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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

MYXA

6/29/2024

Barboza hosts a triple bill featuring MYXA, Ghost Gun, and Fiandra & Fields.

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TRANSVIOLET

6/25/2024

TRANSVIOLET takes the stage at Chop Suey.

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Celestial Navigation

7/17/2024

Celestial Navigation will perform live at Sea Monster Lounge.

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Adrienne LaVey: Belle Epoque

6/22/2024

Franca-Latina mezzo-soprano Adrienne LaVey returns to The Rendezvous with another evening of French art songs and arias of …

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The Sponges

7/18/2024

Nectar Lounge hosts a triple bill of live music featuring The Sponges with Father Funk and Cheeks.

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Keith Lowe’s Birthday Extravaganza!

7/1/2024

There will be music all night from bands Keith Lowe has played in over the years including Duffy …

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Closure in Moscow

7/16/2024

The Crocodile hosts a double bill with Closure in Moscow and Toehider.

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The Hangout

6/26/2024

The Hangout take the stage at High Dive.

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Luca Benedetti Trio

6/28/2024

Luca Benedetti Trio headlines at Sea Monster Lounge.

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