Gwdihw July Listings
- Sunday, 1st - Tuesday, 31st July 2012
- Gwdih? Cafe Bar, Guildford Crescent, Cardiff CF10 2HJ
- Age Restrictions:
Euro 2012 Final | Sun 1st | 7pm | Free We’ll be showing the Euro 2012 final on the big screen at Gwdih?. We can’t promise who will be in the final but we can promise we’ll put on a good show! EURO 2021 AT GWDIH? http://gwdihw.co.uk/euro-2012-at-gwdihw/
Gwdih? Uke Jam | Mon 2nd | 8pm | Free Come along to Gwdih? Uke Jam for an evening of happy strumming where we'll be playing a selection of classic pop hits. Spare ukes are available for anyone who wants to give it a try. CARDIFF UKULELE CABERET http://www.ukenights.org.uk/
Music Matters Quiz | Tue 3rd | 8pm | £1 per player Gather your notational neurons and ready your melodic mind... Music Matters is Gwdih?'s cure to pub quiz banality! This quiz is set to test the outer reaches of your musical knowledge, combining interactive rounds with a broad spectrum of probing musical quizzing.
Bassplayers | Wed 4th | 8pm | £2 (Free w/ instrument) Our jam night returns to bring you a dazzling showcase of Cardiff's best DJs and musicians in a brand new format. Each month Bassplayers invites everyone to come along and jam, mix and dance with resident DJs and musicians. BASSPLAYERS http://www.facebook.com/pages/Bass-Players/168557583174034?v=app_178091127385
Jealous Lovers w/ The Colours | Thurs 5th | 9pm | £3 adv Jealous Lovers is back with a club night packed with so much indie it would wear Jarvis Cocker specs in a non-ironic ironic way. There will be another dose of the most exciting live bands, and DJs spinning tunes till 2 am that will make you dance like its 2006. This month we’ll be joined by indie popsters The Colours! TICKETS http://www.wegottickets.com/event/151003 http://www.wegottickets.com/event/151004 (NUS) JEALOUS LOVERS http://www.facebook.com/pages/Jealous-Lovers-Club/220452258036337
Signor Funk | Fri 6th | 8:30pm | £2 Signor Funk is back with another night of pure, raw, unadulterated funk with the best DJs and bands to get you into the groove late into the night.
Juju Nations | Sat 7th | 9pm | £2 Juju Nations brings its unique blend of afrobeat, funk and reggae to Saturday night. Be prepared for funky and frantic flavours, be prepared for a night of funk and reggae classics of 60s and 70s, be prepared for booty shaking afrobeat...be prepared to dance.
The Horn and The Hunt | Sun 8th | 8:30 | £3 in adv The fabulous The Horn and the Hunt are returning to Gwdih? with their visual arts and music extravaganza. The duo will be dark and eclectic mix of styles makes them a band not to miss! THE HORN AND THE HUNT http://thehornthehunt.com/ TICKETS http://www.wegottickets.com/event/169836
Jazz Revh? w/ Bobby Kaner's Newblood | Mon 8th | 8pm | £3 Bobby Kaner's Newblood is bringing New Orleans to Cardiff! Playing a range of music from Youngblood Brass Band to Jay-Z to Toto these eight musicians are a breath of fresh jazzy/funky air in the local music scene. BOBBY KANER’S NEWBLOOD https://www.facebook.com/bknewblood http://www.reverbnation.com/bobbykanersnewblood http://www.youtube.com/user/BKNewblood JAZZ REVHW https://www.facebook.com/groups/144640298897557/
Vagabond Comedy w/ Matt Price | Tue 10th | 8pm | £5 Our hugely popular comedy night, Vagabond Comedy is proud to present a special line-up as comedian Matt Price test runs his Edinburgh show on an unsuspecting Cardiff audience. EVENT http://www.facebook.com/events/217005801738186/ VAGABOND COMEDY http://www.facebook.com/groups/187668734673968/ TICKETS http://www.wegottickets.com/event/164462 MATT PRICE http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RXlvhBHdHrY http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7i5P78kX7ko http://www.comedycv.co.uk/mattprice/index.htm
(ITNA) Klof w/ Quiet Marauder | Wed 11th | 8pm | £3 (ITNA) Klof are a collective who like their folk a little different. Here they showcase their unique brand of folk with a line-up that includes Quiet Marauder, My Name is Ian and Francesca’s Word Salad. QUIET MARAUDER http://www.facebook.com/pages/Quiet-Marauder/357156500982561 MY NAME IS IAN http://mynameisian.bandcamp.com/ FRANCESCA’S WORD SALAD http://www.facebook.com/FrancescasWordSalad
Peski | Thurs 12th | 7:30 | £3 Peski Records are launching their very own club night at Gwdih?, which will be showcasing their impressive roster of artists, as well as other great Welsh acts. For their first night they’ve brought along R-Seiliog, Y Pencadlys and a DJ set from ex-Pipettes Gwenno. R-SEILIOG www.soundcloud.com/r-seiliog Y PENCADLYS www.soundcloud.com/r-seiliog PESKI www.peski.co.uk
Knees Up! w/ Third Party | Fri 13th | 9pm | £3 Monthly Mod & Roll night Knees Up! proudly welcomes back Third Party to a headline slot as they promote new single 'Room With A View'. Resident organ grinder 'Ringo Stalin' takes no prisoners on the dancefloor before 'DJ Dave Grooveslave' makes the sounds of yesteryear sound like the future (until half-two-ish anyway). For lovers of R&B, garage, freakbeat, new-wave, punk and soul.
