Live music venues

in Los Angeles

Los Angeles Live Music Venue

Los Angeles music venues make the city a standout on the world stage for live shows and concerts. Whether you want to rock, feel like dancing or just want to sway under the stars, the live music venues in LA make it easy to experience an exciting audio escape. From large arenas and iconic concert halls to open-air venues and low-key lounges, Los Angeles live shows will give you something to scream about. LA live music venues are outfitted with killer sound systems, and often feature high-value visual components, gourmet food selections and surprise performances. Many say that you haven't lived until you've experienced a show at Griffith Park's Greek Theatre or the legendary Hollywood Bowl, an outdoor amphitheatre nestled beneath the famous sign. Downtown you'll find Club Nokia for big events and the Staples Center for massive ones, along with the highbrow scene at the Walt Disney Concert Hall. The East Side is home to a huge number of LA music venues, from the sister clubs of the Echo and Echoplex to the hipster dive The Satellite. Head west for live shows and concerts at LA's art deco theatres, The Wiltern and the El Rey, or visit West Hollywood's Sunset Strip for a classic performance at the House of Blues.

We have gathered 129 live music venues in the City of Angels. So, which are the best live music venues in Los Angeles? Just scroll down and find the LA live music venues best suited for you.


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The Conga Room

  • 800 W Olympic Blvd

    Los Angeles CA 90015

Located in Downtown LA, this energetic Latin lounge features live bands, DJs, and a large dance floor for salsa dancing. Co-owned by J-Lo, The Conga Room hosts big-name performers in many genres, and is one of the top Latin nightclubs in the city.

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Bar Lis

  • 1541 Wilcox Ave

    Los Angeles CA 90028

A French Riviera nightlife scene amid a chic rooftop lounge offering panoramic views of Hollywood and featuring live Jazz every Tuesday.

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Hotel Cafe

  • 1623 1/2 N. Cahuenga Blvd

    Hollywood CA 90028

Neither a hotel nor a cafe, this little gem stands out among the Hollywood powerhouse clubs because it doesn't stand out much at all. It's a little place that attracts some of the biggest KCRW-types.

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The Wiltern

  • 3790 Wilshire Blvd

    Los Angeles CA 90010

Make sure you get tickets to see your favorite band play here quick- this venue has a tendency to attract sold out shows.

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The Troubadour

  • 9081 Santa Monica Blvd

    West Hollywood CA 90069

A legendary music venue that has shaped the history of West Hollywood's live music scene

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The Teragram

  • 1234 West 7th

    Los Angeles CA 90017

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T Boyles

  • 37 N Catalina Ave

    Pasadena CA 91106

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The Rose

  • 245 East Green Str

    Pasadena CA 91101

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Maui Sugar Mill Saloon

  • 18389 Ventura Blvd

    Tarzana CA 91356

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Kibitz Room

  • 419 N Fairfax Ave

    Los Angeles CA 90036

Get ready to kibitz like the cool cats of LA! Kibitz Room in Los Angeles is a lively dive bar and music venue known for its vintage decor, vibrant tunes, and friendly atmosphere

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Mrs Fish

  • 448 S Hill St

    Los Angeles CA 90013

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Shrine Auditorium

  • 665 W Jefferson Blvd

    Los Angeles CA 90007

The Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles is an iconic entertainment venue known for hosting prestigious award shows and events

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  • 4349 Tujunga Ave

    Studio City CA 91604

Vitello's in Studio City offers a distinctive dining experience, featuring traditional Italian cuisine, live music and impeccable service in a sophisticated, intimate setting

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Ford Amphitheatre

  • 2580 Cahuenga Blvd

    Hollywood CA 90068

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Queen Mary

  • 1126 Queens Hwy

    Long Beach CA 90802

Queen Mary in Long Beach: An iconic and historic ocean liner turned hotel and museum, offering many events each year like the notorious Halloween haunted ship party

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El Rey Theatre

  • 5515 Wilshire Blvd

    Los Angeles CA 90036

El Rey Theatre, a historic Los Angeles venue, presents a meticulously curated lineup of live shows, encapsulating the essence of artistic expression

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The Theatre at Ace Hotel

  • 929 S Broadway

    Los Angeles CA 90015

Stunningly restored 1920s cinema transformed into a live music venue featuring a grand three-story foyer and accommodating up to 1,600 guests for large-scale concerts

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El Cid Restaurant

  • 4212 W Sunset Blvd

    Los Angeles CA 90029

El Cid Restaurant in Los Angeles offers flavorful Spanish cuisine in a vibrant atmosphere, accompanied by live flamenco performances, tantalizing burlesque shows or lively music that will transport you to a world of pure indulgence

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Pips on La Brea

  • 1356 S La Brea Ave

    Los Angeles CA 90019

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Walt Disney Concert Hall

  • 111 S Grand Ave

    Los Angeles CA 90012

Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles is an iconic, Frank Gehry-designed venue renowned for its superior acoustics and hosting world-class performances of live music.

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Vibrato Grill Jazz

  • 2930 Beverly Glen Cir

    Los Angeles CA 90077

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The Vintage Cocktail Lounge

  • 8550 Chapman Ave

    Stanton CA 90680

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Lodge Room

  • 104 N Ave 56

    Los Angeles CA 90042

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Boulevard Music

  • 4316 Sepulveda Blvd

    Culver City CA 90230