Often drawing mile-long queues outside, but inside, it’s well worth it.
Low End TheoryThe Airliner (2419 N Broadway, Los Angeles, CA) Map it $10
The Airliner’s Wednesday-night listening/dance party has spawned spinoffs in San Francisco and Japan, but Low End Theory remains LA to the core. From reggae-influenced hip-hop to global avant-rap, Low End Theory continuously explores uncharted musical terrain, specializing in smooth sounds and transcendent grooves that elude classification. Famous for sourcing emerging talent and catapulting new careers, Low End Theory often draws mile-long queues outside, but inside, it’s well worth it.