Notes From a Pandemic: See Fitz and Los Lobos from your car; stream Megan Thee Stallion, Inside Lands, Gavin Turek, Avett Brothers, Sugaray Rayford and more

Megan Thee Stallion


Tame Impala’s recently posted Tiny Desk (Home) Concert for NPR features Kevin Parker, along with Jay Watson and Dom Simper, performing the songs “Breathe Deeper,” “Is It True” and “Patience.”


Fitz & the Tantrums with ZZ Ward at the Ventura County Fairgrounds.
Metallica concert film at Concerts in Your Car, Ventura.
Los Lobos, Miriah Avila and Los Mysteriosos at the Citadel Outlet Mall.


* Due to COVID-19, Björk’s livestream performances from Iceland are postponed to January.

■ All day: Nick Cave’s BAD SEED TEEVEE continues on YouTube.
■ 4AM: Creamfields House Party 2020 with Deadmas5, Fat Boy Slim and more on YouTube.
■ 7AM: SummerStage Anywhere: Jazz celebrating Charlie Parker’s Centennial with the digital Charlie Parker Jazz Festival on Instagram.
■ 8AM: TD Uptown Live with Warren Dean Flandez on Virtual Edition.
■ 10AM: The Dunwells on Facebook.
■ 10AM: The Mermaid Parade “Tail-a-Thon” with Ben Gibbard, Arlo Guthrie, Glenn Mercer (The Feelies) and more on
■ 10AM: Sofi Tukker (dj set and more) on Instagram.
■ 10AM: The Who “Join Together @ Home” series with “Tommy” at the Royal Albert Hall (2017) on YouTube.
■ 11AM: Beats by Girlz with Val Fleury on Twitch and YouTube.
■ 11AM: The Roots’ DJ Questlove’s “#QuestosWreckaStow” on YouTube.
■ 11AM: Trivium “The Deepest Cuts” on Twitch.
■ 12PM:
Country Sway’s “Summer Sway Streamathon” on Facebook.
■ 12PM: Holly Cronin on YouTube.
■ 12PM:
Kodaline via DICE.
■ 12PM: Leimert Park Jazz Festival with Michael O’Neill & Friends, Munyungo Jackson’s Jungle Jazz Quartet, Sy Smith feat. the Myron McKinley Trio, MFUO and Dwight Trible on Facebook (more info).
■ 12PM: Rock & Rock Playhouse on Facebook.
■ 12PM: Snow Patrol’s “Saturday Songwrite” on Instagram.
■ 12PM: Tim Burgess Listening (Watch) Party of Rising Phoenix” (via Netflix) with Paralympics Film on Twitter (#TimsTwitterListeningParty) (replay here).
■ 1PM/3:45PM: Idles livestream (tickets).
■ 1PM: No Jing Bang Soundclash: Round 2 on Serato’s Twitch.
■ 2PM: Beats by Dre and Serato’s “Clubhouse Global” (every Saturday) with the 14th Annual Manifesto Festival feat. Koffee (live from Jamaica), Tobi (live from Toronto) and more (rsvp here).
■ 2PM: Day Trip with Adam Auburn, Born Dirty, Claude VonStroke, Cut Snake, Dillon McDaniel, Justin Jay, Sacha Robotti and more on Facebook and Insomniac TV.
■ 2PM: The Grammy Museum “Spotlight Saturdays” with Jeremy Zucker here today.
■ 2PM: Tim Burgess Listening Party with The Strokes and their album “Is This It” with producer Gordon Raphael on Twitter (#TimsTwitterListeningParty) (replay here).
■ 2:10PM: United We Stream Australia with Nina Las Vegas and more on and
■ 3PM: Down celebrating their 25th anniversary (NOLA band lineup) with The Quarter Century Throwdown (tickets).

