Moshtix Guide To The Best Live Stream Gigs And Events

Written by Jay-Dee Pitcaithly on 16th July, 2021
Moshtix Guide To The Best Live Stream Gigs And Events

As lockdowns and social distancing continues in this time of uncertainty, many artists from across the globe have taken to social media to give the fans a piece of the action, live streaming from their own living rooms.

If you've reached maximum boredom levels in iso or a little overwhelmed by the sheer volume of live stream events popping up, we've got your back. We've collated some of our fave live stream events coming to a screen near you (we'll keep this page updated with the most recent discoveries, so make sure to keep checking back each week). Let's make the best of a bad situation hey!

Streams coming up:


When: Sat 17 July 2021 @ 9am AEST

Where: Online - Book your tickets via the Anthrax website.

Anthrax celebrates 40 years of delivering heavy metal goodness to the people with an exciting live stream event that's set to feature a setlist spanning the band's entire career.

Homecoming Live

When: Sun 18 Jul 2021 @ 5am AEST

Where: Online - stream live for free via the MIF live platform.

Manchester International Festival launch an exciting new festival series with the launch event featuring performances from NSG, Midas the Jagaban, Lojay, DJ Obi, Anz and more.

Bob Dylan x Veeps

When: Tue 19 Jul 2021

Where: Online - Book your tickets via the Veeps website.

Splendour XR

When: Sat 24 - Mon 26 July 2021

Where: Online - Book your ticket via the Moshtix website

Splendour in the Grass is taking things one step further this year, announcing a world-first extended reality edition. Splendour XR will run across two days in July (Sat 24 and Sun 25 July) and will be available to watch on mobile, tablet, browser, desktop and VR.

The virtual festival will see the likes of KhalidThe KillersCHVRCHESDenzel CurryCharli XCXVance JoyDuke DumontGrimes Metaverse (Super Beta)The Avalanches and Tash Sultana perform across Splendour XR's digital stages, created in collaboration with San Francisco based social virtual reality developers, Sansar.

Isol-Aid Music Festival (Homegrown Edition)

When: Every Wednesday

Where: TikTok or Online

Isol-Aid is back with a brand new series. The Homegrown edition of Isol-Aid offers emerging Aussie and Kiwi musicians a platform to perform and collaborate. Stay tuned for next week's artist announcement!

Billy Bragg

When: Fri 10 September @ 8pm AEST

Where: Online - Tickets on sale via Universe from Wed 21 July

On-demand streams:

Dua Lipa Replay

When: On-Demand (aka stream whenever you like!)

Where: Online - score access via Universe.


When: On-Demand. Available until Jul 30.

Where: Online - get access via Universe.

Streams to rewatch:

YouTube Music Sessions ft. Vera Blue & Jack Gray

YouTube Music Sessions ft. Paul Kelly & Eliott

Nothing Personal presents: Loure (LIVE)

DMA's acoustic set @ Splendour in the Grass site

Gordi @ Sydney Opera House

The Lansdowne Empty Room Sessions ft. Totally Unicorn

Rolling Stone's 'In My Room' w/ Bad//Dreems

The Lansdowne Empty Room Sessions ft. Party Dozen


Haim - NPR Tiny Desk Concert

Hayden James - Backyard Sessions 

Rolling Stones 'In My Room' w/Cub Sport

Elton John Classic Concert Series

Ongoing streams: 

Bad Seed TeeVee

Nick Cave & The Bad Seed have launched a 24-hour YouTube channel that features videos, interviews, live performances and more. Tune in below.

Stay Home With YUNGBLUD

Neil Finn's Fangradio

MSO Live

Check out all of the best Melbourne Symphony Orchestra performances recorded live over lockdown last year via MSO's YouTube channel.

Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo

In other non-gig related live stream news, our pals at Zoos Victoria have set up live streams in some of the Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo enclosures, including the adorable snow leopard cubs, penguins, lions and giraffes. Head over to the Zoo's website to watch them live now.

Taronga TV

Tune in for 24/7 live streams, keeper talks and exclusive behind-the-scenes sneak peeks at what the animals actually get up to when the zoos are closed. Stay up to date with all things Taronga TV HERE