Gwdihw Cafe Bar

Gwdihw Cafe Bar
6 Guildford Crescent, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF10 2HJ
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Friendly and relaxed independent space for alternative music on the edge of the city centre in Cardiff. Established in 2008, Gwdihw has a capacity of 150-215 and features a diverse events programme.

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All My Friends Present Wasuremono

All My Friends present Wasuremono, w/ Big Thing & Hehfu Tue May 1st Date Changed Making arrestingly unusual dream-pop soundscapes, with krautrock sounds & texturuous arrangements, Wasuremono are an instant trip for the ears. From 'For All The Bears' 'Slyvanian Rave' to the bubbling bass riff & earworm falsetto…

Tue 1 May

£3.30 / 02920 397933

All My Friends Presents Hirola

Made of Bristol-based producers LTO & edapollo, Hirola join us on the back of their debut self-titled release. More expressive and human than straight computer music, much more obfuscate and abstract than pop, Hirola's debut offering has strength enough to scale multiple peaks. From deeply textured electronic…

Wed 25 Apr

£4.40 / 02920 397933

Are You Lost Yet & Sweet Pea Records Party

Creative zine and blog Are You Lost Yet? and new, all-female record label Sweet Pea Records proudly bring you a Sunday Funday party to welcome in March. Music comes from the brilliant bluesy altrock of Cardiff's CVC, York''s rising star Amy May Ellis and Newport's finest singer-songwriter Selena in the Chapel plus more…

Sun 4 Mar

£3 / 02920 397933

  • 19:00 – 23:00

Beers Over Tears Presents Billy Bibby & The Wry Smiles

After packing out Gwdihw in December of last year. We've brought Billy Bibby & The Wry smiles back for another smashing show £5 ADV | £6 OTD | 18+ LINEUP Billy Bibby & The Wry Smiles Tracy Island PENNY RICH Hoult

Thu 15 Mar

£6 ( £5) / 02920 397933

  • 19:00 – 23:00

Billy Bibby & The Wry Smiles

18+ | £5 ADV | £6 OTD Gwdih? Café Bar Line Up: Billy Bibby & The Wry Smiles + Support

Thu 15 Mar

£5.50 / 02920 397933

Blowout Presents - Charlie Says + Support

Blowout Presents Charlie Says | Cardiff Based Indie / Alt-Rock 4 Piece Cult of Hands | Alt Rock 4 Piece from Cardiff. Toodles & the Hectic Pity | Bristol 3 Piece Folk Punk Band Saccharyn | Electronica Musician based in Cardiff DOWNARD | Atmospheric Two-Piece Rock Combo from Bristol April 12th 2018 Gwdihw Cafe Bar…

Thu 12 Apr

£5 / 02920 397933

  • 19:30 – 23:00

Blowout Presents - The Echo And The Always + Support

Blowout Presents The Echo and The Always | 5-piece Cardiff-based band. Formed in 2012, the band's sound reflects their broad range of influences and is both dark and sombre, and bright and poppy. Codewalkers | Cardiff based trio mixing Rock, Hip-Hop, Reggae and Electronica to make a unique sound. Nuclear Lullaby | Melodic…

Thu 8 Mar

£5 / 02920 397933

  • 20:00 – 23:30

Fri 20 Apr

£4.40 / 02920 397933

Caves, Hot Mass, Little Baby Sharks And Big Whoop

DIY Cardiff presents… CAVES - Woah! They're back in Wales! Trans-Atlantic feedback drenched and fuzz-filled Pop-punk from Bristol and Philadelphia. HOT MASS - Loud as hell and Melodic Punk Rock from just down the M4 westbound in Swansea! Back in…

Wed 14 Mar

£5 / 02920 397933

  • 19:30 – 23:00

The Copyrights (USA)

DIY Cardiff presents…. THE COPYRIGHTS - Legendary and catchy as heck Pop Punk from Midwestern USA. So good they were banned from the UK… until now! & more to be announced! Gwdihw, Cardiff 24th April 2018 £7adv, 7.30pm

Tue 24 Apr

£7 / 02920 397933

  • 19:30 – 22:30

Cosmogramma Presents Vels Trio + Blue Honey DJs

Cosmogramma present Vels Trio w/ support & Blue Honey DJs | Sat Mar 10 | £6/4adv Melodic modern jazz over synth flecked soundscapes & hip hop production & stunning breakbeat drums, Vels Trio bring their nu-jazz in March! The nu-jazz 3 piece sculpt contagiously frenetic compositions over emotional songwriting…

Sat 10 Mar

£5 / 02920 397933

Folk In The Owl's Nest Presents Me And The Moon

We welcome the Indie-Folk of Me and the Moon to the Owl's Nest! Me and The Moon Formed in the summer of 2015 Me and The Moon embody those long, warm, hazy days of endless opportunity; beautifully pairing youthful innocence with apathy and worldliness. After self-releasing their first EP, 'Run With Wolves' and its…

Wed 7 Mar

£3.30 / 02920 397933

GROOVE-iST Feat. February

A decent film will have its share of villains and heroes so why settle for anything less on the dancefloor? Scene by scene we'll be checking in on jazz's love affair with latin rhythms, the peacocking of shirtless rockstars, the hyper-intelligent beepings of South America's electronica nerds and as always, we're never too…

