Entertainment

Top Choice Jazz in Pune

Shisha Cafe

It's a magical atmosphere anytime, but live jazz Thursday nights at alfresco Shisha are a Pune institution. Snuggle up on Iranian-style lounges downstairs or reserve a seat at a marble table under hanging Arabian ca…
Top Choice Live Music in Pune

Bluefrog

Pune's branch of Mumbai’s famous Bluefrog is all Maharashtra has at this point – the Mumbai location closed and was looking for new digs at time of research. Expect exciting electronic DJs, live music from all over …
Top Choice Live Music in Gangtok

Cafe Live & Loud

Gangtok's most happening music bar bathes its drinkers in a tsunami of sound Wednesday to Friday evenings, when live bands typically crank out rock or alternative-pop sets. On Saturday, pay ₹300 after 6pm to join th…
Live Music in Kolkata

Jamsteady

The most happening place in Kolkata's underground and indie-music circuit, Jamsteady has packed gigs every Friday evening featuring a diverse array of musicians playing jazz, blues, electronica, folk and world music…
Live Music in Kolkata

Someplace Else

This nightclub has been steadily promoting live music in Kolkata since the mid-1990s. Acts perform nightly, although you'll have to be lucky to catch some original music. Most are cover bands who belt out regulation…
Live Music in Bengaluru

Humming Tree

This popular warehouse-style venue has bands (starting around 9pm), DJs and a rooftop terrace. Cover charge is anything from free to ₹300. There's a good finger food menu and happy hour until 7pm.
Live Music in Bengaluru

Indigo Live Music Bar

Hosting bands, DJs, acoustic musicians and even stand-up comedy this popular spot is always lively. On the upper (6th floor) there's a large terrace for dining and lounging.
Live Music in Delhi

Blues

This long-time basement favourite has reasonably priced beers (Kingfisher ₹170) and is plastered by pop-star posters on its brick walls.
Live Music in Bengaluru

B Flat

A pub and live music venue that features some of India’s best blues and jazz bands.
Live Music in Mumbai

Mehboob Studios

These famous film studios also host the annual Times LitFest (in December).