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LAST UPDATED: 4/22 at 12:15 AM ET

Sharon Van Etten at Webster Hall in 2019 (more by Amanda Hatfield)

With no shows happening, a lot of artists are livestreaming performances from safely isolated locations that you can watch in a safely isolated location like your home.

HERE ARE TODAY’S LIVESTREAMS (Wednesday, 4/22):

Earth Day Live streams from 9 AM-9 PM ET through Friday. Angelique Kidjo, Moby, DJ Spooky, Shepard Fairey, Amanda Palmer, Madame Ghandi and Questlove are among those scheduled to appear today – find the full schedule here.

Lou Barlow is livestreaming sets at 1 PM ET and 7 PM ET on Instagram.

La Blogotheque’s Stay Away Shows, every day at 1 PM ET on Instagram. Today Helena Deland performs.

Rough Trade’s weekday Instagram TV series, Rough Trade Transmissions, continues at 1 PM ET.

Sofi Tukker at 1 PM ET daily on Facebook and Instagram.

“For the Love of Scotland” streams at 1 PM ET on Facebook, featuring Stuart Braithwaite of Mogwai, Stuart Murdoch of Belle and Sebastian, Lauren Mayberry of Chvrches, Alan Cumming, Annie Lennox, Irvine Welsh, James McAvoy, Peter Capaldi, and more.
For the Love of Scotland

Disclosure do a special Earth Day edition of their Kitchen Mix – Self Isolation FM series at 2:30 PM ET on YouTube.

Aoife Nessa Frances performs on Facebook at 2:30 PM ET. “Playing songs from my album ‘Land of No Junction’ with solo electric guitar, acoustic guitar and drum machine. Pets and wine very welcome. Anyone who is able – please consider donating to Women’s Aid.

Miley Cyrus is bringing “Bright Minded” to Instagram at 2:30 PM ET Monday-Friday; “connecting w/ special guests discussing how to stay LIT in dark times!”

Rolling Stone releases new episodes of their video series “In My Room” on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 3 PM ET on Instagram. Today Lukas Nelson performs, and they’ll have autographed guitars from Lukas, Joan Jett, and James Bay up for auction until Friday at 3 PM ET, with proceeds going to MusiCares’ COVID-19 fund.

“Shut In And Sing” with Rhiannon Giddens, Leyla McCalla, Allison Russell, and Amythyst Kiah at 3 PM ET on Stageit.

Michael Franti on Levi’s Instagram at 3 PM ET.

Charli XCX is doing a “self-isolation Instagram livestream” every afternoon at 3 PM ET on Instagram.

Tim Burgess of The Charlatans is presenting daily Twitter listening parties for classic (and sometimes new) indie and alternative albums, with commentary from the artists who made them. Today they’ll discuss The Slow Reader’s Club‘s self-titled album at 3 PM ET, Wolf Alice‘s My Love is Cool at 4 PM ET, and Gomez‘s Bring It On at 5 PM ET.

Advance Base, Nathan Hardy of Microwave and Henry Jamison, starting at 4 PM ET on Audiotree’s Instagram.

Pickathon continues broadcasting a concert a day from their vaults for 60 days at 4 PM ET on Twitch and YouTube. Today it’s Margo Price.

Roger Harvey “Live from a Distance,” daily at 4:20 PM ET on Facebook.

Christine and the Queens are doing something on Instagram every day at 5 PM ET, “guests and weird concepts included.”

Brendan Benson of The Raconteurs at 5:20 PM ET on Instagram, every day.

Amanda Shires is livestreaming “most days” at 6 PM ET on YouTube.

Neil Finn‘s radio show “Fangradio” streams daily at 6 PM ET on Mixlr.

Bethany Cosentino of Best Coast is hosting a quarantine radio show, Bethline, on Wednesdays at 7 PM ET on YouTube. Today’s guest is Alexis Krauss of Sleigh Bells.

Bruce Springsteen, Jon Stewart, SZA, Chris Rock, Chelsea Handler, Tony Bennett, Bon Jovi, Danny DeVito, Whoopi Goldberg, Halsey, Saquon Barkley, Charlie Puth, Kelly Ripa, Fountains of Wayne with Sharon Van Etten and more appear on Jersey 4 Jersey at 7 PM ET on Apple Music & Apple TV apps, SiriusXM, and more.

World Cafe and Royal Mountain’s series World Tour streams every night at 7 PM ET on Instagram.

