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 170 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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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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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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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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Hollywood Bowl

  • 2301 N Highland Ave.

    Los Angeles CA 90068

One of the most celebrated cultural venues on Earth & the summer home of the Los Angeles Philharmonic since 1922.

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Vibrato Grill Jazz

  • 2930 Beverly Glen Cir

    Los Angeles CA 90077

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Grand Annex

  • 434 W 6th Street

    San Pedro CA 90731

The Grand Annex is a small music listening room featuring a wide range of artists and genres, from pop and international to American roots music

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The World Stage

  • 4344 Degnan Blvd

    Los Angeles CA 90008

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Saban Theatre

  • 8440 Wilshire Blvd

    Beverly Hills CA 90211

Bringing rock 'n' roll to Beverly Hills in a beautiful and historic 1920s style Art Deco theatre, operated by The Canyon Club.

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Viva Cantina

  • 900 Riverside Dr

    Burbank CA 91506

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Coach House

  • 33157 Camino Capistrano

    San Juan Capistrano CA 92675

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Beyond the Stars Palace

  • 417 N Brand Blvd

    Glendale CA 91203

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Maui Sugar Mill Saloon

  • 18389 Ventura Blvd

    Tarzana CA 91356

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Yost Theatre

  • 307 N Spurgeon Str

    Santa Ana CA 92701

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  • 4349 Tujunga Ave

    Studio City CA 91604

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Spaghettini Fine Dining

  • 3005 Old Ranch Pkwy

    Seal Beach CA 90740

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Blue Whale Bar

  • 123 Astronaut E S Onizuka St, Ste 301

    Los Angeles CA 90012

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Blue Room

  • 200 W Second St

    Pomona CA 91766

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El Cid Restaurant

  • 4212 W Sunset Blvd

    Los Angeles CA 90029

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Pips on La Brea

  • 1356 S La Brea Ave

    Los Angeles CA 90019

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Cobalt Cafe

  • 22047 Sherman Way

    Los Angeles CA 91303

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Nokia Theatre

  • 777 Chick Hearn Ct

    Los Angeles CA 90015

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Boulevard Music

  • 4316 Sepulveda Blvd

    Culver City CA 90230

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House of Blues Anaheim

  • 530 S Disneyland Dr

    Anaheim CA 92802