Quantcast

iHEART'S ALT FEST GOES VIRTUAL

Billie Eilish and Foo Fighters lent new performances to the fourth annual iHeartRadio ALTer EGO Presented by Capital One on 1/28, which was otherwise loaded with clips from previous ALTer EGO outings.

Foo Fighters opened the night with “Everlong” before diving into “Shame Shame,” “Waiting on a War” and “The Pretender,” the latter concluding with a long jam session.

Eilish closed out the virtual event, performing “Therefore I Am,” “Everything I Wanted” and “My Future” with her brother Finneas.

The "vintage" material included The Black Keys “Howlin’ for You” from last year, Weezer’s 2019 performance of “Buddy Holly,” Beck’s rendition of “Loser” at the 2018 show and Coldplay’s performance of “Viva La Vida” with a full orchestra in 2020. The Killers, blink-182, Muse and Mumford & Sons were also part of the walk down memory lane.

Photo credits: (Foo Fighters) Kevin Winter/Getty Images for iHeartMedia

(Billie Eilish) Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for iHeartMedia

SPENCER-SMITH LANDS WITH AG MANAGEMENT, WCM (UPDATE)
New manager, pub deal (6/28a)
BIZ RESPONDS TO ROE V. WADE DECISION (UPDATE)
Artists and companies unite. (6/27a)
PERFORMERS SPEAK OUT AT GLASTO
Singers voice their dismay over the Supreme Court's latest decision. (6/28a)
BST HYDE PARK: BIGGER THAN EVER
England swings. (6/28a)
BIG RED'S BIG POP RUN (UPDATE)
Nine in the Top 40 (6/27a)
SUPERSTAR RELEASES
Who's next?
MUSIC BIZ SPECIAL
It's Comic-Con for numbers geeks.
THE BIG CHEESE
Theories of evolution from 30,000 feet.
THE NEXT GIANT DEAL
A&R in overdrive.
 Email

 First Name

 Last Name

 Company

 Country
CAPTCHA code
Captcha: (type the characters above)