• Upstairs

All-Star music jam w/ Sir Cecil, Lee, Candy & The Chicken Man
9pm
3

• Upstairs

FOLK & ACOUSTIC

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Mike
8pm

Feature @ 9:30
Slow Boat Home
4

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm

Feature @ 10pm:
The Reunion Band

Opening act
@ 8:30pm:
Cousin Bobby

• Downstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm
5

• Upstairs

All-Star Blues Jam
9pm

• Downstairs

POETRY

Boston Poetry Slam
8pm
6

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
The Chicken Slacks
9pm


7

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
9pm
Boston Soul Revue

• Downstairs

You be the DJ
8pm
8

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
9pm
Sudden Relic

• Downstairs

You be the DJ
8pm
9

• Upstairs

All-Star music jam w/ Sir Cecil, Lee, Candy & The Chicken Man
9pm
10

• Upstairs

FOLK & ACOUSTIC

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Mike
8pm

Feature @ 9:30
Wild Hum
11

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm

Feature @ 10pm:
Josie Toney & Freinds

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

• Downstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm
12

• Upstairs

All-Star Blues Jam
9pm

• Downstairs

POETRY

Boston Poetry Slam
8pm
13

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
The Chicken Slacks
9pm


14

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
9pm
Classic Groove

• Downstairs

You be the DJ
8pm
15

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
9pm
The Sons of Businessmen

• Downstairs

You be the DJ
8pm
16

• Upstairs

All-Star music jam w/ Sir Cecil, Lee, Candy & The Chicken Man
9pm
17

• Upstairs

FOLK & ACOUSTIC

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Mike
8pm

Feature @ 9:30
Joel Cage
18

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm

Feature @ 10pm:
True Life Bluegrass

Opening act
@ 8:30pm:
The Vinegar Flies

• Downstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8pm
19

• Upstairs

All-Star Blues Jam
9pm

• Downstairs

POETRY

Boston Poetry Slam
8pm
20

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
The Chicken Slacks
9pm


21

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
9pm
Boston Soul Revue

• Downstairs

You be the DJ
8pm
22

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
9pm
About Time


• Downstairs

You be the DJ
8pm
23

• Upstairs

All-Star music jam w/ Sir Cecil, Lee, Candy & The Chicken Man
9pm
24

CHRISTMAS
EVE

(No
entertainment)
25

MERRY CHRISTMAS



(No entertainment)
26

• Upstairs

All-Star Blues Jam
9pm

• Downstairs

POETRY

Boston Poetry Slam
8pm
27

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
The Chicken Slacks
9pm


28

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
9pm
About Time

• Downstairs

You be the DJ
8pm
29

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
9pm
Perfect Example

• Downstairs

You be the DJ
8pm
30

• Upstairs

All-Star music jam w/ Sir Cecil, Lee, Candy & The Chicken Man
9pm
31

NEW YEAR'S EVE PARTY
with
The Chicken Slacks
$10 cover



The January 2019 calendar will be posted soon.

(The November 2018 calendar is now in the
archive.)

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