IROCKE Best of 2013

Best of 2013

Live streaming music took one giant leap for mankind in 2013 To honor the successes of artists, brands, venues, producers, and tech geeks that are making this revolution possible, we present you with IROCKE Best of 2013.

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Spotlight | Tedeschi Trucks Band @ TourGigs 12/12

ttbTourGigs is set to deliver a ppv live stream of Tedeschi Trucks Band from the House of Blues in Boston, MA on the last stop of TTB amazing year on tour. Not only will premier photographer and film director Danny Clinch direct the webcast, it will also feature a very special opening set by a surprise artist to be revealed at show time. Order your webcast and tune in for a night of music in the shadows of the Green Monster!

Source: TourGigs on Friday, December 12, 5:00 p.m. PT

Spotlight | iHeartRadio Jingle Ball 2014 @ Yahoo Live 12/12

jingleThe iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour stops in New York City on Friday Night and brings with it a star-studded lineup to Madison Square Garden. For those who can’t make it to the big apple, you can catch the live stream on Yahoo Live featuring Taylor Swift, 5 Seconds of Summer, Ariana Grande, Maroon 5, Iggy Azalea, Sam Smith, Calvin Harris, Jessie J, Pharrell and more, including special guest Nick Jonas.

Source: Yahoo Live on Friday, December 12, 5:00 p.m. PT

Spotlight | The Avett Brothers @ Live Nation on Yahoo Screen 12/13

cheerwine-avett-yahooThe Legendary Giveback 3 concert is set to take place this Saturday at the House of Blues Myrtle Beach in North Myrtle Beach, S.C.  The annual cause-driven concert created by the iconic soft drink brand Cheerwine along with Americana folk-rockers The Avett Brothers will present the concert at 6 p.m. PT streaming live via Live Nation’s channel on Yahoo Screen, and it is one webcast you don’t want to miss!

Source: Live Nation on Saturday, December 13, 6:00 p.m. PT

Spotlight | KROQ’s 25th Annual Almost Acoustic Christmas @ KROQ 12/13

kroq5KROQ pulled out all the stops for the 25th Annual Almost Acoustic Christmas this weekend. Even if you didn’t score tickets, you can still watch both nights beginning at 5:30pm PT live from The Forum in Inglewood.  Bush, Fall Out Boy, Incubus, Linkin Park and more on Saturday, with Alt-J, Imagine Dragons, Interpol, Modest Mouse, No Doubt, Smashing Pumpkins, Tears For Fears and more Sunday. We say epic!

Source: KROQ on Saturday and Sunday, December 13-14, 5:30 p.m. PT

Spotlight | A Jazz Piano Christmas 2014 @ NPR Music Live In Concert 12/17

jazzpAs part of the Jazz Night in America: Wednesday Night Webcasts series, NPR Music presents the annual “A Jazz Piano Christmas” live from the Terrace Theater at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. featuring a handful of the world’s top keyboard players. Don’t miss the 25th anniversary live webcast with Harold Mabern, Kris Davis, Lynne Arriale, and Cyrus Chestnut streaming live via NPR Music.

Source: NPR Music Live In Concert on Wednesday, December 17, 6:00 p.m. PT

Latest News | Watch the 25th Annual KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas live webcast


Even though tickets sold out in mere minutes, you haven’t scored tickets by calling in to KROQ’s listener lines, and paying over face-value on craigslist isn’t in the cards for you either, there’s still a chance to catch all the action live from the 25th Annual KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas on December 13 and 14.

KROQ announced today the set times and webcast info so you can watch both nights of the 25th Annual KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas beginning at 5:30pm PT this Saturday and Sunday, live from The Forum in Inglewood, CA.

If you can’t watch the webcast, you can also catch the live broadcast set to include live performances and backstage interviews! If you’re not by a radio, you can listen via TuneIn on your smartphone.

Here are the set times (all in PT):

Night 1 (Saturday, December 13)

5:30pm – Royal Blood
5:55pm – New Politics
6:25pm – Walk The Moon
6:55pm – Rise Against
7:30pm – Bush
8:05pm – Fall Out Boy
8:40pm – Incubus
9:25pm – Linkin Park
10:25pm – System Of A Down

Night 2 (Sunday, December 14)

5:30pm – Vance Joy
5:55pm – Alt-J
6:20pm – Interpol
6:45pm – Modest Mouse
7:20pm – Imagine Dragons
8:00pm – Tears For Fears
8:40pm – Weezer
9:20pm – Smashing Pumpkins
10:00pm – No Doubt

Now you have no reason to miss it. Set your reminders today and tune in this weekend to witness the magic of The World Famous KROQ ’s 25th Annual Almost Acoustic Xmas.

