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Music Roundup: 'Hip Hop Uncovered,"' Valentine's specials, Pearl Jam, Justin Bieber, more...

By Gary Graff
ggraff@medianewsgroup.com, @GraffonMusic on Twitte

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Detroit rapper and Eminem collaborator Trick Trick (Christian Mathis) is a main contributor to "Hip Hop Uncovered," a new documentary series about the machinations of the hip-hop underground, from the greets to the recording studios. The first of six episodes premieres at 10 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12, on FX.


• Iron Maiden will join the Charlatans' Tim Burgess for his Twitter Listening Party to talk about its fifth album, "Powerslave," at 4 p.m. via timstwitterlisteningparty.com. The group members will offer track-by-track commentary and other insights.

• Rufus Wainwright's "Rufus-Retro-Wainwright-Spective" series features the second part of his "Out of the Game" album, with guest Zach Galifianakis, at 5 p.m. A "Fireside Chat" follows at 6 p.m. Tickets via rufuswainwright.veeps.com.

• Jimmy Eat World concludes its "Phoenix Sessions" series by playing its "Clarity" album in full at 5 p.m. Tickets via JimmyEatWorldLive.com. For an interview with frontman Jim Adkins, visit theoaklandpress.com/entertainment.

• Air Supply is never all out of love, and the duo goes viral with a "Love Letters concert from the Florida Theatre in Jacksonville, premiering at 6 and 9 p.m. on SiriusXMLove (Channel 70) and repeating through Monday, Feb. 15.

• The Detroit Jazz Festival streams an encore version of its "Jazz Chat with Women Leaders in Jazz" featuring Dee Dee Bridgewater, Marion Hayden, GayeLynn McKinney and Hannah Marks, at 7 p.m. on the festival's YouTube channel.

• Pearl Jam returns to the scene of the "crime" at 8 p.m. to kick off a five-day stream of its Aug. 10, 2018, hometown concert at Safeco Field in Seattle, the second of two at the ballpark. The 37-song show has never been released in its entirety and features a variety of covers and rarities, including a version of "Mission" in tribute to the late Chris Cornell. It's $14.99 on demand through 3 a.m. EST Feb 17 via nugs.net.

• Detroit-born jazz violinist Regina Carter plays a virtual duo show with pianist and Michigan State University professor Xavier Davis at 8 p.m. as part of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra's Paradise Jazz Series. Free via dso.org/events-and-tickets.

• Canadian songstress Chantal Kreviazuk streams live at 8 p.m. Tickets via sessionslive.com.

• The Yacht Rock Revue’s "Valentine's Prom" takes place at 8 p.m. Tickets via watch.topeka.live.

• Tyler Childs headlines the Healing Appalachia benefit concert, streaming free at 8 p.m. via nugs.tv with performances by Brian Fallon, Arlo McKinley and others. Proceeds help benefit projects and programs fighting addiction issues in the Appalachian region.

• Love and Death, the rock group formed by Korn's Brian Welch, will be joined by Flyleaf's Lacey Sturm, Memphis May Fire's Matty Mullins and Breaking Benjamin's Keith Wallen for a concert celebrating its new album, "Perfectly Preserved" at 8 p.m. Tickets via loveanddeath.veeps.com.

• Junior Marvin of the Wailers does a free streamcast at 8 p.m. via nugs.tv.

• Saxophonist Dayna Stephens leads his quartet in shows at 8 p.m. through Sunday, Feb. 4, from the Village Vanguard in New York. Tickets via villagevanguard.com.

• The Ragibirds' Erin Zindle streams live from The Ark for a Family Room Series concert at 8 p.m. Free, with donations going to the artist and venue. theark.org/shows-events.

• Singer-songwriter Craig Campbell celebrates the release of his new single, at 8 p.m. — with, he promises, a "surprise guest." Tickets via craigcampbell.veeps.com.

• Michael McDonald celebrates turning 68 with "Home Alone 2 Birthday Bash: A Party of One" at 9 p.m. via watch.mandolin.com. McDonald promises "more hits, covers and a couple Valentine's Day songs" in the follow-up to his first "Home Alone" concert in September.

