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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NeumosMidsize venue for indie rock, plus hip-hop, country and other genres, with three bars and a mezzanine.
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Capitol Hill Block PartyMusic festival that overtakes the streets of Capitol Hill in late July each year.
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ShowboxLocal acts and well-known bands perform at this big rock club that includes a separate bar and eatery.
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Kimpton Alexis Hotel

  • Address: 1007 First Ave at Madison, Seattle WA 98104
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Seattle
  • Phone: (206) 624-4844
  • Website: alexishotel.com

Hotel FIVE

  • Address: 2200 Fifth Ave, Seattle WA 98121
  • Neighborhood: Belltown
  • Phone: (206) 441-9785
  • Website: www.staypineapple.com

Arctic Club Seattle – a DoubleTree by Hilton

  • Address: 700 Third Ave, Seattle WA 98104
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Seattle
  • Phone: (206) 340-0340
  • Website: thearcticclubseattle.com