Billie Eilish live at Music Midtown 2019
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
When Billie Eilish took the stage, she took the world’s imagination by storm, and “bad guy” proved her to be a great superstar. The unique sound, raw energy and one-of-a-kind connection to her fans has set her apart—and sets the stage at Music Midtown 2019. When she says, “Be in this moment with me,” it’s impossible not to be!
Disney Cruise Line’s 'Tangled: The Musical'
Set sail for a virtual viewing of Disney’s take on the classic tale of Rapunzel like only they can do… the 1-hour performance features all the energy, fanciful sets, and soaring voices you’d expect from House of Mouse. All aboard!
Roberto Bolle and Misty Copeland Dazzle in "Romeo and Juliet"
Teatro alla Scala
Ballet legends of today take on the legendary tale of Romeo and Juliet in this 2016 La Scala full production. We can’t decide what was more spellbinding – the dancing itself or the interviews and rehearsal footage with Misty Copeland and Roberto Bolle laced throughout the performance.
Red Hot Chili Peppers Live at Alcatraz
San Francisco, California USA
These 90s rock icons can dish out red hot performances onstage better than ever, and now you can watch them breakout at Alcatraz (no, no, not like that) as they run through the hits that made them famous worldwide and absolutely legendary live.
Post Malone x Nirvana Tribute
The April 24, 2020 Nirvana tribute livestream featured Post Malone bandmates playing together from their separate quarantine locations to raise funds for The United Nations Foundation’s COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund for The World Health Organization (WHO).
Hollywood Meets "Cinderella" in Paris Opera Ballet Production
Fairy tales, classic ballet and Hollywood collide in Rudolf Nureyev’s modern-day interpretation of the classic “Cinderella” story. Staged by Le Ballet de l’Opéra National de Paris in 2018, this full production is accessible for all ages and carries plenty of humorous moments (oh, those evil stepsisters….) along with its grace and modern flair.
Bruno Mars Super Bowl Halftime Show
Super Bowl XLVIII (Seahawks v Broncos)
Get ready to get Bowled over. If you didn’t catch Bruno Mars’ wild-and-crazy Halftime Show during the Big Game in 2014, get ready to score big: the entire performance is right here. By the time the Red Hot Chili Peppers arrive, the melding of musical minds is enough to win over any fan of electrifying live shows… no matter which team you rooted for.
Toro y Moi - Live from Trona
One thing’s for sure: we could all, always, use a little more chillwave in our lives. The American singer-songwriter Chaz Bear, known professionally as Toro y Moi, performs in San Bernardino, California with a live performance made unforgettable with its moody, otherworldly desert landscape. With performances during both day and night, there’s nothing else quite like this under the sun.
Disney's Frozen Live
Anaheim, California, USA
“Live” from the Hyperion Theatre at Disneyland Resort’s Disney California Adventure Park, watch the talented cast belt out… well, you know (gee, that rhymes). With enchanting sets and costumes and a healthy sprinkle of that famous Disney pixie dust, this performance is a smash hit with families and really anyone who enjoys a good show.
"Swan Lake" Ballet Alternate Endings
There exist many interpretations of this classic ballet piece, and endings in every direction. Choose your own adventure and explore what’s behind door #2 (through 10) with alternate endings from tragic to happily ever after. (Pro tip: look to the comments section for CliffsNotes on what’s going on with each interpretation).
Dave Mathews Band Weekly Drive-In Livestream
With its unique array of instruments and the folksy voice of the frontman, Dave Matthews Band has always been an original. Now, they’re talking an equally unique approach to performing in the time of social distancing: the Drive-In Concert Series, an archived concert posted weekly on Wednesday nights to feed the driving need for live music across the land (donations to Feed America accepted)!
The National @ Primavera Sound 2018
Primavera Sound Music Festival
Tune into some National treasures. This beloved rock band has spoken to fans’ hearts, minds and everything in between, and this epic set from Primavera Sound brings their sound to vivid life on stage (and streaming to your screen). Between the music and the spectacular lighting, you’ll be glad for this front-row seat.
Phish Rocks The Garden On New Year's Eve
Madison Square Garden
New York City, New York, USA
“That meatstick—->Auld Lang Syne—–>After Midnight was sick! Korda was on point!” If that means something to you, then you are no doubt a fan of “The Phish from Vermont.” If Phish is not necessarily your “AC/DC Bag,” this is worth a watch anyway due to the theatrics of this New Year’s Eve performance. Each year Phish turns it up a notch on New Year’s Eve and surprises the crowd with a stunt or unexpected antic. This historic version from The Garden lives on in Phish blogs and chatrooms worldwide as perhaps their best New Year’s Eve stunt ever, no small feat for a band with over thirty laps around the sun playing to audiences in packed venues worldwide.
