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Music Weekend? Pearl Jam, Detroit Jazz Fest, Dave Matthews, Death Cab For Cutie and more...
For the holiday weekend Pearl Jam has unearthed its Aug. 8, 2018, hometown show from Seattle's Safeco Field for a webcast at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4, via nugs.tv. The 33-song performance includes special guest Brandi Carlile and covers of songs by the Beatles, Pink Floyd, the White Stripes and more. Tickets are $14.99.
Other Events (all subject to change):
• ProgStock celebrates the holiday weekend with two sessions, featuring Stop Motion Orchestra, Vespero, VAK and Les Evades on Saturday, Sept. 5, and Hooffoot, Mad Fellaz, Ghost Rhythms and Gnarbot on Sunday, Sept. 6. Tickets are available via stageit.com/ProgStock. Visit ProgStock.com.
• Veteran British prog rock troupe Marillion is holding a Couch Convention in lieu of its usual fan gathering from Friday through Sunday, Sept. 4-6, via marillionweekend.com/athome/. Each of the band members will take part, witha performance concluding the festivities.
• British rockers Suede will stream their 1993 concert at Brixton Academy in London at 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4, via the band's official YouTube channel.
• Britain's Royal Albert Hall is presenting BBC Proms concerts online, with performances -by: Anoushak Shankar, Friday, Sept. 4; Laura Marling and 12 ensemble, Sunday, Sept. 6; Kokoroko, Monday, Sept. 7; the Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Paavo Jarvin, Wednesday, Sept. 9; and "Beehoven From Memory," Thursday, Sept. 10. All at 2:30 p.m. via royalalberthall.com.
• Singer Declan McKenna celebrates the release of his new album, "Zeros," with a livestream concert at 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4, via dice.fm. Tickets are $6.50.
• The Ropeadope Music & Arts Festival wraps up with a second episode of conversation as well as music videos from DJ Logic, Angelo Moore, Jason Miles, Olli Hrivonen and more from 4-7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4, via launchglobaltv.Ropeadope.
• Even without Arts, Beats & Eats, the Beats are going on in Royal Oak with a drive-in concert series starting at 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4, and 16 more shows at Sixth and Main streets. Crowds are limited to 50 vehicles with two passengers each per show. Ticket information at artsbeatseats.com.
• The 41st annual Detroit Jazz Festival is a virtual affair this year, with live performances starting at 6:15 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4, and running through Monday, Sept. 7. Detroit Public Television (WTVS-Channel 56) carries Pharoah Sanders' opening night performance at 9:15 p.m. Friday on WTVS, while the festival will also be broadcast by Detroit's Channel 22 arts and culture channel, simulcast via radio stations WDET-FM (101.1), WRCJ-FM (90.9) and WEMU (89.1) and streamed streamed via DJF's Facebook Live and Instagram, as well as on the Detroit Jazz Fest LIVE! app. Schedules and more information at detroitjazzfest.org.
• Detroit's Cadieux Cafe offers a full weekend of live music with the Allman Brothers Band tribute Revival on Friday, Sept. 4, the Paxton/Spangler Quintet on Saturday, Sept. 4, and Alexander Zonjic & Friends on Sunday, Sept. 6. All start at 7 p.m. 4300 Cadieux Road, 313-882-8560 or cadieuxcafe.com.
• Ekoostik Hookah livestreams a trio of shows at 8 p.m. Friday through Sunday, Sept. 4-6, via nugs.tv. Group members will play solo acoustic at 7 p.m. before each concert, $19.99 per show or $39.99 for all three.
• The Dave Matthews Band spends "Labor Day Weekend at the Gorge," the famed amphitheater in George, Wash., with archival shows at 8 p.m. Friday-Sunday, Sept. 4-6, streaming free via nugs.tv.
• The reunited Billy Pilgrim, which includes Sugarland's Kristian Bush, celebrates the release of its new album "In the Time Machine" with a streaming concert at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4, from Eddie's Attic in Decatur, Ga., via the band's Facebook and YouTube pages.
• Phish keeps fans happy with free webcasts of archival shows from Dick's Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City, Colo., at 8:30 p.m. Friday through Sunday, Aug. 4-6, via nugs.tv. The group will raise money for the Mockingbird Foundation during the stream.
• Scotty McCreery takes his turn on "Live At The Ryman," at 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4, via ryman.com. Tickets start at $10.
• Pianist George Cables leads a trio of streaming shows at 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Sept. 4-5, at villagevanguard.com. Tickets are $10.
• The Ghost of Paul Revere plays a pair of "Almost Ghostland" shows from Portland, Maine, at 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4 and 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 5, both via nugs.tv. Friday's concert is a "requests and rarities" night, while on Saturday the group will be joined by Sister Sparrow, the Mallet Brothers Band and others; $14.99 per show, $44.99 for the full package.
• The Who wraps its "Join Together @ Home" streaming series at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 5, with a previously unseen 2006 concert in Locarno, Switzerland, via the band's YouTube page.
• Death Cab For Cutie celebrates the 15th anniversary of "Directions: The Plans Video Album" with a live broadcast and fundraising contest for wehavethefacts2020.com at 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 5, on the band's YouTube Channel. The album features short films from 11 directors based on the "Plans" album.
• Canadian singer-songwriter Evangeline Gentle celebrates the release of her self-titled debut album with a streaming concert at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 5, from Hamilton, Ont. Tickets via sideoneaccess.com/shows/.
• The Surf Lodge presents performances by Tones and I and Oli Benz on Saturday, Sept. 5, and Gary Clark Jr. and Blackillac on Sunday, Sept. 6,, both at 7:30 p.m. via Surf Lodge's YouTube channel. The shows will raise funds for the Equal Justice Initiative.
• Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley, CMA Awards co-hosts from 2008-2018, reunite to play the Grand Ole Opry at 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 5. The show will be available via DISH Studio Channel 102, Sling TV and Circle TV.
• Tank & the Bangas will be featured on Tipitina's TV at 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 5 via nugs.tv; $11.99 for the show or $49.99 for the full Tipitina's season.
• The British synth-pop troupe Hot Chip plays a "Live in Streamland" show at 10 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 5, from New York via dice.fm. Tickets are $17.50.
• The late Broadway star Nick Cordero will be honored by castmates from "A Bronx Tale," "Rock of Ages," "Waitress" and more during a special memorial tribute at 7 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 6, via BoradwayonDemand.com. Cordero, 41, died July 5 after contracting COVID-19 three months earlier. The tribute is free, with donations encouraged for the Save the Music Foundation.
• Electronic favorite Sebastien Leger sets up shop from his home studio in France on "All Day I Stream" at 8 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 6, via twitch.tv/alldayidreamof.
• Singer-songwriter and guitarist David Broza is joined by Friends for a virtual concert at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 6, from Bowery Electric in New York City. Tickets range from $6-$25 via davidbroza2.bandzoogle.com.
• Country up-and-comer Claudia Hoyser plays the September episode of "Fired Up Live" at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9, via FIREDISC Cookers' Facebook Live page.
• Wyclef Jean will perform his 1997 album "The Carnival" as a free "Live From the Apollo" livestream concert at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9, via apollotheater.org. RSVPs can be made via bit.ly/WyclefApollo.
• Heavy rockers Baroness will play their 2019 album "Gold & Grey" in its entirety at 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 10, for a streaming concert from Long Island via nugs.tv. Tickets are $15.00 and are available at yourbaroness.com/tour
• Canadian trio Big Wreck plays live from the El Mocambo in Toronto at 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 10, via nugs.tv. Tickets are $14.99 and $19.99.
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