The Met is hosting “Nightly Met Opera Streams” every day during its coronavirus closure. Each night is a different “complete operatic gem from our collection of HD presentations from the past 14 years.” Each night’s new opera begins streaming at 7:30 PM ET and will repeat through 3:30 PM the following day. Yesterday was Puccini’s Tosca and today it’s Offenbach’s Les Contes d’Hoffmann.

Waxahatchee performs on Pitchfork’s Instagram at 8 PM ET.

Lauren Denitzio of Worriers joins Brian Fallon on Brian Fallon’s Instagram at 8 PM ET.

Saint Vitus’ interview series streams weeknights at 8 PM ET on Instagram. Tonight they’ll talk to Tucker Rule of Thursday.

Matt Costa‘s weekly livestream series “Hilltop Hymns” continues at Wednesdays at 8 PM ET on Facebook and Instagram.

Bob Weir (Grateful Dead/Dead & Company) streams previous Bob Weir and Wolf Bros performances in his weekly “Weir Wednesdays” series at 8 PM ET on nugs.tv.

Craig Wedren is performing improvised vocal soundbaths to accompany his Sabbath Sessions podcast at 8 PM ET Monday through Friday on Facebook.

Levi’s will “bring you live performances from some of your favorite artists” every weekday at 8:01 PM ET on Instagram. Tonight They perform.

The Bouncing Souls are doing an interactive livestream on Facebook at 9:30 PM ET.

Ani DiFranco‘s Righteous Babe Radio continues broadcasting an unreleased live show from the archives each week, to air on Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday nights at 10 PM ET.

Porches is performing on Instagram at 10 PM ET on each night of his previously scheduled tour.

Sondre Lerche is streaming home shows every Wednesday on Facebook, time TBA.

Rufus Wainwright is performing a song a day, streaming on Facebook; times vary.

DJ D-Nice has been throwing “Homeschool Club Quarantine” Dance Parties on Instagram regularly.

MORE STUFF TO WATCH AND LISTEN TO FROM HOME

Every day, we’re posting more of our favorite live concert videos here. Also, check out our latest album reviews in Notable Releases and Bill’s Indie Basement and subscribe to our monthly Spotify playlist to listen to some of our favorite new songs.

Missed livestreams or other quarantine/isolation videos from earlier this week/previous weeks? Watch archives of American Football playing “Stay Home” while staying home, Matt Berninger on Colbert, full set videos from Primavera Sound, Paul Simon & Edie Brickell, PUP’s Stefan Babcock, Billie Joe Armstrong, Matt Freeman playing Rancid, Op Ivy, and Motorhead, Baroness, Bon Iver, Julien Baker, James Blake, Dashboard Confessional, The Hives, Brian Fallon covering Lana Del Rey, Ben Gibbard, Metallica, Mutoid Man, Jeff Tweedy, John Prine covers, Jason Isbell & Amanda Shires covering Radiohead, Jim James covering The Beatles and Bill Withers, Angel Olsen covering Roxy Music and Tori Amos, The Tallest Man on Earth covering Wilco, Bruce Springsteen, Bon Iver, and Joni Mitchell, Phoebe Bridgers covering Conor Oberst, and Code Orange.

UPCOMING LIVESTREAMS

Thursday, April 23

Earth Day Live streams from 9 AM-9 PM ET through Friday. Devendra Banhart, Aimee Mann, Ted Leo, Amber Tamblyn, Kelcey Ayer of Local Natives, Amanda Palmer, Ziggy Marley, Ani DiFranco, and Talib Kweli are all scheduled to appear today – find the full schedule here.

La Blogotheque’s Stay Away Shows, every day at 1 PM ET on Instagram. Today Jeffrey Lewis performs.

Laura Marling is giving guitar lessons on Instagram every Thursday and Sunday at 2 PM ET.

Pickathon continues broadcasting a concert a day from their vaults for 60 days at 4 PM ET on Twitch and YouTube. Today it’s Thee Oh Sees.

Kevin Devine on Sennheiser’s Instagram at 4 PM ET.

Covey, Christian Lee Hutson, and Ratboys, starting at 4 PM ET on Audiotree’s Instagram.

Norah Jones does a weekly livestream at 4 PM ET on Facebook.

Radiohead are streaming previous concerts on Thursdays at 5 PM ET on YouTube.

