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Music and Concerts

There is good reason Seattle is called a City of Music.

While Seattle is well known as the birthplace of grunge, we’re also home to more traditional musical delights, such as one of the world’s most recorded symphony orchestras and our renowned Seattle Opera, both of which enchant audiences year after year with their compelling performances. This “City of Music” offers more than eighty clubs and venues presenting live music on a regular basis, allowing you to choose anything from a sizzling jazz trio to your new favorite rock band. Whatever your taste, Seattle will set the stage for you.

Find many of our top music venues here.

Musical Milestones

Experience Seattle’s music scene at these legendary sites.

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Upcoming Music Events

Jim Knapp Orchestra

3/3/2024

Jim Knapp was an iconic Seattle composer and arranger, band leader, jazz theorist, and teacher to countless musicians …

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Frond

3/5/2024

FROND takes the stage with Teal Pop at Sunset Tavern.

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glass beach

3/21/2024

Neumos hosts a triple bill featuring glass beach, Arcadia Grey and Fleece Kawaski.

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Cherry Glazerr

2/26/2024

Cherry Glazerr takes the stage with Wombo at Neumos.

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JNA and Tavia Rhodes

2/29/2024

JNA and Tavia Rhodes hit the stage at The Royal Room.

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Ariel Pink

3/9/2024

Enjoy a night of live music with Ariel Pink, Period Bomb and others at El Corazon.

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Jimmy Chamberlin Complex

3/18/2024

Jimmy Chamberlin Complex takes the stage at Neumos.

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Maria Jose Llergo

3/6/2024

Maria Jose Llergo will perform live at The Triple Door.

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Simon Trpceski Plays Tchaikovsky

3/21/2024 through 3/24/2024

Experience the grandeur of this beloved classic played by the charismatic and expressive Simon Trpceski.

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