The Best Livestreams This Week (Jan. 20-Jan. 23)

Jan 20, 2022

4 min read

David Castellani David Castellani

By Brittney Vandal.

Keep the funk alive. 

Our livestream list delivers the vibes you need. We’ve got deep house, modular synths, psytrance, hard techno, Chicago house, breaks, jazz, trance, and more to keep you grooving.

Don’t sleep on our favorite recently streamed sets. Ben Böhmer, Carl Craig, Fred again., Dr. Rubinstein, and more are there to keep the festival vibes alive. 

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Thursday, Jan. 20

Above & BeyondAbove & Beyond

By Amelia Troubridge

ADE #383 with Tony McGuinness

Don’t miss Tony McGuinness, who is one third of Above & Beyond.

Time: 11 a.m. ET / 8 a.m. PT


David Castellani 

LA-based modular synthesist David Castellani broadcasts from Light Box Garage (where “The Dark Knight” was filmed) as he takes over the Mixmag livestream. 

Time: 2:30 p.m. ET / 11 a.m. PT


Thick As Thieves 

Bring the warehouse vibes into your home with this hard techno back-to-back set with Mark Sherry and David Forbes. The livestream is powered by EDM Maniac and Manic Blvck.

Time: 1 a.m. ET (Friday) 10 p.m. PT


Throwback Thursday

Tune in for a throwback session with Beatport. 

Time: 12 p.m. ET / 9 a.m. PT


Friday, Jan. 21

Gene FerrisGene Ferris

ABGT #468 with Paul Keeley x Glenn Morrison

Get down with this epic deep house back-to-back set. 

Time: 2 p.m. ET / 11 a.m. PT


Gene Farris

Chicago house legend Gene Farris is sure to bring the funk to the virtual space. 

Time: 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT



Thursday & Friday, Jan. 20 and 21

Fresh Live Music & Band Interviews From Lost Horizon HQ, Our Brand New Hybrid Venue In Bristol, UK And In VR / Gamer Mode

Tune in for multiverse brand Lost Horizon HQ for new music and interviews. 

Time: 3:30 p.m. ET / 12:30 p.m. PT


Thursday & Saturday, Jan. 20 & 22

DJ Kemit

Don’t miss DJ Kemit spin twice from behind the virtual decks this week. On Thursday, the artist presents an all vinyl set dubbed Kickin Up Dust, and Saturday he brings morning fusion jazz with #HigherVibe.


Thursday: 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT 

Saturday: 11:30 a.m. ET / 8: 30 a.m. PT


DJ Sheen Presents House, Techno & Beyond

DJ Sheen takes listeners on a sonic journey through various genres. 

Time: 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT


Friday & Saturday, Jan. 21 and 22

Gabriel & Dresden

Anjunabeats mainstays Gabriel & Dresden broadcast two sets. On Friday, the duo spins Club Quarantine New Music Friday, while Classics Saturday returns with #CQ Eats.


Friday: 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT

Saturday: 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT


Sunday, Jan. 23


Lebanese Mexican-based artist heSAWyou fuses deep house with tech house elements. 

Time: 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT


ITAI Presents The Teddy Bear Lounge ft. Shiv

Saxophonist, DJ, and producer ITAI fuses sounds from around the world, jazz, and his childhood in the Middle East to produce a genre-defying set.

Time: 4 pm ET / 1 pm PT


Joonya T

Joonya T spins his club ready sound to his weekly #BackCornerBrunch. 

Time: 3 pm ET / 12 pm PT


Thursday & Sunday, Jan. 20 and 23 


Jam out to techno, melodic, progressive and breaks with Zorza. The tastemaker presents Vibe Time Thursday and Zunday Zession on Sunday. 


Thursday: 6 pm ET / 3 pm PT

Sunday: 3 pm ET / 12 pm PT


All Weekend 


Venture down the rabbit hole to groove to trance, tech trance, hard trance, and psytrance. Friday features DJ Sets while Saturday and Sunday boasts Beat Saber.


Friday: 10 pm ET / 7 pm PT

Saturday & Sunday: 6 pm ET / 3 pm PT


Rewatchable Virtual Sets:

Ben Böhmer (Live) | Anjunadeep Open Air: London at The Drumsheds

Jam out with the deep house and progressive legend himself. 

Defected Radio Show: 2022 Music Showcase (Hosted by Melvo Baptiste)

Melvo Baptiste brings house music all night long. 

Defected Radio Show: Carl Craig Takeover

Tune in for a master class by Carl Craig. 

Dr. Rubinstein | HÖR - Jan 4 / 2022

Groove to electro, breaks and techno. 

Fred again.. - Studio Live 2

Fred again.. beautifully chronicles snapshot moments of life while also examining grief following the death of a loved one. 

Monki - Live @ Defected Printworks, London

Jam out to vocals, tech, and classic house. 

Tiësto Takeover - Night Owl Radio 313

The icon himself takes over the Insomniac airwaves.