Staying in got you down? Whether you’re an out-of-towner waiting until you're next visit, or an Austinite missing local live music experiences during the period of social distancing, be sure to tune in to these live streaming events and concerts by Austin bands and musicians; from Austin, to wherever you may be.
Don't forget to tip the musicians! Look for links to donate on each event and artist's website.
Austin City Limits Live TV
Missing live shows from the iconic Austin City Limits at the Moody Theater in downtown Austin? Catch up on the latest tapings from the longest-running music series on American television with the PBS archives of Austin City Limits. Fan-favorite episodes from the recently broadcast Season 45 are available for streaming, in addition to the entire slate of programs from the previous two seasons of the acclaimed concert showcase. Prefer to watch on TV? Check your local PBS listings, visit your local PBS station website or PBS.org for airtimes.
Stream full episodes here: https://www.pbs.org/show/austin-city-limits/
Live from Indy Terrace by Austin Opera
Join Austin Opera for a new broadcast concert series on Facebook, where you'll see world-class artists performing from the rehearsal hall. The series features performances by artists like Metropolitan Opera Competition winner, soprano Elena Villalón, Austin Opera Principal Coach and pianist, Nyle Matsuoka, and more. If you can't tune in live, be sure to catch recordings on austinopera.org.
Fridays, 3 p.m. at https://www.facebook.com/AustinOpera/
DJ Mel’s Living Room Dance Party
Local artist DJ Mel is hosting Facebook Live #LivingRoomDanceParties, using the platform as an opportunity to plug local give-back opportunities for the live music community. Turn down the lights and enjoy a four-hour dance mix every Saturday night.
Saturdays, 6-10 p.m. at https://www.facebook.com/DJ-Mel-48330349120/