Orlando is a prime location for all kinds of musicians, whether they’re big names or new faces. Every two weeks we’ll compile a list of local shows that you won’t want to miss. Check out what’s going on in music around town during the first couple weeks of February:
THE ABBEY – 100 S. Eola Drive, Orlando
Feb. 6 Robin De Jesus: Crush to Crushed, 10 p.m.
Feb. 9 Central Florida Jazz Society with Scotty Barnhart, 3 p.m.
BOB CARR PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE – 401 W. Livingston St., Orlando
Feb. 7 The New Jack Swing Tour with Salt-N-Pepa, Guy and more, 7 p.m.
HARD ROCK LIVE– 6050 Universal Blvd., Orlando
Feb. 7 Queens of the Stone Age, 8 p.m.
HOUSE OF BLUES – Downtown Disney West Side, Walt Disney World
Feb. 1 Sevendust, 8:30 p.m.
Feb. 6 Walk Off The Earth—Gang of Rhythm Tour, 8 p.m.
Feb. 7 Big Head Todd & The Monsters, 8 p.m.
Feb. 8 Pat Metheny, 8 p.m.
Feb. 9 Panic! At The Disco, 7 p.m.
Feb. 11 Trey Anastasio Band, 8:30 p.m.
THE PLAZA LIVE – 425 N. Bumby Ave., Orlando
Feb. 2 Bring Me The Horizon The American Dream Tour, 7:30 p.m.
Feb. 9 Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, 7:30 p.m.
Feb. 11 Cat Power 8 p.m.
Feb. 14 Alan Parsons Live Project, with the Orlando Philharmonic, 8 p.m.
THE SOCIAL – 54 N. Orange Ave., Orlando
Feb. 5 Turquoise Jeep with Yip Deceiver, 8 p.m.
Feb. 7 J Boog, 9 p.m.
Feb. 8 Ralphfest 3 featuring Sebadoh, 7 p.m.
Feb. 12 The Slackers, 8 p.m.
Feb. 13 Mason Jennings with Rebecca Pidgeon, 7 p.m.
Feb. 14 Shovels & Rope with Shakey Graves, 9 p.m.
TIMUCUA ARTS FOUNDATION – 2000 S. Summerlin Ave., Orlando
Feb. 2 Jazz vocalist Whitney James, 7:30 p.m.
Feb. 9 Chie Suzuki, vibrophonist, 7:30 p.m.