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 square 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.
Steeped in jazz history, this legendary club has reopened its doors in its old location, and the old autographs on the walls 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 in its central location.
This self-proclaimed "friendly and competent" live music club offers Schanze-like nightlife and affordable drinks east of the Alster lake.
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.
Stage Club opposite Holstenstraße station offers a good mixture of German-language stand-up comedy, swing dance events and live concerts.
As if a chill-out atmosphere and live concerts weren't enough, Terrace Hill inside Feldstrasse bunker offers one of the city's best views.
The legendary hangouts of many Hamburg celebrities are action-packed till the sun comes up. Live music and beer: get ready for a wild night.