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“Live At 9:30” Launches Full Website: Watch The First Episode Online!


“Live At 9:30” is excited to announce the launch of Hosted by Squarespace, will be the exclusive online destination for the program and feature clips, behind the scenes blogs, and much more from the groundbreaking TV music variety series. Episodes of “Live At 9:30” began airing on public television stations earlier this month. Viewers should contact their local public television station to learn more about when “Live At 9:30” will air locally. After each episode has aired on public television, it will be available in full at

Visit now to view clips from the first episodes.<

The first three episodes of the 12-episode premiere season will feature performances by Garbage, The Arcs, Tove Lo, Ibeyi, El Vy, MisterWives, The Jesus and Mary Chain, Frank Turner, MS MR, Cold War Kids, Youth Lagoon, Jess Glynne, Yonder Mountain String Band, Mariachi Flor de Toloache and Waxahatchee. Wayne White, of “Pee-wee’s Playhouse” fame, has provided an animated puppet short for the series. Episodes will feature an unexpected mix of contributors and hosts, including Henry Rollins, NPR Music’s Bob Boilen, Hannibal Buress, Jill Kargman, Ralphie May, and many more surprise guests.

Through, music fans around the world will have access to the performances, interviews, and short films that make up each episode. With creative agency Preacher, Squarespace built the website to host the incredible content featured in each episode of the TV series. For Squarespace, involvement in the TV series and the accompanying website was a natural fit. “We have always supported and will continue to support the creative community, so it made perfect sense for Squarespace to host this innovative new program,” says Squarespace Chief Creative Officer David Lee. “The 9:30 Club is a landmark institution where countless legendary artists have launched their careers, and we are excited to be part of that rich history.”

Ahead of its air date, “Live At 9:30” has already drawn nationwide interest (Washington Post, Rolling Stone, Pitchfork, Billboard, USA Today, AV Club) for what promises to be a new series unlike any other – an unpredictable, modern-day music variety series filmed at Washington, D.C.’s legendary 9:30 Club. Each cinematic, one-hour episode of “Live At 9:30” will feature a collection of acts from different genres, interspersed with insightful and entertaining interviews, short films, and comedic bits. In a word: variety – variety about which people are already talking.


About the 9:30 Club
Named Nightclub of the Year by Rolling Stone Magazine, Billboard and Pollstar, the 9:30 Club is the inimitable place bands aspire to play and music fans love to attend – a destination for locals and people across the country for 36 years. Gracing the stage have been legends Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Bob Dylan, Dolly Parton, Al Green, Nirvana, Prince and James Brown; recently discovered acts like Adele, Drake, Kacey Musgraves, Ed Sheeran, Leon Bridges, Twenty One Pilots and Halsey; and arena acts looking for an intimate club play such as Justin Timberlake, Jack White, Pink, Prince, the Smashing Pumpkins and Foo Fighters. With its perfect sightlines and incomparable sound system, it’s no wonder fans return for their next dose of rock, hip hop, punk, pop, alternative, country, comedy and indie — making this Washington, D.C. venue the most attended club of its size in the world.