Live Music Clubs From sultry jazz dens to head banging metal clubs, Los Angeles has no shortage of havens for live music lovers. By virtue of being the city of dreams, a barrage of musicians invade LA each year hoping to be discovered and sign with a coveted record label. Live music clubs in Los Angeles vary in size and style, some maintaining the basement or garage feel that has birthed so many of rock & roll s most famed bands, while others revel in the posh and sophisticated d cor of piano lounges. No matter what genre of music holds a space in your heart, you can almost always find a venue to appreciate it, from burlesque acts to honky tonk bands. In many of Los Angeles s live music clubs, stars emerge before wild audiences on local band nights or established music biz vets come strolling in after a gig to lay down some licks for unsuspecting crowds. Bottom line LA s live music scene is as unpredictable as ever.