Rhett Miller performs his favorite songs from the Great American Songbook at 5 PM ET on Mighty Writers’ Facebook.

Aaron Dessner of The National and Big Red Machine at 6 PM ET on Levi’s Instagram.

Ben Gibbard will do livestreams “every week into the foreseeable future as long as people are quarantined” on Thursdays at 7 PM ET on YouTube.

Dolly Parton‘s weekly livestream series “Goodnight with Dolly” continues at 7 PM ET on YouTube

Sunflower Bean are doing a Q&A conversation with The Lemon Twigs and Dream Wife on Bowery Presents’ Instagram at 7 PM ET, with proceeds going to MusiCares’ COVID-19 relief fund.

The Mattson 2 at 7 PM ET on Stageit.

Cyndi Lauper, John Cameron Mitchell, Rufus Wainwright, Alan Cumming, Kristin Chenoweth, Pabllo Vittar, Troye Sivan, Kim Petras and more appear on “The Stonewall Inn Gives Back” virtual benefit at 8 PM ET on World of Wonder’s YouTube.

Baby’s All Right’s Baby TV continues today at 8 PM ET with Widowspeak. More info and tickets here.

Saint Vitus’ interview series streams weeknights at 8 PM ET on Instagram. Tonight they’ll talk to Christian Lembach of Whores.

Mirah is livestreaming on Instagram every Thursday at 8 PM ET.

Levi’s will “bring you live performances from some of your favorite artists” every weekday at 8:01 PM ET on Instagram. Tonight Sharon Van Etten performs.

Black Belt Eagle Scout at 9 PM ET on BRIC’s Instagram.

Waxahatchee and Kevin Morby continue their weekly livestream at 9 PM ET on Instagram.

Elephant Stone‘s weekly livestream “Sacred Sounds Sessions” continues today at 9 PM ET on YouTube and Facebook.

Diplo is doing livestreamed DJ sets five nights a week on YouTube, Twitch, and Instagram, including “A Very Lazer Sunday” on Sundays at 7 PM ET, “Ronatronix” on Tuesdays at 10 PM ET, “The Thomas Wesley Show” on Thursdays at 10 PM ET, Corona Sabbath Fridays” on Fridays at 10 PM ET, and “Coronight Fever” on Saturdays at 11 PM ET.

Sylvan Esso debut a concert film of their 2019 10-piece band WITH tour at 9 PM ET. Sign up to host a viewing party on sylvanesso.com.

Friday, April 24

PlayOn Fest streams for 72 hours straight, through Sunday, on YouTube, featuring performances at iconic venues from A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, alt-J, Anderson .Paak, Andra Day, Bazzi, Brandi Carlile, Bruno Mars, Burna Boy, Cardi B, Charli XCX, Coldplay, Death Cab for Cutie, dvsn, Fitz and the Tantrums, Gary Clark Jr, Green Day, Gucci Mane, IDK, Janelle Monae, Kevin Gates, Korn, Lil Uzi Vert, Paramore, Portugal. The Man, Rico Nasty, Saweetie, Slipknot, Stereophonics, The Flaming Lips, The Head and The Heart, The War on Drugs, Weezer, Wiz Khalifa, and more.

It’s the final day of Earth Day Live, which streams from 9 AM-9 PM ET. Emily Wells, John Kerry, Tank and the Bangas, Other Lives, Al Gore, Dave Matthews, and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez are among those scheduled to appear today – find the full schedule here.

Jehnny Beth of Savages is reading from her new book of erotic short stories, Crimes Against Love Manifesto (C.A.L.M.), every Friday at 11 AM ET on Instagram.

Nightmares on Wax is broadcasting live from his studio in celebration of the 25th anniversary of Smoker’s Delight, including today at 1 PM ET.

La Blogotheque’s Stay Away Shows, every day at 1 PM ET on Instagram. Today Olivia Dean performs.

The Tallest Man on Earth does a livestream on YouTube every Friday at 3 PM ET.

Rolling Stone releases new episodes of their video series “In My Room” on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 3 PM ET on Instagram. Today Joan Jett performs, and they’ll have autographed guitars from Joan, James Bay, and Lukas Nelson up for auction until Friday at 3 PM ET, with proceeds going to MusiCares’ COVID-19 fund.

Wild Nothing is “playing records from my collection, pulling out some Wild Nothing demos and old radio sessions from time to time and taking questions and occasionally requests in the chat” on Twitch at 3 PM ET on Tuesdays and Fridays.

