The Hollywood Bowl is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Los Angeles.

1. The Hollywood Bowl

9.5
2301 N Highland Ave (at Hollywood Bowl Rd.), Los Angeles, CA
Music Venue · 425 tips and reviews

Ellen DeGeneresEllen DeGeneres: I love Hollywood, & I love bowls, so this is 1 of my favorite places to see a concert. Make sure to bring something to keep you warm, 'cause it gets cold! Portia brought a blanket. I brought tequila.

ShaynaShayna: greatest outdoor summer concert venue.. insane lights and sounds.. love it!

Andrew S.Andrew Sprung: Best place to see a concert, hands down. Scenic backdrop, amazing weather and sometimes you can BYOB. Couldn't ask for better

Walt Disney Concert Hall is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Los Angeles.

2. Walt Disney Concert Hall

9.5
111 S Grand Ave (btwn 1st & 2nd St), Los Angeles, CA
Concert Hall · Bunker Hill · 156 tips and reviews

Steve Scott S.Steve Scott Springer: Dinner, Drinks, Cocktails, Dessert, before or after the concert at First & Hope! The food is killer, the menu is awesome, and it's right across the street. Plus they have free parking! Read more.

Jaibem Photography /.Jaibem Photography /Jaime Bejarano: The acoustics in here sound amazing... Beautiful Concert Hall

MMMM: Must go place for all architects.. Love the lobby and the concert hall

STAPLES Center is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Los Angeles.

3. STAPLES Center

9.3
1111 S Figueroa St (at Chick Hearn Ct), Los Angeles, CA
Basketball Stadium · South Park · 604 tips and reviews

@_gahbee@_gahbee: Best Place to go for concerts!

Alvin D A.Alvin D Alcala: Other than great place to watch a game or concert, the plaza around staples has top notch places to eat from Japanese to american to trendy restaurants/bars! Fun entertainment and eateries

Gaelle A.Gaelle A.: The best concerts in town!

The Wiltern is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Los Angeles.

4. The Wiltern

8.8
3790 Wilshire Blvd (at Western Ave), Los Angeles, CA
Concert Hall · Wilshire Center - Koreatown · 120 tips and reviews

Katy S.Katy Saldinger: Great place to see a concert but beers are pricey.

Juan "Bobby" C.Juan "Bobby" Corrales: Great place for a concert

Billy A.Billy Amp: Amazing venue to see a concert! Old school theater.

Villains Tavern is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Los Angeles.

5. Villains Tavern

8.7
1356 Palmetto St (at S Santa Fe Ave.), Los Angeles, CA
Bar · Arts District · 98 tips and reviews

BollareBollare: Live music, cool people, strong yet imaginative drinks, and amazing food (try the carne asada tacos)! The bar is reminiscent of a 1940's big tent circus and everything has a vintage feel. —Yasmine

HeatherHeather: came here on a saturday night and sat outside, enjoyed the live music and catching up with friends (it was great that we could actually hear each other!) free parking and creative mixed drinks

Joshua C.Joshua Casingal: Live band and very relaxed atmosphere. Drinks ate pretty good. Reminds me of a New York speak easy.

Perch is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Los Angeles.

6. Perch

9.2
448 S Hill St (13th Floor), Los Angeles, CA
French Restaurant · Downtown Los Angeles · 227 tips and reviews

Dimitris P.Dimitris Pexaras: Lovely live music .. Amazing feeling of the view .. A place to date or chill with friends ! Nice coffee !

E G.E G: Great view. Great atmosphere. Avoid weekends. Sunday brunch with live jazz band is my favorite day.

Mandy J.Mandy Jones: I usually get filet mignon or steak frites when I'm here. Their truffle fries (with or without cheese) are so delicious! Gorgeous views and live music. Sketchy elevators to get to the top though!

The Viper Room is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Los Angeles.

7. The Viper Room

8.4
8852 W Sunset Blvd (at San Vicente Blvd), Los Angeles, CA
Rock Club · 67 tips and reviews

HowAboutWeHowAboutWe: One of the best places to catch live music on the Sunset Strip, perfect for any music loving duo.

Social Media Club LASocial Media Club LA: We love the Viper Room because they have live music until 2am 7 days a week!

Mark G.Mark Gilliam: Great live music and fair prices.

El Rey Theatre is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Los Angeles.

8. El Rey Theatre

8.9
5515 Wilshire Blvd (at Burnside Ave.), Los Angeles, CA
Concert Hall · Mid-City West · 84 tips and reviews

BravoBravo: Mid-sized concert venue that has the best of the new music coming through. Get tickets when you can. Don’t worry who is playing, it will be great. -Mark Peel, Top Chef

Shil P.Shil Pa: Great concert venue, intimate with just enough space

RJ S.RJ Schmidt: Great place to see a concert - head upstairs if you need a breather.

The Greek Theatre is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Los Angeles.

