5 of the Best Cities for Music Enthusiasts
For a music lover, every destination offers a chance to listen to the tunes in which the music scene beats. Or it could be a place that can be associated with a particular song. But there are cities worldwide where a music enthusiast would love to explore. For varied reasons, these are some of the best travel destinations that are on many music lovers’ list.
1. Austin, Texas
Austin is often referred to as the “Live Music Capital of the World”. And the city lives up to its title with its numerous music venues including a plethora of bars where you can watch bands perform. It is also home to several music festivals like the popular Austin City Limits, Art City Austin, Urban Music Festival, and more.
2. Liverpool, England
Liverpool, England is a beautiful city in its own right. But as home to the Beatles it has endeared itself more to a lot of music lovers worldwide. Many have made the pilgrimage to pay homage to the iconic band. It is a trip you would not want to miss, especially if you are a Beatles fan. Experience the Magical Mystery Tour where you can visit famous attractions related to the band.
3. London, England
London has long been a hub for musicians attracting world-class performers from all parts of the country and the world. A visit to the 100 Club lets you explore one of the city’s venues that the likes of Mick Jagger and many other famous musicians. There is no shortage of pubs, music venues, and performances to explore and enjoy when in the city.
4. Memphis, Tennessee
The birthplace of rock n’roll has plenty of attractions for music lovers. A visit to the “Home of the Blues” is not complete without making a stop at Graceland and the Stax Museum of American Soul. Beale Street, the Memphis Music Hall of Fame, and Sun Studio are likewise popular attractions for music enthusiasts who want to explore more of the city.
5. Milan, Italy
Milan is synonymous with opera. It is home to La Scala where the finest works like Madame Butterfly have premièred. Music related attractions include the Milan Auditorium and Museo Teatrale alla Scale. The city also has a vibrant electro scene with several venues where dance and electro enthusiasts can spend the night enjoying the playlists.