Today’s livestreams (James Blake, Metallica, Metronomy’s Joe Mount, Lido Pimienta, more)
NOTE: We post the newest livestreams in a new post every day. Make sure you're reading the newest edition of our roundup - check the livestream tag HERE for the latest.
LAST UPDATED: 4/6 at 6:09 PM
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 (Monday, 4/6):
Rough Trade's weekday Instagram TV series, Rough Trade Transmissions, continues at 1 PM ET
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"
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!"
Shannon Lay on Mondays at 3 PM ET on Instagram.
Charli XCX is doing a "self-isolation Instagram livestream" every afternoon at 3 PM ET on Instagram.
Rolling Stone releases new episodes of their video series "In My Room" on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 3 PM ET on Instagram.
James Blake at 4 PM ET on Instagram.
Watch a previous unseen U.S. Girls studio session, "Live at the Bunker," on YouTube at 4 PM ET.
The National are streaming something at 5 PM ET.
Members of classic Britpop bands are hosting interactive online listening parties. Tonight they'll discuss Shame's Songs of Praise at 4 PM ET and Super Furry Animals Mwng at 5 PM ET.
Christine and the Queens is 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.
Downtown Boys on Instagram at 5:30 PM ET, every day.
City Winery's Passover variety show, The Downtown Seder, streams on YouTube at 6 PM ET, with Lewis Black, David Broza & Peter Yarrow, Judy Gold, Perry Ferrell, Speech, Jerry Nadler, Al Franken, Max Weinberg, Seth Herzog, Paul Shapiro, Catherine Russell, Langhorne Slim, Rabbi Amichai Lau-Lavie, Sandra Bernhard, Joel Chasnoff, Shep Gordon, RAchael Sage, Dr. Ruth, Edafe Okporo, Hunter Johannson, Betty and more.
Amanda Shires is livestreaming "most days" at 6 PM ET on YouTube.
Chris Carrabba of Dashboard Confessional at 6 PM ET on Instagram.
Butterboy, hosted by Aparna Nancherla, Maeve Higgins and Jo Firestone, and with appearances from Roy Wood Jr, Ashley Brooke Roberts, Chris Garcia, Maggie Maye, Robert Dean and more, at 7 PM ET. Tickets are on sale now.
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 Bellini’s Norma and today it's Verdi’s Aida.
H.E.R. launches "Girls With Guitars," a performance and conversation series, tonight at 8 PM ET on Instagram.
Metallica are streaming previous concerts at 8 PM ET on Monday nights on YouTube. Update: this week was live in Copenhagen on 7/22/2009. Watch:
Chris Conley of Saves the Day on AP's "Digital Happy Hour" at 8 PM ET on Instagram.
Saint Vitus' interview series streams weeknights at 8 PM ET on Instagram. Tonight's is with Spencer Hazard of Full of Hell.
Levi's will "bring you live performances from some of your favorite artists" every weekday at 8:01 PM ET on Instagram.
Reverend Vince and the Love Choir every Monday at 9 PM ET on Instagram.
Jeff Tweedy livestreams "The Tweedy Show" at 10:15 PM ET on Instagram most nights.
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.
Neil Finn is streaming live audio "most afternoons" via Fangradio. Times may vary.
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 Baroness, 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, Angel Olsen covering Roxy Music, The Tallest Man on Earth covering Wilco, Phoebe Bridgers covering Conor Oberst, and Code Orange.
Mark Hoppus of blink-182 has been playing Animal Crossing on Twitch, while also playing some acoustic guitar. In one of his recent videos, he (sort of) covered Jimmy Eat World's "Crush."
Tuesday, April 7
M. Ward is doing a livestream release show at 2 PM ET via NPR Music Live Sessions.
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.
Peel Dream Magazine at 5 PM ET on Instagram.
Phish will show previous shows every Tuesday "for a while" at 8:30 PM ET on webcast.livephish.com for their "Dinner And A Movie: An Archival Video Series."
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 Friays" on Fridays at 10 PM ET, and "Coronight Fever" on Saturdays at 11 PM ET.
Wednesday, April 8
Bethany Cosentino of Best Coast is hosting a quarantine radio show, Bethline, on Wednesdays at
The Frights at 10 PM ET on Instagram, performing You Are Going to Hate This.
Julian Koster of The Music Tapes, Neutral Milk Hotel and The Elephant 6 Collective, is bringing a "show of songs, stories, and games from The Orbiting Human Circus and The Music Tapes and more" to YouTube at 10:30 PM ET.
Sondre Lerche is streaming home shows every Wednesday on Facebook, time TBA.
Thursday, April 9
Mirah is livestreaming on Instagram every Thursday at 8 PM ET.
Ben Gibbard's daily livestreams are over, but he'll now do them once a week on Thursdays at 9 PM ET. More info and video of Sunday's all-covers set here.
Friday, April 10
Coachella: 20 Years in the Desert premieres on YouTube at 3 PM ET.
Low on Instagram at 4 PM ET, every Friday.
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 4 PM ET on Instagram.
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.
Insomnium and Omnium Gatherum at 7 PM ET on East Coast Events.
Jessie Reyez at 9 PM ET on Instagram, part of NYX Cosmetic's #EpicTogether Virtual Music Festival.
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.
Saturday, April 11
Sennheiser is livestreaming performances on Instagram, including Claud at 4 PM ET.
Nether Meant, with American Football, Anamanaguchi, Baths, Bean Boy & Folie, Drive45, Hana, Iglooghost & Kai Whiston & BABii, Lewis Grant, Meishi Smile, Nebita & Atura, onlytom, Planet 1999, Robin & Murder Club, Six Impala, Skylar Spence, WAVEDASH, and Y2K & Sleepycatt on Minecraft and Twitch at 6 PM ET.
The Frights at 7 PM ET on Instagram, performing their self-titled album.
Kim Petras at 9 PM ET on Instagram, part of NYX Cosmetic's #EpicTogether Virtual Music Festival.
Sunday, April 12
Princess Nokia at 9 PM ET on Instagram, part of NYX Cosmetic's #EpicTogether Virtual Music Festival.
Friday, April 17
Nadia Reid is doing a concert on Zoom at 6 AM ET, and tickets are on sale.
Saturday, April 25
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.
Browse our livestream tag for more.