• Taylor's Rooftop 

    69 - 73 Pitt Street
    +61 2 9252 6522
    A contemporary urban retreat, Taylor’s offers the perfect balance of busy inner city culture with the intimacy and exclusivity of a rooftop location
  • The Basement 

    7 Macquarie Place
    +61 2 9251 2797
    Once known primarily for jazz, The Basement now hosts some of the most eclectic music in Sydney.
  • The Beach Club 

    1058 Pittwater Road
    +61 2 9971 5355
    Location! Location! Location! The Collaroy Services Beach Club also known as The Beach Club, is located literally overlooking the beach at Collaroy, and is one of the best kept secrets on Sydney's Northern Beaches. They have a diverse range of …
  • The Bunker 

    Corner of Carr & Byron Street
    +61 2 9665 4466
    Coogee Diggers plays host to a variety of bands at “The Bunker” on the ground floor, from Tuesday night singer-songwriter sessions to bigger touring bands that pass through Sydney.
  • The Concourse 

    409 Victoria Avenue
    The Concourse in Chatswood is one of Sydney's leading entertainment venues and home to a dynamic range of live arts and entertainment events.…
  • The Factory Theatre 

    105 Victoria Road
    +61 2 9550 366
    A jack of all trades when it comes to live performance, The Factory theatre hosts everything from live music and theatre, to comedy and cabaret.
  • The Forresters 

    336 Riley Street
    Surry Hills
    +61 2 9212 3035
    There are drink specials, a big beer garden and the American style diner is the perfect fuel for a big Thursday night of music.
  • The Great Club 

    Editor's Pick
    160-164 Livingstone Road
    (02) 7910 8542
    The Great Club (est. 2020) live music space that hosts some exciting alternative artists and music nights.  350 capacity band room, bar and kitchen ensure there is something for everyone, with plenty of room to enjoy a drink, a bite, or o…
  • The House of Music and Booze 

    161 Princes Highway
    St Peters
    The House of Music and Booze happyily is another Sydney pub resurrected. The White Horse Hotel in St Peters (an old pub that’s been sitting on the corner of the Princes Highway, closed for the better part of a decade) will become Sydney’s newe…
  • The Imperial Hotel 

    35 Erskineville Road
    +61 2 9557 6962
    Host of regular drag shows and gigs upstairs in the main pub, and down in the basement there's a huge capacity club called The Roller Den.
  • The Lansdowne Hotel 

    2 - 6 City Road
    +61 2 8218 2333
    A staple of the Sydney live music scene for eons, the Lansdowne is experiencing somewhat of a renaissance at the moment.
  • The Metro 

    624 George Street
    Sydney NSW
    (02) 9550 3666
    One of Sydney's best live music venues, playing host to great acts both international and local.
  • The Newsagency 

    74 - 76 Pyrmont Bridge Road
    +61 2 8095 0246
    Venues such as this are a rarity, but when you find one you better support and hold onto it lest it fade into obscurity.
  • The Oxford Circus 

    231 Oxford Street
  • The Record Crate 

    34 Glebe Point Road
    02 9660 1075
    Iconic bar, live music venue, and used record emporium in the heart of Glebe. Music lovers' paradise. …
  • The Red Rattler 

    6 Faversham Street
    +61 2 9565 1044
    Red Rattler in industrial Marrickville is one of the few warehouses in the area to have gone legit and made it work.
  • The Sly Fox Hotel 

    199 Enmore Road
    +61 422 591 257
    The Sly Fox Hotel in Enmore promises amazing drinks and impeccable service. Mellow, urbane and quirky, with a pizza menu that will have your mouth watering.
  • The Soda Factory 

    16 Wentworth Avenue
    Surry Hills
    +61 2 8096 9120
    The Soda Factory is a distinct enough venue with their American inspired menus and 50s decor, but throw in live music and it’s more than worth your time.
  • The Sound Lounge 

    Corner of City Road & Cleveland Street
    +61 2 9351 7944
    Part of Sydney University’s Seymour Centre, The Sound Lounge specialises in more intimate performances in their café styled venue.
  • The Sydney Hellfire Club 

    Midnight Shift Club, 85 - 91 Oxford Street
    +61 439 410 378
    With over twenty-one years in operation, The Sydney Hellfire Club takes the toque for Australia's longest running club night.