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Doug Weston's Troubadour

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Address: 9081 Santa Monica Blvd. at Doheny Street, West Hollywood, CA
Phone Number: 1-310-276-6168
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Activities: Nightlife
Description: For many years, this club has served as a venue for heavy metal and rock...
For many years, this club has served as a venue for heavy metal and rock bands.
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Had a great seat at the bar after flying 2000 miles to experience this iconic place. Was awesome minus the 20-30 obnoxious and loud drunks who disrespected both the venue and the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 1, 2015
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Port Clinton, Ohio

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Port Clinton, Ohio
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Had a great seat at the bar after flying 2000 miles to experience this iconic place. Was awesome minus the 20-30 obnoxious and loud drunks who disrespected both the venue and the artist, Annie Bosko, that night. Please don't go there if you want to act like that. It is a MUSIC VENUE that happens to have a bar, NOT... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

I attended the Friday night show of Blackberry Smoke at the Troubadour and it was one of the best concerts I have ever been to. The venue is intimate and up close with the artists. The wait staff were friendly and fast, the drinks were wet and the whole place was rocking. Since the Troubadour is in LA, you never... More 

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Bakersfield, California
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Great venue with a bit of an edge. I've seen Jay Brannan twice there. Drinks are what you would expect in Hollywood. Reasonable and safe parking in lot directly across the street.

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Gillingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

Booked in advance to see Dave Stewart and Friends in September 2013, whilst on holiday from the UK. Brilliant venue, small enough to be called intimate. We were touching distance from the band and the sound was excellent. A great band, with Orianthi on lead guitar, but really all the musicians were outstanding. A mixture of new songs and Eurythmics... More 

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So. Cal.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

There are many historic, amazing music venues in Hollywood, but the Troubadour is one of my favorites. You walk in and can feel the history. It's small, and even if you are at the back of the room you still aren't more than 30 feet away. There's a nice upstairs area as well. Because the room is fairly small, they... More 

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Palmdale, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

The Troubadour still feels like your on the cutting edge of music when you see a show there. They are booking bands that are becoming the next big things at the moment. I had never been there before the Seasick Steve show and it was phenomenal evening. I got to meet the performer and shake his hand before the show,... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012

Coming over from the UK to see a Aussie band we didn't know what we were getting. But we got a proper music venue just like we get at home. Friendly helpful staff. Great atmosphere in the venue and the band were great. Really lively and totally worth the visit. Yay!

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Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2011

I have a list of about 20 live music clubs I'd like to visit. One of them is now marked off the list, The Troubadour in West Hollywood, CA (LA). This is one of those clubs that has seen so many bands and been around so long that it warrants going there just because of the place itself. It doesn't... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2011

In our modern world of digital music and video on demand - it's comforting to know that one of the great venues that introduced most of the acknowledge masters of rock, pop, jazz and country have performed in the intimate confines of Doug Weston's Troubador. The calendar of artists is eclectic and priced accordingly. Ticket prices can be from $15... More 

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California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2011

Revered, old, and intimate. The ghosts of the great are still rattling in the darkened corners of the old building. Stopped in to catch a Cake performance and had a memorable time. The audience definitely carries the influence of the band, warm and energized with the lyrics that everyone sings along with John McCrea. The Troubadour is small and informal... More 

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Address: 9081 Santa Monica Blvd. at Doheny Street, West Hollywood, CA
Phone Number: 1-310-276-6168
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  West Hollywood>  > West Hollywood

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