The Junction July & August 2012 Guide
The Junction's July & August 2012 comedy, live music and club listings. Featuring Cambridge Comedy Festival, Mothership, Craig Charles Funk & Soul Club, Mallory Knox, Fingerstyle Collective, The Fiver Unplugged, White Noise, Cradle of Filth, Charlotte Church, Warning, Howler, Band of Skulls and Grizzly Bear.
Cradle of Filth How to Book James Sharrock Online: By Phone: In Person: Grizzly Bear Charlotte Church www.junction.co.uk 01223 511 511 The Junction Box Office Clifton Way Cambridge CB1 7GX Box Office open Mon-Sat 1-6pm, and during events. Booking and transaction fees apply to phone and web bookings. Photo ID must be produced for events with age restrictions. You may be searched upon entry. Access The Junction is fully accessible. If you would like to discuss any access issue prior to your visit, call the Box Office on 01223 511 511. THE TEXT IN THIS GUIDE IS AVAILABLE IN LARGE PRINT UPON REQUEST. Fingerstyle Collective More Info Howler For details of upcoming events, and visitor information visit www.junction.co.uk Cover image: The Boy with Tape on His Face (Cambridge Comedy Festival) Adrenaline Mob The Junction Live Music, Clubs & Comedy July & August 2012 Cambridge Live Music & Clubs 02 Mon Jul July & August 2012 www.junction.co.uk (01223) 511 511 13 Fri Jul Comedy 01 Sun Jul Peacock and Gamble & Matt Forde Edinburgh Preview. Chortle Comedy Award nominees Ray and Ed showcase their latest offering Peacock & Gamble Don’t Even Want To Be On Telly Anyway. Matt Forde previews his new show Eyes to the Right, Nose to the Left, an unashamed political fandom from a man with a lot to be ashamed about. 8pm / J3 / £10 / 16+ 17 Tue – 22 Sun Jul 28 Sat Jul Cambridge Comedy Festival The Cambridge Comedy Festival returns to the city with 40 shows over 6 days, with some of the world’s finest stand-up comedians, presenting previews of their brand new Edinburgh shows. The line up includes Richard Herring, Phil Jupitus, The Boy with Tape on His Face, Andrew Lawrence, David O’Doherty, Seann Walsh, Adam Buxton, Stephen K Amos, family shows and much more. Full details at www.cambridgecomedyfestival.com Donnie Rust: Beefcaked Donnie Rust, AKA The Naked Busker is finally bringing Beefcaked to Cambridge! A heart-to-heart with you, the audience on the dangers of excessive gym grunting, proper men’s room etiquette, why raincoats should always be worn on first dates and baby elephants. All while standing with just a guitar to cover his modesty. Plus Jon Watson. 8pm / J2 / £12 (£10 con) / 16+ 13 Fri Jul 02 Thu Aug Adrenaline Mob Adrenaline Mob is a heavy metal supergroup formed by singer Russell Allen (Symphony X), guitarist Mike Orlando and drummer Mike Portnoy (Ex-Dream Theater / Avenged Sevenfold). Plus Voodoo Six. Doors 7pm / J1 / £16.50 adv Mothership Mothership is a no nonsense Led Zeppelin covers band. No costumes, no wigs... just a celebration of great music. The band has been hailed ‘the most authentic-sounding Zeppelin tribute in the UK’. Doors 7pm / J1 / £10 adv (£8 con) Craig Charles Funk & Soul Club 03 Fri Aug 11 Sat Aug A night of funk and soul featuring two Craig Charles DJ sets and a live appearance by five-piece funk/soul/rock jam band Bijoumiyo. 10pm – 2am / J2 / £12 adv / 18+ 14 Sat Jul 24 Tue Jul 25 Wed Jul 28 Sat Jul Mallory Knox Cambridge-based rock outfit Mallory Knox return to The Junction with support from Never Means Maybe, We Are Fiction Lost At Seven and Awake The Empire. Doors 7pm / J1 / £7 adv Fingerstyle Collective In association with Ayers Guitars. Four of the world's finest acoustic guitarists take to the J2 stage. Feat. Don Alder, Dan LaVoie, Justin King, and Stuart Masters this will be a fantastic showcase of fingerstyle techniques using a variety of instruments. Doors 7pm / J2 / £12 adv The Fiver Unplugged 20 Mon Aug 25 Sat Aug Five young acoustic acts perform in our J3 studio. Doors 7pm / J3 / £5 White Noise Mashup: House, Electro, Dubstep, Grime, D&B. White Noise return for another massive party. Feat. all the rave essentials, 15 foot retro TV with live visuals and DJ’s representing all corners of underground dance. 10pm – 5am / J1 / £4 adv / 18+ 28 Tue Aug Cradle of Filth England’s highest profile extreme metal band stop off for an exclusive date in Cambridge ahead of their Wacken Festival appearance. Their sound is an amalgamation of gothic, symphonic black metal and other extreme metal styles, whilst their lyrical themes and imagery are heavily influenced by gothic literature, poetry, mythology, sex and horror films. Doors 7pm / J1 / £15 adv Charlotte Church Charlotte Church hits The Junction with her bold and unique new sound, creating vast musical landscapes, with big drums, big guitars and a voice that has sold over 10 million records. Leave your preconceptions at the door. Doors 7pm / J2 / £12 adv Warning Drum & Bass. Feat. Hype, Loadstar, Grooverider, Hazard, Sigma, Brookes Brothers, TC, Phantasy, Barrington, Concrete, Blazin’, Blokhe4d, Ruffstuff, Heist, Uncle Dugs, Cynthetic & Infect. MC’s Skibadee, Eksman, Shabba, IC3, Harry Shotta, Funtsa, Evil B, Fatman D, Rhymes, Phantom, Inja, Johnny Ka$h. VIP ticket packages available. Pre-party in Nusha (free to ticket holders). 10pm – 6am / J1 & J2 / £15 adv / 18+ Howler Critically acclaimed Minnesotan five-piece Howler is influenced by early 60s American rock and pop songs, as well as 80s punk. The band’s sound has been described as a cross between The Cramps and The Replacements, with a dash of The Velvet Underground. Doors 7pm / J2 / £9 adv Band of Skulls Garage rock sensation Band Of Skulls stop off in Cambridge for a gig sandwiched between main stage appearances at Leeds and Reading Festivals. Doors 7pm / J1 / £15 adv Grizzly Bear Brooklyn based indie outfit Grizzly Bear perform a warm-up date at The Junction ahead of festival appearances at Electric Picnic Festival and End of the Road. Doors 7pm / J1 / £19.50 adv