Latest News | finishes strong with successful first run of live webcasts from Carnegie Hall


On Tuesday night, 23 year-old piano virtuoso Daniil Trifonov performed masterpieces by three giants of the ivories at the historic Carnegie Hall. His performance was viewed all around the world and is now available online as an archive for viewers to revisit.  The three previous live webcasts that include Joyce DiDonato, Anne-Sophie Mutter, and Leonidas Kavakos & Yuja Wang, all part of the partnership formed between Carnegie Hall and

Prior to Trifonov’s performance, the Carnegie Hall webcasts on reached 484,930 video views within a month, with 16,000 video views per day.  That’s along with almost 700 video views per hour.

During the live broadcasts, some 68,000 connections were hit which is representative of an average nearly 23,000 people per live concert. Using the app, 53% of these viewers watched the webcasts on their mobiles and tablets. Thanks to the availability of archived footage, 193,972 unique visitors have generated 416,118 video views, originating from over 5,000 different cities and more than 140 different countries with the top territories being the U.S. (34%) and Europe (33%), followed by the rest of the Americas (14%), Asia (11%) and the rest of the world (8%).

If you’re looking for the best classical music being performed live from around the world, is where you’ll find it.

Latest News | New York’s Webster Hall upgrades broadband capabilities for live concert streams


Webster Hall, one of the nation’s leading performance venues located in New York City’s East Village, recently upgraded its broadband capabilities to facilitate the increasing popular demand for bandwidth required for HD live streaming.

This premium live broadcast solution is being introduced to the live concert venue by Eyes on the Go, Inc. which runs who streams live and recorded video from nightlife venues and events providing entertainment, exposure and revenue opportunities through digital marketing and social media support.

Stay tuned for more information on select pay-per-view events planned for the end of the month by visiting

Top 10 Most Watched | A Very Grammy Christmas, Iggy Azalea, Daniil Trifonov and more


grammy xmasA Very GRAMMY Christmas @


Iggy-azalea1416873510Yahoo On The Road with Iggy Azalea @ Yahoo Screen Live


DANIIL-TRIFONOV-FOTO-1Daniil Trifonov Live from Carnegie Hall @


bashB96 Pepsi Jingle Bash @ B96 Chicago


reviveRevive Big Band at Berklee @ NPR Live In Concert


kopp1417542067Jonas Kopp @ Boiler Room Berlin


10620061_874188479287917_1572336404604271047_oVirgin Mobile SRL Urban Sessions Vol. 8 @ SkyRoomLive


head-and-the-heart2The Head and the Heart @ Live Nation channel on Yahoo Screen


wilcoWilco (audio only) @ 93 XRT


shakeyShakey Graves Live from Lincoln Hall @ Audiotree Live


Spotlight | On The Road with Iggy Azalea @ Yahoo Screen 12/4

Iggy-azalea1416873510Australian pop star Iggy Azalea will be performing live for Yahoo On The Road on December 4 at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles to conclude the 2014 On the Road tour that has taken todays hottest artists around college campuses. This performance will be exclusive to USC students, but fans can watch the live stream on Thursday, Dec. 4 at 8 p.m. PT via Yahoo Screen.

Source: Yahoo Screen on Thursday, December 4, 8:00 p.m. PT

Spotlight | KGSR 24th Anniversary Soiree feat. SPOON @ Main Stage Films 12/5

spoon001hiresOn Friday night, Austin’s alternative rock radio station 93.3 KGSR celebrates its 24th Anniversary with SPOON, St. Paul & The Broken Bones and James Bay.  Presented by Bud Light, the sold out event takes place at The Moody Theater at ACL Live in the heart of Austin and is being streamed live by Main Stage Films. Click your way into KGSR’s 24th Anniversary Soiree on Friday at 6 p.m. PT.

Source: Main Stage Films on Friday, December 5, 6:00 p.m. PT

Spotlight | The Tourist Company @ Streaming Cafe 12/6

touristcoVancouver, BC based experimental folk-rock band The Tourist Company were voted Regional Champion for Vancouver in CBC Music’s Searchlight competition and have been carrying that momentum with them ever since. Don’t miss the opportunity to see this stellar four-piece band perform live from The Streaming Cafe in Kelowna, BC streaming live on Saturday night at 8 p.m. PT.

Source: Streaming Cafe on Saturday, December 6, 8:00 p.m. PT