What are the best venues for live music in Seattle?

John Roderick reveals some of the best venues in Seattle to see live music, from the classic establishments to the new kids on the block.

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Neumos Midsize venue for indie rock, plus hip-hop, country and other genres, with three bars and a mezzanine.
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Capitol Hill Block Party Music festival that overtakes the streets of Capitol Hill in late July each year.
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Showbox Local acts and well-known bands perform at this big rock club that includes a separate bar and eatery.
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The Westin Seattle

  • Address: 1900 Fifth Ave, Seattle WA 98101
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Seattle
  • Phone: (206) 728-1000
  • Website: westinseattle.com

Silver Cloud Inn – Seattle Lake Union

  • Address: 1150 Fairview Ave N, Seattle WA 98109
  • Neighborhood: Lake Union
  • Phone: (206) 447-9500
  • Website: silvercloud.com

Hotel Theodore

  • Address: 1531 Seventh Ave, Seattle WA 98101
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Seattle
  • Phone: (206) 621-1200
  • Website: www.hoteltheodore.com