Fat City w/ Lack of Afro| Sat 14th | 9pm | £3 You can always expect the best genre-bending rhythms at Fat City. Soul, Latin, jazz, house, world, electro, funk and hip-hop are all thrown together in a happy dancefloor-flavoured mix. In what promises to be a night of high octane dancefloor-driven soul, Fat City are incredibly excited to bring the talented DJ, producer and multi instrumentalist Lack Of Afro to Gwdih?’s decks. LACK OF AFRO www.lackofafro.com www.soundcloud.com/lackofafro www.facebook.com/pages/Fat-City/290618300949803 FAT CITY http://www.facebook.com/pages/Fat-City/290618300949803?ref=ts
Reel Outlooks | Mon 16th | 8pm | Free Every month Reel Outlooks screens documentaries to make you think. This month we’ll be watching Our Generation, a film about the Australian Aboriginal people and their struggle to survive in the 21st century. OUR GENERATION http://ourgeneration.org.au/trailer REEL OUTLOOKS http://www.facebook.com/pages/Reel-Outlooks/174534829299809
Folk in the Owls Nest | Wed 17th | 8:30pm | Free Folk In The Owls Nest is back again for another night of folk and acoustic live music. Every month our little gwdih? goes in search of the best folk and acoustic acts.
Eruption Button w/ Haiku Salut | Thurs 22nd | 8pm | £3 Eruption Button present an all-female line-up with the wonderful Haiku Salut, an instrumental trio that use accordions, ukuleles, glockenspiels, pianos, loopery and laptopery to create a soundscape of music. With support from Jemma Roper and Francesca’s Word Salad. Afterwards we'll have DJs playing doing the indiepop disco it's fun to dance to. HAIKU SALUT http://haikusalut.com/ JEMMA ROPER FRANCESCA’S WORD SALAD http://www.facebook.com/FrancescasWordSalad TYPICAL STEREO http://typicalstereo.co.uk/
Senior Funk w/ MonkJack | Fri 20th | 8:30pm | £3 Signor Funk’s night of pure, raw, unadulterated funk gets the best DJs and bands to get you into the groove, like the fabulous Monkjack who’ll be entertaining us with the phenomenal funk. MONKJACK http://www.facebook.com/pages/Monkjack-Funk/331708367647 http://www.reverbnation.com/monkjack TICKETS http://www.wegottickets.com/event/169833
Candela w/ Dharmaone | Sat 18th | 9pm | £3 Join the Candela DJs for Cardiff’s only genre encompassing dance floor focused night. Candela is ready to indulge your ears into the morning hours with the never-ending record boxes packed full to the very brim of sounds to make you salivate!
Sundown Records Market | Sun 22nd | 4pm | Free Sundown Market is back with a music special. We’ve gathered together some of the best local and national independent music labels, who’ll be selling at the market, as well as their acts performing on stage. Look out for Big Scary Monsters, Diverse, Full Time Hobby, Tangled Talk, Holy Roar and Peski to name a few...
Hark! A Shark! | Tues 24th | 8:00 | £3 Cardiff’s best pop punk band is back to rock out Gwdih? with support from Screaming Martini, Elite Days, and Tobias Robertson. HARK! A SHARK! http://www.facebook.com/harkashark SCREAMING MARTINI http://www.facebook.com/ScreamingMartini ELITE DAYS http://www.facebook.com/EliteDays TOBIAS ROBERTSON http://www.facebook.com/tobiasofficial
Y Bandana | Wed 25th | 7:30 | £4 Welsh alt rock band Y Bandana will be dropping by Gwdihw on their tour with their humorous lyrics and catchy melodies. Support comes from Sen Segur, Breichiau Hir, and Tom Ap Dan. Y BANDANA http://www.facebook.com/pages/Y-Bandana/75870187994 www.soundcloud.com/ybandana SEN SEGUR www.soundcloud.com/sensegur BREICHIAU HIR www.soundcloud.com/breichiauhir TOM AP DAN www.soundcloud.com/tomapdan
Balderdash w/ | Thurs 26th | 7:30 | £3 Balderdash will be back with another great line-up of bands, as well as DJs late and plenty of great drinks deals.
Gas Station Bop | Fri 27th | 9pm | £3 The craziest cats are loosing it at The Gas Station Bop - a deranged rock n roll freak-out all night long! The scuzziest teenage stomp featuring the sleaziest garage rock, foamy surf, blasts, gritty R&B and golden rock n roll classics. Do you know where your kids are tonight? GAS STATION BOP http://gasstationbop.tumblr.com/
Hully Gully w/ Mr. Soulsbury | Sat 28th | 9pm | £3 Hully Gully is brought to you by DJs Veto and Double Cee. Confirmed vinyl junkies, they are combining their record collections to bring you the rawest selection of funk, hip hop, beats, and other party treats, all combined with silky skills and cheeky smiles. Joining them will be one of Bristol's finest DJs, Mr Soulsbury, who has been destroying the records he loves in order to rock the crowd for over ten years, having supported the likes of Skinnyman, DJ Format, and the legendary Sugarhill Gang, and he will be selecting his unique blend of party breaks and basslines just for Gwdihw. MR SOULSBURY http://www.mrsoulsbury.com/