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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 Daylight Time (CDT). Shows marked with ($) are ticketed events.
Pabllo Vittar's 111 IMVU Halloween Club Night (in Europe) with Christine and The Queens, Maya Jane Coles, Goddollars, Paradise, Newbody, Alice Glass, Romy (of The xx), Gvajardo, Pabllo Vittar, Purity Ring, Milian Dolla, Nina Kraviz, Fecal Matter, Wax Wings, Kim Petras, Jayda G, Likwid, Kelly Lee Owens, Ela Minus, Flower Boy: 7 a.m. on Dice
Ratboys Halloween Telethon (to benefit the Equal Justice Initiative and Girls Rock! Chicago) featuring Adult Mom, Anjimile, Another Michael, Avery Springer, Bad Bad Hats, Bartees Strange, Carmen Perry, Case Oats, Cheekface, Chris Farren, Conor Murphy, Coool, Deep Sea Diver, Diet Cig, Disq, Double Grave, Ellis, Illuminati Hotties, Jamie Coletta, Kevin Duquette, Laura Stevenson, Mamalarky, Maxwell Stern, Mini Trees, Mint Green, Nectar, Oceanator, Phony, Pet Symmetry, Pool Kids, Prince Daddy & The Hyena, Proper., Racones, Rosie Tucker, Same, Sinai Vessel, Skatune Network, Slingshot Dakota, The Beths, Why Bonnie, Wild Pink, World's Greatest Dad, V.V. Lightbody, Ratboys: noon on watchratboys.com (payment not required, but donations encouraged)
MGMT (listening party): 2 p.m. on Tim's Twitter listening party
Mr. Bungle: 2 p.m. on Mr. Bungle website ($)
The Cure: 2 p.m., 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. on the Teenage Cancer Trust website
Flying Lotus: 4 p.m. on Mixcloud ($)
Halloween Masquerade: Big Freedia with DJPoppa, DJ Kelly: 4 p.m. on Twitch
Low Cut Connie: 5 p.m. on Facebook and Instagram
Melissa Etheridge: 5 p.m. on Etheridge TV ($)
Rolling Loud hip-hop festival: Trippie Redd, Lil Pump, The Kid Laroi and more: 5 p.m. on Twitch
Dark Star Orchestra: 6 p.m. on Fans Live ($)
Disposable America Halloween Party featuring Oceanator (covering Elliott Smith), Horse Jumper of Love (covering Gram Parsons) and more: 6 p.m. on Twitch
Greensky Bluegrass: 6 p.m. on Hy Fi ($)
Soul Summit: 6 p.m. on Twitch
The Disco Biscuits: 6 p.m. on Couch Tour ($)
Pigeons Playing Ping Pong: 6:15 p.m. on Fans Live ($)
Phish - streaming three previous “Costume Sets”: 7:30 p.m. on LivePhish and YouTube
Superior Siren: 7 p.m., Halloween Rent Party, on Stream Labs ($)
Animal Collective: 8 p.m. on Nugs TV ($)
Death Valley Girls: 8 p.m. on Noon Chorus ($)
Galactic Halloween Special featuring Derek Smalls (of Spinal Tap): 8 p.m. on Nugs TV ($)
House of Nod Halloween Special with Japanese Breakfast, Lexie, Gabby's World, The Dead Elvi, Slight Of, The Glow: 8 p.m. on Eventbrite ($)
Circuit des Yeux: sad songs cover set: 8:30 p.m. on YouTube
Faint of Heart: a late-night livestream DJ set feat. The Crunchy Bunch and Kevin Craig: 9 p.m., live from the Sacred Heart music center in Duluth, Minn., on Twitch
Throw Rag: 10 p.m. on Veeps ($)
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