Event Calendar

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Wednesday 1st March 2017
11pm-3am / £3 guest-list before 11:20pm / £5 OTD
Thursday 2nd March 2017
11pm – 3am / £4 before midnight / £5 after

House/ Italo-disco/ Techno

Fresh from her set at Berghain, Debonair will be coming to Oxford on March 2nd to bring you the best house, disco and techno around. She has graced the decks of Corsica Studios and Dance Tunnel, sharing a bill with the likes of Lena Wilikens. Cuntry Living is excited to be presenting one the best female selectors about. This will be a not-for-profit night fundraising for the zine.


Friday 3rd March 2017
10pm - 3am, band on at 11pm / £7 adv (+ 70p booking fee) / £9 otd

Dancefloor Latin / Afrobeat / Global Grooves / Balkan Beats / Nu Jazz Bizniz

A Brixton institution of Afrobeat, funk and psychedelic highlife since 2006. Their 8 piece funky Afro-fusion has rocked Womad and The Jazz Cafe and they have featured in privileged support slots for Afrobeat royalty Seun Kuti and Ebo Taylor and RnB diva Jocelyn Brown.

www.bossaphonik.com  http://www.yaabafunk.com/wordpress/

Saturday 4th March 2017
11pm - 3am / £5 all night

UKG / Grime / Bassline

Oxford's original underground music event at Oxford's only true underground music venue. No VIP room, no dress code - just the finest UK Garage and Grime sounds brought to you by Freerange residents and special guests.

facebook.com/freerangesounds / https://www.facebook.com/events/944279882357800/

Monday 6th March 2017
11pm - 3am / £4 b4 11:30pm / £5 OTD

techno / house / soul

INDUSTRY: is a new event series organised by Industry magazine, showcasing a variety of electronic music ranging from Chicago house to Detroit techno all the way through to disco and afrobeat and everything in between! Our first night features an awesome all-female line-up, including your favourite DJs from some of Oxford underground’s leading nights. Come and join us at The Cellar for a wicked night of Industrious grooving and some seriously good vibes.


Tuesday 7th March 2017
11pm-3am / £5
Tuesday 7th March 2017
8pm / £7Adv


Led by Mouse and Miss Kitty Claws, come be a part of a twisted fairytale adventure with drag queens and striptease galore; a vintage evening you will never forget. 

Sate your curiosity and meet our company of eccentric virtuosos, daring dancers and drags sublime. Our performers are wildly glamorous and will dazzle your imagination, transporting you to a magical fantasy world.

Dress code: semi-evening, HIGH-GLAM, decadent, extrovert. So get gussied up for the cocktail cabaret of your retro noir dreams.

This event is SEATED with some standing room at the back, and the bar is OPEN THROUGHOUT.



Wednesday 8th March 2017
6.30pm -10pm / £10adv

indie / alternative

Dutch Uncles have announced a tour for 2017, bringing their unique art-pop manoeuvres to UK venues. The tour calls at The Cellar Oxford on Wed 8th March 2017. The band have recently put the finishing touches on their fifth album and follow-up to the hugely acclaimed O Shudder LP. O Shudder saw the idiosyncratic art-popologists further distilling and refining their signature sound, marrying rock bombast with classical arrangements, acoustic instrumentation with smart synthetic pop.

Tickets: http://www.oxfordpromoters.com/

Wednesday 8th March 2017
11pm -3am / £5


Come on down to Cellar for a night of swinging from the ceiling to Blondie climbing up the walls to Bowie and boogying on down to Bonnie M. We'll be waiting with your favourite unflattering photographer, a microphone that makes you go down on your knees for Like a Prayer and music you can REALLY DANCE TO!

Thursday 9th March 2017
7.30pm – 10pm / £FREE ENTRY / 16+

Facebook - @whitekitemusic / Twitter - @hellowhitekite

Tickets: Click HERE!

Thursday 9th March 2017
11pm - 3am / £7 / £8

House / Techno

After a mid-term residents' night, we're back with more bookings and this one is quite a force to be reckoned with! Based in Amsterdam with a style to match, San Proper is one of those DJs who can please the heads with his deft manoeuvres between disco groove and gritty house, as well as entertaining crowds with his vibrancy behind the decks. A repeat booking for this year's jaw-droppingly innovative Dekmantel lineup, this won't be one to miss!


Saturday 11th March 2017
11pm - 3am
Saturday 11th March 2017
7pm-10pm / £10

folk / rebetiko / 80s

muSaicon was formed by five friends, sharing the same passion for traditional greek music muSaicon comes from the words ‘music’ and ‘mosaic’ and reflects our needs to enjoy and play music from different areas, eras and cultural movements of our countries. We are a versatile band and always welcoming guest musicians. Join us for a night full of greek music and dance! Pelagia (vocals, mandolin), Foteini (vocals), Michalis (bouzouki, Cretan lyra, vocals), Giannis (guitar), Philippos (percussion)

https://www.musaicgreek.com / https://www.facebook.com/pg/musaicGreekMusic


Monday 13th March 2017
7:30pm for 8:30pm start / £4

Oxford's / Underground / Cinema

The Jidaigeki based on a Manga strip and re-cut for a U.S/U.K audience, Shogun Assassin was unleashed upon the Grindhouse faithful who inhaled it with sadistic relish.

Funded by Warhol protegé David Weisman and distributed by B-movie king Roger Corman, it remains a lasting influence in pop culture, not least with hip-hop acts The Wu-Tang Clan and Cage. 

Your evil government's home office banned it because of its excessive violence, which is the very reason why you should buy a ticket for it immediately!

