Live from the Artists Den
This innovative music series featuring extraordinary artists performing in extraordinary settings. Each episode features an intimate, invitation-only concert by cutting-edge, contemporary musicians, along with artist interviews and insights about the unusual venues chosen.
Live from the Artists Den Previous Broadcasts
Soundgarden (Episode #602H)
KQED Plus: Thu, Jul 25, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
On a warm February night in Los Angeles, the legendary Seattle rock band Soundgarden concluded a sold-out winter tour in support of King Animal, their first studio album in over 16 years. In front of a rapturous crowd at the historic art deco venue The Wiltern, Soundgarden interwove brand new songs with classics, radio hits, and rarities never before performed for a live audience.
- KQED Plus: Fri, Jul 26, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
Mumford & Sons (Episode #601H)
KQED Plus: Thu, Jul 18, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
The 1920s glamour of the Belasco Theater in downtown Los Angeles provided a stunning setting for a triumphant performance by Mumford & Sons. The band delivered songs from its recent Number One album, Babel, along with such hits as "Little Lion Man" and "I Will Wait." Mumford & Sons thrilled the invitation-only crowd of 800 throughout its rousing set, closing the evening with a blistering rendition of "The Cave" from the classic, multi-platinum debut Sigh No More.
- KQED Plus: Fri, Jul 19, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
Mayer Hawthorne (Episode #504H)
KQED Life: Sat, Jul 13, 2013 -- 7:00 PM
Mayer Hawthorne and his nimble band, The County, blaze through two dozen songs in his updated classic soul style, infused with everything from doo-wop to hip-hop. Over the course of the evening, Hawthorne and his band thrill an invitation-only crowd of 400 at the opulent Grand Ballroom of the Park Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles with selections from his acclaimed new album, How Do You Do, plus fan favorites such as "Green Eyed Love."
- KQED Life: Sun, Jul 14, 2013 -- 1:00 AM
Amos Lee with Special Guests Calexico (Episode #405H)
KQED Plus: Thu, Jul 11, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
Amos Lee with special guests Calexico at The Fox Theatre in downtown Tucson, Arizona.
- KQED Plus: Fri, Jul 12, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
Iron and Wine (Episode #406H)
KQED Plus: Thu, Jul 4, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
Iron and Wine at the historic Buckhead Theatre in Atlanta, Georgia.
- KQED Plus: Fri, Jul 5, 2013 -- 5:00 AM