Saudi Arabia’s MDLBeast Festival To Go Virtual This Weekend
Saudi Arabia’s MDLBEAST EDM music festival is not holding an in-person event, but organizers have planned a massive 12-hour digital version of the fest this weekend. The first edition of the festival, dubbed Soundstorm, launched last year in Riyadh, bringing in 400,000 people. Now, during the digital edition, fans... Read more
Minecraft’s Electric Blockaloo Digital Festival Lineup Announced
Minecraft’s Electric Blockaloo digital music festival has revealed its 2020 lineup for the virtual event, slated to take place inside the video game later this month. The festival, set for June 25-28, will feature headlining performances from EDM powerhouse Steve Aoki, as well as DIM MAK’s Dojo, Rudimental, BBC... Read more
Digital KCON Music Festival Announces Livestream Lineup
This year’s Los Angeles-based Korean music and culture festival KCON was called-off due to the coronavirus pandemic, but now, K-pop fans can tune in to a special digital version of the fest. Originally, KCON was set to take place from August 27 to 30 in Los Angeles, as well... Read more
Broadway Stars Team Up For Digital Benefit Variety Show
Cast members of various Broadway shows are teaming up to provide a digital benefit concert to help raise funds for Broadway Cares’ COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Fund. The show, dubbed Broadway Does Mother’s Day, will take place this Sunday, May 10 and feature members from Broadway’s Moulin Rouge! The Musical,... Read more
Cast Of Broadway’s Sing Street To Hold Virtual Benefit Concert
The cast of Broadway’s Sing Street musical will join forces online for a special benefit concert this month, raising money for The Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York City and Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS’ COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Fund. The show, dubbed Sing Street: Grounded – At Home With The... Read more
Travis Scott Breaks Viewer Record During Virtual Fortnite Concert
Last year, Marshmello broke the record for the highest number of people watching a virtual concert inside a video game at the same time, paving the way for other musicians. Now, that record has been topped by Travis Scott’s Fortnite concert. On Thursday, Scott performed a live set inside... Read more
Artists Unite For ‘UnCancelled’ Benefit Festival
A wide-ranging collection of artists and venues around the globe are teaming up for a new virtual concert experience. UnCancelled Music Festival will provide fans a flow of livestream performances to support MusiCares’ COVID-19 Relief Fund, an emergency program set up by the Recording Academy to aid struggling musicians... Read more
Dropkick Murphys To Livestream St. Patricks Day Performance
The Celtic rockers of Dropkick Murphys won’t be able to perform live on St. Patrick’s Day weekend amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Instead, the group will livestream a concert in Boston for fans across the world. “For the first time in 24 years, we are not playing on St.... Read more
Post Malone Delves Into VR World With Free Oculus Concert This Month
Virtual reality has become more and more popular with artists taking advantage of Oculus Venues. Now, Post Malone fans can get a chance to experience his show in the VR world. Post Malone is slated to perform in Raleigh, North Carolina on October 17, but those who can’t make... Read more
The Offspring Performs Virtual Concert Inside ‘World of Tanks’
The punk-rockers of The Offspring are the latest band to perform a virtual show inside of a video game. They took the stage inside World of Tanks, the free mobile game revolving around World War 2, this past Wednesday. While some fans may have missed the band performing on... Read more