jamie's last resort

york, wisconsin

A quaint spacious bar in York, Wisconsin is the epitome of the Northwoods. With deer mounted on the walls, and birch and fur decor from floor to ceiling, it is like you are in a cabin drinking beer with old friends. Bowls of pretzels line the bar for patrons to munch on as they listen to some local bands serenade their ears. Every Sunday afternoon, this bar features music for free. In the summer months they host bands from their tiki bar outside, where you are close to horse shoes, softball fields, sand volleyball courts, and the rodeo.

Jamie's Last Resort is located at:

N10487 County Road G, Osseo, WI 54758

The Best Live Music Bars


kearney, nebraska

Kearney is not your average college town. While it is home to the University of Nebraska-Kearney, it is also home to former NFL Cincinnati Bengals punter, Kyle Larson, along with screenwriters, poets, songwriters, and actresses. There are many museums to be seen in this city, and amazing restaurants. But, the best part of Kearney, Nebraska is JD's bar. They offer college night with $1.50 domestic bottles and a dart league. But it is the dance floor that keeps its patrons coming back for more. The bar features some of the best live music in the state.

JD's is located at:

2023 1st Avenue, Kearney, NE 68847


milwaukee, wisconsin

Two dueling pianos, play just about any song you want to hear at the center of this bar and grill. On any given weekend, it is standing room only. The bartenders are great, the food is even better. Artists come from around the country to play on the baby grands. Open Thursday through Saturday, bachelorette parties, birthdays, and just about any kind of group function that you can think of, join in on the marrymaking. The musicians love to roast the embarressed guest of honor, making the night all the more magical. 

Lucille's is located at:

1110 N. Old World 3rd St., Milwaukee, WI 53203



Volleyball and great food are not the only things this sports bar is known for. They offer poker, pool, darts, trivia, DJs, and live music on top of an already great place to hangout. Take a peek at their spacious deck overlooking the volleyball court; swigging a cold one out there with friends, while soaking up the warm sun, will want to be included on your summer to-do list. Local bands entertain this establishment every weekend.

Coach's Pub & Grill is located at:

6201 Bishop Rd, Lansing, MI 48911

cooper blues

phoenix, arizona

With over sixty beers on tap, this pub has turned into a local (and tourist) favorite. Along with great food and a spectacular view, this bar offers some of the best music around. Who doesn't like that? Open Monday-Sunday, the offer Happy Hour prices every day from 3pm-6pm. Warm Pretzel Sticks, St. Louis Ribs, BBQ Chicken Pizza, and House Fried Doughnuts are just some of the incredible eats you will experience here. They have on-street and parking lot parking. So when you are planning the next night out, don't forget about Cooper Blues.

Cooper Blues is located at:

40 W Jefferson St., 2nd floor, Phoenix, AZ 85009

elephant room

austin, texas

Smooth jazz, draft beer, and wine make up this underground night club. The ambiance is smoothing, the entertainers are magical, and the bar is nostalgic. If you are looking for a low key, stress-free evening, then look no further. They offer live music every night of the week. With the bartenders knowing what drinks to recommend to ease you into the atmosphere, this quiet little nook will have you feeling at home in no time.

Elephant Room is located at:

315 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701