Since launching in November, Bandcamp’s live streaming platform has been host to countless great shows that span all genres. Some were shot in remote locations, others in the comfort of home. Every month, we’ll be rounding up the highlights in a feature we’re calling “Rewind.”
You can take a look at all of our upcoming livestreams right here.
For their performance, the Australian group Mildlife traveled to South Channel Island, a man-made island in Port Phillip. Their performance of the title track from their latest LP features the band kicking out deep, soulful grooves against a backdrop of lapping waves and lush foliage.
Allison Russell, “Nightflyer”
Vinyl LP, Compact Disc (CD)
For the performance of the wrenching “Nightflyer” from her latest LP, Allison Russell gathered her band together on the front porch to tell a story drawn from the pages of her own life.
Angel Bat Dawid “We Are Starzz”
2 x Vinyl LP, Poster/Print, Compact Disc (CD)
This searing live take on “We Are Starzz” centers around Angel Bat Dawid’s impassioned vocals and mournful clarinet playing, giving the hushed song a sense of power and potency.
La Luz, “In the Country”
La Luz used their live stream to debut a new track, “In the Country,” a ghostly psych-folk number wreathed in tendrils of guitar and powered by the trio’s drifting vocal harmonies, which conjure a sense of mystery.
Children of Zeus, “Still Standing”
Children of Zeus are joined by [KSR] for this jubilant take on early single “Still Standing,” a song of encouragement and strength delivered via lithe R&B grooves.
Squid, “Synth Jam”
2 x Vinyl LP, Compact Disc (CD)
London group Squid cut loose in this free-form jam session, bringing to life a dizzying array of synthetic sounds and weaving them into a dense, dazzling tapestry.