BTW, Trey, if you are reading this….we love you. But not in a “stalky” way, we promise. Just because we have seen 100+ shows collectively doesn’t make us stalkers, does it? Okay, maybe we are stalkers. But benign stalkers! Call us and let’s talk it out, this doesn’t need to come between us. Seriously, give us a call. Why haven’t you called yet, Trey? Are you upset with us? We totally blew it! Now we feel sick.
RENT: Broadway Production (Full Live Performance, 2008)
New York City, New York, USA
One of Broadway’s longest running shows with a Tony and Pulitzer Prize to its credit, if you’ve not caught Rent in the Big Apple or on one of its many touring legs, it’s time to see what the fuss was about. Preferable to flicking on the big screen adaptation (IOHO), this version sizzles with the energy the only comes from live theater. Special treat: in the role of Mimi is the dazzling Renée Elise Goldsberry, who went on to win a Tony for her Hamilton performance originating Angelica Schuyler.
Grateful Dead @ Foxboro 1989
Foxborough, Massachusetts, USA
Prepare to jam with the ultimate jam band, man. This vintage 1989 performance captures the experience of following Grateful Dead on the road with founding member and guitar legend Jerry Garcia in his element… and his happy place. The bright, upbeat pathways of this musical adventure will take you to yours, too.
Tina Turner - Nice And Rough
Turn the clocks back to a vintage performance that will turn heads and turn your night into a dance party: Tina Turner! Her iconic powers play at their peak during this recording of her 1982 Nice and Rough tour. Love songs, breakup songs, covers and just timeless rhythms you gotta get down to: everything’s here, taking their timeless turns.
Khruangbin @ Villain
Good things come in threes, and this trio is a testament to that. As Khruangbin seamlessly blends soul, dub and psychedelia for a wild trip through a mind-blowing soundscape with Pitchfork Live, you can relive the hour of power at home… or anywhere the good vibes take you.
Kendrick Lamar - To Pimp A Butterfly Full Live Performance
Austin City Limits PBS WEBRip
Among hip-hop artists, Kendrick Lamar is uniquely award-winning; he has a Pulitzer to his name for his unique ability to craft rhymes that speak to the times, as well as the universal experiences that bond him to his fans. Watch him take Austin City Limits to a place of unlimited power with a performance of his album “To Pimp A Butterfly.”
Elton John - 60 Live At Madison Square Garden
New York City, New York, USA
This living icon changed the face of rock forever — sometimes with larger-than-life sunglasses, but often with an incredible talent for crafting irresistible songs that generations have come to know and love by heart. The powerhouse behind the piano takes the stage at the legendary Madison Square Garden with a set of equally legendary tunes.
Bon Iver: Full Concert | NPR MUSIC FRONT ROW
Brooklyn, New York, USA
The award-winning folk singer Justin Vernon, the mastermind behind Bon Iver took the stage at Pioneer Works, once an ironworks warehouse and now an art space, and the unique setting truly sets the stage for a one-of-a-kind set presented by NPR. Ranging from gentle strumming to all-out rocking, the power of this band truly Works on you.
The Killers - Live in Glasgow
The Killers rock their way all the way through sundown with a set from Glasgow that will have you vibing off their unbelievable energy. What started in a garage bursts into a stunning, electrifying large-scale celebration that will get stuck in your head for days as you move to the music.
Ed Sheeran: Intimate Live Gig
Ed Sheeran skyrocketed to superstar status with his love songs and sweethearted strings, and this live performance at Islington Assembly Hall shows you both the talent that brought him here and the loving fans who keep him in their hearts. You can hear them sing along; perhaps you’ll join in!
Arcade Fire - Live at Lollapalooza 2017
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Get fired up! Arcade Fire took indie rock to new epic scales of production and performance, and you can witness the enormous impact of their live shows and feel every righteous keystroke and bass line from their 2018 Lollapalooza performance. There’s a good chance your favorite of theirs is waiting along the way…
Iron Maiden Rock in Rio 2019
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
You may want to turn the volume up for this one. The English heavy metal band brings their louder-than-life performance at Rock in Rio 2019 to your happy head-banging home. Running to the hills through every epic classic from their catalog, this metal madness proves that rock lives on into legend status.
A Musical "Joint" from The Singing Lawyers - Don't Eat Your Weed??
The Law Offices of Hutson and Harris
Waco, Texas, United States
Usually getting legal advice is a necessary evil, kinda like going to the dentist or getting your oil changed (apologies to any attorneys out there, including my own brother who features in this performance). In this particular instance, musical hacks errr attorneys at law Will Hutson and Chris Harris put forward sage musical counsel articulating the perils of trying to destroy err digest evidence of your stash. So I take it from the title you aren’t supposed to eat your weed? I thought weed made you hungry? Or is it that lawyers are in the weeds with all the marijuana legislation? We’re so confused. As we try to come out of the fog, enjoy this legal rendition turned viral sensation. Is it sill analogous to a trip to the dentist? Perhaps, but with a healthy dose of the laughing gas before said dentist leans in with the “whirrrr” of the drill.
