From smoky jazz clubs to fancy piano bars, Hamburg's live music scene is alive and kicking, especially at the city's smaller bars and clubs.
This live music club on bustling Spielbudenplatz has a host of cult-followers dancing to the greatest jazz, pop, soul and funk hits.
Weekends at barbarabar are usually extremely busy. On weekdays, live music and table football tournaments are just as compelling.
This legendary club reopened its doors in 2014. Steeped in jazz history, the autographs on the walls still haven't faded.
Latin American-inspired Cascadas offers live music on almost every night. Guests dance tirelessly to the best of jazz, soul, latin and blues.
This HafenCity location is a meeting place for the music, art and literature scene, while business people come for a relaxing after-work drink.
Hamburg's oldest jazz club has existed for almost 60 years. National and international jazz musicians congregate nightly.
This self-proclaimed 'friendly and competent' music club offers the best nightlife and drinks east of the Alster – all at affordable rates.
With craft beers and live music, this stylish bar in the Generator hostel opposite Hamburg Central Station is the perfect base camp for your trip.
With regular live music events and great drinks, this high-ceilinged art nouveau bar is a treat for the eyes, ears and spirit.
Opposite Holstenstraße station, Stage Club offers a mixture of German stand-up comedy, swing dance events and live concerts.
If the chill vibes and live concerts aren't enough, Terrace Hill offers views from atop Feldstrasse bunker.
The legendary hangout of many Hamburg celebrities is action-packed till the sun comes up. Live music and beer: get ready for a wild night.