For over 25 years, Szene Wien has been a permanent fixture of Viennese nightlife. Thanks to the variety and wide-ranging program, it has been and remains a popular venue for fans of live music: from Alternative to Indie, from Rock/Pop to Blues, Folk, Singer/Songwriter, Avantgarde and Experimental - cabaret and theater also take place here. The operators also endeavor to promote local musicians.
The location primarily acquired its good reputation through its excellent sound quality. For example, numerous well-known artists have made guest appearances at Szene. Including, for example, the Dresden Dolls, Sepultura, Tito & Tarantula, Einstürzende Neubauten, Calexico and many more.
Situated in the heart of Simmering, Szene is easy to reach on public transport. Besides the concert hall, there is also a small café, which offers drinks and snacks. The cozy garden is often used in summer for convivial get-togethers before or after the concerts.