Pickathon continues broadcasting a concert a day from their vaults for 60 days at 4 PM ET on Twitch and YouTube. Today it’s Andrew Bird.

Low on Instagram at 4 PM ET, every Friday.

New Colossus Festival continues their weekly livestream series at 5 PM ET on Instagram.

100 gecs’ Square Garden Minecraft Fest happens today from 6 PM-10 PM ET with Charli XCX, Cashmere Cat B2B Benny Blanco, Kero Kero Bonito, Dorian Electra B2B Alice Longyu Gao, GFOTY B2B Count Baldor, A.G. Cook B2B umru, Tommy Cash, Danny L Harle, 99Jakes B2B Alice Gas, gupi B2B Fraxion, and Parry Gripp. Directions to access it in Minecraft and streaming links for non-players are here.

(Sandy) Alex G performs on Pitchfork’s Instagram at 6 PM ET.

Donita Sparks of L7 hosts “The Hi-Low Show with Donita Sparks” on Fridays at 6 PM ET weekly on YouTube.

Nap Eyes are playing Dungeons & Dragons every Friday at 6 PM ET on Twitch.

Baby’s All Right’s Baby TV continues today at 8 PM ET with Trace Mountains and Yours are the Only Ears. More info and tickets here.

Grateful Dead continue their weekly stream of previous concerts and Q&A series, “Shakedown Stream,” on Friday at 8 PM ET on YouTube.

Saint Vitus’ interview series streams weeknights at 8 PM ET on Instagram. Tonight they’ll talk to Alexis Marshall of Daughters.

Levi’s will “bring you live performances from some of your favorite artists” every weekday at 8:01 PM ET on Instagram. Tonight Jason Isbell and Amanda Shires perform.

Margo Price continues her weekly radio show “Runaway Horses” tonight at 9 PM ET on YouTube.

Big Freedia on Fridays at 9 PM ET on Facebook.

Frankie Cosmos at 9 PM ET on Instagram, every Friday in April.

Jimmy Eat World will be streaming “a short acoustic (electric?) session every Friday” on Facebook.

Jeff Rosenstock, Kimya Dawson, Joyce Manor (solo), Jeremy Enigk, Sidekicks (solo), Retirement Party, Lisa Prank, Whitney Ballen, Slingshot Dakota and more Live From Our Living Rooms, time and platform TBA.

Room Service Fest, featuring A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, Chromeo, Gallant and many more, streams Friday through Sunday on Trap Nation’s YouTube.
Room Service Fest

Saturday, April 25

PlayOn Fest streams for 72 hours straight, through Sunday, on YouTube, featuring performances at iconic venues from A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, alt-J, Anderson .Paak, Andra Day, Bazzi, Brandi Carlile, Bruno Mars, Burna Boy, Cardi B, Charli XCX, Coldplay, Death Cab for Cutie, dvsn, Fitz and the Tantrums, Gary Clark Jr, Green Day, Gucci Mane, IDK, Janelle Monae, Kevin Gates, Korn, Lil Uzi Vert, Paramore, Portugal. The Man, Rico Nasty, Saweetie, Slipknot, Stereophonics, The Flaming Lips, The Head and The Heart, The War on Drugs, Weezer, Wiz Khalifa, and more.

La Blogotheque’s Stay Away Shows, every day at 1 PM ET on Instagram. Today Mikhael Paskalev performs.

Minecraft Virtual Festival “Block by Blockwest” streams in the game (and on the festival website) at 3 PM ET, with sets from Pussy Riot, Citizen, Magdalena Bay, Nothing, Nowhere., Hunny, Fever 333, Oliver Francis, Billy Lemos, Cowgirl Clue, The Wrecks, Courier Club, Phil Good, Dana Dentata, Argonaut & Wasp, The Polar Boys, Mood Killer, Deal Casino, Kaonashi, Heart Attack Man, Los Shadows, Dangerboy, Cannibal Kids, Rubber, and Skin Mag.

Pickathon continues broadcasting a concert a day from their vaults for 60 days at 4 PM ET on Twitch and YouTube. Today it’s Willie Watson.

Baby’s All Right’s Baby TV continues today at 5 PM ET with a virtual showcase from Fat Possum Records, including sets from Lighting Bug, Why Bonnie, Courtney Marie Andrews, Ellis, Empath, The Districts, Country Westerns, and Cassowary. More info and tickets here.

