Upcoming Shows

Location + Hours

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

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.  

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.

All shows are 21 and over 



Thursday October 1
9 I See Hawks In LA 
10 Double Naught Spy Car
11 Enrich’d White

Doors open at 8:30 $5

Friday October 2
Joe Baiza 9
Jon Wahl 9:30

The Automatics 10

SugarFly 11

Doors open at 8:30  $5

Saturday October 3

The Focke Wolves (San Diego) 9

Landfill 10

The Livingstons 11

Die Group 12

Psygoat (Tucson) 12:45

Doors open at 8:30 $5

Sunday October 4

Cursed Bastards 4

So-Cal Rocket Dynamics 5

Galactic Polecats 6

Inazuma 7

Doors open at 3:30 $5

Thursday October 8 
9 The Alexander Noice Sextet
10 Double Naught Spy Car
11 Woody Aplanalp

Doors open at 8:30 $5

Friday October 9

Timbo's Birthday 

The Dropouts

Cin X

Lucky Otis

Special Pests

Doors open at 8:30 $5

Libras free with ID

Saturday 10/10

The Other Mules 9:30

Scotch Apostles  10:30

Voodoo Train 11:30

Doors open at 8:30 $5

Sunday October 11

Tony Slash Birthday​
The Quaranteds
Radio Threat
Lil' Sue and The Cow Tippers
Straight Shooter
The Rocketz
The Centuries Rockabilly
Crash Cadillacs
Pedal strike

Starts at 3:30 $5

Thursday October 15 
9 Los Angeles Duo
10 Double Naught Spy Car 
11 Ben Vaughn

Friday October 16 

Arbuckle 9
​Superbean 10

Barnes 11

Doors open at 8:30 $5

Saturday October 17
Tlatoani 9
​Apathy Cycle 11
​Big Bad Rabbit 10

Baron Bandini 12

Doors open at 8:30 $5

Sunday October 18


Tramp for the Lord

Artie Vegas

Tequila Mockingbird and The Trouser Snakes

Tex Beaumont


Punk Bunny,

Thursday October 22 
9 Acre Foot
10 Double Naught Spy Car
11 Sylvia Juncosa

Doors open at 8:30 $5

Friday October 23

Pee Wee Herman Cholos

Midnight Staggers

Agression equals action

First Recess

Doors open at 8:30 $5

Saturday October 24
Extra Fancy

Golden Rulers

9pm $10

Sunday October 25

Terry Graham
Electric Children
Red Roses
Falling James
Turbulent Hearts

Thursday October 29 
9 Tee Tot 
10 Double Naught Spy Car
11 Tune To Me

Doors open at 8:30 $5

Friday October 30
Gunash (Italy)

Extra Frothy Dynamite

Swords of Fatima
Sweet and Cruel

8:30 $5

Saturday October 31
​The Gears
Rikk Agnew Band
​Death on the Radio

​Paul D Project

November 2015

Thursday November 5


Friday November 6

Crawlspace 30th Anniversary Show

Eyeball Jackson - 9:00
Larry Robinson (ex-Mooseheart Faith) - 9:45
Hookah - 10:00
Fuck Ass & the Grease Patrol - 10:45
Brainchildren of Xenog - 11:15
Crawlspace - midnight

Doors open at 8:30 FREE

Saturday November 7

The Loons (San Diego)

Sunday November 8

Zyclon B

Biblical Proof of UFOs


Thursday November 12

Dream Apes

Friday November 13

Withdrawl symptoms 
None of the living remain
The black order
Pee Wee Herman Cholos

Saturday November 14

Pat Todd and the Rank Outsiders

Sunday November 15

Vasoline Tuner

I Can't Tell You

Thursday November 19

Hank Sinatra (North Carolina)

Paper Planes

Friday November 20

The Mourners 9

Katy Soljak (New Zealand) and Bill Barrett 10

Hellbat 11

Sylvia Juncosa Group 12

Saturday November 21



Mike Watt and the Missingmen

Saccharine Trust

Keith Morris

Carnage Asada

The Alleycats

Sunday November 22

Rikk Agnew Band



Thursday November 26

Closed - Thanksgiving

Friday November 27

Gitane Demone Quartet

Ravens Moreland

Loto Ball

Nightmare Enterprises

Lucas Lanthier

Saturday November 28

Disruptive influence
Underground Alliance
Cycotic Youth
Civil Evacuation