Livestreams To Be Thankful For This Thanksgiving Weekend (Nov. 26 – 29)
Lastlings will perform for Digital Mirage Friendsgiving, which takes place Nov. 27th and 28th.
Photo by Jessica Leece
In a year that has been anything but normal, livestreams have provided music lovers with something to be thankful for. Thanksgiving weekend is action-packed with DJ performances, too.
Surf through our curated list of this week’s digital shows, and check out our top picks of recently streamed sets that are worth rewatching. Tune in from home and dance off the turkey with house, bass, trance, trap, techno and everything in between.
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Thursday, Nov. 26
Acclaimed trance producer ARTY is commemorating the release of his From Russia With Love album with a livestream performance on Thursday, Nov. 26.
Time: 1 am ET (Nov. 27) / 10 pm PT
Friday, Nov. 27
Ardalan’s debut album, Mr. Good, was released in 2019, and the remix album was delivered this month, so he’s celebrating with the Dirtybird crew. The virtual party will feature sets by Soul Clap, Bruno Furlan, Nesa and more.
Time: 3 pm ET / 12 pm PT
Riva Starr, Pete Tong, Purple Disco Machine, Vintage Culture and more get behind the virtual decks on Friday, Nov. 27, for We Dance As One. This marks the second installment of the three-part livestream series by Defected Virtual Festival.
Time: 11 am ET / 8 am PT
Don’t miss Krewlla performing their zer0 album live on Friday, Nov. 27. The duo will be supported by Shivarasa and Reaper during the virtual live concert experience.
Time: 11 pm ET / 8 pm PT
Friday & Saturday, Nov. 27 and 28
Proximity and Brownies & Lemonade team up again to present the third episode of Digital Mirage. The livestream boasts performances by Lastlings, SAYMYNAME, Nina Las Vegas, Benny Benassi and Louis the Child. Tune in for special b2bs from Tchami and Dr. Fresch, plus ZHU and NGHTMRE, as well as a Trap History set by trap legend YehMe2. Hosted by Cray and Hannah Rad, the event will raise money for the National Independent Venue Association (NIVA), which helps independent music venues that are struggling due to the pandemic. RSVP for a chance to win a Sony Playstation 5, Pioneer DJ Gear and more.
Time: 3 pm ET / 12 pm PT
Saturday, Nov. 28
Virtually transport to one of Germany’s top clubs and immerse yourself in the fantastical world of elrow on Saturday, Nov. 28. The acclaimed global party’s first virtual reality show will take at-home partygoers into the surreal universe of urban artist Okuda San Miguel. Once there, enjoy performances by renowned Spanish techno producers Paco Osuna, Andrew Campo and Fer BR.
Time: 12 pm ET / 9 am PT
Transcend into a psychedelic dimension with chameleonic artist Flying Lotus. The audiovisual experience will boast performances by Brainfeeder label boss Flying Lotus, as well as Brandon Coleman, Teebs Salami and Rose Joe Louis. The digital event will be broadcast three times across three time zones, and it will showcase the label's diverse array of hip-hop, jazz and experimental music. Tickets are $13.
Broadcast No. 1 (Tokyo): 7 am ET / 4 am PT
Broadcast No. 2 (London): 4 pm ET / 1 pm PT
Broadcast No. 3 (Los Angeles): 11 pm ET / 8 pm PT
Hot Since 82 takes his show to new heights - literally. Don’t miss the acclaimed house producer playing his new Recovery album from a soaring hot air balloon on Saturday, Nov. 28, presented by Factory 93 and Insomniac.
Time: 3 pm ET / 12 pm PT
Groove to house, acid and techno during an extended set by The Bunker’s resident DJ, Mike Servito. The livestream will accept donations to support The Ali Forney Center, which helps homeless LGBTQ youth, and artists involved in the broadcast.
Time: 3 pm ET / 1 pm PT
Don’t miss techno and house artists Dan Demerit and Von Isaac taking over Elseworld TV, the livestream arm of Brooklyn’s Elsewhere venue.
Time: 6 pm ET / 3 pm PT
Rewatchable Virtual Sets
Carl Cox Live Show | Movement Selects Vol. 2, 2020
This performance by legendary producer Carl Cox made us wish we were back to dancing in a warehouse.
Fehrplay for Grum presents Deep_State on Dreamstate
Fehrplay delivers live vocals alongside ethereal progressive house melodies.
Four Tet - Live at Sydney Opera House | Digital Season
Relive Four Tet’s January performance at Sydney Opera House with this special, recently released video.
JVNA Live Ep: 018 | Warehouse Drum & Bass Set
JVNA’s warehouse drum and bass set will have you on your feet dancing.
Kaytranada (Full Set) | Adult Swim 2020
Get down to Kaytranada’s funky beats and trippy visuals.
Terminal V Connect: Alan Fitzpatrick | @Beatport Live
Dance to pulsing techno with this virtual performance by Alan Fitzpatrick.
Valentino Khan b2b Alison Wonderland
Valentino Khan and Alison Wonderland spin an epic back-to-back set made for dance floor domination.