Live stream Virtual Gig LIst: Rufus Wainwright; Oceanator; Bartees Strange; Tank and the Bangas; Mark Mallman; Rare Essence's MLK Weekend Celebration Concert

Rare Essence perform a Tiny Desk Concert on June 9, 2017.



On sale Sunday, January 10, 2021, 12:00 AM

During the COVID-19 pandemic, concerts have moved online as artists, venues and other outlets create new ways to re-imagine the live-music experience as social-distancing practices are commonplace. New platforms and ticketed online events have emerged as the music industry continues to innovate during this time.

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

All showtimes listed below are Central Standard Time (CST). Shows marked with ($) are ticketed events.

Boy Pablo: 10 a.m. on Vier ($)

Doug Seegers: 1 p.m. on Mandolin ($)

Jimmy Eat World: 4 p.m. on Jimmy Eat World's website ($)

Rufus Wainwright: 4 p.m. on Veeps

Melissa Etheridge: 5 p.m. on Etheridge TV ($)

Oceanator, Bartees Strange, Maneka: 6 p.m. on Surf ($)

Tank & The Bangas and the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra: 7 p.m. on Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra Online ($)

Doomtree TV: 8 p.m. on YouTube

Mark Mallman: 8 p.m., live from his bathtub, on YouTube and Facebook

Rhett Miller: 8 p.m. on Stage It ($)

Love You Madly: A Stream for Santa Cruz Fire Relief featuring Sammy Hagar, Boz Scaggs and Bonnie Raitt, Kevin Cronin (REO Speedwagon), Joe Satriani, Los Lobos and more: 9 p.m., encore broadcast (originally streamed Dec. 5, 2020), on YouTube

Rare Essence: Annual MLK Day Weekend Celebration Concert: 9 p.m. on Stage It ($)

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