San Francisco Live Music Venue


Best Places to Catch a Live Show in Toronto

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Toronto is home to a variety of trendy clubs that regularly feature live music and represent the diversity of this bustling city. Take a look at our favourite hottest clubs for live music!

  • CUBE Nightclub

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    Though there's a $20 cover charge on Friday and drinks are pricey, CUBE is the best. With gorgeous views of downtown from their large patio, great music, tasty food, good company—you can't go wrong.

  • Kool Haus

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    Within walking distance of Union Station, this venue has great acoustics and is designed perfect enough for every concert goer to get a close up view of the stage regardless of where you stand.

  • Lee's Palace

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    With a solid, consistent sound and ease of moving closer to the stage, music lovers flock to Lee's quite often. The Dance Cave upstairs is great to mingle with others after hours of live music.

  • The Hoxton

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    Regarded as one of the best clubs for EDM, The Hoxton is full of chic 20-somethings. It's super laid back and lineups move pretty quickly. Though it gets crowded, the ambiance and mood make up for it.

  • El Mocambo Tavern

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    El Mocambo is one of city's oldest music venues, serving Toronto's music scene for over 100 years. Known for hosting The Rolling Stones in '77, El Mo is an essential destination for music lovers.

  • Wrongbar

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    Wrongbar is swanky and very intimate with dark interiors. Though it's got a rowdy atmosphere, the sound system is spot on and is one of the best spots in the city for indie and cutting edge music.

  • Lula Lounge

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    Take a trip around the world! While you enjoy delicious food and drinks, the lounge hosts live salsa, jazz, Brazilian and world music. Lula also once hosted Grammy darlings Norah Jones and Feist. 

  • Bovine Sex Club

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    Bovine has been a neighbourhood institution since the 90s, with rock, punk and metal bands. The club has been consistent with great music, drinks, atmosphere, and the right amount of grunge!

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Butterfly

PIER 33 at Bay Street, San Francisco California United States

Butterfly Lounge & Restaurant SPECTACULAR FOOD. BREATHTAKING VIEWS. LIVELY ATMOSPHERE. WELCOME TO BUTTERFLY. Pier 33, great restaurant and very swank hip atmosphere....They had a dj spinning thru the dinner and the presentation was really good. Check them out on their Restaurant! Also you can host a private party there, which apparently they [more]

DNA Lounge

375 11th St., San Francisco California United States

415-626-1409

No need to go home after the party, head to the late night after hours party at DNA Lounge in SoMa! In the nightclub, you'll find a variety of the best DJs, with live or DJ music, dancing, drinks at the bar, burlesque shows, and sometimes special events or premieres. To take the party to the next level, the lounge offers a live web stream of [more]

Bimbos 365 Club

1025 Columbus Avenue, San Francisco California United States

415-474-0365

Agostino Giuntoli left Tuscany, Italy in 1922 at the age of 19 and sailed to America. He spent five years working his way to San Francisco and found a job as janitor at the famed Palace Hotel. From there he became a cook at a nearby establishment where his boss, Monk Young, was unable to pronounce his name and dubbed him "Bimbo", the Italian word [more]

The Independent

628 Divisadero Street, San Francisco California United States

415-771-1421

For the past 30 years, this location has been providing San Francisco's party goers and music enthusiasts with front line live music, and over five years as The Independent with 1200+ shows under its belt. Since its opening, some of the country's best or most up and coming names have taken the stage. By the far the best live music and party [more]

The Great American Music Hall – GAMH

859 O'Farrell Street, San Francisco California United States

415-885-0750

San Francisco's oldest and grandest nightclub, the Great American Music Hall carries guests back to an earlier, more elegant era, with its ornate balconies, soaring marble columns and elaborate ceiling frescoes. Long-time customers and newcomers alike feel at home in the 5,000-square-foot concert hall that symbolized renewal and optimism when it [more]

Popscene

155 Fell St, San Francisco California United States

415-508-7292

Popscene Popscene remains San Francisco's premiere indie music club after 16 years of providing party goers with the ultimate nightlife and music experience. The nightclub strives to bring the best talent into the club including live bands and new artists. As a headliner in the indie music scene, Popscene seeks to bring in new talent on the [more]

FERNANDES NIGHT CLUB

164 Fleming Ave, Newark Fremont San Francisco California United States

973-589-4066

Nuestra vision es ofrecer un entretenimiento musical diverso para todos los diversos tipos de cultura. Nuestros artistas ofrecen musica en vivo y la mejor calidad musical posible. Abierto de Miercoles A Domingos 8p-2:45a DAMAS ENTRAN GRATIS EXCEPTO LOS SABADOS 3-VALET PARKINGS 3-BARS Y NUESTRO FAVORITO BAR EXPRESS-OFRECE ESPECIAL DE [more]

Kings Street Event Space

128 King St., Across AT&T Park, San Francisco California United States

415-817-5040

This new space features 6 Distinct sections including 2 Dance floors, 2 VIP Lofts and 2 Ultra Exclusive VIP Rooms, ...its an incredible layout! We will be featuring state of the art lighting, sound and video systems. With the music from the DJ pumping into this incredible audio system, you and your guests will have an incredible night dancing, [more]

Vessel

85 Campton Pl (Union Sq), San Francisco California United States

415-433-8585

Found in the Union Square district, this nightclub is a luxury boutique style lounge that blends classic San Francisco class and sophistication. It provides the ideal backdrop for any party need, including dance parties or relaxing or business outings. It features a top of the line sound and LED lighting system, renown DJs and music that draw [more]

Club Terra

511 Harrison Street (at First Street), San Francisco California United States

415-896-1234

Designed with versatility in mind, Terra can accommodate events ranging from large scale corporate meetings and conferences, trade shows, product launches, fundraisers and auctions, fashion shows, screenings and performances...to weddings, intimate receptions and private parties. Terra offers two diverse levels with a total of 24,000 square [more]