Strumming Away – Hard Rock Café

   Best Live Gig Venue in Hyderabad

Text: Anahita Ahuja

The music scene hasn’t been any better than it is now in Hyderabad. With orchestras and bands, both small and big, traveling from all over the world, the number of live music venues in the city has gone up too. With it finding more takers, you have the best music being played at a cafe or a bar just around the corner from your home or office. Fact is that there is something intensely personal about watching a live music performance. And, much like snowflakes, no two performances are ever the exact same — even if it is the same piece of art being performed.

We’ve curated a list of places you simply must go to if watching a gig is what you call a good night out. Whatever genre it may be – from rock to jazz, you’re sure to find a live act at one of these venues. Perhaps it’ll be an acclaimed band, an almost-famous one or even a future Grammy-winning outfit on their debut night, these places will hook you up with beats, riffs, and solos, all played live.

About the place… The best way to describe this place is as a Haven for music lovers. With a stage where artists do live performances is buffed by state-of-the-art lighting and sound system creating a great live music performance in a concert like atmosphere.

Specialize in genres like… Rock (Hard Rock, Metal, Punk, Funk, Blues, Glam, Grunge, Indie, Alternative, Progressive, Psychedelic, Classic, Pop), Commercial and some Pop.

Some of their best live gigs: International Artists like Bob Sinclair, Saving Abel, Third Eye Blind, Puddle of Mud and Indian Bands like Thaikkudam Bridge, Masala Coffee, The Local Train, Indian Ocean, Parikrama.

Most selling items on the menu: Nachos, The Legendary Burger, and the LIIT.

Approx. price for two: Rs. 2000.

Address: GVK One, Road No. 1, Balapur Basthi, Banjara Hills

Call: +91 9820267989.