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Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo

The best concerts coming to Orlando this week 


A powerhouse quintet with membership including Chris and Beatriz Belt and Thad Anderson, Answers deal in contemporary creative music, recast through rock-band instrumentation.

8 p.m. Wednesday, May 1, at Iron Cow, free

I Don't Know How But They Found Me

So much more than a Panic! at the Disco offshoot, the IDKHBTFM duo are becoming a hotly tipped pop prospect all on their own.

7 p.m. Thursday, May 2, at the Abbey, $20


California's post-hardcore heroes wear their full hearts on their collective musical sleeves.

7:30 p.m. Friday, May 3, at Plaza Live, $20-$30

Cannabis Corpse

4/20 comes a little late to the Haven this year with these formidable weed-metallurgists, along with Psycroptic. 7 p.m. Saturday, May 4, at Haven Lounge, $18-$22

Shakey Graves

Gritty young Austin blues-rocker to testify before the faithful at the Plaza on, appropriately, Sunday night.

8 p.m. Sunday, May 5, at Plaza Live, $27-$40

Vivian K.

Urgent, angular Orlando underground guiding lights play the Maitland comics emporium along with Body Heat at the request of the creators of Image's hit graphic novel Little Girls.

6 p.m. Monday, May 6, at BAMF Comics, free

Pat Benatar

1980s belter Benatar teams with her faithful arranger, Neil Giraldo, for an acoustic tour through her greatest moments.

8 p.m. Tuesday, May 7, at Hard Rock Live, $45.50-$63.50


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