What to do in Orlando, April 20-26: RAP Ferreira, Blu Anxiety, Ginger Minj, Swift + Styles Dance Party, The Cult | Things to do | Orlando

Wednesday April 20
Steve Hackett
Guitarist and founding member of Genesis, Hackett, arrives at the Plaza with his Genesis Revisited Tour, which sees the musician revisit material from two of the most artistic and neglected albums of his 1977 daily work, Sell ​​England by the pound and Seconds elapsed. 8 p.m., Plaza Live, 425 N. Bumby Ave., plazaliveorlando.org, $49-$70

Thursday April 21
Travel, Toto
Journey returns to Orlando as part of their Freedom Tour, featuring fellow 1980s hitmakers Toto. The chance to hear “Don’t Stop Believin'” and “Africa” ​​on the same night do not via a hack takeover group is quite the “get”. 7:30 p.m.; Amway Center, 400 W. Church St., amwaycenter.com, $75 to $399

Swift & Styles Dance Party
Local lords of the dance party present an evening of songs from two great musical tastes that once (sniff) went so well together: Taylor and Harry. Le Petite Fete is exploding nationwide right now with their Taylor Swift dance parties, so check out this phenomenon at home. 8 p.m., at Will’s
Pub, 1042 N. Mills Ave., willspub.org, $15

Website launch party
If the name of the event doesn’t exactly appeal to you, trust us, the itinerary will. A venerable home for DIY, the Space Station returns to live arts action with an evening featuring the work of local artist Tony Garan (who will be on the Station). The night also celebrates the launch of the Space Station’s new fully stocked gallery and online store – items you can browse in real life here. 8 p.m., Space Station Orlando, 2539 Coolidge Ave., shopspacestationorlando.com, free

friday april 22
blue anxiety
What we have here is absolute gothic rager, with sublime New York deathrock stars Blu Anxiety playing alongside a varied cast including Mother Juno, Body Shop and Bbomit. The mere thought of it gives us the fumes. The truly rugged (and austere) will find themselves bobbing back and forth along Mills and Corrine to bounce between that and the adult. show at Will’s. 9 p.m., Stardust Video & Coffee, 1842 Winter Park Road, facebook.com/stardustie, $10

RAP Ferreira, Sha Ray
The ever-evolving MC Ferreira apparently kicked off his sets on this tour by playing a few bluesy guitar numbers, then back to rhyming and mind-blowing production. Sha Ray is a member of the Ruby Yacht Collective but flies solo on this tour with his own lefty sounds. 7 p.m., The Abbey, 100 S. Eola Drive, abbeyorlando.com, $20

Saturday April 23
Cape Boing
Cabo Boing, the latest artistic appearance of Orlando-born experimental lifer Brian Esser, celebrates the release of his new album Real gems for small gems along with Algae Guck, AOL, KT Kink and shorts from another Orlando treasure, Jimmy Schaus. 8 p.m., Stardust Video & Coffee, 1842 Winter Park Road, facebook.com/stardustie,
$5

Colin Hay
So, the OMD concert earlier in the week is almost sold out. If you miss it, there’s still a chance to feel nostalgia with a vibrant twist at this Colin Hay solo show. Best known as the lead singer of Men at Work (“Down Under”), Hay found a second performing life as a singer-songwriter. And it’s a look that suits her. 8 p.m., The Plaza Live, 425 N. Bumby Ave., plazaliveorlando.org, $34-$45

The cult
Get ready to scream the chorus of “Fire Woman” at the top of your lungs, rockers: The oft-rescheduled anniversary tour of The Cult’s breakthrough album sonic temple finally happens. Temple was Cult’s greatest album, a collection of skinny rock anthems that earned them multi-platinum sales and a tour with Metallica when it was released in 1989. 8 p.m., House of Blues, Disney Springs, houseofblues.com/ Orlando, $44.50-$96.75

ginger minj
Orlando Drag Royalty Ginger Minj returns to a local scene with Brandon Stansell, and she’s going to show you a thing or two about good honky-tonking. Expect to hear songs from Minj’s country album, Double-wide Diva, and (fingers crossed) his cover of “Friends in Low Places” by Garth Brooks. 6 p.m., Will’s Pub, 1042 N. Mills Ave., willspub.org, $15-$60

Harlem Globetrotters
The Harlem Globetrotters are on tour again, and fans can only think of one thing: maybe this will be the year of the Washington Generals? No. But you can definitely expect more of the same jaw-dropping, crowd-pleasing basketball tricks and gags the Globetrotters have been showing off for nearly a century. 2 p.m., Addition Financial Arena, 12777 Gemini Blvd. N., additionfiarena.com, $15-$55

Nate Bargatze
After wearing headphones as a visual gag during a Grammys presentation (hint: The Slap), comedian and podcaster Bargatze is now on the road doing stand-up on his equally cheekily named “Raincheck Tour.” Atlantic called him “the nicest man in stand-up” but don’t hold it against him. 7 and 9:30 p.m., Walt Disney Theater, Dr. Phillips Center, 445 S. Magnolia Ave., drphillipscenter.org, $39.75-$69.75

Record Store Day
While there are some very valid arguments against this annual vinyl craze, there’s no disputing RSD’s enduring mega-popularity, now in its 15th year. Record stores from across the city – including Park Ave CDs, Remix and SmartPunk Records – are participating in this year’s event. Be ready to queue. 8:00 a.m., various locations, recordstoreday.com

WJRR Earthday Anniversary 28
The annual WJRR-sponsored rockfest at the Central Florida Fairgrounds is back with a little something for fans across the heavy music spectrum. This year’s edition of this outdoor mini-fest will feature Godsmack, Three Days Grace, Thrice and more. 11 a.m., Central Florida Fairgrounds, 4603 W. Colonial Drive, centralfloridafair.com, $30-$199

Saturday-Sunday, April 23-24
Mount Dora Blueberry Festival
A celebration of everyone’s favorite antioxidant, with all things topped, filled and flavored with blueberries. Donnelly Park, 539 N. Donnelly St., Mount Dora, mountdorablueberryfestival.com

Monday April 25
The Bay Tour Strikes Back
The OG titans of West Coast thrash metal have Orlando in their sights when “The Bay Strikes Back” package comes to town. The heady triad of Testament, Exodus and Death Angel have been able to balance critical influence with audience adoration across ongoing careers beginning in the 1980s – sure to inspire some frenzied head-butting. 6:50 p.m., Hard Rock Live, 6050 Universal Blvd., hardrock.com/live, $30-$45 n

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