Thursday November 1  8:30 $5
Taquila TV Dia De Los Muertos
Tramp for the Lord
Tommy Chiffon Three
Sonic Utopia
Atomik Kangaroo

Friday November 2 8:30 $5
Twisted Black Sole
Torpedo Coffins

Saturday November 3 8:30 $8
Are You a Cop 8:45-9:30
Amadans 9:45-10:30
Mike Watt and the Secondmen 10:45
The Alley Cats 11:45-12:30
The Rails 12:45-1:30

Sunday November 4 4:30 $5
Somos Mysteriosos 5
Tune to Me 6
King Congress 7
Sweet and Cruel 8
Atomic Sherpas 9
Buzz Clifford Band 10
Friday November 9 8:30 $5
Darby Romeo Birthday/ Ben is Dead30
Pussy Cow 9
Kid Gallahad & the Eternals 10
Surrogate Brains 11

Saturday November 10 8:30 $5
Man's Body
Some Gifts
The World Record
Titanic Titanic

Sunday November 11 4:30 $5
Gerry Shaia Birthday
Non Blips 5
Death on the Radio 6
Symbol Six 7
False Confession 8
The Rockets 9

Thursday November 15 8:30 $5
Total Massacre 9
Friends you can Kill 9:45
Baron Bandini 10:30
Failing up 11:15

Friday November 16 8:30 $5
Bandini Mountaineers 9
I See Hawks in LA 10
Groovy Rednecks 11
Mike Livingston Trio 12

Saturday November 17 8:30 $5
Saphic Musk
La Tuya

Sunday November 18 7:30 $5
Strawberry Moons
Stephen Rey
Nick Lorenzo

Thursday November 22
Closed for Thanksgiving

Friday November 23
Loss For Concern
Revolting Sounds

Saturday November 24 7PM
Blood on the Saddle
Just Head
Hot Fuck Sunday
Privileged Perverts

Sunday November 25 4:30 $5
The Lower Echelon 5
Jean Cafeine 6
Mushroom 7
Lunar Gateway 8

Thursday November 29 8:30 $5
Kathleen Gunderson
Johnny Fierro

Friday November 30 8:30 $5
The Buckhenries
Toy District
Some Jammin Mofos

Saturday December 1  8:30 $10
Benefit for Dukey Flyswatter
Haunted Garage
Gitane Demone Quartet
Radioactive Chicken Heads

Sunday December 2 4PM
Kat Arthur Memorial
Betty Blowtorch
Carnage Asada






Upcoming Shows


Live House and Beer Garden
​1906 Cypress Avenue, Cypress Park, Los Angeles 90065

Cafe NELA is located at 1906 Cypress Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90065.  We are in Cypress Park, North East Los Angeles, one block east of Division street.  Across the LA River from the 5 between the 110 and the 2.

Free street parking is available on Cypress Avenue and on San Fernando Road.

We are open most Thursday through Saturday nights from 8:30pm to Midnight. Sundays we have variable hours so please check the upcoming shows to find out this weeks hours.

Cafe NELA is Northeast LA's home for music.  We feature Punk, Hard Rock, Jazz, Blues, Heavy Metal, Experimental, Psychedelic, and Ethnic Music.  

We are licensed as a beer parlor and are not authorized to sell wine or hard liquor.

Even though the name says Cafe we are a bar so the shows are 21 and over.  

If you are affiliated in anyway with Sesac, you must obtain a waiver from their licensing division, or you cannot perform any of their affiliated music while performing at Cafe NELA.  We are not under license with Sesac.  We do not have DJs or Karaoke.

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