The power of live music: it's creative, it's inspiring, and it just makes people feel good. Experiencing a live show is something that can bring people together. It's also a terrific way to see and hear terrific and talented musicians. Finding a venue to do just that is, fortunately, easy to do in the City of Brotherly Love. There are a host of great Philadelphia night clubs offering all kinds of live music experiences. If listening to bands and vocalists show off their skills is how you like to spend an evening, you'll find that Philadelphia does things right. Tap into the venues that 10Best readers favor most, places like the awesome Ortlieb's Jazzhaus. You can get a taste of other city offerings by visiting places like the Khyber Pass, which is known for its Rock music. While many venues on the local music scene are clustered in the Center City area, know that terrific places to hear live music can be found throughout many of Philadelphia's neighborhoods. These venues open your eyes and ears to great new talent, re-energize you with favorite bands from our area and beyond, or just simply keep you entertained and interested when you're in the mood for a night out.