Radiohead - In Rainbows From The Basement (April 2008) At Home
The Hospital Club
Who knew some of the best music could come from a basement? Few bands have changed the landscape of music—and amassed a fanbase across multiple lands—quite like Radiohead, and it’s easy to see why with this intimate performance, a retrospective through some of their most beloved tracks throughout the years.
A Midsummer Night's Dream @ Shakespeare's Globe
The Dream is only the beginning! Some of the Shakespeare’s Globe Theater’s greatest productions, including A Midsummer Night’s Dream, are streaming in their entirety on YouTube. Bring home the Bard to laugh, cry and scoot to the end of your seat as these classic plays work their magic.
Vulfpeck Live at Madison Square Garden
New York City, New York, USA
Ready to get funky? This one-of-a-kind American funk group has amassed a loyal league of fans who love to move to their music, and now the world can share in that movement with their full live performance at Madison Square Garden! Also released as a live album, the vintage vibes, unique filming approach that favors the audience, and mid-show meditation (yes, really!) makes this a must-see.
Met Opera - One Free Show Daily
The Metropolitan Opera Online Shows
New York City, New York, USA
Mark your calendars – each night, the Met avails one FREE encore presentation from its Live in HD series. The star-studded shows spanning the past decade and a half post at 7:30 p.m. EDT nightly (each is viewable for 23 hours). Click and scroll down to the calendar for today’s free-of-charge offering; or subscribe to the On Demand paid service for full access to the vault.
Cirque du Soleil
Virtual Edition Performance
Montreal, Québec, Canada
Dedicated to fans worldwide who find themselves staying home, Cirque du Soleil Virtual Edition is a special that offers incredible angles and intimate access to scenes from acclaimed shows KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities, O, and LUZI. These breathtaking spectacles are as incredible onscreen as onstage!
Full Concert: National Symphony Orchestra Plays Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Washington D.C., USA
A powerful orchestral performance… with no strings attached! This free, full live performance of the works of Niccolò Paganini, one of Italy’s most famous composers and violinists, comes courtesy of the National Symphony Orchestra as Music Director Gianandrea Noseda pays homage to his home country. Love, Italian style!
Mariah Carey - Through The Rain/Make It Happen
Rise Up New York!
Leave it to Ms. Carey to carry your spirits to a new height, no matter what. Award-winning diva delivers a medley of “Through The Rain” and “Make It Happen” for Rise Up New York, a virtual telethon to raise funds for New Yorkers affected by the pandemic. This performance will lift your hope… and perhaps your body right out of your chair to dance!
"Swan Lake" Ballet
St. Petersburg Ballet Theatre
Seen the blockbuster movie but not the classic ballet at its heart? Wait no longer – the St Petersburg Ballet Theatre brings all the drama, beauty and more to your computer screen. Spoiler alert – it’s a low bar, but expect a happier ending in this version.
New York City, New York, USA
Ready to feast your eyes AND blow your mind? Dancing from New York City all the way to your screen, MICHIYAYA Dance proudly presents their surreal and haunting work /wē/. No matter how you interpret this mix of stage and screen performance, you’ll be astounded at the choreography and surprises along the way.
Mozart's "Magic Flute"
The Paris Opera’s full performance of the timeless opera The Magic Flute from Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. English subtitles, sublime scenery and costumes make this an approachable version of the master work.
Mozart's Violin Live in Concert
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Even though Mozart never made it to America to play, his music and violin did. See a program of world renowned pieces such as Violin Sonata played with the very instrument that made them famous.
Symphony Orchestra at Carnegie Hall
New York City, New York USA
The world’s first collaborative online orchestra performed at Carnegie Hall on April 15, 2009. Selected by the YouTube community and several members of the world’s most renowned orchestras, the YouTube Symphony Orchestra is made up of over 96 professional and amateur musicians from 30+ countries and territories on six continents and represents 26 different instruments.
Andrea Bocelli: Music For Hope - Live From Duomo di Milano
On Easter Sunday (April 12, 2020), by invitation of the City and of the Duomo cathedral of Milan, Italian global music icon Andrea Bocelli gave a solo performance representing a message of love, healing and hope to Italy and the world.
Sarah Brightman: Symphony Live in Vienna
Stephansdom (St. Stephen's) Cathedral
Symphony: Live in Vienna was a concert feast for the senses based on Sarah Brightman’s “Symphony” album. The 75-minute concert in the awe-inspiring cathedral complete with synchronized lighting was recorded January 16, 2008 in front of a small audience of invited guests and fans.
Party in the Streets with Carnival Performers
Rio Carnival 2019 The Samba Schools Parade (Sambadrome Marquês de Sapucaí)
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Street party to the max…music, dancing, color, MASSIVE floats! Enough energy to replace your morning dose of coffee. Harking back to 1723, the annual fete is the biggest carnival in the world, attracting 2 million people per day.