• Bob Weir and his all-star Wolf Brothers jam live from TRI Studios in California at 9 p.m. Tickets via fans.live.

• Country's Kip Moore hits the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville to celebrate his "Wild World Deluxe" album at 9 p.m. Tickets for the streamcast via ryaman.com/event/kip-moore/. $1 from each ticket will benefit ACM Lifting lives.

• Omar Apollo streams live at 9 p.m. for the Bandsintown Plus series. Tickets via bandsintown.com.

• Canadian country singer Lindsay Ell and special guests TBA play a #LiveRedesigned concert to benefit Crew Nation and other charities helping tour personnel at 9 p.m. Tickets via vye.live.

• San Diego's Tribal Seeds plays at 11 p.m. and again at the same time Saturday, Feb. 13, from the City National Grove of Anaheim in California. Tickets via nocapshows.com.


• Ontario's Silverstein continues its "Out of This World" virtual concert series with a performance of its album "Discovering the Waterfront" at 5 p.m. Tickets via silversteinstore.com.

• Saxophonist Dave Koz and singers Brian McKnight and Shelea offer "A Romantic Night In" virtual concert at 8 p.m. Tickets via davekoz.com.

• Angelique Minogue gets plucky at 7 p.m. Tickets via noonchorus.com.

• Cajun favorites BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet play a special Mardi Gras show at 8 p.m. Tickets via ourconcerts.live.

• Styx is back with "Styx Fix" at 8 p.m., to benefit MusiCares. The stream will feature the June 2019 show from the London Palladium, augmenting concert audio with exclusive additional audio and video content.

• Dark Star Orchestra co-founder John Kadlecik and his new band, Splintered Sunlight, play for free at 8 p.m. via nugs.tv.

• British singer-songwriter Jade Bird streams live from RCA Studios in Nashville at 8 p.m. Tickets via theark.org/shows-events.

• "American Idol" runner-up David Archuleta sings "Love Songs" at 8 p.m. Tickets via stageit.com.

• Lotus rolls out its pair of February 2020 shows from 10 Mile Music Hall in Frisco, Colo., at 8:30 p.m. Tickets via nugs.tv.

• Adonis Rose & New Orleans Jazz Orchestra play a "NoJo7" concert at 8:30 p.m, at the same time Terrance Simien the Zydeco Experience play "Mardi Gras Mambo." Tickets for both via watch.mandolin.com.

• Goodie Mob and Gnarls Barkley veteran Cee-Lo Green gets "Crazy" and beyond, from his living room in Atlanta, at 9 p.m. Tickets via sessionslive.com.

• "The Allman Family Revival — A Sonic Celebration of Gregg Allman's Life and Legacy" features the Allman Betts Band and plenty of friends — including North Mississippi Allstars' Luther Dickinson and former Allman Brothers Band bassist Lamar Williams — at 9 p.m. from the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville. Tickets via watch.mandolin.com.

• Illinois punk rockers MEST play "Live in Your Living Room" at 9 p.m. Tickets via veeps.com/events.

• Kurt Elling sings songs of romance at 9 p.m. Tickets via watch.mandolin.com.

• Houston R&B troupe The Suffers stream a pair of "Making Up & Breaking Up" concerts at 9 p.m. today and Sunday, Feb. 14. Tickets via noonchorus.com.

• Bif Naked rocks online at 9 p.m. Tickets via sessinslive.com.

• Philadelphia folk-rockers Slaughter Beach, Dog, celebrate the release of the new album, "At the Moonbase," with a solo acoustic concert at 9 p.m., followed by a full-band performance at the same time Sunday, Feb. 14. Tickets via noonchorus.com.

• Maggie Rose will tape a live episode of her podcast "Salute the Songbird" from 3rd and Lindsley in Nashville at 9 p.m. Free via nugs.tv.

• Nonbinary bedroom pop star Claud (nee Mintz) celebrates the debut album "Super Monster" at 9 p.m. via Bandsintown Plus. Subscriptions via bandsintown.com.

