February 14, 21:00
Soundstage, an innovative and prestigious program, achieved widespread critical acclaim while featuring artists that defined the era. Regina Spektor gained a far-reaching following for her theme song for the Netflix series “Orange is The New Black.” On Friday July 29, 2016, the singer-songwriter and pianist performs in Chicago for 400 of her greatest fans. At Soundstage, Regina Spektor plays a selection of her songs and her current projects, including “On the Radio,” “You've Got Time,” and “Samson.”
February 14, 22:25
The popular music performance series Front and Center premiered nationwide on public television in 2016, and now returns for Season 6. The series boasts 22, one-hour episodes and an all-star line-up. Today’s guest is Beth Hart, active in the music scene since the ‘90s, releasing her third live album. Her intimate show showcases her amazing voice, and her piano playing skills, which she proves with the song “Jazz Man.” One of the performance’s highlights includes the ballad “Leave the Light On,” as well as the final song “No Place Like Home.” During her performance, Beth Hart is supported by Jon Nichols, Bill Ransom, Bob Marinelli, and Sonny Landreth.
February 14, 23:20
Having been discovered via social media, Shawn Mendes is the youngest artist to debut his album in the top 25. The Canadian singer, songwriter and model, rose to fame by posting cover videos on Vine. Since then he became known for hits such as “Stitches” and “There’s Nothing Holdin’ Me Back.” On July 9, 2016, the singer, songwriter and performer surprised his fans with a free pop-up show at the Melrose Ballroom in Astoria, NYC. Enjoy this intimate concert and witness how Shawn Mendes enthralls his audience with his amazing songs!