New York synth-poppers sound like a modern upgrade to the circuit boards laid down by Simple Minds and Thompson Twins, and that's not a bad thing.
8 p.m. Wednesday, June 15, at the Social, $20-$23
Three former Orlandoans swing through town to show off their ultra-vicious hardcore project. Eschews tuff-guy breakdowns for hypervelocity.
8 p.m. Thursday, June 16, at the Space Station, $5
Orlando electro enigma Tiger Fawn craft intricate musical webs that reference everything from world music to R&B to avant noise. Soul synth collage.
10 p.m. Friday, June 17, at the Falcon, donations
Looking to beat the heat this weekend? L.A. black metal duo Holocaust will be whipping up an icy storm of unrelenting grimness at Bombshell's. (Only Florida date.)
7 p.m. Saturday, June 18, at Bombshell's Tavern, $10-$12
This new ukulele army (!!) – comprised of a number of musicians about town and related comrades – steps out for the Southern Fried Sunday soiree.
4:30 p.m. Sunday, June 19, at Will's Pub, $7
Young local jazz quintet are sure to turn the intimate environs of Lil Indies into their own personal loft show.
10 p.m. Monday, June 20, at Lil Indies, free
Tear Out the Heart
So it's like ... you see the name of this Victory Records band and you can make a very accurate guess of what they sound like. Stompcore heavy on the self-loathing.
6:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 21, at Will's Pub, $10-$12