Orlando enjoyed the fruits of alt-country patron saint Lucinda Williams' labor

Alt-country patron saint Lucinda Williams graced Orlando with her singular presence last week, despite recent health woes that included a stroke in…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Orlando enjoyed the fruits of alt-country patron saint Lucinda Williams' labor
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Everything we saw at Dua Lipa's Future Nostalgia show at Orlando's Amway Center

On the second night of her 'The Future Nostalgia Tour,' Dua Lipa delivered a night of solace to her fans who might…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Everything we saw at Dua Lipa's Future Nostalgia show at Orlando's Amway Center
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Everything we saw at Tool's Amway Center concert in Orlando

"Immunity, long overdue Contagion, I exhale you Naive, I opened up to you Venom and Mania Now, Contagion, I exhale you" These…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Everything we saw at Tool's Amway Center concert in Orlando
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Everyone we saw at Barbarella's Saturday New Wave Night in downtown Orlando

Mainstay downtown Orlando nightclub Barbarella is leaving downtown Orlando after 34 years within the next month. In honor of this milestone, we…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Everyone we saw at Barbarella's Saturday New Wave Night in downtown Orlando
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Iron Maiden singer Bruce Dickinson brings a life's worth of stories to Orlando's Plaza Live

Iron Maiden might not be playing Orlando as part of their upcoming tour, but Maidenheads in the City Beautiful got the next…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Iron Maiden singer Bruce Dickinson brings a life's worth of stories to Orlando's Plaza Live
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Leon Bridges holds court at Orlando's Steinmetz Hall with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Young soul sensation Leon Bridges led the U.K.'s Royal Philharmonic Orchestra through a rousing set of songs at the new Steinmetz Hall…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Leon Bridges holds court at Orlando's Steinmetz Hall with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
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Swamburger and Scarlet Monk host a showcase of their art and music at Casselberry Art House

Orlando hip-hop mainstay Swamburger hosted a listening party of a new collaborative album with Scarlet Monk, The Adventures of Mugs & Pockets,…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Swamburger and Scarlet Monk host a showcase of their art and music at Casselberry Art House
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The Mavericks bring their rousing Latin-rock to Orlando's Plaza Live

Latin-music royalty and Grammy winners, the Mavericks came to Orlando with a clutch of new songs from their (first) Spanish-language album En…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

The Mavericks bring their rousing Latin-rock to Orlando's Plaza Live
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Machine Girl, Johnnascus and Human presented a night of bleeding-edge heaviness at the Abbey

Machine Girl returned to Orlando this week, graduated up to an even bigger local venue — the Abbey — but the group…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Machine Girl, Johnnascus and Human presented a night of bleeding-edge heaviness at the Abbey
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A look back at 2021 through the lenses of Orlando Weekly's photographers

The eyes have it! Here is a sampling of strange, beautiful, powerful and unique moments captured by a cadre of Orlando Weekly's…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Come Out With Pride Parade, Oct. 9, Downtown Orlando
    Photo by J.D. Casto
    Orlando’s Come Out With Pride roared back this year bigger and better than ever, and we feel this shot captured the celebratory vibe perfectly. “These gentlemen were doing flips and splits and all of these acrobatic moves. I just walked with them for about 50 or 60 yards trying to capture them in mid-air. I got lucky. This was the only frame that was in focus,” remembers Casto.
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Kaleigh Baker and Patrick Hagerman go all out as their Lil Indies residency ends

It felt a little like the end of an era as Kaleigh Baker ended her long-running Lil Indies residency in a tuneful…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Kaleigh Baker and Patrick Hagerman go all out as their Lil Indies residency ends
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Orlando indie royalty the Pauses celebrated a decade of 'A Cautionary Tale' at Will's Pub

Orlando indie-electronic royalty the Pauses marked a decade since the release of their debut album A Cautionary Tale with an anniversary blowout…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Orlando indie royalty the Pauses celebrated a decade of 'A Cautionary Tale' at Will's Pub
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Everyone we saw at the Jeff Rosenstock show at Orlando's Beacham

Sure, we can tell you the Jeff Rosenstock show at the Beacham was a can't-miss night of sweaty, fun, raw emotion ……

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Everyone we saw at the Jeff Rosenstock show at Orlando's Beacham
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Mazie brought kaleidoscopic pop to Orlando's House of Blues

Fast-rising alt-pop singer Mazie opened for COIN at the House of Blues as November came to a close, delighting the audience with…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Mazie brought kaleidoscopic pop to Orlando's House of Blues
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Our favorite pictures from Orlando's Soundbar (and Backbooth)

