23 Cities Every Music Lover Should Experience Before They Die

From the pioneering electro sounds of Berlin to the grunge scene of Seattle, some of the world's biggest cities have birthed the very best in music.


Thanks to their rich musical history, many of these cities have become hubs for music lovers to explore. From the US and Canada to Europe and South America, here are 23 cities every music lover should add to their bucket list:

AUSTIN, TEXAS: Nicknamed the "Live Music Capital of the World", it's not hard to see why Austin made the list. Besides festivals like South by Southwest, Austin City Limits, and the Fun Fun Fun Fest, the city has a myriad of bars for catching live bands throughout Sixth Street, East Austin, and in areas around the University of Texas.