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, firstname.lastname@example.org 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 @8:30pm: Archpalatine is doing a Facebook Live stream
Thursday 3/26: La Palma just released their latest single, Ohio.
Friday 3/27 @9pm-11 - Drew Nugent brings Roaring 20s music you can drink to while we wait out the COVID quarantine.
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.