Some of the best free online concerts and entertainment to watch and listen too while staying at home!
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Billboard is hosting Facebook live concerts by a whole variety of musical artists throughout the week. Every week, different musical artists are being scheduled to play, so make sure to look at Billboard.com’s schedule.
Dead and Company
Deadhead and music fans who like similar music will appreciate Dead and Company’s weekly concerts. Appropriately dubbed “One More Saturday Night Concerts,” you can also listen/watch past live shows for free via the band’s Facebook page.
Death Cab for Cutie
Death Cab for Cutie’s Ben Gibbard will be live every day at 4 p.m. PT for the next few weeks on YouTube and Facebook. What adds to how cool this is that fans can tweet at the band to share what songs they want to hear in their livestreams.
Third Man Records
Jack White’s Third Man Records streams live on YouTube every day at 10 a.m. PT. Many different artists will be performing in the Blue Room at the Nashville record studio which will add to the experience.
Metallica announced Metallica Mondays, so every Monday, there will be a different live Metallica show streamed on the band’s YouTube and Facebook pages. The band’s first livestream was “Metallica: Live at Slane Castle – June 8, 2019.”
Since the band members were stuck in different countries, Chris Martin decided to play concerts from home on Coldplay's Instagram Live (IGTV). He even took requests from fans which was great.
Watch Pink perform on her Instagram Live page (IGTV)
Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello
John Legend revealed a list of musicians who are also planning live-stream concerts. The lineup reportedly includes Miguel, Jhené Aiko, Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello, and Charlie Puth. "As entertainers, we want to entertain you guys and we want to help everybody get through this," Legend reportedly said on social media.
The country legend and his country superstar wife, Trisha Yearwood, live-streamed a free concert on Facebook Live on Monday, March 23, called #GarthRequestLive and is still available to watch/listen too.
IG live show will feature chats with Bebe Rexha, Reese Witherspoon, Hilary Duff and Dua Lipa.
Has announced he'll be giving guitar lessons of some of his songs via Instagram Live. The first lesson will take place today at 1:00 p.m. EST.
K-pop group Golden Child
will live stream their concert worldwide on YouTube at 8:28 pm KST.
Global Citizen's #TogetherAtHome series continues with the following artists performing via Instagram Live: Anne-Marie (2:00 p.m. EST), JoJo (3:00 p.m. EST), Jennifer Hudson (4:00 p.m. EST), Sofi Tukker (4:00 p.m. EST), H.E.R. (5:00 p.m. EST), Bush (5:30 p.m. EST), Kirk Franklin (6:30 p.m. EST) and Guy Sebastian (9:00 p.m. EST).
Opening Act will host a virtual gathering with Aja Naomi King, Anthony Ramos, Billy Porter, James Monroe Iglehart, Jared Gertner, Kenny Leon, and more Broadway stars. A red carpet pre-Show hosted by Broadway's Jared Gertner will kick off at 6:00 p.m. EST, followed by the gathering at 6:30 p.m. EST. Head here for more info.
Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn's Lockdown Livestream will roll out every Friday through April 10 at 6:00 p.m. CT via Facebook Live. March 27's episode will highlight that day's release of the banjo master's Throw Down Your Heart-The Complete Africa Sessions and his new album with kora master Toumani Diabate.
Radio.com has launched “Radio.com Live: And the Beat Goes On,” a 24/7 live event channel which will be on for the next 30 days.
Ingrid Andress announced that on her Lady Like release date (March 27), she will go live on Instagram at 12 p.m. PST/3 p.m. EST on her account @ingridandress as part of Global Citizen's #TogetherAtHome series, raising funds for the World Health Organization.
Justin Moore will premiere the video for his current single “Why We Drink,” tonight (March 24) via YouTube at the link here.
Fall Out Boy's Pete Wentz took to Instagram on Tuesday (March 24) to put together a "concert" made up entirely of FOB action figures.
Melissa Ethridge will go live on Facebook at 6 p.m. EST/3 p.m. PST.
