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Undertone Events - April 2016

Posted by Anna (Sub-Editor) from Cardiff
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Friday, 1st - Saturday, 30th April 2016
Age Restrictions:
No Min Age

Friday 1st April
La Fiesta
£3/4 - 10:30pm
Guilty pleasures and commercial hits with a side of traditional Spanish music.

Saturday 2nd April

City Bass + Graft Launch + Owain Bellis
£3 before 11 / £5 After - 10pm

Cardiff stalwart the organ grinder intoduces his graft label party in his hometown of Cardiff at undertone with guest's Owain Bellis of 124 recordings, alongside city bass dj's and label boss of graft the organ grinder, so expect a night of house & techno and everything in between.

Monday 4th April
DIY Cardiff w/ Tellison + Muncie Girls + Bedford Falls + Esuna
£7 - 7:30pm

DIY Cardiff #16…

Tellison – https://www.facebook.com/tellisontellison

Fantastic indie rock from London, for fans of The Weakerthans and The Get Up Kids.


Muncie Girls - https://www.facebook.com/munciegirls

The return of Exeters finest indie punk trio!


Bedford Falls – https://www.facebook.com/bedfordfallsrock

Terrific indie rock from Cardiff. First full band gig in two years!


Esuna – https://www.facebook.com/esunaband

Mathy indie rock from Cardiff’s favourite sons


Undertone, Cardiff

Monday 4th April, 2016

7.30pm doors, £7adv

Wednesday 6th April

Undertone Presents: Who Saves The Hero? + Sticks and Stones + Elite Days
£3/4 - 7:30pm

Punk rock straight outta the Rhondda - Who Saves The Hero? of Super Sick Records headline this show.

Support comes from Sticks and Stones and Elite Days.

Thursday 7th April

Albion Club w/ October Drift + Support
£4/5 OTD - 7:30pm

The incredible October Drift come to the Albion Club. If you like The National then you are in for a treat!

Support comes from The Broadcasts and The Fused


Friday 8th April

Castle Nights

£5 OTD - 10pm


Dave Little aka Kofi Tarris





Corey Lewis


Saturday 9th April


£25/30 - 12pm - 4am


Hey, you found us ok? Phew! Welcome to the second edition of DimSŵn!


For those of you not familiar, DimSŵn is a mini-Sŵn Festival, with all of the same excitement, craziness and brilliant brand new music, but across five different stages and packed into just ONE DAY! We’ve got a new website for DimSŵn which can be found here: http://dimswn.com/


We’ll be in a celebratory mood too, because Sŵn is 10 this year! I know, we don’t look that old but it’s true, and we’ve got so many surprises we can hardly contain ourselves. For updates on all things Sŵn, check out our other website: http://swnfest.com/



Early Bird tickets are on sale now..


Buy your tickets here: http://dimswn.com/


14 – 17 YEAR OLDS

As part of our birthday celebrations, we want to make the festival as accessible as possible, so all 14-17 year olds can get tickets to DimSŵn for just £5. YES, FIVE POUNDS! It’s our 10th year and we’re nice like that.


Beaty Heart

Benedict Benjamin



Bryony Sier




Grace Petrie

Holy Esque



Jake Isaac

Kiran Leonard

Leif Erikson



Mike Dignam

My Name Is Ian




Sam Fowke

Seize The Chair

Shoebox Orchestra

Sports Team

The Big Moon

Upbeat Sneakers

Virgin Kids


Ysgol Sul


Tuesday 12th April

Undertone Presents: Love Bazaar + Sonny Bonds Duo + Nuclear Lullaby

£3/4 - 7:30pm

Local psych-indie lads, Love Bazaar take the basement with a string of support.


Thursday 14th April

Scruff of the Neck Records


Manchester based record label, Scruff of the Neck Records showcase.

Friday 15th April

Selecta w/ Sticky

£5/7 - 11pm


Where the crowd go BO.


Richard 'Sticky' Forbes built his reputation as one of the countries leading club music producers at the height of the UK Garage scene. His distinctive sound not only made his music unavoidable in the clubs during this era, but also launched the careers of a number of the UK’s leading talents including the Mercury Music Prize-winning Ms. Dynamite (the pair's collaboration "Booo!" is regularly cited amongst the greatest of UKG club classics).








◄◄ DEETS ►►

Classic. Garage. & Grime




►► TAX ◄◄



Saturday 16th April

Rotary clwb w/ Hollick [No Bad Days] / Ratcatcher [Catapult/Ten Thousand Yen]

£3 Before 12/£5 After - 10pm


Rotary club’s back for more disco soaked scorchers, right in time for spring.


Tuesday 19th April
Get Funky
£TBA - 10pm


GET FUNKY DJ's will be spinning the FUNKIEST, non-stop records and supplying the highest quality DISCO vibes from 10pm till late in Cardiff's No.1 basement venue.


Friday 22nd April
Paranoize w/ MAKO
£5/7- 10pm


Paranoize are proud to announce MAKO for the launch of his latest EP called 'The Third' on Metalheadz. Known for his heavyweight hitters and dark rollers Mako is set to bring an unforgettable night to Cardiff. His music is not plastic, not dubstep, not cheese & not pop.


This is also Paranoize is first birthday so we have something special in store later to be announced.



Kooley, Coop, Format, Onslaught, Character & Gunn


Saturday 23rd April
£6/8 - 10pm


We will be bringing back our friends; SnowSkull, Next Door Films & Indo visuals to again, create bespoke visuals, 3D projections and LED mapping sequences for the night and we will play an extended 4 hour set. We also have a few tricks up our sleeve, in the form of Cardiff's finest selectors. Keep an eye on this event page for more on this.


Looking forward to seeing you all at Undertone for Roots#3


Monday 25th April
The Albion Club w/ Whitecliff
£6/8 - 10pm


The Albion are very excited to host Whitecliff for first time for the first time! Tickets are already flying out for this one and we're very excited!


Followed by First Day Promotions & LUCKYMAN RECORDS DJ's playing the best indie, alt, dance beats in Cardiff!


Tuesday 26th April
The Mixtape w/ Ishmael

£5 Adv - 10pm

The Mixtape return with headliner Ishamael.

Thursday 28th April
Charity Gig

£5 - 6pm - 14+

Lockerhouse (Headliners)

We Rob Banks

Colonel Custer's Jam Sesh

Matt Leaman

Martha O'Brien & Beth Wooding


Friday 29th April

£TBA - 10pm

Cardiff drum n bass titans return with another stonking lineup.

Saturday 30th April
Cardiff’s Finest

£3/£5 - 10pm

The best of the city’s promoters, djs and producers get together for all an out party.

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