• A statement regarding Clwb Ifor Bach's closure during the Covid-19 pandemic.

    COVID-19 Update

    Clwb Ifor Bach News – 17/03/2020

    Clwb Ifor Bach will close its doors until further notice following government advice in regards to Covid-19.

  • Duty Manager Job Opportunity at Clwb Ifor Bach Cardiff

    Job Opportunity: Duty Manager

    Clwb Ifor Bach News – 10/03/2020

    Join the Clwb Ifor Bach team as a Duty Manager!

  • Office Manager Job Opportunity at Clwb Ifor Bach Cardiff

    Job Opportunity: Office Manager

    Clwb Ifor Bach News – 10/03/2020

    Join the Clwb Ifor Bach team as an Office Manager!

  • Gallery of Georgia live at Clwb Ifor Bach 3rd March 2020


    Gallery – 03/03/2020

    Energetically mesmerising, Georgia played a sold out Clwb in March where everyones hands were in the air for the whole set.

  • Office Playlist

    Playlist – 03/03/2020

    Our heavy rotation at Clwb HQ, updated monthly.

  • Welsh Language Music Day 2020

    Gallery – 10/02/2020

    Another year celebrating Dydd Miwsig Cymru as it becomes bigger than ever before!

  • Watch the Six Nations Rugby Live at Cardiff

    Clwb Ifor Bach News – 06/02/2020

    We’ll be screening all the games that Wales play at home in the 6 Nations; Wales v France on February 22 and Wales v Scotland on March 14. 

  • Join the new Clwb Ifor Bach Board of Trustees

    Clwb Ifor Bach News – 04/02/2020

    We at Clwb Ifor Bach are looking for up to 9 new Trustees to join the Board. We’re particularly looking for Board Trustees with experience of Legal, Finances, property management, and an interest in the musical heritage of Wales. 
  • New logo for Clwb Ifor Bach

    Clwb Ifor Bach rebrands to align their past, present and future.

    Clwb Ifor Bach News – 03/02/2020

    Clwb Ifor Bach adopts new identity to represent the variety of things they do, aligning their past and future as well as solving problems they’ve encountered by promoting externally.

  • Best of January

    Playlist – 31/01/2020

    A load of excellent releases helped us get through the month that didn’t seem to ever end, January. Featuring Soccer Mommy, King Krule, Four Tet, The Big Moon, The Orielles + lots more!

  • Yr Ods at Clwb Ifor Bach December 2019 by Bethan Miller

    Yr Ods

    Gallery – 13/12/2019

    Celebrating the release of their latest work ‘Iaith y Nefoedd’ by performing it in full at Clwb, Yr Ods joined us in December 2019, with support from TJ Roberts.

  • Alffa at Clwb Ifor Bach December 2019 by Nadine Ballantyne


    Gallery – 11/12/2019

    Launching their debut album in Clwb Ifor Bach, Welsh language blues-rock duo Alffa are joined by Lewys and Tiger Bay in December 2019.

  • Christmas Gifts

    Interview – 09/12/2019

    We’ve designed a lovely festive postcard for you to pair with those gig tickets you’ve bought as a gift this Christmas!


  • Muna at Clwb Ifor Bach December 2019 by Bethan Miller


    Gallery – 07/12/2019

    Another incredible show with MUNA and support from Fake Laugh in December 2019.

  • WSTR

    Gallery – 05/12/2019

    A sold out show from pop-punk outfit WSTR in December 2019, with support from Led By Lanterns and UMA.

  • Beak>

    Gallery – 04/12/2019

    A sold out show from the Bristol outfit and support from The Hysterical Injury.

  • Blanck Mass

    Gallery – 03/12/2019

    A visual show from the incredible electronic master that is Blanck Mass. Support from Frans Gender and Violet Grace.

  • 3 Hwr Doeth announce debut album with new video for ‘Slingdick Droppin The Bassline’

    Playlist – 25/11/2019

    After going down a storm at Sŵn Festival in October, the ‘hwrs’ will be launching their new album in Clwb Ifor Bach December 6th.

    Tickets to 3 Hwr Doeth’s album launch at Clwb Ifor Bach are available here.
    Watch the new video below.

  • !!!

    Gallery – 20/11/2019

    The exquisitely weird and wonderful Chk Chk Chk joined us in November 2019, with support from Bandicoot.

  • Mellt

    Gallery – 15/11/2019

    When Maes B was cut short in August 2019, we thought we’d get the line-up back on stage at Portland House to make up for it. With support from Gwilym and Mari Mathias.

  • Kate Tempest

    Gallery – 13/11/2019

    The London wordsmith sold out Tramshed with support from local collective Ladies of Rage in November 2019.

  • Alffa to release debut album

    Playlist – 05/11/2019

    Their 1st English release ‘Full Moon Vulture’ was released in July and gave a nod to the fact that the forthcoming album would be bilingual.

  • Youngblood Brass Band

    Gallery – 23/10/2019

    Jazz brass outfit Youngblood Brass Band came to Clwb for an incredible live show in October 2019, following a workshop with RWCMD. Support from CVC.

  • Ibibio Sound Machine

    Gallery – 15/10/2019

    Its always a party when Ibibio Sound Machine come around. This time was no different!

  • Issues

    Gallery – 12/10/2019

    A huge noise from Issues and support from Lotus Eater for a sold out show in October 2019!

  • Amber Run

    Gallery – 11/10/2019

    Bringing their new album ‘Philophobia’ to Y Plas, Cardiff with support from Stereo Honey in October 2019.

  • The Magic Gang

    Gallery – 29/09/2019

    To warm up for Sŵn Festival 2019, we invited The Magic Gang and Buzzard Buzzard Buzzard to play at Clwb Ifor Bach.

  • The Ex

    Gallery – 22/09/2019

    One of the most innovative punk outfits in history, The Ex visited us last night to celebrate 40 years! The band delivered a brilliant set that sent the audience into a grooving unit.

  • Basement

    Gallery – 30/08/2019

    A huge sold out show from Basement in August 2019 with support from Honeylung!

  • Kate Nash

    Gallery – 30/08/2019

    Kate Nash returned to Cardiff in July 2019 for an incredible live show last week! Including a punk rock version of the much loved ‘Foundations’.