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regular nights

Every Monday: The Reading Bicycle Kitchen A community run bike project, where you can fix your bike! Now at the Global Cafe on Monday's 6-9pm
Please visit readingbicyclekitchen.org to find out more.

First Monday: Reading Repair Cafe is a community project to bring people together to repair items rather than throw them away! Electronics, computers, bikes, clothes, tools etc.

Please visit www.readingrepaircafe.org.uk to find out more. 6-9pm FREE

 

First Tuesday:  Greg Mayston brings you new songs and old favourites, from the Mississippi Delta to the Thames Valley, solo and with guest accompanists.
9-11. FREE


First Wednesday: Global’ s Open Mic’ Night! The Bohemian Night: Nobodies and newcomers welcome…
9-11 FREE

First Friday: The Suspect Soundsystem will thrum with liquid Latin grooves and skanky global Reggae, Ska and Hip Hop courtesy of the eminent DJ DR. Dubious  9-1am FREE

First Saturday:

First Sunday: Dreading Poetry Slam: performance poetry tournament based on audience participation: three judges, booing audience, contemporary local performers. Prizes for poets. Doors open at 7pm/Show at 8. FREE

Second Tuesday:  The Mark Burton Quartet hosts the former Retreat Jazz Jam. All players welcome for a wide range of styles: swing, contemporary or funky. Backline, PA and drum-kit are provided, just bring your instrument. A one, a two, one, two, three...
8.30-11 FREE

Second Wednesday: Folk at Global: a new folky song night for the Cafe, all welcome. No Stage, No Sets, No Pressure, one song at a time, play it where it lies!
9-11pm FREE

Second Thursday: Irregular

Second Friday: Irregular

Second Saturday: DJ Dom for Toe Tappin' Soul Shakin' Skull Breakin' but Nice Vibes in the classic Blues, Rocksteady, World, Funk, Roots & Reggae styles. 9-1 FREE
Second Sunday:

Third Tuesday: Fleur Stevenson hosts Jazz Singers Night. Heart melting vocals from Fleur with award winning jazz pianist Chris Neill, bassist and Ben Robins on drums performing, before inviting singers up on stage for a sing-song with the band. Get those vocal chords warmed up and ready!

Third Wednesday: Global’ s Open Mic’ night! The Bohemian Night: Nobodies and newcomers welcome…
9-11 FREE

Third Thursday: Jamie Howell's Evidence Bass, guitar heroes and organ majestic for a Blues and Groove evening...
9-11 FREE

Third Friday: Irregular

Third Saturday: Hugh Turner Heavy Funk Quartet the ever evolving and progressing driving Jazz-Funk.
10-1. £3

Third Sunday: Dreading Poetry Slam: performance poetry tournament based on audience participation: three judges, booing audience, contemporary local performers. Prizes for poets. Doors open at 7pm/Show at 8. FREE

Fourth Tuesday: Irregular

Fourth Wednesday: Berkshire Jazz Jam House band, Ken Thompson Trio, plays from 8pm, open jam session from 9-11pm. All players (and listeners) are welcome – any instrument and level of ability. Backline, PA and drum-kit are provided - just bring your instrument. FREE

Fourth Thursday: The Silver Heels: Live Swinging Jazz Juice with some dancing room for all you Katz. 9-11 FREE

Fourth Friday: High Grade Dub and Roots Selection goes Global Thanks Titch and Crew.9-1am FREE

Fourth Saturday: Irregular

Fourth Sunday: Irregular

Fifth Wednesday:  Globals Open Mic’ night! The Bohemian Night:
Nobodies and newcomers welcome…
9-11 FREE