Join us for this great movie, flowing drinks, delicious snacks and our world famous "El Gordo" raffle. Entry is just £4!

Tuesday 14th March 2017
8.30pm - 2am / £4 otd Goth/Cyber/Dark Alternative Dress Code

Goth / EBM / Industrial

Oxford's only Goth night returns to give you the latest and greatest in Goth(Trad, Deathrock, New Wave, EBM, Industrial, 80s) to keep you glued to the dancefloor.
Keeping it dark and spooky at The Cellar since 2001!

FB Event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/250972755357696/ / FB general: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2341647757/

Wednesday 15th March 2017
11pm-3am / Free Entry

Styles: underground, intense bass-centric dance music of all kinds

What to expect: an uncompromising mid-week Freeparty from the team behind DEEP COVER. Come for the hell of it, stay for the banging tunes. Not for the faint hearted.

Thursday 16th March 2017
8pm - 10.30pm Dj's Till 3am / £5Adv

Psychedelic Garage / Psych Rock

We are hugely excited to be doing our first gig in Oxford, with a fantastic line up for your delectation!

The Black Delta Movement, Hull based, with a psychedelic garage sound and many different influences ranging from the likes of The Brian Jonestown Massacre, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, The Small Faces and The Black Keys amongst others.

Psyence combine the kind of ear-mangling riffs of Tame Impala and The Black Angels with effects-heavy swirling backing and mesmerising vocals, Psyence effortlessly hark back to the 60s psychedelic rock wellspring.

The Neon Violets produce heavy psych rock, throbbing hypnotic grooves and swirling drones with a dark and brooding edge.

Friday 17th March 2017
7pm / £5 otd

Indie / Rock / Pop

Catgod with their woozy electronic sounds are set against some "serious instrumental skills and cleverly melodic vocal hooks and harmonies", mixing soul and trip-hop. Sighting artists such as Nile Rodgers, John Martyn, Otis Redding and Massive Attack their male/female vocals and strong melodies make these rising stars ones to watch on the local scene. With support from Flights of Helios: "drone/popular song/psychedelic ensemble" plus Club Soda: Low-fi/80s/Alt-pop

FB event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/584854815053226

Tickets HERE

Friday 17th March 2017
11pm – 3am / £5 all night

Disco / Soul / Funk

Focusing on the sounds from way back when, and how the golden era continues to influence music today. We're excited to hone in on the passion music lovers have of all things classic, with a slice of modern enthusiasm for good measure.

https://www.facebook.com/soulsessionsox1 /
 FB Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/409009499490989

Saturday 18th March 2017
11pm - 3am / £6 on the door all night. (No online Tickets)

Bassline / Garage / Grime
Fluid returns to their home music venue for a night of pure underground bass. Masp invites Blair, Solv, Cryptic and Wissla to bring you the best in Bassline, Garage, Grime and Drum & Bass. With multiple sell out shows, its been a great start for 2017, expect big things from Fluid this year! See you at the front!
www.ukfluid.com / www.facebook.com/ukfluid / www.twitter.com/ukfluid 

Bass / Grime / DnB

Thursday 23rd March 2017
11pm / Free Entry

Rock / Disco / 80s DJs

“Sir Geezer of Disco” and the Cellars own “Lord Fader” return for a Thursday night residency. Playing a fine selection of fine Disco, Rock, 80s and all time classics.

Friday 24th March 2017
10:30pm-3am / £3 before 11, £5 after

Deep Cover is back at Cellar, and for our first Friday session in some time we're bringing with us local underground Hip-Hop heroes, and some of the most exciting upcoming talent we've heard in years: YK x Eaz

With an unparalleled independent grind, phenomenal free releases such as 2016's 'Home Run - EP' and recent videos with the likes of Krownmediahd & Link Up TV, this may well be the first & last time you'll catch these guys in such an intimate venue. Check out their hard track 'On a Wave':

Friday 24th March 2017
7pm / £10 Adv / 16+

Devon Sproule is a Canadian/American musician living in rural Virginia, raised on eco-villages near Kingston, Ontario and Louisa, Virginia. The 34-year-old, in addition to being a musician, is a high school drop-out, a birder, doula, and a student of Deaf Culture and sign language. She has been married to producer Paul Curreri for 11 years. 'The Gold String' by Devon Sproule will be released on Tin Angel Records in spring 2017.
I’m imagining a golden string that is connecting 
everything but especially, beings where love has been. 
I’ve imagined it again and again so often, 
it isn’t even imagining, it is making it happen.

Thursday 30th March 2017
7pm-10:30pm / £10Adv



In Association With


2016 saw the British country scene grow not just steadily but it exploded. With Country2Country, Buckles & Boots and FSA Fest all seeing their audiences swell, the chart impact of record breaking acts Ward Thomas and The Shires has really seen the country sound break into mainstream. 

Friday 31st March 2017
10.30pm - 3am / £8

DJ Vadim returns to Skylarkin' Soundsystem off the back of his hugely acclaimed Dubcatcher series of LPs. One of the hardest working and most respected DJs and producers in the game, expect a wild ride through classic roots music, 80s digital, bashment, original UK 2 step soul, bass culture and of course some boom bap rap. Aided on the mic by Mr Scruff, Aim and Friends & Family's MC Kwasi and abetted on the turntables by fellow reggaeholics Count Skylarkin and Oli Lochman.
PLEASE NOTE Daddy G sadly had to cancel. All tickets remain valid!

skylarkinsoundsystem.com / www.youtube.com/watch?v=alJTygi_A9k / http://buytickets.at/cowleyroadrockers/85325