Surviving Self-Isolation: Going Out by Staying In

You Tube has plenty of ‘live’ music and other performances within its archives that you’ll find something to suit everyone’s taste.  However, with the lockdowns happening all across the world more and more artists are now streaming live shows as well as some more established artists releasing some of their back catalogue online.  Here’s a selection of some of the shows that are available this weekend (either live or via youtube archives).  So grab a drink (or two) and chill out to this selection of livestreams and some recent additions to YouTube.

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Various blues artists linked via the internet to proved 9 hours of blues music.  From 2pm until 11pm.


the stand


(28th March at 8:30pm) |Line-Up!!! FREE SHOW

You can’t come to us, we are all on lock down but she show must go on!

Last week’s host Mark Nelson will be back on your screen to introduce some of the UK’s biggest comedians who have come together to record some brand new comedy just for you.

Frankie Boyle | Daniel Sloss | Jim Smith | Jay Lafferty
Jojo Sutherland | Fred MacAulay | John Moloney
Marc Jennings | Ryan Cullen | Rosco McClelland
Julia Sutherland & Stephen Buchanan & Janey Godley 


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 Metallica Mondays!

Metallica have taken to broadcasting a full live set from their past as a way to relieve boredom in fans staying home and practicing social distancing amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

Read More: Metallica to Stream Full Live Shows Each Monday, Watch First One |