An eighties freestyler, a Grammy-nominated songwriter, a piano maestro and more of the best Orlando shows this week | Picks | Orlando
BJ the Chicago Kid
Grammy nominee and collaborator with the likes of Freddie Gibbs and Kendrick Lamar steps into the spotlight with this solo show.
7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9, at the Social, $22.50-$50
No two sets by Vallam, one of our personal favorite Floridian harsh noise artists, are the same. STILL reeling from their contact-mic’d Slinky at this year’s International Noise Conference.
9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10, at the Manes Emporium of Doubt, $5
Native Orlandoan alt-rockers hit town in the heavy company of Someday River and Cathedral Bells.
9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 11, at Will’s Pub, $10
Eighties freestyle chanteuse Lisa Lisa (of Cult Jam fame) plays a one-off Pride Weekend engagement at “Amor” Latin Saturdays at Stonewall.
7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, at Stonewall, $20-$40
Connecticut indie-rapper Lowry headlines Soundbar with Tampa‘s Xuitcasecity.
7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 13, at Soundbar, $16
One-half of styling and profiling local rap duo OhTwo, Xavya brings his extroverted and experimental solo outlet Club Goya to the In-Between Series. Amazed.
7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 14, at CityArts, $5
Frederic Voorn with Fernwood String Quartet
Piano maestro Voorn is joined by Fernwood (counting members of Alterity in its ranks) for an evening of Mozart and original pieces.
7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 15, at Timucua, free