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The Best Music Venues in London  

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So you want to see a concert in London, but don't know where to start. Look no further than this list of the best music venues in London. When it comes to live music and great concerts, few cities have as many great theaters and venues as the city of London, England. But which are the best of London's music venues? Now's your chance to vote!

From hot spots like Green Note and Union Chapel to historic venues like The Roadhouse, which has hosted the likes of Jimi Hendrix and The Doors over the years, London is one of the best cities for live music. Have you taken in a live show at Koko or the Electric Brixton? Let us know with your votes! London's iconic music scene is always on the cutting edge and the many event venues in London have helped launch careers of many famous bands and musicians.

In addition the countless music halls and concert spaces in London are part of what has made music in London so successful. Without great spaces to play in, where would top music acts be?

Upvote the best music venues in all of London below and be sure to rerank this list of London concert venues as your see fit.
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Green Note is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
Green Note
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Le Quecumbar is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
SteveTennison added Le Quecumbar
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Union Chapel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
Union Chapel
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Islington Assembly Hall is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
Islington Assembly Hall
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Roundhouse is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
Roundhouse
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Royal Albert Hall is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
Royal Albert Hall
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O2 Academy Brixton is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
O2 Academy Brixton
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Electric Brixton is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
Electric Brixton
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The Bussey Building (CLF Art C... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
The Bussey Building (CLF Art Café)
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Somerset House is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
Somerset House
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The Half Moon Putney is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
The Half Moon Putney
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Koko is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
Koko
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O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire
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Alexandra Palace is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
Alexandra Palace
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Southbank Centre is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
Southbank Centre
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The Lexington is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
The Lexington
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Under the Bridge is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
Under the Bridge
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Barbican Centre is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
Barbican Centre
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The Borderline is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
The Borderline
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Cecil Sharp House is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
Cecil Sharp House
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Ain’t Nothing But Blues Bar is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
Ain’t Nothing But Blues Bar
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100 Club is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
100 Club
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Electric Ballroom is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
Electric Ballroom
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Village Underground is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
Village Underground
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The Forum is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Music Venues in London
The Forum