This Week’s Livestreams To Keep You Dancing (Oct. 1-4)

Oct 1, 2020

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TOKiMONSTA will perform this weekend as part of Rave the VoteTOKiMONSTA will perform this weekend as part of Rave the Vote

TOKiMONSTA will perform this weekend as part of Rave the Vote. Photo by Nikko Lamere.

Here at Festival Advisor, we’ve hand-selected the cream of upcoming live streams to keep you grooving. We’ve also compiled a list of our favorite recently streamed performances. 

Festivals may be canceled, but we can keep the spirit alive by dancing at home. Don’t forget to sign up to join our network.

All Week

Unsound Intermission

Poland's Unsound festival is going virtual for it’s 18th edition. The digital event, dubbed Unsound Intermission, will take place Thursday to Sunday, Oct. 1 to 11 and feature discussions, performances and a dance workshop. Nicolás Jaar, DeForrest Brown, and Jr. & James Hoff will be among the artists performing.

Time: 1 pm ET / 11 am PT


Thursday, Oct. 1

Elsewhere Sunstreams: Evan Michael + Sean Sato

House music producers Sean Sato and Evan Michael will take over the live stream for Brooklyn-based venue Elsewhere. The three-hour digital event will benefit The Trevor Project, which provides crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to LGBTQ youth.

Time: 7 pm ET / 4 pm PT


Friday, Oct. 2

Night Bass x Insomniac Live Stream

Groove to bass house with AC Slater’s Night Bass label on Friday, Oct. 2. Kendoll, Redlight, Taiki Nulight and more will be behind the virtual decks for the live stream takeover. 

Time: 9:30 pm ET / 6:30 pm PT


Saturday, Oct. 3

Elrow Show - Big Fun Museum

Transcend into the fantastical world of elrow this Saturday, Oct. 3. Dance at home to pulsing techno beats by Marco Faraone, Rafa Barrios and Viviana Casanova. The show will be streamed from Barcelona’s Big Fun Museum.

Time: 8 am ET / 5 am PT


Friday & Saturday, Oct. 2 and 3

Rave the Vote

Have you registered yet? Election Day is Nov. 3, and we’re prepping for it with the fourth installment of Rave the Vote. The virtual event—presented by INFAMOUS PR, 2+2 Management and Soul Clap—is a voter registration and fundraising digital event complete with DJ performances, educational segments and calls to action. Tune in this weekend to catch sets by TOKiMONSTA, A-Trak, Brandon Lucas and more.

Time: 3 pm ET / 12 pm PT


All Weekend

A Making Time 20th Anniversary

Don’t miss Hot Chip, Josh Wink, DJ Tennis and more performing Friday to Sunday, , Oct. 2 to 4, for the 20th anniversary of Making Time. The event—presented by Making Time, Klip Collective and Beatport—will feature holograms of futuristic musical pioneers, transcendental streaming experiences and an immersive video and light installation. Tickets are $5.

Time: 1 pm ET/ 10 am PT


Dirtybird Couchout 2020

Dirtybird Campout is coming to your couch Friday to Thursday, Oct. 2 to 8. The live stream will feature interactive games and activities, comedy skits and performances from over 50 artists, such as Gene Farris, Mija, Walker & Royce and VNSSA. Don’t forget to rep your color team with a bandana to keep in the Dirtybird Campout tradition of some friendly competition. 

Time: 3 pm ET/ 12 pm PT


Read more: 11 Must-See Streams From Quarantine So Far

Rewatchable Virtual Sets

Armin Van Buuren DJ Set From The Top 100 DJs Virtual Festival 2020

Dance to pounding trance and emotional lyrics in this performance by legendary producer Armin Van Buuren.

Charlotte de Witte - New Form III - Rave On Time

Techno tastemaker Charlotte de Witte brought pulsing beats made for dance floor domination.

GG Magree for Nocturnal Wonderland Virtual Rave-A-Thon

GG Magree delivers everything from relentless bass to house and to rock in this performance.

Josh Caffe Chicago house set in The Lab LDN

Groove to Chicago house and live vocals by London-based artist Josh Caffe.

Fatboy Slim DJ set - Lost Buoys | @Beatport Live

All aboard. Fatboy Slim takes to the sea, playing a euphoric house set.