Ben Folds does a weekly free livestream at 7 PM ET on his Patreon.

Dead & Company will stream previously recorded shows on Saturday nights at 8 PM ET for free on Nugs.TV.

Sunday, April 26

PlayOn Fest streams for 72 hours straight, through Sunday, on YouTube, featuring performances at iconic venues from A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, alt-J, Anderson .Paak, Andra Day, Bazzi, Brandi Carlile, Bruno Mars, Burna Boy, Cardi B, Charli XCX, Coldplay, Death Cab for Cutie, dvsn, Fitz and the Tantrums, Gary Clark Jr, Green Day, Gucci Mane, IDK, Janelle Monae, Kevin Gates, Korn, Lil Uzi Vert, Paramore, Portugal. The Man, Rico Nasty, Saweetie, Slipknot, Stereophonics, The Flaming Lips, The Head and The Heart, The War on Drugs, Weezer, Wiz Khalifa, and more.

La Blogotheque’s Stay Away Shows, every day at 1 PM ET on Instagram. Today Douglas Dare performs.

Pickathon continues broadcasting a concert a day from their vaults for 60 days at 4 PM ET on Twitch and YouTube. Today it’s The Lone Bellow.

Monday, April 27

Metronomy‘s Joe Mount brings “Metronomy TV” to Instagram every Monday at 2 PM ET, with “special guests, live performances, Q&As, language learning, darts tournaments, ‘Thought of The Week’, cooking classes with Monty’s Deli head chef, life drawing and more.”

The National are hosting an “exciting communal event,” where they “share content from our vaults including classic live sets, and/or some unseen or rarely seen footage to pass the time at home,” every Monday at 5 PM ET.

H.E.R. continues “Girls With Guitars,” a performance and conversation series, at 8 PM ET on Instagram on Mondays.

Metallica are streaming previous concerts at 8 PM ET on Monday nights on YouTube.

Shakey Graves is streaming a “concert/hang/call-in/quiz show/performance” to raise money for MusiCares.

Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong is releasing “a cover song every week until we’re let back out into the world” on YouTube on Mondays

Tuesday, April 28

Josh Ritter continues his weekly “The Silo Sessions” at 7 PM ET on Facebook.

Phish will show previous shows every Tuesday “for a while” at 7:00 PM ET on webcast.livephish.com for their “Dinner And A Movie: An Archival Video Series.”

Tune-Yards does a livestream performance on Lagunitas’ Facebook at 7:20 PM ET.

Friday, May 1

“Love from Philly” streams through Sunday on livefromphilly.live, with sets from Kurt Vile, Man Mean, Schoolly D, Eric Slick of Dr. Dog, and more.

Saturday, May 2

“Love from Philly” streams through Sunday on livefromphilly.live, with sets from Kurt Vile, Man Mean, Schoolly D, Eric Slick of Dr. Dog, and more.

Sunday, May 3

“Love from Philly” streams through today on livefromphilly.live, with sets from Kurt Vile, Man Mean, Schoolly D, Eric Slick of Dr. Dog, and more.

Tigers Jaw are doing livestreams Tuesdays at 8:30 PM ET on Instagram, Thursdays at 8:30 PM ET on StageIt, and Sundays at 2 PM ET on StageIt.

Meredith Monk, Vijay Iyer, Shara Nova, Zoe Keating, Moor Mother, Mary Halvorson and more perform at a virtual Bang on a Can Marathon starting at 3 PM ET.

Thursday, May 7

Tori Amos is discussing her new memoir Resistance: A Songwriter’s Story of Hope, Change, and Courage at 2 PM ET. Tickets are on sale now.

Torquil Campbell of Stars is doing a livestream at 9 PM ET on Side Door Access: “torq campbell of Stars, memphis and broken social Scene performs a set from home that will include music from his whole catalogue as well as lots of stories of the road and his 3 decades in the worlds of music and theatre. tuneful, funny, occasionally infuriating and definitely fun. come what happens when one man with very little idea what he’s doing meets a group of strangers in the ether. ”

Saturday, May 23

As mentioned, Norwegian prog metal vets Green Carnation will release their first album in 14 years, Leaves of Yesteryear, on May 8 via Season of Mist. The band is also playing a ticketed, livestreamed album release show at 8 AM ET.

Browse our livestream tag for more.

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