Chiang Mai has a very active music community both Thai and international. Live music is available every night of the year with music venues, pubs and bars always popular and regularly attended. Every genre is catered for so if you like laid back jazz or headbanging metal you will find it in town. Some venues also hold jam sessions and invite all-comers to participate.

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Lisa in the Sky
Modern Lounge live at Thapae East
A Whole New – Words Will Win
Collective comfort zone with whatever the heck you bring to the stage.
Mr sterile assembly and guests
At Thapae East
Banglumpoo Blues Company Live at North Gate
Music live at 8.30 pm
Ongkhuli – Live at Thapae East
Enjoy live Jazz and Blues music
Folk way
Enjoy live folk music
Big Gulp live
At Corner Bistro