Catch Great Shows in Missouri


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Nightclubs / Dance Halls , Entertainment and Nightlife , Music / Entertainment Venue , bar
It’s not hard to find a unique venue for live music in Missouri. Whether rock, country, jazz or any other kind of music is your thing, you will find it in the Show-Me State.
Author: David Bennett

Live Music in Missouri: Music to Your Ears

Sure, everyone loves their portable music player. How else could we listen to our favorite songs while jogging, prepping dinner or dropping off the week's dry cleaning? As magical as these little devices are, nothing tops experiencing excellent music –live. Whether it be rock, country, hip hop, jazz or any style. Live music is available all across Missouri, offering innumerable opportunities to sample the latest tunes and the golden oldies.

A Laid-Back, Unique Venue in St. Joseph

Feel like a local when you step into the friendly environs of Hammerjacks. This unique venue welcomes new and familiar faces for an evening of live music and unforgettable good times. Every Friday night, a live rock & roll band brings revelers to the dance floor. On Thursdays and Saturdays, a DJ keeps the beats going. Need to rest your feet for a few minutes? Kick back and watch the big game on a 165-inch screen. On top of all that, they serve plenty of thirst-quenching specials.

Feel the Mojo & Enjoy More Live Music in Columbia

A popular nightspot called Mojo's enjoys a well-deserved reputation for bringing in a continually changing line-up of some of the top acts in the nation. As you would expect from one of the best places to catch live music in Missouri, Mojo’s boasts stellar acoustics and a hip vibe, making this an outstanding  and unique venue to catch a show.

Jazz Music in Kansas City

Want to hear great jazz performed by tomorrow's jazz stars and seasoned veterans? Travel to Kansas City, for a show in the renowned Blue Room, a lively part of the American Jazz Museum, located in the historic 18th and Vine Jazz District. Enjoy an evening of superb, live jazz; and be sure to take time to admire the Jazz Age artifacts throughout the club and the museum.

Jazz is one of the most prevalent forms of live music in Missouri, especially in Kansas City. Catch more great jazz music at Jardine's Restaurant and Jazz Club, where you can hear live music nightly. They have a full bar, with a long wine list, martini and drink specialties, plus a full gourmet menu of fine foods – all in a festive intimate setting, making it an incredibly unique KC venue.

Here's a Truly Unique Venue in the Capital City

In Jefferson City, folks are “doin' time” at Prison Brews, the city’s popular, prison-themed brewpub. At this unique venue, talented acts take the stage every Friday and Saturday evening with some of the best live music in the state. The pub has a large outdoor patio, with two bocce courts. Tempting food, including wood-fired pizzas and locally made brats, plus their delicious house-made microbrews, make for an enjoyable visit.

Whether you like to rock out or prefer the soothing sound of jazz music in a unique venue, there is live music in Missouri to suit every taste and style. You’re sure to have a great time. As we say: enjoy the show.

  The Blue Room at the American Jazz Museum
The Blue Room is a museum by day and a working jazz club by night; part of the American Jazz Museum. ...

  Prison Brews
In this unique brewpub, located about three blocks from the old Missouri State Penitentiary, the atmosphere ...