• Bad Suns

    Bad Suns

    Crunchy LA-based rock combo, Bad Suns, popped into Orlando recently while on their current “Disappear Here” US tour. Christopher Long was there, and he couldn’t have been happier with their performance.

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    Quintron and Miss Pussycat

    Quintron and Miss Pussycat brought their psychedelic carnival to Will’s Pub in Orlando, and Julius C. Lacking was there to make some flashbacks.

  • Tab Benoit

    Tab Benoit

    Tab Benoit brings it in Orlando and Michelle Wilson loved it!

  • of Montreal

    of Montreal

    of Montreal gets weird at the Social! Relive the crazy with Alexa Harris in this review of the antic-filled, surreal, one-of-a-kind show.

  • Miniature Tigers

    Miniature Tigers

    Indie-pop band Miniature Tiger’s fun, upbeat, danceable tunes and contagious positivity wowed Alexa Harris at the Social.

  • Phantogram

    Phantogram

    Electronic psych-pop duo Phantogram storms the Beacham with strobe lights, sequins, and energy to spare.

  • Jenny Lewis

    Jenny Lewis

    Jenny Lewis overcomes being the opening band, and sound and lighting issues, to overwhelm an Orlando audience, as Jen Cray knew she would.

  • Cloud Nothings

    Cloud Nothings

    Cloud Nothings delivered a dazed, but delicious set in Orlando as Jen Cray watches on.

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    Pigeons Playing Ping Pong

    Pigeons Playing Ping Pong light up Orlando with their funky jams while Eric Donath tries not to get knocked over by the twirling hula hoops.

  • Against Me!

    Against Me!

    It’s been a transformative year for Against Me!, but the fans have stood by their band. Jen Cray reports from Orlando.

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    Charging faster than an angry Great White Buffalo, the Motor City Madman, Ted Nugent, unleashed a rock and roll love fest of Gonzo proportions in Orlando, nearly steamrolling Christopher Long.

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    Jen Cray returns for a dip in the summertime pool of musical evolution that is Warped Tour — along with a hundred thousand fans or so.

  • Warped Tour

    Warped Tour

    Jen Cray returns for a dip in the summertime pool of musical evolution that is Warped Tour — along with a hundred thousand fans or so.

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    Two Gallants graciously return to stage to woo the fans that love them — a lot.

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    Alkaline Trio can make a collar bone sexy, can make a tattoo needle feel like a numbing tickle, and can make Jen Cray sit through an emo band just to see them play, yet again.

  • Bad Religion

    Bad Religion

    Bad Religion are still exciting after 30+ years of making music, as Jen Cray discovered at a recent Orlando date.

  • Muse

    Muse

    The ear-shattering beauty and wildly colorful spectacle of Muse overtakes Orlando, and Jen Cray.

  • Eddie Vedder

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    An unplugged evening with Eddie Vedder full of conversation, confessions, and two hours of music is a damn fine way for Jen Cray to spend the night.

  • Weezer

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    Weezer brings the Memories Show to Orlando for a pair of full album performances that sell out with fans looking to take a time machine back to the early ’90s. Jen Cray caught the 1992 train and heard the Blue Album from start to finish.

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    Adam Ant and The Good, The Mad, and The Lovely Posse

    “Antmania” is alive and well 30 years after Adam Ant’s peak, Michael Crown discovers at a sold-out Orlando gig.

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