Everything we saw at Motion City Soundtrack's show with All Get Out in Orlando

Motion City City Soundtrack brought their anniversary tour for fan-favorite album Commit This To Memory to Orlando's House of Blues. Accompanied by…

By Ian Suarez

Everything we saw at Mot9ion City Soundtrack's show with All Get Out in Orlando
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Everything and everyone we saw when Kraftwerk landed in Orlando

German electronic-music legends Kraftwerk landed — via a flying saucer, suggested their 3-D backing projections — in Orlando's Dr. Phillips Center to play before a crowd…

By Jim Leatherman, Matthew Moyer

Everything and everyone we saw when Kraftwerk landed in Orlando
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Mewithoutyou brought their farewell tour to Orlando and things got emotional

Post-hardcore kings Mewithoutyou are calling it quits after over two decades' worth of music. But they're going out in style with a…

By David Johns

Mewithoutyou bring their farewell tour to Orlando and things got emotional
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LÉON and Catie Turner live was a 'Dream' for the audience at Orlando's Plaza Live

Swedish pop singer LÉON brought her "Fade Into A Dream" tour, her first stateside jaunt since 2019, to Orlando's Plaza Live on…

By Gianna Aceto

LÉON
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Everything we saw at the Def Leppard, Poison, Mötley Crüe and Joan Jett stadium gig in Orlando

Sunday evening was a rock of ages at Camping World Stadium. After two years of waiting, Poison, Mötley Crüe and Def Leppard…

By J.D. Casto

Everything we saw at the Def Leppard, Poison, Mötley Crüe and Joan Jett stadium gig in Orlando
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Robert Callender showed Orlando 'The Way' during unique shows at Timucua

Visionary musician Robert Callender marked the 50th anniversary of his lost psychedelic masterpiece The Way for two nights at Orlando's TImucua Arts.…

By Jim Leatherman

Robert Callender showed Orlando 'The Way'
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Everyone and everything we saw when Chvrches played Orlando's House of Blues

Chvrches steered their tour promoting new album *Screen Violence* into the House of Blues on Wednesday, bringing some of that audio carnage…

By J.D. Casto

Everything we saw when Chvrches played Orlando's House of Blues
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Everything we saw when Bikini Kill played Orlando this weekend

Seeing the legendary Bikini Kill go off in front of a sold-out crowd at the Plaza Live — as part of a small…

By Jim Leatherman

Everything we saw when Bikini Kill played Orlando this weekend
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Everything we saw and heard at Paul McCartney's stadium show in Orlando

Tens of thousands of showgoers made the pilgrimage to Orlando’s Camping World stadium for what would be one of only two Florida…

By Jim Leatherman, Ida V. Eskamani

Everything we saw and heard at Paul McCartney's stadium show in Orlando
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Everything we saw at Omar Apollo's House of Blues tour stop in Orlando

Young singer/producer Omar Apollo brought his ‘Desvelado’ tour to the House of Blues on Friday night.

By Gianna Aceto

Everything we saw at Omar Apollo's House of Blues tour stop in Orlando
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Aly and AJ gets Orlando audience 'Up On Their Feet' during House of Blues tour stop

Sisters and Multi-platinum indie pop stars Aly & AJ brought their 'A Touch of the Beat Gets You Up on Your Feet…

By Gianna Aceto

Aly and AJ gets Orlando audience 'Up On Their Feet' during House of Blues tour stop
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Bleachers and Allison Ponthier took the sadness out of Tuesday night in Orlando

New Jersey songwriter-to-the-stars Jack Antonoff brought his Bleachers to House of Blues for a proper rave-up on Tuesday. Allison Ponthier opened up the…

By Gianna Aceto

Bleachers
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Everything we saw when the Afghan Whigs returned to The Social in Orlando

Suave alternative rock leading-lights the Afghan Whigs made a triumphant return to Orlando on lucky Friday the 13th. Only people struck with…

By Jim Leatherman

Everything we saw when the Afghan Whigs returned to The Social in Orlando
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Ho99o9 and N8NOFACE run wild in Orlando's Henao Center

Ho99o9 whipped up an absolute maelstrom at their Orlando return show on Saturday, May 7 with N8NOFACE as tour support. The audience gave…

By Jim Leatherman

Ho99o9 and N8NOFACE run wild in Orlando's Henao Center
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Role Model modeled the future of pop performance at Orlando's Plaza Live

Young and state-of-the-art pop star Role Model followed up a triumphant set at Coachella (and a signing at Park Ave. CDs earlier…

By Gianna Aceto

Role Model
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AJR dazzled Orlando on their 'OK Orchestra' tour

Nouveau indie-pop trio AJR dazzled a packed house on Tuesday for their "OK Orchestra" tour stop in the City Beautiful.  Tik Tok…

By Gianna Aceto

AJR dazzled Orlando on their 'OK Orchestra' tour
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Singer-songwriter Beth Hart and local Vella brought the house down at Orlando's Plaza Live

Singer-songwriter Beth Hart brought her “Thankful” tour with a greatest-hits set and a bundle of Zeppelin covers from her latest mini-album in…

By J.D. Casto

Beth Hart
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Journey and Toto bring the hits and the glitz to Orlando

Journey returned to Orlando as part of their Freedom Tour, with the added bonus of fellow 1980s hitmakers Toto. The chance to…

By Matthew Moyer

Jounrey Toto
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Trixie and Katya dazzle Orlando with songs, skits and style

Trixie & Katya — the dynamic duo of drag superstars Trixie Mattel and Katya Zamolodchikova — graced the Hard Rock Live on Saturday as part…

By Gianna Aceto

Trixie and Katya dazzle Orlando with songs, skits and style
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Everyone we saw at Tessa Violet, Addison Grace and Cavetown's show at Orlando's House of Blues

Cavetown, Addison Grace and Tessa Violet brought their tour to Orlando's House of Blue on Friday and thrilled the young audience with…

By Jim Leatherman

Everyone we saw at Tessa Violet, Addison Grace and Cavetown's show at Orlando's House of Blues
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Everything we saw at Ministry's Orlando tour stop at Hard Rock Live

Industrial metal godfathers Ministry were finally able to bring their pandemic delayed 30th anniversary celebration tour of A Mind is a Terrible…

By Jacquelin Goldberg

Everything we saw at Ministry's Orlando tour stop at Hard Rock Live
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Relient K were a welcome musical 'Escape' for Orlando fans at a sold-out House of Blues

Monday night, Relient K played in front of a sold-out crowd at House of Blues. After an extended hiatus, the band is…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Relient K were a welcome musical 'Escape' for Orlando fans at a sold-out House of Blues
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Everything we saw at the Swamp Sistas' Cosmic Conjunction Funktion at Orlando's Will's Pub

Beth McKee's Swamp Sistas musical collective threw a gigantic comeback event dubbed the Cosmic Conjunction Funktion, taking over the entirety of Will's…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Everything we saw at the Swamp Sistas' Cosmic Conjunction Funktion at Orlando's Will's Pub
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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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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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Everything we saw at the Steinmetz Hall's 'Rise + Shine' Orlando arts extravaganza

The elegant new performance venue Steinmetz Hall opened on Friday with a showcase of Orlando's arts community that pulled out all the…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Everything we saw at the Steinmetz Hall's 'Rise + Shine' Orlando arts extravaganza
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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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