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 Rock 'n Roll 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.

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 . . .


September 2018

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Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
1

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Urban Renewal
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 Mike
8pm

Feature @ 9:30
Slow Boat Home
4

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8:30pm

Feature @ 10pm:
Short Life of Trouble

Opening act
@ 8pm:
Boston University Presents

• 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

7

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Boston Soul Revue
9pm

• Downstairs
8pm
You be the DJ!
8

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Classic Groove
9pm

• Downstairs
8pm
You be the DJ!
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
Tom Bianchi
11

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8:30pm

Feature @ 10pm:
Bronwyn & the Highwaymen

Opening act
@ 8pm:
Sick, Sad & Lonesome

• 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


14

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Dirty Blonde
9pm

• Downstairs
8pm
You be the DJ!
15

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
AboutTime
9pm

• Downstairs
8pm
You be the DJ!
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
8:30pm

Feature @ 10pm:
The Reunion Band

Opening act
@ 8pm:
The Vinegar Flies

• 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

21

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Boston Soul Revue
9pm

• Downstairs
8pm
You be the DJ!


22

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Red Square
9pm

• Downstairs
8pm
You be the DJ!
23

• Upstairs

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


24

• Upstairs

FOLK & ACOUSTIC

Geoff Bartley’s
Open Mike
8pm

Feature @ 9:30
Julie Snow
25

• Upstairs

BLUEGRASS
Pickin’ Party
8:30pm

Feature @ 10pm:
Dixie Butterhounds

Opening act
@ 8pm:
Wabash Cannibals

• 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

28

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Singe
9pm

• Downstairs
8pm
You be the DJ!


29

• Upstairs

DANCE BAND
Urban Renewal
9pm

• Downstairs
8pm
You be the DJ!

30

• Upstairs

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




The Octoberber 2018 calendar will be posted soon.

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

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