Linkin Park celebrated the 20th anniversary of Hybrid Theory by reacting to never-before-seen concert footage from 2001. See it here.
Jimmie Allen announced that he will be performing live on all of his social channels on Thursday (March 26) at 5 p.m. EST/2 p.m. PST. He will be accompanied by a full band, and will perform songs including his two hits, "Best Shot" and "Make Me Want To."
Phish announced “Dinner and a Movie” series, in which every Tuesday they will present an archival video series at 8:30 p.m. EST on their Facebook page. First up tonight is Phish’s show from August 31, 2012 at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City, Colorado.
Armin van Buuren launched a live stream featuring reruns of A State Of Trance global sets and trance artists' new video mixes at 12 p.m. ET titled "Beat the Silence" on ASOT's Twitch, Facebook and YouTube channels.
This week marks another round of the Billboard Live At-Home series, with performances from Allen Stone, Lauren Jauregui, Madison Beer Allie X and more via Billboard's Facebook page. Check out Stone's performance here, and see the full schedule for the week here.
Garth Brooks has announced he will play a concert on his weekly "Inside Studio G" Facebook series tonight at 7:00 p.m. EST. The show will be just Brooks and a guitar (and possibly wife Trisha Yearwood) taking requests for up to an hour. SiriusXM will also broadcast the show on The Garth Channel (ch. 55), Brooks’ exclusive SiriusXM channel.
Miley Cyrus' "Bright Minded" series returns on Instagram Live at 2:30 p.m. EST with guests Ellen DeGeneres, Rickey Thompson and Emily Osment. Check out the full schedule for this week.
Death Cab for Cutie's Ben Gibbard has announced that he'll be providing fans with some in-home entertainment in the form of performances livestreamed from his home studio. In the latest episode, he covered John Lennon, Phoebe Bridgers, Bob Dylan, the Shins, Def Leppard, and the Flaming Lips. Watch all of the episodes.
Evanescence will perform on their Instagram Live at 12:00 p.m. PT for "Together, At Home: WHO-Global Citizen Solidarity Sessions."
Bastille will perform on their Instagram Live at 1:00 p.m. PT for "Together, At Home:WHO-Global Citizen Solidarity Sessions."
Miguel will perform on his Instagram Live at 1:30 p.m. PT for "Together, At Home:WHO-Global Citizen Solidarity Sessions."
Alex Aiono will perform on his Instagram Live at 3:00 p.m. PT for "Together, At Home:WHO-Global Citizen Solidarity Sessions."
Nashville's venerated Opry will continue to stream shows without an in-house audience on Saturday, March 21, with Vince Gill, Brad Paisley and Marty Stuart. In addition to streaming live, the show will also broadcast live on Circle Network.
Goo Goo Dolls' John Rzeznik performed an acoustic porch concert from Westfield, NJ as part of the “We Love Local” campaign, which is described as "a local fundraiser supporting independently-owned businesses in the town that have been impacted by the crisis." Watch it.
After being forced to cancel her fundraiser event to help at-risk youth, Jewel will host Live From San Quarantine: A Livestream Concert on both her Facebook and Instagram Saturday, March 21 at 5 p.m. PT to raise money for her Never Broken program powered by the Inspiring Children Foundation.
Sheryl Crow will lead "a mindfulness meditation" via Instagram Live at 10:00 a.m. EST.
Miley Cyrus' "Bright Minded" series continues today, this time with a stacked schedule: "Miley's morning announcements" will begin at 2:30 p.m. EST, followed by special guest Hailey Bieber and stars from RuPaul's Drag Race. Plus, catch up on yesterday's episode with Rita Ora and Jeremy Scott here.
"Together, At Home: WHO-Global Citizen Solidarity Sessions" continues today, when Julianne Hough will perform KINRGY, "a movement experience inspired by the elements," via Instagram Live at 2:00 p.m. EST. Hozier and OneRepublic will also perform via Instagram Live on their individual pages, at 3:00 p.m. EST and 4:00 p.m. EST, respectively. Celese will do the same at 4:30 p.m. EST, and Steve Aoki at 7:00 p.m. EST.
