While nearly all Pubs in Galway City offer Live music at some stage a sizable number have developed excellent reputations over the years for consistently good music

Rock/Indie/Alternative

The Roisin Dubh

Sally Longs

Irish Trad

Salthill - Trad on the Prom

The Western Hotel

Tig Coili

The Crane 

Taaffes

Cookes Thatch Pub
 

Covers bands

The Kings Head

Spanish Arch Bar

The Quays

The Cellar Bar 

Special mention for Sunday sessions at Weigh Inn & Naughtons