Play that funky music

Saxophone leaning against a brick wall

Living in the epicentre of a busy city, you sometimes crave that energy boost or relaxation that you only get from going to see some live music.

If you’ve travelled to cities like New York City, New Orleans and even Byron Bay, where there is music on every corner, you would agree Sydney has a tough act to follow. For those that have melodies running through their veins, the only way to feel the buzz of life is to listen to live music. And while Sydney does have some options, you won’t find them via a google search.

Here is the Lifestyle Guide’s list of best-kept secrets of Sydney’s live music scene. Jazz nights, piano bars and historic pubs dominate our calendars.