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Seven Orlando bands you don't want to miss at Ralphfest 4

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Teazer
With a This Is Spinal Tap-like web presence, this mock metal band, purportedly from Norway, features serious musicians getting their comedic rocks off.
8:20 p.m. Friday, Feb. 20, at Will's Pub outdoor stage

Lorna Lambey
She dominated Ralphfest last year, and we expect the beloved lounge singer to pack just as much heat this year on a more intimate stage.
9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 20, at Will's Pub

Steve Garron
The Precious frontman plays a rare solo show that lets you lurk his mesmerizing guitar work from even closer up.
10:40 p.m. Friday, Feb. 20, at Lil Indies

My Friend Steve
Noted Orlando ex-pat Steven Foxbury revives his Billboard-charting '90s band, My Friend Steve.
11 p.m. Friday, Feb. 20, at Will's Pub

Coma Club
There are punk shows all night leading up to Golden Pelicans at Uncle Lou's (which woefully overlaps with Blowfly's set at 12:25 a.m. – too many options!), but if you haven't caught hardcore force Coma Club, plan to hit the pit then.
11:55 p.m. Friday, Feb. 20, at Uncle Lou's

Shyster
If you don't already know, go immediately to shyster.bandcamp.com and meet tragically defunct Shyster, the '90s punk project of the New Lows' Mike Levin, whose blistering songs satisfy any old punk's hankering.
9:50 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 21, at the Social

Jazz X
Ralphfest's namesake Ralph Ameduri's experimental jazz roots are honored with this special Jazz X reunion featuring Chris Charles, Kevin Stever and Jack Sterling.
5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 22, at Spacebar


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