Live Music in Dubai overview
As Dubai has grown, so has the number of live music venues spread throughout the city. Dubai now offers a lively music scene where you can hear everything from jazz to cover bands. Here is a list of some of the best places to hear live music in Dubai.
Live music venues in Dubai
The Music Room
The Music Room is a theater-style venue that is located at the Majestic Hotel in Bur Dubai. This venue features a house band and also hosts international artists as well as local bands.
Jazz @ Pizza Express
Although it may seem like an odd pairing, this pizza chain is also one of the best jazz clubs located in Dubai. Each night Jazz @ Pizza Express features live music including an open mic night on Tuesdays.
Hard Rock Café
Located in Festival City, this venue is the place where live music lovers congregate. Throughout the week live bands play at this establishment with many of them taking requests from the audience as well.
Blue Bar is another joint for jazz and blues enthusiasts. This venue is located in the Trade Center district and features live jazz and blues acts in a cozy setting.
Rock Bottom Cafe
Rock Bottom offers live acts every night of the week. Live bands take the stage playing everything from pop cover songs to rock ballads.
Maxx Music Bar & Grill
Live bands play at Maxx Music Bar & Grill six nights a week. The venue is located in Al Barsha in a hip setting decorated with pop-art images of music icons.
Malecon is Dubai’s go to Cuban outlet. The venue features The Kalle 8 Band from Colombia as well as other live Latino entertainment. It is located in the Dubai Marine Resort and Spa in Jumeirah.