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Live music bars in London

From rock, pop and dance, to jazz, house and reggae, there's a spectacular array of live music gigs in pubs and bars across London.

Live gigs at grassroots venues are the best way to see new and aspiring musicians learn their craft. Many famous bands performed live in pubs and bars before they hit the big time.

You'll find plenty of shows to choose from, in London areas including Camden, Shoreditch, Brixton and Covent Garden.

Browse the list of live music bars in London below to plan your next night out. Plus, check out these top 10 London clubs and best jazz nights.