While bars and other venues are shut down due to COVID-19, here's a guide to upcoming online concerts by Columbus bands, including CAPA's Apart Together Concert Series and Cloud City Floats
Longtime Columbus singer-songwriter and former “X-Factor” contestant Josh Krajcik has been hosting “Quarantine concerts” daily at 2 p.m. on Facebook.
COVAID Live will host happy hours with local acts every Tuesday and Thursday from 6:30-7:30 p.m., with proceeds benefiting the GCAC COVID-19 Emergency Relief for Artists fund.
The Jazz Arts Group is hosting Offstage Live: Notes from CJO Rhythm Section events throughout the week.
Cloud City has launched weekly virtual programming on Instagram, with the following themed schedule: Wild Card Wednesday (8 p.m.), Far Out Friday (8 p.m.), City Cast Saturday (7 p.m.) and Soul Sunday (noon).
Friday, April 24:Nick D'Andrea will perform via CAPA's Apart Together Concert Series at 7 p.m. on Facebook.
Rambling House Couch Tour livestream with Carole Walker on Facebook at 8 p.m.
Saturday:Jesse Henry will perform via CAPA's Apart Together Concert Series at 7 p.m. on Facebook. [UPDATE 4/24: Cloud City Floats has been postponed due to weather] This one is actually an in-person concert, believe it or not, in addition to livestreams on Facebook and Instagram: Beginning at 7 p.m., Cloud City will host "Cloud City Floats: A Multimedia Social Distance Parade," featuring DJ Pastel and TrigNO, on a route through Franklinton, Grandview and Victorian Village.
Sunday:Cameron Leach "Culture in the time of Corona" at 3 p.m. via Streetlight Guild and Johnstone Fund for New Music. Happy Chichester will perform via CAPA's Apart Together Concert Series at 7 p.m. on Facebook.
Ryan Smith on Facebook at 8:30 p.m.
Monday:Zancudo Acoustic will perform via CAPA's Apart Together Concert Series at 7 p.m. on Facebook.
Tuesday:Caroline Bennett will perform via CAPA's Apart Together Concert Series at 7 p.m. on Facebook. Tony Zilincik performs on Facebook at 7 p.m.
Additionally, Woodlands Tavern would like to help musicians looking to get into live streaming during the shutdown, offering up both its stage and production assistance. Contact talent buyer Nic Kabealo at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
To submit a livestream concert for consideration, email details to email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org.