Long gone are the days when DJs, karaoke nights at Signature and downloading music were the only forms of musical engagement one could partake in E-town. Today, the Eldoret music consumer is more conscious of instrumental and vocal delivery. Consequently, we are seeing tonnes of skilled musicians stepping up to fill the gap of great live music in Eldoret entertainment industry.
The city of champions is packed with talented artists that deliver great live performances. If you love live music or are looking for a new experience, here are the best places to enjoy live music in Eldoret.
The Well Irish Pub and Restaurant is not only famous for its elegant chill ambiance, signature cocktails, sumptuous cuisines, and its five-star service but, also for its exhilarating live music experience. Enjoy the most extensive range of the best local and international drinks or food as you listen to soul-soothing live music courtesy of The Goodmusic Duo band. The band plays all genres of music every Tuesday at Rupa’s Mall and every Thursday at Saito Centre from 6:00 p.m till late.
As if its stunning interiors, delicious international cuisines, lovely ambiance, and unique bar and lounge area weren’t enough; you now have one more reason to stop by Zaika Lounge; great live music.
Located on the 2nd Floor of Rupa’s Mall, the restaurant offers a mindblowing live music experience two days a week. Every Wednesday from 7:30 P.M to 11:00 P.M and every Sunday from 2:30 P.M to 9:00 P.M, Bobby’s Live Band takes the stage and performs the very best of rhumba, reggae and Lingala music. If you are a fan, then this is definitely the place to be.
Drop by and enjoy a unique wining and dining experience, as you listen to good music, let your hair down and get down to the beat. I promise it’s an experience you will never forget.
Live Music At Club Timba
Yes, you heard that right, Club Timba plays live music every Thursday night. It might seem unbecoming of a night club to play live music, but there’s a growing demand for it even among revelers.
The band that plays at Timba goes by the name Tamasha. The first time I got to witness the band in action was about three months ago. A couple of friends from Nairobi had just landed in town. Eager to prove to them the Eldoret nightlife was just as fire as Nairobi’s, I suggested we head out to timba.
I was a little disappointed at first, to be honest. You see, I had brought these people to turn up and all I could think of was how they thought we were such losers. But alas, Tamasha outdid themselves. And after just an hour in, everyone seated at our table and in the entire club was up dancing.
I don’t know if you guys realize how hard it is to get people in a club to turn up to live music! It’s so hard to get a Kenyan band that moves the crowd as they do. I mean they get you dancing and grinding and vibing!!! You don’t know what you are missing if you’ve never been.
Tamasha band plays all genres of music from local club bangers to reggae, RnB, EDMs, house, country and what have you.
You can rest assured you’ll have a good time at Club Timba Live Music session with Tamasha band.
Other places that play live music in Eldoret include Noble and Boma Inn. Catch the famous Jamnazi band every Friday from 8:00 p.m at Noble and Goodmusic Duo at Boma every Friday evening and Sunday afternoon.
Club signature also has live music featuring Jamnazi two Thursday’s a month.
Listening to live music is one of the best forms of music engagement. Furthermore, it has tonnes of benefits, including boosting your mental health and stress relief.
If you had a long day at work or school or want to just chill and have a good time, stop by any of the joints mentioned above during the specified days. Live music might be the smallest of the three music segments, but it is growing at a fast-paced rate.