With the spread of the new coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in the world, several of our favorite artists such as Dua Lipa, Lady Gaga, and Taylor Swift were forced to cancel their forthcoming tours. The music festival craze is also halted as infamous music festivals such as Coachella, Ultra Music Festival, and Glastonbury are sadly cancelled for this year. (Read: 5 Celebrities Share Their Biggest Realizations While In Quarantine)
With bars and arenas on lockdown across the world, many of our favorite artists and musicians are now taking their shows online to share some musical enjoyment during the quarantine period. From fundraising events to intimate livestream concert in the living room, many artists have adapted and responded to the situation with ease and helpful initiative, making it clear that one can be socially responsible and still have fun at the same time. (Read: Pinoy Celebs Hold Donation Drives to Help in the COVID-19 Crisis)
For this month of July, My Pope Philippines lists three online concerts you can enjoy while you practice social distancing and self-quarantining at home.
When: July 7 at 8 PM EST.
Ringo Starr will celebrate his 80th birthday on July 7th, and he’s planning to throw a virtual charity concert that will benefit Black Lives Matter Global Network, The David Lynch Foundation, MusiCares, and WaterAid. (Read: 3 Reasons Why Angel, Bea, Dimples, and Anne Are Ultimate #Squadgoals)
The Beatles’ former drummer will be joined by Paul McCartney, Sheryl Crow, Gary Clark, Jr., and many more in Ringo’s Big Birthday Show. Find out more information on the celebration here and watch the livestream here.
When: Every Saturday, 11 PM (PH/SG/MY Standard Time)
Martin Garrix is undeniably one of the most recognized names in the dance music genre, he has multiple hits in the Billboard hit 100 such as “Scared to be Lonely” featuring Dua Lipa and “In the Name of Love” with Bebe Rexa.
The Dutch DJ has decided to bring his weekly radio show to Youtube following its success on the airwaves. Get your dancing shoes ready because every Saturday, fans can tune in to Garrix’s official YouTube for brand new episodes and special party remixes. (Read: ICYMI: These websites offer thousands of online cooking classes!)
Watch the livestream here.
When: July 25 at 11 PM (EST)
The Korean boy-group Monsta X is set to take the stage for their one and only livestreamed concert ‘Live From Seoul With Luv’. The online concert will be live on July 25 and will feature tracks from the band’s 2020 LP ‘All About Luv.’
Tickets for the online concert are now on sale and can be purchased here.