From classical to rock and pop, Edinburgh is home to a great selection of concert halls and live music venues.
Lothian Road, Edinburgh, EH1 2EA
The Usher Hall is Edinburgh’s key venue for visiting national and international orchestras. And it has been one of the main music venues for the Edinburgh International Festival, ever since it was established 1947.
85-89 Clerk Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9JG
The Queen’s Hall is a live music venue presenting around 200 performances every year. It hosts all types of music from classical, jazz, blues, pop and rock to world and folk music.
Castlehill, Edinburgh, EH1 2NG
Edinburgh Castle provides a beautiful backdrop to concerts held on the castle esplanade. And many big names have performed here over the years.
Murrayfield, Edinburgh, EH12 5PJ
This is Scotland’s main rugby stadium. But Murrayfield has also played host to some of the biggest stars taking their concerts on tour.
Edinburgh Corn Exchange
11 Newmarket Road, Edinburgh, EH14 1RJ
The Corn Exchange hosts many large events throughout the year, including live music sessions and concerts.
Pubs and Clubs
In addition to the traditional concert halls and purpose built music venues, there are many pubs and clubs in Edinburgh that hold regular live events. Many presenting local bands, new acts and stars of the future. Check out Cabaret Voltaire, The Caves, Bannerman’s, Liquid Room, Bongo Club and Voodoo Rooms.