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Posted by on Mar 29, 2020

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Miss live music? Us too. Luckily, the music hasn’t stopped completely with many musicians taking to social media to livestream performances while passing around virtual tip jars (via venmo or paypal) and/or supporting local charities.

This is curated for our KUTX listeners and will be updated daily, until no longer needed.

Need a live music fix now? Revisit performance gems from our Studio 1A archives at LiveSessions.NPR.org/Austin.


Friday, January 15

Marching On
6p on Facebook, Twitch, YouTube, Instagram and Twitter

New York City’s City Parks Foundation’s Summerstage Anywhere presents Marching On: Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, a virtual celebration spotlighting performances of poetry, acting and music. Musical guests include Deva Mahal (“Stand In” is featured on today’s AMM); Tarriona “Tank” Ball (Tank and The Bangas); alto-saxophonist Lakecia Benjamin; singer, songwriter and musician C. Anthony Bryant; and harpist Brandee Younger (also featured on today’s AMM).

Stream here.

Henry Invisible
9p on Facebook, Twitch, YouTube and Twitter

Henry Invisible is a virtuoso in the realm of one-man bands, layering grooves, beats, crazy-good guitar and harmonies that collectively sound more like a huge funk outfit instead of one mad scientist. Join him in the newest installment of The Lovestream for a message of love and funk.

Stream here.

Thursday, January 21

John Doe
8p at the Cactus Cafe

Punk legend and Austin local John Doe will be concluding his livestream series with a special show broadcasted from The Cactus Cafe. The set will be all fan requests, which can be made on Instagram.

Purchase tickets here.

Friday, January 22

Adrianne Lenker
8p on Bandsintown Plus

As part of the first month of Bandsintown Plus, a new subscription-based streaming platform designed to help out artists at this time, Adrianne Lenker of Big Thief will be performing a special solo set. Her LP ‘songs’ and ‘instrumentals’ is out now.

More info here.

Saturday, January 23

Jeff Tweedy
8p on Bandsintown Plus

Performing for the new Bandsintown Plus, Jeff Tweedy of Wilco will play a set backed by a full band, including his son Spencer Tweedy on drums. Love is the King is out now.

More info here.

For more livestream listings, check out Austin 360.