Sure, you can download a favorite song in a matter of seconds. That's definitely cool–but what's really memorable is hearing fantastic music . . . live. Whether you prefer a grand concert hall, or a hip rock club, you're sure to find your ideal music at a venue in Missouri.
In Kansas City, B.B.'s Lawnside Blues and Barbecue serves up a heaping side of world-class, live blues music, along with slow-smoked meats and Louisiana dishes. Stop by this popular destination Tuesday through Sunday nights to fill your soul with great music, and your body with good food—two KC traditions that go well together.
Want to be among the first to hear top-notch, up-and-coming talent? Every weekend, Cafe Acoustic, in St. Joseph, brings in talent ranging from folk singers to rock bands; and an occasional comedian.
On the eastern side of the Show-Me State, music fans flock to Cicero's for some of the best in original live music. Cicero’s has a proud tradition of booking the best up-and-coming national artists, along with a reputation as the perfect stomping ground for local musicians. Also known for its excellent pizza and huge beer list. This club, in The Delmar Loop entertainment district, in University City books local and national acts every night of the week.
Right across Delmar Boulevard from Cicero's, Blueberry Hill regularly hosts great live music, including appearances by the legendary Chuck Berry, as well as tomorrow's stars from Dave Simon's Rock School. And they serve really good burgers, sandwiches and appetizers.
Head to the Blue Note, in a restored vaudeville theater, in downtown Columbia, for an evening of energetic rock. The constantly changing lineup keeps the stage rocking.
In Steelville, the Meramec Music Theater delights music lovers of all ages and musical interests. The fun variety shows make this an excellent destination for every member of the family. Enjoy bluegrass, oldies and gospels–often with plenty of comedy in the mix.