9 Outdoor Performances to Mentally Escape To

9 Outdoor Performances to Mentally Escape To
Video Round-upJuly 21, 2020

Needing a mid-week escape? We know the feeling. Take a tour through these 9 outdoor shows from around the world and forget your troubles through their soulful voices and stunning backdrops. While IRL shows are on pause, we're missing drinks on summer patios, sunny rooftop shows, and the live music that makes summer so special. And, as always, find more amazing shows in the Sofar listening room every day at 3pm ET/8pm UK.

Kimié Miner

Sofar Honolulu

Dance under the twinkling patio lights and escape to an easy, breezy, indie Hawaiian show from Kimié Miner.

Rue Brown


Devoción Cafe may technically be indoors, but their wall of tropical plants is just as calming as the great outdoors. Get serenaded by Rue Brown's powerful vocals and good vibes.



Missing patio nights with cold drinks, summer breezes, and good friends? Same. Kick back and relax with us at this Sofar Chicago show with rapper and producer Saba.

Puro Suco


This sweet and soulful backyard show is pure summer. Enjoy every second of it!

Samm Henshaw

Los Angeles

With new sounds that inject a strong blend of hip hop and gospel into his already tenacious foundation of soul and R&B rock, Samm stuns us with style and surrounded by California greenery.



This alt folk singer songwriter brought emotion and honesty to this summertime show in Chicago.

Leoncarlo Canlas


Sit back, relax, and let Leoncarlo Canlas transport you to a sunny Denver rooftop complete with soothing indie instrumentals.


San Diego

Grab your beverage of choice and meet in this sunny backyard for raspy rich vocals and sweet Amy Winehouse covers.

Démi Ma


Cue the cold drinks and deep breaths, this alt indie show is bringing our minds to better days.

Find new music and incredible artists performing every week in the Sofar listening room, where independent artists around the world livestream performances every day at 3pm EST.

Header image is by Cheyenne Cohen from Sofar NYC.