The Best Livestreams This Week (Jan. 20-Jan. 23)
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
By Amelia Troubridge
Don’t miss Tony McGuinness, who is one third of Above & Beyond.
Time: 11 a.m. ET / 8 a.m. PT
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
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
Tune in for a throwback session with Beatport.
Time: 12 p.m. ET / 9 a.m. PT
Friday, Jan. 21
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
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
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
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 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
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.. 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.