Written by: Deepti Hossain
Date: July 25, 2018
From Paul Simon, Lauryn Hill, Andrea Bocelli and more, PBS has curated several concerts featuring a range of musical genres ready to watch for WOSU Passport Members.
WOSU Passport provides a library of on-demand videos of PBS and WOSU content.
Give at least $60 annually to WOSU and you can access Passport content on all devices, including computers, phones, tablets and streaming players such as Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Apple Tv and Android TV. Existing members can activate their Passport access.
The Summer Concert Series showcases singers and musicians from different styles of music. Here are the concerts that are coming to WOSU Passport this summer.
Paul Simon: The Concert in Hyde Park
Watch the legendary singer-songwriter as he highlights his greatest hits in a 2012 concert in London’s Hyde Park. With a career spanning seven decades, he performs his top hits like “The Sounds of Silence,” “The Boxer,” “50 Ways to Leave your Lover” and “Late in the Evening.” Watch now.
Concert for George
George Harrison passed away in 2001. In honor of his iconic career and life, watch the concert organized by friends Olivia Harrison and Eric Clapton at London’s Royal Albert Hall. Watch now.
Journey in Concert: Houston 1981
Join the 1981 concert in Houston, Texas when Journey was at the peak of their success and just released their new album “Escape.” Watch now.
Queen Rock the World
Rock on as the British rock band performs in a never-before-seen film of their 1977 tour featuring the ubiquitous singles “We Will Rock You” and “We Are the Champions.” Watch now.
Andrea Bocelli – Landmarks Live in Concert
From Palazzo Vecchio in Florence, experience Andrea Bocelli in a landmark concert. Host Chad Smith of the Red Hot Chili Peppers also interviews Bocelli and tours his Tuscan home. Watch now.
Alicia Keys – Landmarks Live in Concert
In this Landmarks Live special – recorded over a one-year period – Grammy award winner returns to her hometown and performs in venues around New York City. Watch now.
Brad Paisely – Landmarks Live in Concert
Country star Brad Paisely arrives to the Appalachian Mountains for an outdoor concert. With 23 number on singles, he entertains fans at West Virginia University. Watch now.
Foo Fighters – Landmarks Live in Concert
Join the rock legends as they perform an electrifying set at the Acropolis in Athens, Greece. Watch now.
Herbie Hancock – Austin City Limits
He’s a visionary and innovator in jazz music, redefining the genre with multiple Grammy awards and popular compositions. Enjoy an hour of Hancock and his music. Watch now.
Cyndi Lauper – Austin City Limits
With iconic singles like “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun” and “True Colors,” bop with the pop legend in her performances of classical tunes and country covers. Watch now.
Ms. Lauryn Hill – Austin City Limits
In a rare television performance, experience this rapper, singer and songwriter perform a set including songs from the Fugees and her critically acclaimed album, “The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill.” Watch now.
James Taylor – Austin City Limits
Watch the concert which debuted new music from James Taylor after a 13-year gap, showcased his beloved classics and played hits from his album “Before This World.” Watch now.
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