Sat 24 Feb

£2.97 / 02920 397933

Gwdihw Presents Absent Fathers + Support

Absent Fathers A North Wales collective of artists, poets and melody makers built ad hoc and with an ever evolving cast. Having garnered a champion in Tom Robinson on BBC 6 Music and receiving multiple plays across MIXTAPE, Fresh On The Net and Tom's Saturday evening show, ex-The Glendale Family's frontman Chris Ingram…

Wed 28 Mar

£3.30 / 02920 397933

Gwdihw Presents Capra Mamei 'Goat Ride' EP Launch

Gwdihw presents Capra Mamei + support & Gwdihw DJs Get ready for another night of Friday funked-up Folk and international flavoured Balkan Boogie as we welcome the full-tilt, knees up Klezmer, brass-backed Folk of Capra Mamei ahead of their Goat Ride EP Launch! Mixing gorgeous brass backing and danceable Klezmer Folk…

Fri 2 Mar

£3.30 / 02920 397933

Happy Accidents, Kermes, T&THP And Live Do Nothing

DIY Cardiff Presents… HAPPY ACCIDENTS - Smashing indie-pop trio out of London, releasing a new record via Alcopop in Feburary! KERMES - Trash-gaze / Scream Pop from Leicester on tour with Happy Accidents. TOODLES AND THE HECTIC PITY…

Wed 18 Apr

£5 / 02920 397933

  • 19:30 – 23:30


South London DIY indie trio.

Thu 26 Apr

£8.80 / 02920 397933


Norway's Audun Laading and Barrow-born Stephen Fitzpatrick performs prog rock in support of their debut album, Songs of Her's.

Thu 26 Apr

£8 / 02920 397933

  • 19:30

Her's / Hobby Club / Private World

––––––––––- Swn & Juxtaposed Club presents Her's + Hobby Club + Private World Gwdihw Cafe Bar, Cardiff 26th April 2018 £8adv | 7:30pm | 18+ ––––––––––- Her's As outsiders from sleepy coastal towns several countries apart, Stephen Fitzpatrick from Barrow in Furness and Norwegian Audun Laading met for the first time in…

Thu 26 Apr

£8 / 02920 397933

  • 19:30 – 22:30

Juxtaposed & All My Friends Present Rozelle

All My Friends & Juxtaposed Club present Rozelle w/ Polo - music, Saccharyn & Lunar Bird We're delighted to bring you the electric mix of experimental electronic & pop of Rozelle! Bridging the gap between the two, the group's live shows take you on a memorable journey, dreamy soundscapes meeting punchy upbeat…

Wed 21 Mar

£3.30 / 02920 397933

Juxtaposed Presents Night Flight

Juxtaposed Club present Night Flight - Band + supports Wed Feb 28th 7.30pm £6adv –––––– WATCH: The Gorgeous video for 'Death Rattle': Night Flight are a five piece band born out of a love of great musicians and artists like Neil Young, Big Star & Nick Drake. Based in London…

Wed 28 Feb

£6.60 / 02920 397933

Me And The Moon, Bella Spinks, Jimi Mack & Silvy Vignola

We welcome the Indie-Folk of Me and the Moon to the Owl's Nest! Me and The Moon Formed in the summer of 2015 Me and The Moon embody those long, warm, hazy days of endless opportunity; beautifully pairing youthful innocence with apathy and worldliness. After self-releasing their first EP, 'Run With Wolves' and its follow…

Wed 7 Mar

£4 ( £3) / 02920 397933

  • 19:30 – 23:00


Xpress Radio & Juxtaposed Club present PARCS with Handsome Ape & Or Else Xpress and Juxtaposed are delighted to be bringing back the atmospheric electronic-pop of Parcs!

Thu 1 Mar

£3 / 02920 397933

  • 19:30 – 23:00

Siobhan Wilson

Franco-Scottish folk singer-songwriter, known for her heartbreaking voice and beautiful lyrics. Her debut album There Are No Saints was released in July 2017 on Song, By Toad Records.

Wed 11 Apr

£8.80 / 02920 397933

Ska-Face At Gwdihw Presents - The Mighty Vipers

Ska-Face is a new bi-monthly night at Gwdihw, Cardiff, bringing you the best underground reggae/ska from around the UK to one of our musical city's favourite venues! Featuring some incredible live bands & reggae/ska DJs, this will be something not to miss for any reggae and ska fan! Come along and get your skank on…

Sat 17 Mar

£3.30 / 02920 397933

Swedish Death Candy

Riffy psychedelic noise makers.

Wed 9 May

£7.70 / 02920 397933

Wonderbrass With Special Guest Claude Deppa

Gwdihw Brass Takeover: Wonderbrass w/ Claude Deppa Wonderbrass are delighted to be joined by a very special guest in March, South African Jazz trumpeter Claude Deppa. A founding member of Jazz Warriors and famed for his work in Brotherhood of Breath, Deppa is one of the UK's most influential jazz musicians. Turning his…

Fri 9 Mar

£3.30 / 02920 397933

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