Friday, March 28, 2014

Hello again, early 2000s: 5 upcoming Orlando shows for nostalgic folks

Posted By on Fri, Mar 28, 2014 at 10:24 AM


For anyone between the ages of 15 and 24 between the years 2000 and 2005 who floated along down Saddle Creek, there are certain bands that define the era. Whether you wanted to be more adventurous like Rilo Kiley or were more into something vague like Bright Eyes, chances are you had a number of these touring artists on your first-generation iPod who will soon be gracing stages in Orlando. (I already got my Desaparecidos reunion, so I'm good.) But, as a public service to those who can't get into today's indie rock, here's all you need to know to get your early aughts fix (at a wayyyy higher price) over the next couple months:

Of Montreal 6 p.m. Saturday, May 4 8 p.m. Thursday, May 8 at the Social, $20

The Faint 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 7 at House of Blues, $20-$22

Conor Oberst 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 14 at the Beacham, $28-$35

Modest Mouse 6 p.m. Friday, May 16 at the Beacham (well, hell, it's already sold out, but you bought your tix already right??)

Jenny Lewis 7 p.m. July 11 at Bob Carr Performing Arts Center, $37.50-$72.50

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