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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 ($) are ticketed events.
Stuart Murdoch of Belle & Sebastian: 7:30 a.m. on Facebook
Dirty Dozen Brass Band: 3 p.m. on Facebook
Becky Buller; Barbaro: 3:30 p.m, part of Folk Alliance's International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) Showcase, on Folk Unlocked ($)
Cedric Burnside; Los Lobos and more: 3:30 p.m., part of Folk Alliance International's Ameri'Kana TV Showcase, on Folk Unlocked ($)
Chris Barron (Spin Doctors): 3:30 p.m. on Stage It ($)
The War and Treaty; May Erlewine; The Accidentals; Stephie James: 4:30 p.m., part of Folk Alliance International's Pure Michigan Showcase, on Folk Unlocked ($)
Low Cut Connie: 5 p.m. on Patreon ($)
Melissa Etheridge: 5 p.m. on Etheridge TV ($)
Keb' Mo'; Birds of Chicago and more: 5:30 p.m., part of Folk Alliance International's Yamaha and the Bluegrass Situation Showcase, on Folk Unlocked ($)
Brett Dennen: 7 p.m. on Mandolin ($)
Jearlyn & Jevetta Steele: 7 p.m., live from the Dakota in Minneapolis, on the Dakota's website
Psymon Spine and Hypoluxo: 7 p.m., Live from Baby’s All Right on BABY.tv ($)
Tancred: 7 p.m. on Bandcamp ($)
Tedeschi Trucks Band: 7 p.m. on Nugs TV ($)
Todd Rundgren: 7 p.m. on No Cap Shows ($)
Billie Eilish: 8 p.m., a live performance and "The World's a Little Blurry" debut, on YouTube
Brijean and Poolside: 8 p.m. on Bandsintown PLUS ($)
Caroline Rose: 8 p.m. on NoonChorus ($)
Trampled By Turtles: 8 p.m. on Mandolin ($)
Waltzer, Time Traveler, Woes, Ratboys: 8 p.m. on NoonChorus ($)
Julia Holter: 9 p.m. on Audiotree STAGED ($)
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