9. The Greek Theatre

9.3
2700 N Vermont Ave (Los Feliz Blvd.), Los Angeles, CA
Concert Hall · 109 tips and reviews

DeeDee: Oh yes - certainly awesome that it is one of the favorite outdoor places in LA to rock to live music. Proud that it is part of our LA culture scene:)

Ramy E.Ramy Eletreby: Great concert venue in a romantic setting. Griffith Park is the backdrop.

Stacey~MarieStacey~Marie: Best concert venue in all of LA! Not a bad seat in the house. Much more intimate than the Hollywood Bowl.

Grand Performances is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Los Angeles.

10. Grand Performances

9.0
350 S Grand Ave (btwn 3rd & 4th St), Los Angeles, CA
Music Venue · Financial District · 30 tips and reviews

DowntownLA.comDowntownLA.com: Downtown's biggest summer concert series brings world-class acts to Bunker Hill, with lunchtime and evening concerts - all for FREE! Bring a blanket, bottle of wine, and someone to snuggle with. Read more.

Super M.Super Monkey: Cool free concerts in thr centet all summer long!

DowntownLA.comDowntownLA.com: "They also have noontime concerts in Cal Plaza – the perfect lunch break activity." – Tatevik Simonian @ www.ThisIsMyDowntown.com/Tatevik-Simonian

Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Los Angeles.

11. Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)

9.5
5905 Wilshire Blvd (at Fairfax Ave.), Los Angeles, CA
Art Museum · Mid-City West · 426 tips and reviews

Lynn I.Lynn Ingram: Friday Evening Live jazz most of the year, during warm weather

Jane S.Jane S.: Great exhibits, music, film; free outdoor summer concerts Friday eve's and Saturday afternoons! Read more.

Andrea C.Andrea Campbell: Free Latin jazz concerts Saturdays at 5 in the park during the summer. Bring a picnic and sit on the lawn. Great outdoor salsa dancing, too.

Sassafras Saloon is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Los Angeles.

12. Sassafras Saloon

8.7
1233 Vine St (at La Mirada Ave.), Los Angeles, CA
Bar · Central Hollywood · 55 tips and reviews

Melinda J.Melinda Jackson: Went on a Friday and it was packed but hard no problem grabbing a drink at the bar as the staff was on point. Great cocktails. Great live music.

Hillary N.Hillary Noelle: Great live music. Bougie crowd though. The type of crowd that makes you feel underdressed, even when you're dressed perfectly fine. The cocktails are amazing

Justina F.Justina Frank: Must visit if you are in Hollywood. Great atmosphere, live music and good cocktails. Come with friends !

Amoeba Music is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Los Angeles.

13. Amoeba Music

9.5
6400 W Sunset Blvd (btwn Ivar & Cahuenga Blvd), Los Angeles, CA
Record Shop · Central Hollywood · 292 tips and reviews

LA WeeklyLA Weekly: The hangar-size emporium has an awe-inspiring selection of music, DVDs & posters and is also the site of AMAZING free in-store concerts by huge acts! The store rests above an underground parking lot. Read more.

LA WeeklyLA Weekly: The sister store to 2 locations in the Bay Area has an awe-inspiring selection of music, DVDs and posters and is also the site of free in-store concerts! Ample underground parking + they will buy CDs! Read more.

Ngọc N.Ngọc Nguyễn: The hangar-size emporium has an awe-inspiring selection of music, DVDs & posters and is also the site of AMAZING free in-store concerts by huge acts! The store rests above an underground parking lot. Read more.

Microsoft Theater is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Los Angeles.

14. Microsoft Theater

9.1
777 Chick Hearn Ct, Los Angeles, CA
Concert Hall · South Park · 163 tips and reviews

CanopiesAndTarps.comCanopiesAndTarps.com: Great place to see a concert. There are no bad seats.

Tselani F.Tselani Francis: I went for a justin bieber concert really fun, all seats are good

NokiaNokia: This one may come as a shock, but Nokia Theatre is our favorite entertainment venue in California. Pop culture aficionado? You'll love the spectacular concerts and celebrity-packed award shows.

LA Live is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Los Angeles.

15. LA Live

9.1
800 W Olympic Blvd (at Figueroa St), Los Angeles, CA
General Entertainment · South Park · 89 tips and reviews

Rob G.Rob G: The large, flexible plaza space includes state-of-the-art, "plug-and-play" technology to accommodate broadcast events, large celebrations, festivals, outdoor concerts and other live programming.

DowntownLA.comDowntownLA.com: There's no end to the awesome concerts and live music at L.A. LIVE - including the STAPLES Center, Nokia Theatre, Club Nokia, the GRAMMY Museum, and pop-up events on the plaza. Come early for dinner! Read more.

Harrison P.Harrison Painter: Yes, it is downtown, but worth the trip to take in all the action. You will find great concerts, games, press conferences, and other cool events. The plaza is a multimedia frenzy!