Wow, there's been such an explosion of local musicians and bands doing livestreams and request hours, and virtual busking... it's gotten tough to keep up with all of them! But here are a few that are coming up in the next few days! Hope you're staying in and safe and healthy! Please drop me a line with stuff happening! @phillymusicpodcast on IG, @phillymusicpod on Twitter, email@example.com or call and leave a message for the hotline: 484-429-6949.
Rockdale Music in Aston, PA is doing daily Zoom clinics on different topics form recording, songwriting, vocals, practice tips, etc. Follow them for a full schedule!
Thursday 3/26 @6pm: Philly Workers & COVID-19: Virtual Town Hall & Speak Out -- join if you've been affected and lost work from cancelled events, shut down restaurants and businesses, lost work/income, etc.
Thursday 3/26 @6pm: Low Cut Connie Live From South Philly
Thursday 3/26 @7-10:30pm: Virtual Open Mic at Malelani Cafe Hosted by Rusty and Jan on Facebook Live
Thursday 3/26: Atlas Touring Presents: The Quaran-Stream, Mo Lowda & the Humble on at 8:30p - watch at thequaranstream.com
Thursday 3/26 @8:30pm: Archpalatine is doing a Facebook Live stream
Thursday 3/26: La Palma just released their latest single, Ohio.
Friday 3/27 @3pm: Kenn Kweder is doing a livestream with Mark Teague on Facebook Live. Follow Kenn Kweder on FB for his frequent live shows
Friday 3/27 @7-8pm - Todd Fausnacht is doing a Record Release Stream on Facebook Live
Friday 3/27 @9pm-11 - Drew Nugent brings Roaring 20s music you can drink to while we wait out the COVID quarantine.
Saturday 3/28 at 5pm Eastern - Beach Slang: James Alex Acoustic Online Show. Pay What You Want. stageit.com/beachslang
Saturday, 3/28 from 5-8 pm cst (6-9pm Eastern?) - A Day Without Love will be participating in the Musicians 4 Bernie Livestream on Facebook Live
Saturday, 3/28 @6pm: Low Cut Connie Live From South Philly
Sunday 3/29 @ 1:30pm - Ben Arnold & Matt Muir are doing another Quarantine Cafe on Facebook Live
Monday 3/30 @ - 7pm: John Faye (IKE, The Caulfields, John Faye Power Trip, John Faye & those Meddling Kids) is going live on Facebook
More Ways to Help Local Philly Folks
Philadelphia Writers Emergency Fund - donation-based resource to provide aid to writers, independent booksellers, and those who work at independent presses that have been affected by the Covid-19 pandemic (also known as coronavirus).
New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund - Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi and Carli Lloyd helped launch the New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund, a nonprofit seeking to mitigate the various effects of the coronavirus outbreak.
Philly Music Fest is using some of its funds and raising more money to help assist local artists in this time of need.