Hand Picked Live-Streams To Keep You Moving
Updated: May 22
As festival season remains on pause due to the COVID-19 crisis that is happening around the world, festivals, promoters and artists continue to host live stream performances to keep people dancing at home. We’ve rounded up some of our top virtual events going on this week, along with our most-loved re-watchable sets that are still available online. Even though we’re not able to dance together in our favorite venues, we can all tune in online together to enjoy performances by artists we love. Keep the festival vibes going by checking out these upcoming live streams and signing up to be a Festival Ambassador.
Upcoming Live Streams:
Industry behemoths Brownies & Lemonade and Monstercat will host Home Frequency this Thursday at 5 PM ET. The virtual festival will boast sets by Peekaboo, Trivecta and Mija, who will play a “mostly DNB set.” All proceeds from the event will benefit Sweet Relief Musicians Fund. RSVP here.
Tune in this Thursday at 7 PM ET for Twenty Twenty Global, presented by the team at 20/20 LDN Recordings. This week will mark the seventh installment of the nine-part series, and it will feature performances by Two Fingers, G Jones, Ivy Lab and Little Snake with visuals from Slim Boogie and Savvy Lo. The live stream will be presented on Twitch, YouTube and Facebook.
Quality Goods Exports Digital Festival will continue for a second weekend, beginning this Thursday and running through Saturday. The virtual event will feature performances from artists such as Holly, Aedan and Tapecut. The digital festival is presented by trap producer UZ and his label Quality Goods Records in partnership with promoters and venues around the world, such as Disco Donnie, Australia’s Chinese Laundry and China’s SHFT Asia. Watch the live stream on Twitch.
NYC's own rising bass house star premieres his new Illusions live-stream show this Saturday, May 16th from 8-10 PM ET. RSVP here for first access to the live-stream link & a chance to win free merch.
The acclaimed producer will take to Mad Decent’s Twitch this Thursday at 10 PM ET.
Taking place during the festival’s original dates of May 15-17, the EDC Vegas Virtual Rave-a-Thon will boast three days of performances by many artists that were originally scheduled to perform at EDC Las Vegas 2020. The live stream will feature multiple stages that will be broadcast across two channels, and it will be hosted by Insomniac founder Pasquale Rotella. The lineup for the digital festival includes artists such as Kaskade, Nicole Moudaber, ATLiens and Tokimonsta. Catch the virtual event from 8 PM until 5 AM ET on YouTube, Twitch or Littlestar. In the meantime, you can watch Insomniac Rewind, which is a 24/7 stream of previous Insomniac festivals.
Beginning Friday at 5 PM ET, the 24-hour live stream event will feature the likes of Blond:ish, Guy Mantzur, Amine K and more. The San Francisco-based promotional company will go live on Facebook, Instagram and Twitch.
Guy J’s label Lost & Found Records will host a virtual festival via Twitch on Saturday beginning at 12 PM ET. This week’s digital event will showcase performances by Chicola, Eli Nissan b2b Ken, Roy Rosenfeld and more.
Catch the duo going live daily at 1 PM ET.
Get your daily dose of Dash Berlin at 2 PM ET on Twitch.
Catch John Digweed’s Bunker Sessions on Saturdays via Facebook.
Stream Morgan Page on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays via Facebook.
Re-watchable Virtual Sets:
This B2B set was epic and made us feel like we were back to dancing in a warehouse.
This virtual performance will have you grooving.
Not only did he drop a new song, but he also mixed “Language” with Avril Lavigne’s “I’m With You.” Legendary.
This set is absolutely filthy.
This live stream had us daydreaming of being back in Ibiza.
She brought the tech house Dirtybird vibes we’ve been needing.
Our Top Five Picks:
Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas Virtual Rave-a-Thon: We can’t wait to dance under the electric sky again, even if it’s from our own homes.
Destructo: There’s no better way to start your Sunday than with one of his Sunrise Sermons.
Dirtybird Live With Claude VonStroke: We can’t wait to see what Claude has in store.
Porter Robinson For Secret Sky: This was his first performance since releasing his latest singles, and it was everything we wanted and more.
Charlotte de Witte B2B Enrico Sangiuliano: We couldn’t stop dancing to this live stream.
Written by: Lisa Kocay