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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 ($) are ticketed events.
Todd Snider: 11 a.m. on the Purple Building Nashville website ($)
Rhett Miller: noon on Stage It ($)
Chris Thile’s ‘Music is Life is Music’ Masterclass Series: 1 p.m. on Mandolin ($)
Julian Lage: 1 p.m., Guitar Study Masterclass, on Mandolin ($)
Barenaked Ladies: 2 p.m. on Sessions Live ($)
Gaelynn Lea: 2 p.m. on YouTube
Joe Bonamassa: 2 p.m. on YouTube
Billy McLaughlin and The Church of The Lost Souls with special guests Turn Turn Turn: 4:30 p.m., live from the Parkway Theater in Minneapolis, on YouTube
John McCutcheon: 6 p.m. on Mandolin ($)
Ani DiFranco: 7 p.m. on Mandolin ($)
The Decemberists: 7 p.m. on Mandolin ($)
The Mountain Goats: 7 p.m. on Noon Chorus ($)
Sierra Ferrell: 7:30 p.m., Honky-Tonk Night live from the American Legion Post 82 in Nashville, on Mandolin ($)
The Wild Feathers: 8 p.m., live from 3rd and Lindsley in Nashville, on Nugs TV
Björk with a 15-piece chamber ensemble from Iceland Symphony Orchestra and conductor Bjarni Frímann Bjarnason: 9 p.m. on Dice ($)
Grant-Lee Phillips: 9 p.m. on Stage It ($)
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