Located in the basement of one of downtown Houstons oldest hotels, the Underground Lounge provides a unique eclectic atmosphere that cannot be found anywhere. Such holds true with every aspect of "The Lounge," from the music played, to the diversity of the crowd. Formerly Metropol, The Underground Lounge was opened in June of 2002. Since then, it has been a meeting place for people of every type who want to enjoy there choice of music without the hassle of typical downtown prices, and "dress to impress" expectations. Whether you enjoy dancing, watching your favorite band or D.J., or just need a laid back environment to hang out with friends, the lounge should definitely be on your list of places to check out. All in all, The Underground Lounge is a no hype venue that is geared entirely toward the underground music scene and the people who support it.