Abbey Wood (SE2)
Abbey Arms, 31 Wilton Rd, SE2 9RH
Bricklayers Arms, 237 High Street, BR3 1BN
Thursday jam night
O'Neill's, 27-29 East Street, BR1 1QE
From Irish folk to indie and beyond
Spit & Sawdust, 21 Bartholomew Street, SE1 4AL
Live music every Wednesday. Free admission.
Blackheath Halls, 23 Lee Road, SE3 9RQ
160-seat recital room with classical concerts, plus rock, pop and folk gigs
Mycenae House, 90 Mycenae Road, SE3 7SE
Folk, Jazz and more
Mc & Sons, 160 Union Street SE1 0LH
Skehhans, 1 Kitto Road, SE14 5TW
Folk & Rock
Jazz at the Crypt, St. Giles Church, Camberwell Church Street, SE5
Est. 1995. Every Friday evening
Joiner’s Arms, 35 Denmark Hill, SE5 8RS
Live bands and weekend DJ nights
The Junction, 171 Coldharbour Lane, SE5 9PA
Nightly jazz and blues sessions
Ninth Life, 167 Rushey Green , SE6 4BD
Live music & DJ nights
The Bugle Horn, 6 The Village, SE7 8UD
Oval Tavern, 131 Oval Road, CR0 6BR
Live music every night, from blues jams, acoustic sessions, Sunday jazz to DJ sets
The Ship, 47 High Street, CR0 1QD
From swing through to 80s to punk to classic rock & heavy metal
Crystal Palace (SE19)
Crystal Palace Park, 42 Thicket Road, SE19 2GA
Bird’s Nest, 32 Deptford Church Street, SE8
Live music every week from folk to hardcore punk, Blues to Ska.
Royal Albert, 460 New Cross Road, SE14 6TJ
Jazz every Sunday night. Operated by Good Evening
East Dulwich (SE22)
The Castle, 280 Crystal Palace Road, SE22 9JH
Upstairs Dulwich Folk
Elephant & Castle
Rosy Hue, 6 Ash Avenue, SE17 1GQ map
Est. June 2022. Live music every Thursday.
Eltham GPO, 4 Passey Place, SE9 5DQ
Rusty Bucket, 11 Court Yard, SE9 5PR
Occasional Live music
Tudor Barn, Well Hall Road, SE9 6SZ
Sunday afternoon live music.
Forest Hill (SE23)
The Signal, 7 Devonshire Road, SE23 3HE
The O2. (est, 2007) Peninsula Square
Music arena with seating for 20,000.
Pelton Arms, 23-25 Pelton Road
Saturday electric bands, Sun acoustic music .
Herne Hill (SE24)
Off the Cuff, Arch 645, 301-303 Railton Road, Herne Hill
Busy live music venue run by Tony Porter. By Herne Hill station.
Honor Oak (SE23)
Blythe Hill Tavern, 319 Stanstead Road, SE23 1JB
Thursday Irish traditional music in the snug.
Cable Cafe Bar, 8 Brixton Road, SW9 6BU
Live Jazz every Tuesday. Operated by Good Evening
Toulouse Lautrec, 140 Newington Butts, SE11 4RN
Jazz club (2nd floor) & restaurant.
Lord Northbrook, 116 Burnt Ash Road, SE12 8PU
Live music on hold?
Fox & Firkin, 316 Lewisham High Street, SE13 6JZ
Live bands from Blues & heavy metal to reggae & latin.
New Cross (SE14)
Amersham Arms, 388 New Cross Road
Live music from an array of upcoming acts
New Cross Inn, 323 New Cross Road
Ivy House, 40 Stuart Road, SE15 3BE map
Goose is Out folk. 343 bus .
Bridge House, 2 High Street, SE20 8RZ
Sunday live Jazz. Penge West Station
Old Mill, 1 Old Mill Road, SE18 1QG
Jazz, Blues, Folk & more.
Shortlands Tavern, 5 Station Road, BR2 0EY
South Norwood (SE25)
Stanley Arts, 12 South Norwood Hill, SE25 6AB
Music, theatre, art, enterprise and community space
South Bank (SE1)
Queen Elizabeth Hall, Belvedere Road, SE1 8XX
Purcell Room, Belvedere Road, SE1 8XX
Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, SE1 8XX
Surrey Quays (SE16)
Printworks, 1 Surrey Quays Road, SE16 7PJ
Experimental, multi-purpose venue. Electronica etc
The Greyhound, 313-315 Kirkdale, SE26 4QB
Live music every Thursday. Free entry.
Rocket Van, 92 Brandon Street, SE17 1AL map
Live music every Friday.
West Norwood (SE27)
The Railway. 7 Station Rise
Live music every Saturday