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Miami is a melting pot that has inspired a lot of creativity especially when it comes to music. Famous musicians like Pitbull, Enrique Iglesias, and Jason Derulo all got their start here. Find out where you can discover the best local music acts. Who knows, you could see the city’s next rising star.

Clandestino Pub

Cocktails, craft beer, and great local music is what you will find at Miami’s first and only Mezcaleria bar. You can find local acts like Nacho Londono, a singer/songwriter originally from Medellin, Colombia who lives in Miami. He performs soothing spanish indie/folk music with his acoustic guitar. They also feature jazz artists, rock, blues, Latin funk, and much more. While jamming out try one of the mezclas or craft beer and delicious tapas like the ceviche sliders or tacos.

Clandestino Pub
758 Washington Ave
Miami Beach, FL
(305) 397-8946

Trade

This spacious venue is the place for good vibes and dance music. Trade is where underground house and techno lovers come to enjoy themselves and listen to Miami’s best homegrown DJs like Hugo Bianco and Patrick M.

Trade
1439 Washington Ave
Miami Beach, FL
(305) 531-6666

North Beach Bandshell

Located in the heart of Miami Beach, the North Beach Bandshell is an oceanfront concert hall that hosts a variety of cultural events and entertainment including some of Miami’s best live music acts such as a local jazz trio, TRAD305. The trio is an open sourced musical collaboration dedicated to preserving traditional Jazz music. Admission for these outdoor concerts is usually free, so all you need to come up with is a blanket and some dancing shoes.

North Beach Bandshell
7275 Collins Ave
Miami Beach, FL
(305) 672-5202

Jazid

This cozy storefront is the stage for many talented reggae and Latin bands and DJs. They host acts such as Inna Sense, a modern reggae group from South Florida. The lounge has two levels depending on what you are in the mood for. Downstairs you’ll find local musicians performing jazz, soul and Latin music. Upstairs, DJs are spinning soul and funk. There a little bit for everyone here!

Jazid
1342 Washington Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33139
(305) 673-9372

New World Symphony

Established in 1987, The New World Symphony is an orchestral academy based in Miami Beach for young talents in preparation for careers in classical music. It is a program from New World School of the Arts a magnet high school and college located in Downtown Miami. You might discover and new prodigy from Miami before anyone else does.

New World Symphony
500 17th St
Miami Beach, FL
(305) 673-3331