Dolly Parton at the 2019 Newport Folk Festival (Photo: Rick Farrell)

Here’s our daily listing of some of the best home-based concerts streaming locally and nationally during the COVID-19 crisis. Local musicians – please forward your dates/links to mrabrams@aol.com and I’ll be sure to include them.

Fitz from Fitz and the Tantrums will host a livestream at 2PM today. Details here.

Dolly Parton will be a guest on “What’s Up with Linda Perry” at 3PM. Details here.

Melissa Etheridge “Concert From Home” livestream at 6PM. Details here.

Newport Jazz Festival presents “Live Wax” with Christian McBride and Marcus Miller on Instagram at 7PM. Details here.

Algiers livestream on KEXP “Live From Home” at 1PM. Details here.

Death Cab for Cutie livestream “Refuge in Practice: Episode 5 with Jerry Roe” at 8PM. Details here.

Josh Ritter “The Silo Sessions” livestream with special guest Rosanne Cash at 7PM. Details here.

“Tuesday’s With Vince Herman”of Leftover Salmon at 8PM. Details here.

Shook Twins live stream at 9PM. Details here.

Ken Abrams

Lifestyle Editor Ken Abrams writes about music, the arts and more for What'sUpNewp. He is also a contributor to Providence Monthly, SO RI, Hey Rhody and The Bay magazines.
Ken DJ's "The Kingston Coffeehouse," a roots/folk/rock radio show every Tuesday, 6-9 PM on WRIU 90.3 FM. He is a former educator in the Scituate, RI school system where he taught Social Studies for over 30 years.
Ken is presently on the board of the Rhode Island Folk Festival and Newport Live (formerly Common Fence Music), a non-profit that brings diverse musical acts to the Newport area.