Streaming Distractions

A place to give a mind a break. Post free streaming concerts, readings, performances to keep our sanity.

I am posting Heywood Banks 70th Birthday celebration. His music is like an acoustic Weird Al. (Warning: it’s on Facebook.)

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I am really looking forward to this one. The Shakespeare stream was thoroughly enjoyable, and I love spooky stories, so this is a must for me.

If you want to see what the Shakespeare Stream was like, most of it is archived here… which is another wonderful thing to spend quarantine time on.

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DNice’s ‘Club Quarantine’ has been helping keep my spirits up:

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See a side of New York not featured in Spider-Man movies.

Listen to the jingle, the rumor and the roar.

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Always good stuff. They’re devoting ever other week to Beethoven for the entire year.

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The Globe Theater is having free streaming performances of Shakespeare’s plays on YouTube during April.

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A lot of fun, builds slowly, a lot of energy.

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This is what the Floppotron sounds like when it plays some of Brian Eno’s ambient music.

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Just mentioning old computers playing music, had you seen the YouTube channel with the 8 disk drives running at once?

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An old webcomic (I forget which one) referred to Coldplay as “the music that computers will make once they become intelligent enough to start taking the piss out of humans.”

I laughed at the time, but I fear that this may just be on the cusp of becoming reality…

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sort of like those animusic things.

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Live, as I’m posting this.

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Comedy Relief is doing a Dungeons and Dragons session with British comedians today at 7pm BST / 1pm CST. Charity for COVID-19 relief.

https://tiltify.com/@comic-relief-plays-dungeons-dragons/crplaysdnd

Twitch link: https://twitch.tv/dnd

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Just finished watching very entertaining. They will be reposting the stream on twitch and on YouTube a week later.

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