The Cave  

 http://www.caverntavern.com
452 W. Franklin St., Chapel Hill

919-968-9308
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The Cave is a long, skinny belowground bar with texturized molded-fiberglass walls and ceiling, like a cave (duh). It holds less than 100 people. They have live music 7 nights per week--everything from punk to country to jazz to blues to noise--and are 21+. Most nights there are two shows, one at 7:30ish, and a second starting between 10:00 and 11:00 p.m. (two different bands/sets of bands, that is, not just 2 sets by one band). The Cave is now a private club, which means they serve liquor in addition to their fine beer selection, and membership is necessary. It is also now owned by some of the folks who own/operate Slim's in Raleigh.
selected upcoming shows

Friday, February 23
Dylan Gilbert, Knurr and Spell, The Born Agains


Saturday, February 24
Joe Cat, Eric Scholz, Juliana Finch


Sunday, February 25
AciD, Cells, GFA the Great, Veritas


Tuesday, February 27
Trandle, Sea Brain, Monarc, Hundredmillionthousand


Wednesday, February 28
Jokes & Jokes & Jokes, Al Riggs, Ravary


This is the final night of al's February residency at the Cave.










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