It might seem like Berlin is all about techno, but the city actually has strong punk and indie music roots and enjoys a thriving, head-banging live music scene. If you’re looking to immerse yourself in some live music in Berlin, check out these indie music venues.
Spanning across three floors, Sage Club has been a part of Berlin’s nightlife scene since 1997. Every Thursday, the club opens for its infamous Rock at Sage night, offering cheap beer, good tunes and BBQ food. The one-night-a-week concert calendar includes a mix of Berlin-based acts and bands, as well as larger, more established artists.
The legendary Bang Bang Club Berlin has found a new home in Kreuzberg after years of calling Mitte home. The new venue offers an eclectic mix of live music, parties and international, well-known bands and DJs. With two floors, a stage and three bars, this venue caters to larger crowds.