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Homegrown electronic music ranging from 8-bit to ambient and techno
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A roster of high quality international and local acts make this a great place to kick back with a beer and listen to a band.
A pretty little livehouse with solid musical programming
Rebranded and re-vamped, School has grown into a good live house
Temple Bar is a live-music haven in Gulou