11/09/2012 07:08 am ET Updated Jan 09, 2013

Live In Concert: The World's Best Music Venues (PHOTOS)

Music has been uniting people and bridging cultures ever since we started banging on rocks, dancing around fire and blowing through the bones of cave bears 40,000 years ago. Thousands of years later, you can go anywhere in the world and catch a show by artists in any genre, from soaking in the best symphonic orchestras to shuffling to the hardest electro DJs.

Watch a living legend make history at a sprawling arena concert or discover a local band before they explode out of the underground. From experimental emerging artists to the biggest pop stars in the world, fans have turned the best venues and amphitheaters into international music icons. So if you're looking to see a great live show in a completely unique environment, catch a concert at one of Party Earth's favorite music venues from around the world.

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