SiriusXM announced the launch of the Ultra Virtual Audio Festival on UMF Radio starting today. The limited-run radio channel will feature exclusive DJ sets from artists who were set to take the stage at the now-canceled Ultra Music Festival in Miami this weekend, including Armin van Buuren, Afrojack, Martin Garrix, Major Lazer and more.
The Aubreys (Finn Wolfhard and Malcom Craig) will play a few songs via live stream on Tuesday (March 24) at 4:00 p.m. EST/1:00 p.m. PST
Niall Horan and Common put their hands up for the next installment of "Together, At Home:Niall Horan," the virtual concert series which "aims to unite humanity at a time when many may feel isolated at home." Watch Horan's performance here, and watch Common's here.
Brad Paisley took requests from home for a Facebook Live concert. Watch it here.
Charli XCX has announced a new series of daily "self-isolating" Instagram livestream shows, kicking off today here at noon EST with guest Christine and the Queens. Diplo, Clairo, Rita Ora and many more are on the lineup for future episodes; check out the full schedule here. Christine and the Queens and a ski mask-wearing Charli XCX got existential while chatting about the ups and downs of their isolations, but both artists have been trying to channel their creativity during this time. Watch the episode with CATQ here, and the one with Diplo here.
Bono previewed a brand-new song via Facebook. “A little postcard from bubbling Dublin on St Patrick’s Day,” he said in the stream. “A little tune, made up here about an hour ago. I think it’s called ‘Let Your Love Be Known’ – let me know what you think.”
Luke Combs performed songs from his What You See Is What You Get album and more on Facebook and Instagram. Watch here.
Miley Cyrus went live on Instagram again for the second episode of her new series #BrightMinds, this time with guest Demi Lovato. Both former Disney Channel stars killed the "ANT" -- Automatic Negative Thoughts -- after Cyrus talked about feeling like "a fraud" when she didn't believe in her brand as a confident girl and the "Confident" singer disclosed she didn't actually feel that good about herself like the song suggested before the two turned the conversation around about using their platforms for good and accepting self-love. Watch the full episode here.
Keith Urban did a 32-minute set at his Nashville warehouse with wife Nicole Kidman by his side and streamed it live on Instagram. "Even though we can’t be in front of all of you guys tonight, I want to be able to play some songs and bring some entertainment to wherever you guys are watching," said Urban, who had been scheduled to perform.
Yo-Yo Ma took to social media on Monday (March 16) to share a song of comfort. "This is for the healthcare workers on the frontlines — the Sarabande from Bach’s Cello Suite No. 3," he wrote. "Your ability to balance human connection and scientific truth in service of us all gives me hope."
Yungblud raged out during a YouTube concert that featured appearances from Machine Gun Kelly, Bella Thorne and more. "Having the ability to connect with you ain’t gonna get taken away. f--- that. i can’t wait to see you," he previously tweeted. "Tell ya fookin mates. CONCERT MONDAY 7AM PST... I want the show to feel as real as possible."
American mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato and Polish tenor Piotr Beczala live-streamed a 90-minute performance of Massenet’s Werther from DiDonato's living room in the midst of the Metropolitan Opera's shutdown.
Diplo couldn't get enough, so he brought in some friends to dance along to a more uptempo Major Lazer mix on A Very Lazer Sunday.
Disney+ surprised families with "some fun and joy during this challenging period by bringing Frozen 2 to its streaming platform three months early.
Stuck at home, Diplo did what he always does: turned it into a party. The superstar producer gifted fans with an hour-plus chilled-out "Corona Sabbath" YouTube mix that featured tracks by everyone from Rihanna to Art of Noise, Autechre and Tourist and guest spinning by Rhye.
The Metropolitan Opera is temporarily closed over concerns about spreading the coronavirus, but beginning Monday (March 16), the Met Opera will stream titles from its Live in HD series through its website. The first offering will be a 2010 performance of Bizet’s Carmen. The daily streams will begin at 7:30 p.m. and be available for 20 hours.
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