As we all wait to see how the ongoing COVID-19 crisis will affect upcoming live events, we at Alabaster CityFest, our sponsors and the Alabaster Arts Council want to offer some entertaining, fun and educational music events you can watch—and some even LIVE—from home with streaming services and social platforms. We will add to the list as we hear about more. If you want to suggest similar events you don’t see here, or just a great concert you saw online (no bootlegs, and keep it within the last decade, please), email us at artists@alabastercityfest.com.

April 29: The Grammy Museum is releasing its digital public program with Brett Young here.

April 27: The Grammy Museum is releasing its digital public program with Sabrina Carpenter here.

April 25: The Grammy Museum is releasing its digital public program with Ben Platt here.

April 22: The Grammy Museum is releasing its digital public program with Courtney Barnett here.

April 20: The Grammy Museum is releasing its digital public program with Richard Marx here.

April 18: The Grammy Museum is releasing its digital public program with Los Tigres del Norte here.

April 15: The Grammy Museum is releasing its digital public program with Alice Merton here.

April 13: The Grammy Museum is releasing its digital public program with Common here.

April 11: The Grammy Museum is releasing its digital public program with Tanya Tucker, Brandi Carlile and Shooter Jennings here.

Facebook Live will be hosting Human to Human, a benefit event from noon to midnight ET. Confirmed performances include Alec Bejanim, Andrew McMahon, Butch Walker, Grouplove, Hunter Hayes, Jensen McRae, Jewel, Lauren Daigle, Lucie Silvas, Nicolas Petricca (Walk The Moon), Sam Nelson Harris (X Ambassadors), Skylar Grey, Tim McIlrath (Rise Against), Tori Kelly and more. Proceeds from the event will benefit PLUS1’s COVID-19 Relief Fund working in conjunction with MusiCares and Sweet Relief. Viewers will be to contribute via Facebook’s Donate feature or by texting PLUS1H2H to 50155.

April 10: Coachella: 20 Years in the Desert, the documentary about the annual music festival, hits streaming services on the date it was originally supposed to open.

Overcoats’ JJ and Hana are hosting an IG Live series Friday Night Fights, where they perform songs, host game shows and more in lieu of their planned spring tour.

April 8: The Grammy Museum is releasing its digital public program with Andrea Bocelli, Matteo Bocelli and Bob Ezrin here.

April 6: The Grammy Museum is releasing its digital public program with Kool And the Gang here.

Broadway.com will livestream a reading by Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Zachary Quinto and Ari Graynor of the late Terrence McNally’s acclaimed 1991 play Lips Together, Teeth Apart to benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS’ COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Fund. The livestream will be dedicated to McNally, who died on March 24 of COVID-19 complications. Watch here at 8 p.m. EST.

April 5: ACM Presents: Our Country on CBS (8pm ET) will feature at-home performances from country superstars on April 5.

Diplo will DJ his Corona World Tour on YouTube, Instagram and Twitch at 6 p,m. ET.

Chris Freeman plays Martin Guitar Presents Jam In Place at noon ET.

April 4: G. Love plays Martin Guitar Presents Jam In Place at 4:30 p.m. ET.

The Grammy Museum is releasing its digital public program with Greta Van Fleet here.

Diplo will DJ his Corona World Tour on YouTube, Instagram and Twitch at 11 p,m. ET.

Adeline will play Brooklyn Museum’s Virtual First Saturday at 6:30 p.m. ET on Facebook Live and Zoom.

April 3: Haley Reinhart (3 p.m. ET/noon PT) and Hozier (5 p.m. ET/2 p.m. PT) are Friday’s Billboard Live At-Home performers. Tune in to Billboard‘s Facebook page to watch live.

Miley Cyrus has lined up Elton John, Jimmy Fallon, Selena Gomez and Kerry Washington as today’s Bright Minded guests on Instagram Live at 2:30 p.m. EST.

MTV Unplugged at Home will feature Shaggy, Alessia Cara, Jewel, Melissa Etheridge, Monsta X, Bazzi, CNCO and Finneas performing from the comfort of their homes. Cara will perform today at 12:00 p.m. EST/9:00 a.m. PST. Performances will stream via MTV’s YouTube, Instagram and Twitter accounts.

Lainey Wilson will go live on Amazon Music’s Twitch at 1 p.m. PST.

Chase Rice will go live on his Instagram and Facebook page, as well as Jack Daniel’s Facebook page at 4 p.m. PST.

Asher Angel will host a performance and Q&A here at 7 p.m. EST.

