Paisley, Ray livestream
Thursday, March 19, 2020
– Brad Paisley and are among the artists going livestream in the next few days.
They are playing shows in the wake of coronavirus.
The shows are:
Arista's Brad Paisley will play from home via Facebook Live tonight (March 19) at 5 p.m. Central. He is also taking requests via text at 615-235-5921.
Warner/WEA's Michael Ray will perform a Concert From The Couch tonight (March 19) at 6 p.m. Central via Instagram Live here.
Sun nationally syndicated The Sam Alex Show will welcome singer/songwriter Olivia Lane via Instagram Live tonight (March 19) at 6:45 p.m. Central. Lane will discuss her new song and video for "The Quarantine Song (You Got Me Remix)." Watch here.
BMLGR's Riley Green will perform tonight (March 19) at 7 p.m. Central via Instagram Live here.
Mercury's Travis Denning will shake up his Instagram Live feed tonight (March 19) at 7:30 p.m. Central by teaching viewers how to make his version of "the best margarita ever" in addition to performing. Watch here.
Redneck Records' Jessie G will be joined by singer/songwriter Matt Wynn tonight (March 19) at 7:30 p.m. Central via Facebook Live here.
MCA's Parker McCollum will be joined by Craig Campbell, Brando Lanco, Hannah Ellis, Nick Wayne and others for the second installation of Whiskey Jam's online substitute, Risky Jam, tonight (March 19) at 9 p.m. Central via Instagram Live here.
Starstruck Entertainment/In2une's John King will go live via Facebook, Instagram and YouTube tomorrow (March 20) at 5 p.m. Central for Tunes From The Tub. Watch here.
Pretty Damn Tough/Reviver's Josh Abbott will perform on Cox KKBQ/Houston's Quarantine Sessions tomorrow (March 20) at 7 p.m. Central via Facebook Live here.
Forge Entertainment's Lucas Hoge will perform tomorrow night (March 20) at 7:30 p.m. Central via both Facebook Live and Instagram Live. Additionally, he will offer the first live installment of his #SundaySessions series March 22 at 9:30am Central via Facebook Live. Hoge has been doing a faith-based song each Sunday morning for more than two years.
Valory's Tyler Rich will be the next artist featured in Bonneville KNCI/Sacramento's KNCI Couch Concert Series. Rich will perform live and take questions from fans March 23 at 9 p.m. Central via the KNCI Facebook Live page here.
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