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, together with smaller theaters that host live acoustic music. In addition, live acoustic music can be heard at some 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

Apr 20, 2018
Emily Elbert (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Hotel Cafe (Listening Room)
Apr 21, 2018
Rick Shea (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at The Living Tradition (Listening Room)
Apr 21, 2018
Bob Malone (Blues)
Playing at Grand Annex (Listening Room)
Apr 25, 2018
Andrew Delaney (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Wine and Song Concert Series (Listening Room)
May 9, 2018
Alice Howe (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Wine and Song Concert Series (Listening Room)
May 9, 2018
Melissa Polinar (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Hotel Cafe (Listening Room)
May 12, 2018
Chris Ayer (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Hotel Cafe (Listening Room)
May 24, 2018
Peter Bradley Adams (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Hotel Cafe (Listening Room)
May 27, 2018
Al Petteway and Amy White (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at The Coffee Gallery Backstage (Listening Room)
Jun 2, 2018
Jill Knight (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Camarillo Cafe (House Concert)
Jun 3, 2018
Victoria Vox (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at The Coffee Gallery Backstage (Listening Room)
Jun 14, 2018
Christie Lenee (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at The Coffee Gallery Backstage (Listening Room)
Jun 16, 2018
Christie Lenee (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Russ and Julie's House Concerts (House Concert)
Jun 24, 2018
Steve Poltz (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at McCabe's Guitar Shop (Listening Room)

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

House Concerts

Manhattan Beach Folk (Manhattan Beach)
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)
The OutWest Concert Series at The Main (Newhall)
Camarillo Cafe (Camarillo)

Listening Rooms

McCabe's Guitar Shop (Santa Monica)
Hotel Cafe (Los Angeles)
Kulak's Woodshed (North Hollywood)
Wine and Song Concert Series (South Pasadena)
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)
Matt Denny's Ale House (Arcadia)
Max Bloom's Cafe Noir (Fullerton)
The Night Owl (Fullerton)

Small Theaters

Bootleg Theater (Los Angeles)

Bars & Nightclubs

The Mint (Los Angeles)