Thanks to his throwback midi music that sounds like a vintage video game—which is why his creepy retro songs landed on the soundtrack to Hotline Miami—Perturbator has become one of the best and brightest . . . well, make that darkest in dark synthwave music, and many of his legion of fans will done their baggy black outfits and rave masks for his highly anticipated Skyway stop. Friday, May 10th, 8 PM. $20. —Paul Cajun

Skyway Theater, 711 Hennepin Ave, MPLS; skywaytheater.com