Nashville Bars with Live Music

Nashville Live Music Honky Tonks

Guide to Nashville's best live music venues! The stages range from intimate settings to the legendary loud honky-tonks on Nashville's famous downtown strip of Broadway. Music plays here 7 days a week and all hours of the day and night that why it is called Music City! Come enjoy the live performances from the world's best singer songwriters and musicians you will ever hear. Nashville might be famous for Country Music, however that is not the only genre you can hear in the local bars. Rock, Country, Bluegrass, Jazz and Blues can all be found nightly and the talent will amaze you!

Nashville Live Music

The 2015 ‘SHE HYPE’ Summer Music Series is a live music event that takes place monthly from May to August at The Contemporary Music Center (pictures attached) in Brentwood, TN.

The 5 Spot is East Nashville's live music venue and Musician's Hangout in East Nashville. We have multiple acts every Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat, Sun... dance party every Monday night

The 5 Spot
1006 Forrest Ave
37206 Nashville , TN


The Basement East - All shows are 21+ with ID unless otherwise specified.

The Basement East: Parking is available across the street at Fireman’s Credit Union from 6PM-3AM and at East Nashville Self Storage from 6PM-3AM. Please do not park in the East Station parking lot. All violators WILL BE TOWED. There is also legal street parking on McFerrin Ave. and 9th Street S.

The Basement (8th Avenue): Parking is available in front of The Basement (behind Grimey’s) and in the gravel strip next to dumpsters off of Alloway St. Legal street parking is also available on the surrounding streets. Please do not park in the fenced in gravel lot behind Grimey’s Too as it will be locked at 8pm.

Tornado caused serious damage to The Basement East early morning on March 3, 2020 - Venue is currently closed.
Donations can be made here

The Basement East
917 woodland St
37206 Nashville , TN
Phone: 866-468-7630

As the home of one of the best music scenes in the country, there’s no better place for a Hard Rock Cafe than Music City, U.S.A.

Hard Rock Cafe
100 Broadway
37201 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 742-9900

The Mercy Lounge is a cozy little club on Cannery Row has been both locally-favored and nationally-renowned.

Mercy Lounge
One Cannery Row
37203 Nashville , TN
Phone: 615-251-3020

Every Tuesday Night Bluegrass Jam
Doors open at 4:30 Jam from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Every Saturday Night Bluegrass Jam
Doors open at 4:30 Jam from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m.
First Saturday Night of each month

Larrys Grand Ole Garage
549 East Maple Street
Madison , TN

The Valentine Nashville, an original concept from the South Capital Partners restaurant group is an upscale saloon with a 1920s and 30s Prohibition-era vibe.

The Valentine
312 Broadway
37201 Nashville , TN

Originally built in the early 1900s, Marathon Music Works has been restored and adapted to produce a wide array of live music experiences and special events.

Marathon Music Works
1402 Clinton
37203 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 891-1781

LIVE music 7 days a week. Check here to see all the great artists and bands coming to play our Speakeasy.

Alley Taps
162 Printers Alley
37201 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 922-2757

A Live Music Joint with amazing food & drinks! We feature live music from 11 AM-3 AM every single day! Check us out on historic Lower Broadway!

Tin Roof on Broadway
316 Broadway
37201 Nashville , TN
Phone: (615) 242-4446

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