■ 3PM: Megan Thee Stallion (tickets).
■ 3:20PM: Blue Ox Virtual Music Festival “Live from the Pines” (Whispering Pines Campground in Eau Claire, Wisconsin) with Chicken Wire Empire, Armchair Boogie, Charlie Parr and Old Salt Union (archival set) on YouTube and Facebook.
■ 3:30PM: CocteauFest (Cocteau Twins annual fan event) on Twitch.
■ 3:30PM: Green Galactic with Lynn Tejada and Katie Buenneke on Instagram.
■ 4PM: Inside Lands with Zhu, Sofi Tukker, LCD Soundsystem, Anderson .Paak & the Free Nationals, Kehlani, Yung Bae, Beignets & Bounce Showdown (feat. Katey Red), Cage the Elephant, Nathaniel Rateliff, Rexx Life Raj, Elton John, Brittany Howard, Above & Beyond, Sharon Van Etten, Hinds, Mxmtoon, D’Angelo and the Vanguard, Amy Allen, Disclosure, Nap Eyes, Beach House, Amo Amo and more on Twitch.TV (more info).
■ 4PM: Ladies First with Akua Naru, Lisa Vazquez, Annalyze, Jeia, New Fame, Aubrey West, E-Turn, Boog Brown, Pattyclover, Prowess The Testament and MoZaic on NoonChorus.
■ 4PM: Lady Lamp live from the Hive (tickets).
■ 4PM: Lee Ranaldo (Sonic Youth) reading Homer’s “The Odyssey” on Facebook, YouTube, and Oklahoma Contemporary.
■ 4PM: NPR Live Sessions with Josh Kimbrough on their website.
■ 4PM: “Pride and Prejudice” on Broadway On Demand.
■ 4PM: Record Store Day “Drop” celebration with Surfer Blood and Hiss Golden Messenger, and Galaxie 500 tributes from Thurston Moore, Real Estate, Stephen Merritt, Versus and Circuit des Yeux on Rough Trade’s Instagram.
■ 4PM: Square Roots Festival with The O’My’s, Dehd, Frank Waln, Bomba con Buya and Andrew Sa on their website.
■ 5PM: American Aquarium playing their album “Lamentations” live from Athens, GA (tickets).
■ 5PM: The Arkells on Live Nation.
■ 5PM: Billy Hector birthday bash on his website.
■ 5PM: Frute livestreaming their new album “Stephen Hawking Told Me So!” on Facebook.
■ 5PM: LACMA’s “Meet the Musicians Live! Latin Sounds” with Kátia Moraes on Zoom (rsvp here).
■ 5:15PM: Schema on Twitch.
■ 5:30PM: The Avett Brothers performing their new album “The Third Gleam” live from the Charlotte Motor Speedway on Nugs TV.
■ 6PM: Anders Osborne from Tipitina’s in New Orleans on Nugs TV.
■ 6PM: Cordovas on Facebook and Instagram.
■ 6PM: DYGL on NoonChorus.
■ 6PM: Experimental Sound Studio: The Quarantine Concerts with Arnold Dreyblatt, Pita & Tina Frank, Tony Buck, Bill Orcutt and Chris Abrahams on their website.
■ 6PM: Drew Holcomb’s “Kitchen Covers” on Instagram and Facebook.
■ 6PM: Kurt Elling live from the Green Mill on NoonChorus.
■ 6PM: Orville Peck (tickets).
■ 6PM: Six at Six with Paul & Oates (qui, c*nts, hepa.titus) on the Satellite’s Instagram.
■ 6PM: Yacht Rock Revue on Facebook.
■ 7PM: Ani DiFranco’s Righteous Babe Radio on here (every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday).
■ 7PM: iHC Live: Franki Chan’s iHC Dance Party on Instagram and Twitch.
■ 7PM: Jeff Tweedy and family on Instagram.
■ 8PM: Festival d’Été Francophone de Vancouver with Matt Stern, Kelly Bado and Kiana Soleil on their website.
■ 8PM: Diplo & Dillon Francis on YouTube.
■ 8PM: Hartland Hootenanny with Keith Secor (Old Crow Medicine Show) and Kendell Marvel on YouTube.
■ 8PM: Kulak’s Woodshed archive stream on Facebook.
■ 8PM: Pershing Square “At Home Concert Series” with Sugaray Rayford on YouTube.
■ 8PM: Skirball Stages: Gavin Turek and Ak Dan Gwang Chil (rsvp here, archived later on YouTube).
■ 9PM: Curt Barlage “Live by the Socially Distant Firepit” on Instagram.

■ 11PM: Moon Boots, Amber Valentine, Dino Soccio, Eli Escobar and more on Desert Hearts’ Twitch.
■ 4AM: Creamfields House Party 2020 with Deadmas5, Fat Boy Slim and more on YouTube.
■ 4AM: Idles livestream (tickets).