The Cavendish Arms

About The Cavendish Arms

The Cavendish Arms is one of South London's best underground music venues. It hosts live music, comedy and spoken word seven nights a week. Many events offer free entry for guests.

Most of the staff at The Cavendish are musicians themselves, which helps when it comes to putting on a good show.

Genres
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Blues
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Electronica
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Folk
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Indie
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Jazz
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Pop
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Reggae
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Rock
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Soul
Venue Capacity
51 - 100
Equipment

In-house PA
Backline
Lights
Dressing Room

Gigs at The Cavendish Arms

Monday - Acoustic Night (in the main pub)
Free evening for smaller acts, with each act bringing at least 1 audience member and stay for the whole show. 15 minute slots are available if booked in advance, but a couple of first-come-first-served slots are available on the day from 4pm.

Thursday & Friday Nights
Free show for acts that bring along five people and stay for the whole show. If you bring less than 3 people along, you won't be allowed to play. The night is fully hosted and a sound engineer is present.

Saturday Nights
Paid night for acts that can bring along 10 guests. £5 entry on the door (£4 with flyer), and if you get 20 people through the door, you and your guests get your entry fee back, with £3 extra for each person above 20.

Last Thursday of the Month
For acts with five or more members, there is a free night on the last Thursday of each month. If you bring 8 people, you get a 20minute set, and if you bring 5 you get a 15minute set.

Set Lengths
Monday Acoustic Nights - 15minute slots (if booked in advance). Last Thursday of the Month - 8 guests = 20min set, 5 guests = 15min set.
Rewards/Fees
Artists are offered £100 on paid-entry Saturday gigs.

How to get a gig at The Cavendish Arms

In order to perform at The Cavendish Arms, artists must be able to bring at least 5 guests for weeknight performances, or at least 10 for a Saturday gig. The venue is always keen to hear from prospective artists.

Email Shirley if you would like to perform. Make sure you give her as much useful information as possible so that she can match you to a good gig.

How to contact The Cavendish Arms

Booking Email
info@thecavendisharmsstockwell.co.uk
Booking Tel
Booking Link

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