With the recent outbreak of coronavirus, gigs, festivals and tours around the world are being cancelled. A number of artists and curators have begun to set up virtual tours and gigs – here’s a list of some of the ones to look out for!
#TogetherAtHome series : Big artists from across the world such as John Legend and Chris Martin are streaming live on Instagram in the coming days.
BME Sessions : YouTube stream showcasing bands who were due to play SXSW festival, available here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NOv5Dz8DnHE&feature=emb_logo
Left Bank Music Fest : International independent artists playing shows from 17th till 22nd March, live at leftbankmag.com/leftbanklive
Christine and the Queens : Streaming live daily on Instagram here: https://www.instagram.com/christineandthequeens/
Tessa Violet : Playing shows on 13th, 15th, 19th, 22nd, 26th and 29th March – streaming here on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOw4v1j3QnzH7X4krQAS7fg
Easy Life : Live-streaming daily from their Instagram at 4:20pm (GMT): https://www.instagram.com/easylife/
Yungblud : Streamed a full show on 16th March, still available to watch here: https://youtu.be/usms-qHCADA
Matt Thomson (The Amazons) : Live on instagram on 17th March, here: https://www.instagram.com/jimmys/
Fuzzy Sun: Live on instagram on 18th March, here: https://www.instagram.com/jimmys/
Larkins : Acoustic show livestreamed on Instagram on 19th March: https://www.instagram.com/larkinsband/
Celeste : Live on Instagram on 20th March, here: https://www.instagram.com/celeste/?igshid=1xvozj4ablri6
Quarantine Karaoke : Hosted by Jack Saunders, featuring artists such as Matt Thomson (The Amazons), Kieran Shudall (Circa Waves), Jade Bird, Yungblud and more, live-streaming here on 22nd March: https://instagram.com/jackxsaunders?igshid=oclk9ibtzc3m
+ more to come