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Tickets Apr 28 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Kebu
“Kebu (alias Sebastian Teir) from Finland is a bright comet in the world of synthesizer music, whose latest album “Perplexagon” (Secret Entertainment 2016) debuted as number 6 on the Finnish album charts. Kebu is a true synthesizer wizard, whose polished Youtube videos have gathered over 6 million views and fans...

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Apr 29 @ 1:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Cambridge book fair
Rally 4 Refugees - Mayday Weekend Fundraiser
Tickets are now on sale and the final line up and timings has now been announced! With “A Damned Revolution” opening the fundraiser @ 8PM. Followed by “Cosmo” on at @ a revised time of 8:30PM. The next act will be “The Baby Seals” on @ 9:15PM. The final act...

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Strawberry Sundae 2017
Strawberry Fair takes over most of The Portland Arms for a fabulous day of entertainment Details to be announced but there will be music, activities of various kinds and the eagerly awaited return of the Strawberry Fair Auction of Promises Tickets will be £5 on the door
Tickets May 2 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Green Mind presents YONAKA + GURR
Yonaka + Gurr https://www.facebook.com/weareYONAKA https://www.facebook.com/Gurrband Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult Following on from a jam-packed and productive year – which started with the band forming, signing to BBC Radio 1 Phil Taggart’s Hometown Records, playing over 30 shows and writing a hugely strong body of work –...

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Tickets May 3 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Green Mind presents TALL SHIPS
“…Essentially one huge build to a brief climactic high, it doesn’t so much as seek a beat for more than two minutes but subtly evolves in its own time into a fractured shuffle before the Sigur Ros-esque delicate guitar line is overtaken by frenzied drumming being pushed along by pulses...

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Tickets May 4 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Cambridge Rock Club
Cambridge Rock Club – bringing a new night of Rock music to cambridge. Run by musicians for musicians. This month Electric Lights http://thelightsofficial.webs.com/ with support from Obey http://www.uk-obey.com/ https://youtu.be/x7wHb6JbMr0
The Electric Alley, Meet Me At Dawn and Powderhead
This four piece rock band are returning to the UK, along with very special guests Powderhead and Meet Me At Dawn. They are in Cambridge for one night only. The Electric Alley originate from Cadiz, Spain and have taken the music world by storm, playing acoustic intimate venues to rocking festivals!...

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Tickets May 7 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
The King Is Blind + Shrines + Terra
Three of the UK’s finest exponents of Extreme Music arrive at The Portland Arms in a stunning line up to pulverize your senses and raise money for Jimmy’s Night Shelter in Cambridge City Centre. Having destroyed the stages of every major UK Metal Festival over the last 18 months and...

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Tickets May 8 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Green Mind presents THE MAGIC GANG
https://www.facebook.com/pg/TheMagicGang Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult The slacker-rock quartet have spun up a neat formula of chugging Weezer college rock and languid, lilting Mac Demarco guitar lines bound to get you singing along drunkenly into your mates face. Cambridge Portland Arms, Mon, 8 May 2017 at 7:00pm
Tickets May 9 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Green Mind presents SAM BROOKES
https://www.facebook.com/sambrookesmusic/ Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult Sam Brookes is a seasoned veteran of the live music circuit. Not your stereotypical ‘folk bard ‘ his love of singing and performing has been evolving since his days as a chorister, singing for the Queen at her private Chapel in...

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Tickets May 10 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Green Mind presents NATIVES
https://www.facebook.com/follownatives Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult Fresh off supporting Busted, Natives bring their melody drenched pop rock to Cambridge for a headline show.
May 13 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Young performers gig matinee show. Contact rosey@repeatfanzine.co.uk to be added to the bill.
R*E*P*E*A*T Presents A Clash at 40 Tribute Night
R*E*P*E*A*T Presents A Clash Tribute Night 40 years since the release of their first album, we pay tribute to the ultimate rebel band, The Clash. We will be inviting local musicians to perform their own versions of Clash songs. Also present will be Tim Satchell, author of a recent book...

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May 14 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Open deck night
Green Mind presents POST WAR GLAMOUR GIRLS + Broadway Danny Rose
http://www.facebook.com/PostWarGlamourGirls Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult Leeds’ much loved post-punk quartet Post War Glamour Girls have announced details of their third album ‘Swan Songs’ which will be released on Hide & Seek Records on the 17th of April. ‘Swan Songs’, the follow up to 2015’s acclaimed ‘Feeling...

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Green Mind presents BILLY BIBBY & THE WRY SMILES
Billy Bibby & The Wry Smiles are a four-piece band composed of Billy Bibby, Rob Jones, Matt Thomas, and Mike Pearce. This new musical venture fronted by singer-songwriter and founding Catfish and the Bottlemen lead guitarist Billy Bibby has been keeping busy in 2016 with the release of a debut...

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Tickets May 18 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Null and Void present: GNOD
Gnod is a British krautrock band from Salford, Greater Manchester, England.[1][2][3] Formed in 2006, the band was described in a review of its 2011 release Ingnodwetrust as “a collective from Manchester with an ever-rotating list of members”   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NTGdXLx7Ht0&list=PL1_4uaOIvZReFQq2IWQk8CW1uOE0zPG8X
May 19 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Portland Comedy Club
Our Monthly night of comedy. Acts TBA
Green Mind presents MAD MARY + special guests
Green Mind presents Mad Mary + supports TBC
Green Mind presents DAN WILDE + JORDAN MACKAMPA + KERRY DEVINE
http://danwilde.net/ https://www.facebook.com/JordanMackampaMusic/ https://www.kerrydevine.org/ Under 18s welcome with an adult DAN WILDE “engrossing and charismatic” Folkwords Dan Wilde has been performing his own brand of richly observant folk both in the UK and around the world for the past five years. And in that time, he’s developed a growing fan-base and...

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May 23 @ 7:15 pm – 11:00 pm
Science variety night
Science variety night, very similar in style to Bright Club or Science Showoff.
May 24 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Student performance night
May 25 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Election special of the Question style panel featuring local politicians and leaders taking questions from the audience. To be broadcast of Cambridge 105 fm.
May 26 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Medicine Hat + God Hates Astronauts @ The Portland Arms | Cambridge | England | United Kingdom
Medicine hat’s 25th Anniversary show,celebrating a quarter century of touring and recording!.With new album Firebird,Medicine hat have delivered a brand new slice of cranked up Southern Rock style sounds.This special anniversary show will feature fan favourites from their four previous albums,as well as material from the new release.Also featured will...

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Last Gang In Town presents Rebelation + Smoke Like A Fish
LAST GANG IN TOWN present REBELATION + SMOKE LIKE A FISH REBELATION – Rebelation are a UK based band who play authentic Reggae, Traditional Ska and Rocksteady. Formed in 1994, their initial sound was heavily influenced by the likes of The Clash, Specials & The Beat, plus Jah Shaka and...

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Tickets May 29 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Green Mind presents TWIN WILD
 Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult http://www.twinwild.com/ A four piece rock band from London. “…A Stomping, hell-raising inferno fuelled by wiry guitar licks jutting out at odd angles, bluesy hooks, snarl-infested verses, slick stadium-ready vocals, and a Foals-y penchant for the unexpected” – The Line Of Best Fit...

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May 31 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Charity Comedy show
Comedy/Edinburgh preview type show with any proceeds going to a local charity.
Jun 1 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
TBC