Top Choice Live Music in Bobo-Dioulasso

Le Samanké

Bobo's best live music venue, with an excellent sound system, a big stage, a fab garden and a fantastic program of Burkinabé and African artists (music mostly but also dance and theatre).
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A pleasant watering hole by day and live music venue by night (especially traditional music), with bands every night from 8pm.
Live Music in Bobo-Dioulasso

Le Bois d'Ébène

One of the best venues in town for live music. Concerts Thursday to Sunday.
Live Music in Bobo-Dioulasso

Les Bambous

One of Bobo's long-standing music venues, with concerts every night. It also serves excellent pizzas (CFA3000 to CFA4000).
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Institut Français

The French cultural centre has one of the best line-ups of Burkinabé and West African musicians, theatre directors and visual artists.