At 9 p.m. ET, the Motown DJ Dance Party will feature Carl “DJ iNViSiBLE” Hollier mixing Motown faves for an hour via the Motown Museum’s Instagram channel.

Proximity will host a Digital Mirage Online Music Festival starting at 3 p.m. EST through Sunday here. The festival is raising funds for the Sweet Relief: Musicians Fund.

Overcoats’ JJ and Hana are hosting an IG Live series Friday Night Fights, where they perform songs, host game shows and more in lieu of their planned spring tour.

Charlie Worsham performs on Martin Guitar Presents Jam In Place at 1:00 p.m. EST.

Diplo will DJ his Corona World Tour on YouTube, Instagram and Twitch at 11 p,m. ET.

A cappella group Straight No Chaser will premiere a live full concert shot at Red Rocks at 4:30 p.m. PST/7:30 p.m. EST on their YouTube channel.

Sofa Sets Livestream Festival will air here starting at 3:00 p.m. EST with performances from Aurora, Jade Bird, Taylor Janzen, mxmtoon, Hamilton Leithauser and Mansionair. Sofa Sets will give viewers the chance to donate directly to charities in their area supporting those most economically impacted by the disease.

Hormel Foods will host a live virtual concert with The Voice runner-up Chris Kroeze, country singer Natalie Murphey and singer-songwriter/television personality Nick Hoffman. The company is also donating $1 million in cash and product to assist nonprofits with their efforts amid the pandemic. Tune in at 8:00 p.m. EST via YouTube Live.

Streaming

If you have a Netflix or Amazon Prime account, we think these concerts are pretty great. (NOTE: Some may have curse words here and there; use your judgement based on the band!)

AC/DC – Hell’s Highway Live https://www.amazon.com/AC-DC-Hells-Highway-Live/dp/B00G2H9768
Alan Jackson – Small Town Southern Man https://www.amazon.com/Alan-Jackson-Small-Town-Southern/dp/B07NQZN7XB
Blondie Live at Round Chapel (4K UHD) https://www.amazon.com/Prime-Live-Events-Blondie-Chapel/dp/B078GQ9Y2Y
Coldplay: A Head Full Of Dreams https://www.amazon.com/Coldplay-Head-Dreams-Chris-Martin/dp/B07JW5PRDN
Culture Club Live at Wembley https://www.amazon.com/Culture-Club-Live-at-Wembley/dp/B078HFXQ18
Eagles: Farewell I Tour – Live From Melbourne https://www.amazon.com/Eagles-Farewell-Tour-Live-Melbourne/dp/B07K6TSXRL
Jeff Goldblum In Conversation: The Capitol Studios Sessions https://www.amazon.com/Jeff-Goldblum-Conversation-Capitol-Sessions/dp/B07VLPKBYS
Maroon 5 – Live at Casino de Paris https://www.amazon.com/Maroon-Casino-Paris-Adam-Levine/dp/B07TSQPZ15
Mumford and Sons https://www.amazon.com/Mumford-Sons-Marcus/dp/B07FVLF23V
Ryan Bingham Live (4K UHD) https://www.amazon.com/Ryan-Bingham-Live-4K-UHD/dp/B01M9GLYB9
Santana – Greatest Hits Live At Montreux 2011 https://www.amazon.com/Santana-Greatest-Hits-Live-Montreux/dp/B07QV43GTX
Stevie Nicks: Live in Chicago https://www.amazon.com/Stevie-Nicks-Live-Chicago/dp/B07JHNZVFD
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Runnin Down a Dream https://www.amazon.com/Tom-Petty-Heartbreakers-Runnin-Dream/dp/B07JRDS777
Toto: 35th Anniversary Tour – Live in Poland https://www.amazon.com/Toto-35th-Anniversary-Tour-Poland/dp/B07JYS6HT8
ZZ Top: Live at Montreux 2013 https://www.amazon.com/ZZ-Top-Live-Montreux-2013/dp/B07JYQQY45

Beyoncé: Homecoming https://www.netflix.com/title/81013626
Justin Timberlake and the Tennessee Kids https://www.netflix.com/title/80127559
Los Tigres del Norte at Folsom Prison https://www.netflix.com/title/81030342
Springsteen on Broadway https://www.netflix.com/title/80232329
Taylor Swift: Reputation Stadium Tour https://www.netflix.com/title/81026251

Qello

This is a streaming service with a monthly charge, but the concert list is HUGE. They are offering a free trial: https://qello.com