Dave Matthews at Farm Aid 2018 (Photo: Ken Abrams)

This weekend is perhaps the biggest we’ve seen in streaming music since the pandemic began. Several music festivals are streaming and a few COVID safe local gigs are happening as well.

Saturday: Bonneroo has a virtual ROO-ALity weekend with a with music streaming this weekend from Dave Matthews and Friends, Metallica, The White Stripes, James Brown, My Morning Jacket, Alabama Shakes and more. Details here.

Saturday: Fresh off a Boston Music Awards nomination, GA-20 plays outdoors at Nick-a-Nees Saturday at 8PM. Details here.

Saturday: Farm Aid is “On the Road” this year, as the annual festival goes virtual with a long list of stars. Founders Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young and Dave Matthews will be joined by Black Pumas, Bonnie Raitt & Boz Scaggs, Brandi Carlile and more. Details here.

Saturday: Dark Star Orchestra live streaming from the Cape Cod Drive-In at 7PM. Details here.

Saturday: Best of Pitchfork Music Festival streaming at 7PM. Performers included Angel Olsen, beach House and Wilco. Details here.

Saturday: Lisa Loeb is performing her classic album “Tails” in a livestream today at 4PM and again at 9PM. Details here.

Sunday: The Duke Robillard Band will be performing an outdoor show at Pump House Music Sunday at 5PM. Details here.

Sunday: The 16th Annual DC Jazzfest is streaming all weekend with artists including Allison Au, Allyn Johnson & Sonic Sanctuary, and more. Details here.

Ken Abrams

Lifestyle Editor Ken Abrams writes about music and more for What'sUpNewp, Providence Monthly, SO RI, and The Bay. He DJ's "The Kingston Coffeehouse" Tuesday nights, 6-9 PM on WRIU 90.3 FM.