Indigo Girls, Arcade Fire top this week’s streaming schedule, streaming shows

Cleveland, Ohio – The Indigo Girls will celebrate Mother’s Day with “Look Long: Together,” a virtual party that takes place at 9 p.m. on Sunday, May 8. Renditions of songs from their latest album, 2020’s “Look Long,” and some promised “special guests.” Emily Saliers and Amy Ray will also discuss songwriting inspiration and show some home movies during the show. Tickets via

Other events (all subject to change)…

Friday, May 6

Pete Townshend’s “Somebody Saved Me” premieres as part of the Words + Music series on

British electronic group Kosheen plays a new role from record store Yuku in Prague, free of charge via

The USA Journey Troupe presents a tribute to raising funds for the West Texas Aphasia Center at 7:30 p.m. Tickets via

The Seattle Rock Candle Books plays an offline show at 8 p.m. from The Cabot in Beverly, Massachusetts. Tickets via

Gospel star CeCe Winans hosts a two-night Live Generations Conference and Concert at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, May 6-7, from Nashville. Tickets via

Weekend shows by contemporary bluegrass star Billy Strings will be broadcast Friday through Sunday, May 6-8, at Ryman Hall in Nashville exclusively to subscribers.

Chicago Cabaret Week begins, with performances by Acts of Kindness Cabaret, Ann and Mark Burnell, Claudia Hummel and others, at 8:30 p.m. Tickets via

Better Than Ezra plays from home – The House of Blues in New Orleans – 10 p.m. Tickets via

97-year-old Rhett Miller celebrates his 300th streaming show at 10 p.m. Tickets via

Saturday, May 7

Louis Prima Jr. and his band of Witnesses swing at 7 p.m. from the Chandler Center for the Arts’ main theater in Arizona. Tickets via

Pink Martina plays a set of “Mother’s Day Melodies” at 8 p.m. from their home base in Portland, Oregon. Tickets via

Singer-songwriter John McCutchen gives a concert called The Story Behind the Song at 8 p.m. Tickets via

Luke Combs, Chris Janson, and Zach Williams perform at 9 p.m. from the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville. Watch via Janson also appears on “CMA Songwriters” at 7 p.m. and “My Journey” at 8 p.m.

New Orleans rapper Big Freddy and her band The Suffers play a virtual concert at 9 p.m. Tickets via

Arcade Fire is celebrating its new album “We” as a musical guest on “Saturday Night Live” this week at 11:30 p.m. on NBC. ‘Dr.’ star Benedict Cumberbatch hosts ‘Stranger’. Check listings for local channel.

Sunday, May 8

Grateful Shred Mother’s Day jam at 1pm, free via twitch.tvtherelixchannel.

Robyn Hitchcock plays almost from home at 9 p.m. Tickets via

Monday, May 9

Residents of the Montana bluegrass quadruple kitchen play at 7 p.m. for free via twitch.tvtherelixchannel.

Nashville singer-songwriters Maggie Rose, Katie Pruitt and Daniel Donata team up at 8 p.m. for an evening of conversation and music from City Winery. Tickets via

Tuesday, May 10

Tokyo-born jazz musician Miho Hazama and M_Unit play at 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. from Dizzy’s Club in New York City. Tickets via

Wednesday May 11

You must have a heart for ukulele when you bring back the gala of the USA International Harp Contest at 7 PM. Tickets via

Prolific Chicago studio singer Josie Falpo is out front for her own concert at 8:45 p.m. Tickets via

Thursday, May 12

Switchfoot’s John Foreman plays a solo show at 8 p.m. from Mercy Lounge in Nashville. Tickets via

Pianist Bill Charlap and his trio played live at 9:30 p.m. from Birdland in New York City. Tickets via

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