• Blues Traveler's John Popper and Ben Wilson team up for "An Intimate Evening live from the Vilar Performing Arts Center in Colorado at 9:30 p.m. Tickets via fans.live.

• Seth MacFarlane croons for the lovers and raises money for the Motion Picture & Television Fund and BrightFocus Foundation at 10 p.m., for free via Variety.com.

• PBS' "Austin City Limits" pays tribute to the late New Orleans legend Allen Toussaint with a collection of vintage footage on this week's episode. Check listings for times.


• British tenor Paul Potts sings "Songs of Love in Lockdown" at 11 a.m. Tickets via veeps.com/events.

• Glass Tiger plays live at 2 p.m., with an after-party to follow. Tickets via sessionslive.com.

• The cello and string duo Romantic Romani plays "Music For Valentine's Day" at 2 p.m. with a virtual Meet & Greet to follow. Tickets via watch.mandolin.com.

• Tim Burgess of the Charlatans will pay tribute to the late producer and songwriter Sophie with a special edition of his Tim's Twitter Listening Party at 2 p.m via timstwitterlisteningparty.com. Sophie — known for her work with Madonna, Charlie XCX, Vince Staples and others — died Jan. 30 at the age of 35 after an accidental fall from a balcony in Athens, Greece.

• Washington state grunge veterans Melvins present "Melvins TV: Volume 2 — Divine Monkeyshines" at 3 p.m. Tickets via veeps.com/events.

• "American Idol" runner-up Blake Lewis presents a pair of "Love Songs For Lovers" concerts at 3 and 9 p.m. Tickets via veeps.com/events.

• Singer-songwriter John McCutcheon plays a family friendly "A Valentine's Day of Love Songs" show at 4 p.m. Tickets via watch.mandolin.com.

• The Dollyrots play a special Valentine's Day show at 4 p.m. Tickets via stageit.com.

• Emmet Cahill sings "Love Songs from Ireland, Broadway and Beyond" at 4 p.m. Tickets via stageit.com.

• The late New York Dolls guitarist Sylvain Sylvain will be celebrated with an all-star concert at 7 p.m. on what would have been his 70th birthday, featuring stories and performances by Dolls bandmate David Johansen, Debbie Harry and Clem Burke from Blondie, Lenny Kaye, Sonic Youth's Thurston Moore, Aaron Lee Tasjan, Chuck Prophet, Jesse Malin and more. Tickets via rollingslivestudios.com.

• The R&B harmony group Take 6 performs at 7 p.m. Tickets via watch.mandolin.com.

• Singer-songwriter Kim Richey plays a "Virtual Valentine Show" for the Isis Music Hall in North Carolina, with guests The Accidentals, at 7 p.m. Register via isisasheville.com.

• James Maddox and Counting Crows' David Immergluck team up for a virtual performance at 7 p.m. Tickets via watch.mandolin.com.

• The boy (now men) band O-Town hits the Internet for a virtual performance at 7 p.m. Tickets via sessionslive.com.

• Dashboard Confessional's "Lonely Hearts & Lovers" concert draws from throughout the group's catalog for a 19-song set at 7 p.m. Tickets via store.dashboardconfessional.com.

• The Harlem Gospel Choir will sing for the lovers and others at 7 p.m. Tickets via showclix.com.

• Josh Groban is back online with a Valentine's Day special "A Night In with Josh Groban" — with a setlist built from fan request — at 8 p.m. Tickets via joshgroban.com/livestream.

• Boyz II Men teams with DoorDash and Shake Shack for "Love Delivered," a virtual concert at 8 p.m. via Twitch and DoorDash's Instagram and Facebook Live channels. Don't forget to try the Berryz II Men shake. Really.

• Todd Rundgren begins his Clearly Human Virtual Tour at 8 p.m. from Chicago. Tickets and packages via nocapshows.com. Rundgren's Detroit "stop" on the tour will be Feb. 23.

• Singer Mario plays "The Luxury of Love. Live" at 8 p.m., with a VIP Meet & Greet at 9:30 p.m. Tickets via watch.mandolin.com.

