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Live music in Cape Town

22 Oct 2012  Traveller who loves music and this kind of list. Capetonian.
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Some spots to check out for live music in Cape Town, South Africa. Variety of genres

  • Explore locations featured in this Trip List: Cape Town Central
  • Category: Best of
  • Traveler type: Culture
  • Appeals to: Couples/romantics, Honeymooners, Singles, Large groups, Students, Budget travellers
  • Seasons: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall
  • 1. Mercury Live and Lounge

    Definite and iconic rock venue in Cape Town; take a cab there because you'll probably be drinking. Cheap drinks, usually affordable cover charge. Check their website for listings.

  • 2. The Mahogany Room Jazz Club
    The Mahogany Room Jazz Club, Cape Town Central

    Cool and dark intimate jazz club run by musicians; basic bar, relatively high cover but always worth it. Reservations may be necessary.

  • 3. Zula Sound Bar & Cafe
    Zula Sound Bar & Cafe, Cape Town Central

    Diverse lineup for three to four nights a week; live rock and folk to reggae, hip hop, dubstep, drub n bass, circus swing. Always something different! Local flavour

  • 4. The Waiting Room

    Popular with the hipsters. Gorgeous rooftop balcony, great for summer nights with no wind. Diverse lineup, usually acoustic/lowfi, singer-songwriters, intimate nights. DJs one some nights too.