Live Acoustic Music Near Santa Monica, California

If you've never experienced hearing talented musicians perform in a small, intimate environment, you are in for a treat. Acoustic music can be heard in many house concerts, acoustic coffeehouses and listening rooms in and around the Santa Monica area that host live acoustic music. In addition, live acoustic music can be heard at many cafes and restaurants in the area. Below you can find a listing of upcoming shows in these smaller venues by nationally and internationally touring artists.

Upcoming Live Acoustic Shows

Sep 23, 2017
Freddy and Francine (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Hotel Cafe (Listening Room)
Sep 27, 2017
Matt Szlachetka (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Hotel Cafe (Listening Room)
Oct 4, 2017
Anna Tivel (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Wine and Song Concert Series - Firefly Bistro (Cafe/Restaurant)
Oct 4, 2017
Gillian Welch (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at The Orpheum Theatre (Concert Hall)
Oct 5, 2017
Colter Wall (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Hotel Cafe (Listening Room)
Oct 7, 2017
Low Lily (Bluegrass & Roots Music)
Playing at Pasadena Folk Music Society (Listening Room)
Oct 7, 2017
Griffin House (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at McCabe’s Guitar Shop (Listening Room)
Oct 8, 2017
Quiles & Cloud (Unknown)
Playing at McCabe’s Guitar Shop (Listening Room)
Oct 10, 2017
Native Harrow (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Matt Denny's Ale House (Cafe/Restaurant)
Oct 11, 2017
Eric Lindell (Blues)
Playing at The Mint (Bar/Nightclub)

Places to See Live Acoustic Music in and around Santa Monica, CA

House Concerts

Noble House Concerts (Van Nuys)
Stardust House Concerts (North Hills)
Seth and Tonys House Concerts (Eagle Rock)
Russ and Julie's House Concerts (Oak Park)
Full Moon Saturdays at Stonywood (Pasadena)
Camarillo Cafe (Camarillo)

Listening Rooms

McCabe’s Guitar Shop (Santa Monica)
Hotel Cafe (Los Angeles)
Kulak's Woodshed (North Hollywood)
Pasadena Folk Music Society (Pasadena)
Grand Annex (San Pedro)
The Coffee Gallery Backstage (Altadena)
The Living Tradition (Anaheim)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

Music at the Point (Long Beach)

Cafes & Restaurants

Republic of Pie (North Hollywood)
Wine and Song Concert Series - Firefly Bistro (South Pasadena)
Matt Denny's Ale House (Arcadia)
Max Bloom's Cafe Noir (Fullerton)
The Night Owl (Fullerton)

Bars & Nightclubs

The Mint (Los Angeles)