As the nation adjusts to the new reality of life under self-quarantine in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, a number of artists and musical institutions are taking the show online to share some musical joy during these trying times.
With venues and bars on lock down across the country, there are plenty of things you can watch from the safety of your couch, thanks to everyone from Miley Cyrus to the New York Metropolitan Opera and the fine folks at Disney.
Check out our ever-expanding list of shows and musical events to stream from the comfort of your home.
Dec. 5: Darlene Love is continuing her tradition of performing Christmas shows, this year with virtual concert “Love for the Holidays” streamed from New York’s Sony Hall. The show starts at 8 p.m. ET; tickets are $35.
Dec. 3-5: The Hold Steady are streaming their Massive Nights event, a multi-night celebration of music and community, from New York’s Brooklyn Bowl. Tickets start at $15.
Nov. 18: Major Lazer will revive their world tour with a virtual reality performance in Facebook’s Oculus Venues platform, put on with the help of virtual events production company Supersphere using its newest technology, ArcRunner. The trio made up of Diplo, Walshy Fire and Ape Drums recently released their fourth studio album, Music Is the Weapon. The performance begins at 9 p.m. ET. Tickets are free.
Riley Green, Matt Stell and more are performing for Friendsgiving: Live at the Ryman, which will have limited in-person tickets as well as a livestream. The show begins at 8:30 p.m. ET. Tickets are $24.99.
Nov. 14: Metallica is playing a live acoustic show from San Rafael, Calif. The “Helping Hands Concert and Auction” will benefit the band’s charity, All Within My Hands, with 100 percent of the money going to help someone in need. The show starts at 5 p.m. ET on Nugs.tv; tickets are $14.99.
Brendan Benson is celebrating his 50th birthday with a livestream concert from Nashville. He’ll be backed by members of The Shins, Eagles of Death Metal, and Neon Castles. The event begins at 5:20 p.m. ET; tickets start at $15.
Nov. 12: H.E.R. and Khalid are performing for the HBCU Homecoming Celebration on iHeartRadio. H.E.R.’s performance will occur between 3-4 p.m. ET on iHeartRadio’s YouTube channel, and Khalid’s between 5-6:30 p.m. ET.
Lil Yachty is performing some of his favorite songs for fans. His livestream event will also feature special guests and an exclusive merch drop. The event begins at 9:30 p.m. ET; tickets start at $15.
Wiz Khalifa, Anti-Flag and more are set to appear for virtual concert Yinz Citizen. The event benefits 412 Food Rescue. The stream begins at 8 p.m. ET; register to attend here.
And You Will Know Us by the Trail of the Dead, Riders Against the Storm and many more are performing in “Music for the Mind,” a fundraising event for mental health awareness. The show begins at 7 p.m. ET; tickets are $10.
Nov. 11: 311 is performing three shows — also on Dec. 11 and Jan. 11 — with each set to feature one of their classic albums. The November show will focus on Music, the December show on Grassroots, and the January show on 311. The band will be playing live from their Hive studio in L.A. Tickets start at $20. A portion of the proceeds will go toward Crew Nation to help those impacted by the coronavirus lockdowns.
Nov. 10: Halsey is hosting a livestream event for the release of her poetry book, I Would Leave Me If I Could. The event begins at 6 p.m. ET. To receive a ticket, pre-order a copy and show proof of purchase.