• R&B singer Try Songz provides a "Valentine's Day Entree" at 8 p.m. Tickets via livexlive.com.

• Grace Potter offers a "Valentine's Day Twilight Hour" show at 8 p.m. Tickets via watch.mandolin.com.

• Hoobastank's Doug Robb and Dan Estrin rock at 8 p.m. on Riot Fest's Instagram page.

• Trumpeter Brian Newman and his trio play live at 8 p.m. Tickets via watch.mandolin.com.

• Larry Campbell and Teresa Williams release the next episode of their documentary "It Was the Music" at 8 p.m., via fans.live.

• Drew and Ellie Holcomb do what musical couples should on Valentine's Day — play music, at 8:30 p.m. Tickets via watch.mandolin.com.

• Justin Bieber is back in virtual space, performing his 2013 album "Journals" at 9 p.m. on Tik Tok, and again at 1 p.m. Monday, Feb. 15.

• Chicago's Drama presents "Drama Loves You: A Valentine's Day Special" at 9 p.m. Tickets via noonchorus.com.

• John Paul White (formerly of the Civil Wars) will be joined by Cedric Burnside and Erin Rae for "Songs of Love and Lack Thereof" at 9 p.m., live from the Shoals Community Theatre in Florence, Ala. tickets via watch.mandolin.com.

• Latin Grammy Award winner Carla Morrison goes live at 9:30 p.m. Tickets for that, as well as a 7:30 p.m. Meet & Greet, via watch.mandolin.com.


• The Metropolitan Opera Theatre's streaming concert series begins a week dedicated to director/producer Franco Zeffirelli with a 2008 production of Puccini's "La Boheme." The celebration runs through Feb. 21.


• Crescent City favorites Ivan Neville and the Jon Cleary Duo join forces for Fat Tuesday shows at 9 and 10:30 p.m. Tickets via watch.mandolin.com.


• Hearty Har, the band led by John Fogerty's sons Shane and Tyler, performs at 3 p.m. for Bandintown's Live Discovery series. bandsintown.com.

• The 34th Annual Tibet House Benefit Concert goes virtual at 8 p.m. via watch.mandonlin.com. Curated by Philip Glass, performers include Iggy Pop, Patti Smith, Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder, Flaming Lips, Phoebe Bridgers, Angelique Kidjo, Jesse Paris Smith and more, as well as a message from the 14th Dali Lama.

• Florida Georgia Line teams with Amazon Music for "Life Rolls On From the GFL House" at 9 p.m. via Twitch. The show will raise fund for the Nashville Neighbors Fund helping downtown businesses affected by the Christmas Day bombing.

• Grammy Award-nominated Americana favorite Billy Strings launches a new series, "The Deja Vue Experiment," at 9 p.m. from the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, N.Y. The shows tonight and Feb. 24 will stream for free via The Relix Channel on Twitch. Proceeds benefit the Rex Foundation and Backline. More information and updates via the dejavuexperiment.com.


• SummerStage Anywhere presents a Black History Month show of highlights from its first virtual season — including performances by Femi Kuti & Positive Force, the Dallas Black Dance Theatre and others — at 7 p.m. via SummerStageAnywhere.org, Facebook, YouTube, Instagram and Twitch.

• Saxophonist Paquito D'Rivera plays for Jazz at Lincoln Center's Live From Dizzy's Club series at 7:30 p.m. Tickets via jazz.org.

• The Tedeschi Trucks Band launches "The Fireside Sessions," a new series of six at-home performances, at 8 p.m. Tickets via nugs.tv.

• Lord Huron hosts its second "Alive From Whispering Pines" virtual series at 8 p.m. Tickets via noonchorus.com.

• Trampled By Turtles is live once again at 9 p.m. Tickets via watch.mandolin.com.

• Rush bassist Geddy Lee will make a rare appearance as part of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra's "The Show Must Go On: Stories of Resilience," taking place at 9:30 p.m. Other guests include Itzhak Perlman, Steve Maddock, k.d. lang, Steven Page and more. Tickets via theconcerthall.ca/vso-gala.

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