ProgStock tops this week’s concert and online music picks
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Progressive rock fans can fly their flags with pride this weekend as ProgStock sets up Friday through Sunday, October 1-3, in Rahway, NJ – and online. Stageit.com will be the virtual home of the festival, starting at 5 p.m. Friday and featuring performances by Echoes, The American Pink Floyd, Rachel Flowers, Joe Denizon & Stratospheerius, Alan Hewitt & One Nation and others. Visit the site for individual shows or three-day passes. More than progstock.com.
Other events (all subject to change) …
FRIDAY, OCT. 1
AFI ends its screening of the film “Where We Used to Me” and its questions and answers with a final session at 2pm. Tickets via momenthouse.com.
Becca C. Kidwell offers passionate musical kisses with “Mary Chapin Carpenter – A Cabaret Tribute” at 3pm. Tickets via veeps.com.
Lake Street Dive airs “Hardly Strictly Everywhere” at 4:00 PM. Watch for free via YouTube.
The Joey Alexander Trio performs live at Dizzy’s Club in New York at 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m., until Sunday, October 3. Tickets via jazz.org.
Amy Grant performs live from her home in Franklin, Tenn, at 8 p.m. Tickets via mandolin.com.
Mow Lowda and the Humble rocks at 8 p.m. from Sultan Hall in Brooklyn, with the opening of Raphael25. Tickets via launchglobal.co/events/.
Future “Chicago Blues Kitten” Ivy Ford is playing at 8:45 pm. Tickets via nosconcerts.live.
Lyle Lovett is joined by Lisa Loeb for virtual round trips at 9 p.m. Tickets via lylelovett.com.
Long Island prog rockers Tauk perform live from the Brooklyn Bowl at 9:30 p.m. Watch for free via twitch.tv/therelixchannel.
SATURDAY, OCT. 2
San Francisco rapper Watsky continues his series of virtual recordings across the country at 11 a.m. Tickets via mandolin.com.
PBS’s “Austin City Limits” begins its 47th season with Miranda Lambert, Jack Ingram and John Randall bringing their album “The Marfa Tapes” to life during the hour-long program. Consult local listings or austincitylimits.com.
AfroZep mixes Led Zeppelin with Fela Kuti and other African music at 8:45 p.m. Tickets via nosconcerts.live.
Yola, Riley Green and Rhonda Vincent perform at 9 p.m., then midnight, from the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville. Watch via cercleallaccess.com.
Steve Wariner’s appearance in “Talking in Circles with Clint Black” is picked up at 10pm via cercleallaccess.com.
K-Pop singer-songwriter BI, formerly of the group iKON, will perform his solo album “Waterfall” during a special livestream at 11pm. He will be joined by South Korean rap trio Epik High, Indonesian singer Afgan and America’s Pink Sweat $. Tickets via livexlive.com.
Kacey Musgraves is the musical guest on the season premiere of “Saturday Night Live,” 11:30 pm on NBC. Owen Wilson greets. Check local listings.
SUNDAY, OCT. 3
The Ulysses String Quartet performs its chamber favorites at 5 p.m. Tickets via nosconcerts.live.
Melissa Etheridge is again broadcasting live from the road, at 8:30 p.m. via etheridgetv.com.
MONDAY, OCT. 4
The pop singer’s LP is broadcasting live again, this time from Paris, at 1 p.m. Tickets via veeps.com.
Peter Frampton discusses his life and career with fashion designer John Varvatos at 7 p.m. Tickets via 927.org.
Singer-songwriter Maggie Rose is live from Relix Studio at 7 p.m. ET. Watch for free via twitch.tv/therelixchannel.
Georgia singer-songwriter John McCutcheon returns to the internet for a live performance at 8 p.m. Tickets via mandolin.com.
TUESDAY, OCT. 5
The Little Stranger duo gives their number at the Relix Studio at 7 p.m., free via twitch.tv/therelixchannel.
The Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival begins virtually at 7:30 p.m. with the Elegy Quartet, followed by a “Love Songs” program at the same time on Thursday, October 7. Tickets via nosconcerts.live.
The Nude Party will perform, dressed, at 10:15 p.m. from Basement East in Nashville. Tickets via dreamtage.live.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 6
The trio of Steve Cooney, Martin Hayes and David Power play traditional favorites at 8 p.m. Bantry House in Ireland. Tickets via nosconcerts.live.
Drive-By Truckers live stream at 9.15 p.m. from The Vogue in Indianapolis, preceded by a VIP Meet & Greet at 8 p.m. Tickets for both via mandolin.com.
THURSDAY, OCT. 7
“Little Kids Rock on the Hudson” celebrates the work of the nonprofit organization to bring music education to preschools at 7pm. mandolin.com.
Saxophonist Joey DeFrancesco celebrates his latest album ‘More Music’ with a four-night stand at Dizzy’s Club in New York City starting today at 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Tickets via jazz.org.
Clare Bowen and Brandon Young perform “Alive at the Bluebird” at 8pm Nashville. Tickets via stageit.com.
Drummer Isaiah Spencer leads his band through a jazz and blues set at 8:45 p.m. Tickets via nosconcerts.live.
Singer and self-proclaimed “Citizen of the World” Naika performs at 9 pm. Tickets via dreamtage.live.
Georgian-born singer Josh Kelley performs live at 10 p.m. at City Winery in Nashville. Tickets via mandolin.com.