The gig cancellations may have been rolling in thick and fast, but a number of musicians aren't twiddling their thumbs during this global crisis.

Yesterday, we told you how Chris Martin and Keith Urban had live-streamed gigs for fans in self-isolation, and a number of Irish acts have also got in on the act.

Snow Patrol's Gary Lightbody is planning a livestream of an acoustic gig tomorrow (Thursday 19th), and is currently accepting song requests:

Gavin James is also planning to livestream a gig tomorrow (Thursday 19th) at 8pm, and is asking fans to donate to Alone Ireland:

Dundalk band The Mary Wallopers streamed a gig from their house last night via YouTube for St. Paddy's Day:

Frames fiddler and solo artist in his own right, Colm Mac Con Iomaire also played an 90-minute-long set at the weekend:

James Vincent McMorrow has been doing nightly IG Live videos from his home:


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