Soundbar unceremoniously closed earlier this week, bringing an end to an entire era of concerts in downtown Orlando. Through the years, the…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Our favorite pictures from Orlando's Soundbar (and Backbooth)
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Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness held the House of Blues rapt on their 'Three Pianos' tour

The Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness-helmed "Three Pianos" tour touched down in Disney Springs' House or Blues last week, with Zac Clark…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness held the House of Blues rapt on their 'Three Pianos' tour
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Everything we saw when Chris Stapleton and Sheryl Crow came to Orlando's Amway Center

Chris Stapleton and Sheryl Crow brought their good time road songs and sad bastard laments in equal measure during their recent stop…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Everything we saw when Chris Stapleton and Sheryl Crow came to Orlando's Amway Center
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Everyone we saw at Welcome to Rockville 2021

While one particular set drowned out the sound of the rest of Welcome to Rockville, that didn't put a damper on the…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Everyone we saw at Welcome to Rockville 2021
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All the party people we saw at Electric Daisy Carnival Orlando 2021

Orlando's PLUR enthusiasts have been waiting for the drop for two damn years. Needless to say, a ton of energy was unleashed…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

All the party people we saw at Electric Daisy Carnival Orlando 2021
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Ricky Martin and Enrique Iglesias brought top-level pop spectacle to Orlando's Amway Center

It was less "spooky" and more "spectacular" when powerhouse Latin-pop vets Ricky Martin and Enrique Iglesias brought their co-headlining tour to Orlando.…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Ricky Martin and Enrique Iglesias brought top-level pop spectacle to Orlando's Amway Center
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Orlando Americana all-stars the Za-Boo-Zays returned to Lil Indies last weekend

The Za-Boo-Zays — the all-star trio of Kaleigh Baker, Hannah Harber Wynn and Olivia Wynn Roche — made a rare live appearance…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Orlando Americana all-stars the Za-Boo-Zays returned to Lil Indies last weekend
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Sheer Mag and Soul Go bring the fury to Orlando's Will's Pub

Sheer Mag and Soul Glo brought big rock action and hardcore fury in equal measures to a rabid crowd at Will's Pub…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Sheer Mag and Soul Go bring the fury to Orlando's Will's Pub
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Garage-rock survivors the Hives went hard at the House of Blues this week

The Hives got downright 'Veni, Vedi, Vicous' at the House of Blues, blowing out eardrums with their potent garage-rock and rampaging all…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Garage-rock survivors the Hives went hard at the House of Blues this week
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Playboi Carti brought his 'Narcissist' tour to Orlando Amphitheater

Playboi Carti got a massive crowd at Orlando Ampitheater seriously hyped when he brought the noir production of his "Narcissist" tour to…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Playboi Carti brought his 'Narcissist' tour to Orlando Amphitheater
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Central Florida's Virginity celebrate new album release at Will's Pub

Daytona Beach indie-rock band Virginity release their brawny and buzzy new album, Popmortem, on Orlando's Smartpunk Records on Oct. 15. But the…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Central Florida's Virginity celebrate new album release at Will's Pub
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Everyone we saw at Carl Cox's house music blowout this weekend

Brit techno and house god Carl Cox, a a trailblazing producer and in-demand DJ, played to a packed house at downtown Orlando's…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Everyone we saw at Carl Cox's house music blowout this weekend
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Lauren Daigle sent Orlando's Amway Center into a rapture

Contemporary worship singer Lauren Daigle gave fervent fans a taste of that not-so-old-time religion at the Amway Center this weekend, complete with…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Lauren Daigle sent Orlando's Amway Center into a rapture
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Danny Feedback gets seriously freaky at Orlando's Will's Pub

Orlando freak maestro Danny Feedback returned to the stage this weekend after a lengthy lockdown to unveil three new albums … and…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Danny Feedback gets seriously freaky at Orlando's Will's Pub
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J Cole headlines Orlando's Amway Center with 21 Savage

J Cole kicked off "The Off Season Tour" right here in Florida, and Saturday night saw him headline downtown Orlando's Amway Center.…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

J Cole headlines Orlando's Amway Center with 21 Savage
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Everything we saw at the Warlando music festival in Orlando

Heavy metal festival Warlando took over the Orlando Amphitheater at the Central Florida fair for a day of metal and mud on…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Everything we saw at the Warlando music festival in Orlando
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