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MAO Live House

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MAO Live House

Trendy night spot features live rock performances and other artists

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MAO Live House is a trendy night spot that features live rock performances and other artists. Locally, it’s known as the place to go if you want to hear rock ‘n roll music. Drinks are cheap here and the decor is very plain and utilitarian, in keeping with the rock theme.

MAO Live House does have high quality sound equipment and a talented sound engineer. You can tell the difference in the quality of the music. The club is backed by the Japanese record label, Bad News.

MAO Live House
111 Gulou Dongdajie, Gulou, Beijing