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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The Roxy

  • 9009 Sunset Blvd

    Hollywood CA 90069

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Home Depot Center

  • 18400 Avalon Blvd

    Carson CA 90746

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Honda Center

  • 2695 E Katella Ave

    Anaheim CA 92805

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Harvelles

  • 207 E Broadway

    Long Beach CA 90802

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Baked Potato

  • 3787 Cahuenga Blvd

    Studio City CA 91604

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Levitt Pavilion Pasadena

  • 85 East Holly Street

    Pasadena CA 91103

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Staples Center

  • 1111 S Figueroa St

    Los Angeles CA 90015

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Greek Theatre

  • 2700 N Vermont Ave

    Los Angeles CA 90027

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Gibson Amphitheatre

  • 100 Universal City Plaza

    Universal City CA 91608

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Sorriso Bar Celona

  • 46 E. Colorado Blvd

    Pasadena CA 91106

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Five Stars Bar

  • 267 S Main St

    Los Angeles CA 90012

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Hollywood Palladium

  • 6215 Sunset Blvd

    Hollywood CA 90028

Hollywood Palladium was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2016.

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Long Beach Arena

  • 300 E Ocean Blvd

    Long Beach CA 90802

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Pacific Amphitheatre

  • 100 Fair Drive

    Costa Mesa CA 92626

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Fais Do-Do

  • 5257 W Adams Blvd

    Los Angeles CA 90016

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Fox Theater

  • 301 S Garey Ave

    Pomona CA 91766

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Music Box

  • 6126 Hollywood Blvd

    Hollywood CA 90028

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Malones

  • 604 E Dyer Rd

    Santa Ana CA 92705

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Cerritos Center

  • 12700 Center Ct Dr

    Cerritos CA 90703

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Bootleg Theater

  • 2220 Beverly Blvd.

    Los Angeles CA 90057