Mar 242014

House of Blues Entertainment LLC is a chain of 13 live music concert halls and restaurants in major markets throughout the United States. House of Blues in West HollywoodHouse of Blues’ first location, in Cambridge’s Harvard Square, was opened in 1992 by Isaac Tigrett, co-founder of Hard Rock Cafe, and Dan Aykroyd, co-star of the 1980 film The Blues Brothers.

The first House of Blues opened on November 26, 1992, in the Harvard Square commercial district and retail area of Cambridge, Massachusetts. The company was originally financed by such celebrities as Dan Aykroyd, Aerosmith, Paul Shaffer, River Phoenix, James Belushi, and Harvard University, among others.

In 1999, House of Blues acquired Universal Concerts from Seagram. On July 5, 2006, Live Nation acquired House of Blues. As a division of Live Nation, the company currently operates 12 clubs throughout North America, with its location in Atlantic City being franchised. Nine of these locations also feature the VIP membership club, Foundation Room.

West Holywood House of Blues is frequented by celebrities and well-loved by locals…

House of Blues
8430 Sunset Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90069
Phone:(323) 848-5100

Mon-Sat: 5pm – 2am
Sun: 10am – 11pm

Mar 172014

Top 22 Los Angeles Live Music Venues

No matter how obscure your musical preferences, you can find your groove in one of the diverse Los Angeles live-music venues.

Here are the top 22 Los Angeles live-music music destinations.


  1. The Hollywood Bowl, Music Venue; 2301 N Highland Ave at Hollywood Bowl Rd., Los Angeles, CA
  2. El Rey Theatre, Concert Hall; 5515 Wilshire Blvd at Burnside Ave., Los Angeles, CA
  3. Vibrato Grill Jazz…etc., Jazz Club; 2930 Beverly Glen Cir., Bel Air, CA
  4. STAPLES Center Stadium; 1111 S Figueroa St at Chick Hearn Ct, Los Angeles, CA
  5. The Satellite, Rock Club; 1717 Silver Lake Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
  6. The Wiltern, Concert Hall; 3790 Wilshire Blvd at Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA
  7. Largo at the Coronet, Music Venue; 366 N LA Cienega Blvd btwn Beverly & Oakwood, Los Angeles, CA
  8. The Orpheum Theatre, Theater; 842 S Broadway btwn 8th & 9th St, Los Angeles, CA
  9. Hollywood Palladium, Rock Club; 6215 W Sunset Blvd at Argyle Ave., Los Angeles, CA
  10. Avalon Hollywood, Music Venue; 1735 Vine St btw Hollywood Blvd & Yucca St, Los Angeles, CA
  11. Walt Disney Concert Hall; 111 S Grand Ave btwn 1st & 2nd St, Los Angeles, CA
  12. Foundation Room House of Blues Los Angeles, Rock Club; 8430 W Sunset Blvd at Olive Dr, West Hollywood, CA
  13. Club Nokia Rock; 800 W Olympic Blvd, #335 at Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA
  14. The Troubadour, Music Venue; 9081 Santa Monica Blvd at Doheny Dr, West Hollywood, CA
  15. The Echo, Music Venue; 1822 W Sunset Blvd at Lemoyne St, Los Angeles, CA
  16. Echoplex, Rock Club; 1822 W Sunset Blvd at Glendale Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
  17. Kibitz Room, Dive Bar; 410 N Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA
  18. The Greek Theatre, Concert Hall; 2700 N Vermont Ave Los Feliz Blvd., Los Angeles, CA
  19. Amoeba Music, Music Store; 6400 W Sunset Blvd btwn Ivar & Cahuenga Blvd, Hollywood, CA
  20. Harvelle’s Blues, Club Bar; 1432 4th St btw Santa Monica Blvd & Broadway, Santa Monica, CA
  21. Harvelle’s Nightlife Spot; 206 Pine Ave, Long Beach, CA
  22. Hotel Café, Music Venue; 1623 1/2 N Cahuenga Blvd at Selma Ave, Los Angeles, CA