Live streams today from Devin Townsend, That Joe Payne, Genesis, Eivor, Ray Wilson and more...

Devin Townsend
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With the cancellation of almost all live entertainment owing to the the worldwide Covid-19 outbreak many bands and artists are turning to the Internet to as an outlet for their creativity and to entertain their fanbase.

We're bringing you daily updates here too on the Prog website, pointing you in the direction of anything that's prog-friendly, on a daily basis (working with Chris Parkins' Virtual Prog Gigs Facebook page to highlight what's going on.

That Joe Payne

Joe will be performing requests form his bedroom. Expect songs ranging from metal to musical theatre, classic rock to cheesy pop! Live via his patreon page at 4pm (BST)


The Baltimore heavy pysch band will be streaming live from their Facebook page at 5pm (BST)


The Faroese art rocker will be hosting a live stream live from her living room on her Facebook page at 6pm (BST)

Ray Wilson

The former Genesis singer will be broadcasting a pre-recorded live show through his website at 7pm (BST)


The Genesis Film Festival starts tonight with the streaming of their The Mama Tour film from 1983 via the Genesis YouTube page (8pm (BST)

Devin Townsend

Tonight is the second of Devin's three charity shows, tonight raising funds for the NHS, from his own studio through Stage It this evening at 8pm (BST). Tickets are still available.

Jordan Rudess

And of course there'll be a brand new nightly piano meditation from the Dream Theater keyboard player this evening via his Facebook page at 9pm (BST)

If you know of any upcoming prog-friendly streams, please e-mail us at: and we'll add you to our listings.

Stay safe, stay in and prog on...

Jerry Ewing

Writer and broadcaster Jerry Ewing is the Editor of Prog Magazine which he founded for Future Publishing in 2009. He grew up in Sydney and began his writing career in London for Metal Forces magazine in 1989. He has since written for Metal Hammer, Maxim, Vox, Stuff and Bizarre magazines, among others. He created and edited Classic Rock Magazine for Dennis Publishing in 1998 and is the author of a variety of books on both music and sport, including Wonderous Stories; A Journey Through The Landscape Of Progressive Rock.