Live stream Virtual Gig List: John Legend; Nada Surf; Waxahatchee; Sasami; Fontaines D.C.; Grace Potter; the Marcus King Band and more

John Legend




In this unprecedented public health emergency, concerts of all sizes have been cancelled or postponed around the world. Minnesota musicians are among those connecting with audiences online as artists and fans practice the social distance required to slow the spread of COVID-19. It’s a scary time, but as in other tough times, people are turning to musicians and other artists to lend comfort and inspiration.

If you’re an artist planning a virtual gig online, or if you’re a fan aware of an upcoming performance, please use this form to let us know! We’re especially on the lookout for Minnesota artists’ virtual shows, but are happy to include any artist of interest to The Current’s audience. All times below are CDT.

John Legend: 9 a.m. on YouTube

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania'’s virtual Musikfest continues with performances from Nada Surf, Waxahatchee, The Districts, Manchester Orchestra, and more: 11 a.m. on NPR Live Sessions

Craig David: noon on Instagram

Sofi Tukker: noon on Instagram

Sasami: 1 p.m. on Youtube

Fontaines D.C. 2 p.m. on the Fontaines D.C. website (note: subscribing to Fontaines D.C.'s newsletter is required to view the concert)

Kenny Beats: 2 p.m. on Twitch

David Garibaldi: 4 p.m. on Instagram

Grace Potter: 7 p.m. on Facebook and YouTube

Metallica: 7 p.m. "Live from the Archives," on YouTube, Facebook and Nugs TV

Robin Barnes: 7 p.m. on Facebook

String Cheese Incident: 7 p.m. on Youtube and Facebook

The Marcus King Band: 8 p.m. on Marcus King Band website

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