If you've never experienced hearing talented musicians perform in a small, intimate environment, you are in for a treat.
House concerts are a growing trend across the country, where people invite friends and neighbors into their homes for an up-close concert experience. And there are many house concerts being held in and around the Los Angeles area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.
Churches and non-profit community groups around Los Angeles host occasional coffeehouses that feature traditional folk musicians and other acoustic artists as a way of bringing the community together.
In addition, live acoustic music can be heard in many listening rooms and small theaters in Los Angeles. Restaurants and cafes around town sometimes also host nationally touring musicians.
Below you can find a listing of upcoming shows in these smaller venues by nationally and internationally touring artists.
Places to See Live Acoustic Music
in and around Los Angeles, CA
|Cool House Concerts (Los Angeles)|
|Seth and Tonys House Concerts (Eagle Rock)|
|Full Moon Saturdays at Stonywood (Pasadena)|
|Gelencser House Concerts (Claremont)|
|Russ and Julie's House Concerts (Oak Park)|
|Wine & Song Concert Series (South Pasadena)|
|Hotel Cafe (Los Angeles)|
|Boulevard Music (Culver City)|
|The Coffee Gallery Backstage (Altadena)|
|Kulak's Woodshed (North Hollywood)|
|McCabe's Guitar Shop (Santa Monica)|
|Grand Annex (San Pedro)|
|The Living Tradition (Anaheim)|
|NAMBA PERFORMING ARTS SPACE (Ventura)|
|Ojai Concert Series (Ojai)|
|Ojai Underground Exchange (Ojai)|
|Camarillo Cafe Concert Series (Camarillo)|
|Pasadena Folk Music Society (Pasadena)|
|Matt Denny's Ale House (Arcadia)|
|Bootleg Theater (Los Angeles)|
|Irvine Barclay Theatre (Irvine)|
|The Coach House (San Juan Capistrano)|
|Yucaipa Performing Arts Center (Yucaipa)|
|Bar Lubitsch (West Hollywood)|
|The Mint (Los Angeles)|
|The Troubadour (West Hollywood)|
|Arcadia Blues Club (Arcadia)|