Top Choice Live Music in Downtown

Station Inn

Sit at one of the small cocktail tables, squeezed together on the worn-wood floor in this beer-only dive, illuminated with stage lights, and neon signs, and behold the lightning fingers of bluegrass savants. We are …
Blues in Downtown

BB King's Blues Club

Watch live jazz and blues in this downtown cathedral of sound, complete with stained-glass windows and folk-art portraits of the 'saints': Johnny Cash, Miles Davis, Elvis. The kitchen serves soul food like ribs, fri…
Live Music in Nashville

Bluebird Cafe

It's in a strip mall in suburban South Nashville, but don't let that fool you: some of the best original singer-songwriters in country music have graced this tiny stage. Steve Earle, Emmylou Harris and the Cowboy Ju…
Blues in Memphis

BB King's

A full restaurant serving ribs and Southern favorites, BB's is better known for its friendly fun-seeking crowd and great live music.
Live Music in Memphis


This well-loved pub gets jumping with live bands (Friday and Saturday) and Thursday-night guitar-pickin' jam sessions.
Museum in Memphis

Center for Southern Folklore

The Center for Southern Folklore, is a well-tended community space with a café, craft gallery and frequent (free!) local music performances and film screenings.
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New Daisy Theater

This groovy place hosts everything from kickboxing to Prince tribute bands.
Live Music in Memphis

Young Avenue Deli

This Midtown favorite has food, pool, occasional live music and a laid-back young crowd.
Honky-Tonk in Downtown

Robert's Western World

Buy a pair of boots, a beer or a burger at Robert's, a longtime favorite on the strip. Music starts at 11am and goes all night; Brazilbilly, the house band, rocks it after 10pm on weekends. All ages are welcome befo…
Blues in Memphis

Wild Bill's

Don't even think of showing up at this gritty, hole-in-the-wall before midnight. Order a 40oz beer and a basket of wings then sit back to watch some of the greatest blues acts in Memphis from 11pm Friday and Saturda…