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
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
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 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
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:
Jam out with the deep house and progressive legend himself.
Melvo Baptiste brings house music all night long.
Tune in for a master class by Carl Craig.
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.
Jam out to vocals, tech, and classic house.
The icon himself takes over the Insomniac airwaves.