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Moonlight on the Mountain

585 Shades Crest Rd, Hoover, AL 35226-1249
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A precious jewel in the Birmingham music scene

MOTM is a wonderful venue, presenting music in a comfortable environment for both the listener and... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2015
Andy M
Homewood, Alabama

I LOVE this venue - both as a performer and as an audience member. The intimate space and quality... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2015
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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14 Aug 2016
“Listening room - rare in today's concert world”
2 Jul 2016
“Enjoyment depends on the performers”
585 Shades Crest Rd, Hoover, AL 35226-1249
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Reviewed 23 March 2015

MOTM is a wonderful venue, presenting music in a comfortable environment for both the listener and the performer. The setting is intimate and the focus is on the music. Owner Keith Harrelson has created a true listening room without distraction. There's no bar or restaurant,...More

5  Thank Andy M
Reviewed 18 March 2015

I LOVE this venue - both as a performer and as an audience member. The intimate space and quality sound equipment make for a perfectly enjoyable experience for all present. I love that you can bring your own food and drinks, that the shows typically...More

3  Thank JilChambless
Reviewed 18 March 2015

MOTM is a listening room that has friendly and informal living room feel with the best sound anywhere!

1  Thank Gary G
Reviewed 18 March 2015

A true listening room! Top touring singer songwriters. Also supports local artist as opening acts and great open mic nights twice a month. You can bring your own food and beverages. Birmingham is fortunate to have his venue. The touring acts ALWAYS comment how lucky...More

2  Thank Moe D
Reviewed 18 March 2015

As a local music lover, I have visited Moonlight on the Mountain more times than I can count and have NEVER seen a bad show! The emphasis is on original, acoustic music performed by touring musicians although the Bham area has quite few talented performers...More

5  Thank BhamBlazer
Reviewed 23 October 2014

I have been here several times and it is a great little venue. It's a very laid back atmosphere and the location has a fantastic view (especially at sundown). I love the fact you can bring your own food and drinks, too! I look forward...More

3  Thank SadieRex
Reviewed 1 September 2014

I went to this venue twice while I was in town and enjoyed the music on both occasions. The owners we very polite and helpful and it had a very nice atmosphere, you get close to the performers. If I was staying longer I go...More

4  Thank Miles742
Reviewed 14 July 2014

We really enjoyed our visit to this venue. The atmosphere is casual, warm, intimate and romantic. The music that night (Mike June and Jessie Keith) was my favorite kind: songs from the hearts, hands and voices of the ones who wrote them. So was the...More

6  Thank Kim W
Reviewed 7 July 2014

Moonlight specializes in showcasing singer-songwriters. This is a listening room, and you are reminded to minimize your conversation while the performers are playing. Prices are very reasonable, but no food or drinks (other than free coffee) are served -- you are, however, quite welcome to...More

3  Thank cem44
Reviewed 15 May 2014

If you enjoy listening to singer/songwriters in a really great listening room, this is the place to go. The owner does a terrific job offering excellent singer/songwriter talent on a regular basis. The room is hospitable; the acoustics and ambiance are great. Guests can bring...More

3  Thank Deb052
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23 March 2017|
Response from Keith H | Property representative |
I'd be happy to tell you if I could--- Moonlight has a new owner as of January 1, and there's been a change in its website as well, which currently lists upcoming events only for the next couple of weeks. Let me suggest you... More
19 June 2016|
Response from Doutjerngirl |
Who will be there on Saturday June 18th and what kind of food and drinks are served?