One of the best things about living in the Bay? Not only do we have an amazing roster of homegrown music acts, we also get to see just about every international rock star on one of our many local stages. Just which venues should you visit for a no-fail night out? There’s a lot more to consider than just the band; rude bartenders, apathetic crowds, and crappy sound systems can easily ruin your evening. To help you dodge the duds, we’ve compiled a list of seven solid venues that offer the whole enchilada. Whether you favor mammoth music halls or more intimate settings, indie bedroom pop or classic rock, we’ve got the venues that’ll help you stage one rockin’ summer.