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May / 2022

After a Memorable Season, The Jax Symphony is Finishing Strong

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May / 2022

Go | The Best Concerts in Jax this Week

Jacksonville Jazz Fest Weekend, plus Phoebe Bridgers and Bright Eyes

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May / 2022

Just Announced | Steve Miller Band at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre

Classic-rock icon and one of the most-consistent hitmakers of all time visits St. Augustine in July

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May / 2022

JME Recommends | Contemporary Jazz Artists You Should Know

The shape of jazz right now

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May / 2022

Go | Bright Eyes at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre

Indie-rock darlings visit The Amp

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May / 2022

Fontaines D.C. | Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

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May / 2022

Fresh Rotation | 4 Songs We’re Listening to Right Now

New music from Sharon Van Etten, Khalid, Holiday Ghosts and a long-overdue Terry Allen reissue

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May / 2022

Announcing the winner of the 2022 Tiny Desk Contest

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May / 2022

The Lumineers Love Florida

The Indie-folk darlings discuss kicking off their “Brightside Tour” in the Sunshine State

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May / 2022

On ‘Dance Fever,’ Florence + the Machine explores her fractured desires

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May / 2022

Go | The Best Concerts in Jax this Week

The Lumineers, Leon Bridges, Beabadoobee and lots of locals

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May / 2022

On ‘Stories Up High,’ Laney Jones Seeks the Flow State

Nashville singer-songwriter brings her record to Blue Jay Listening Room

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May / 2022

Celebrate David Byrne’s Birthday on The Independent 89.9 HD4

Put on a baggy suit, bust out your angular dance moves and turn on the radio.

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May / 2022

Local Spotlight | 4 new tracks by Jax artists out now

New tracks by Duval's own Bebe Deluxe, Sunriver, Jesabel and Little Geronimo

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May / 2022

Meet Raven Chacon, the first Native American to win the Pulitzer Prize for music

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May / 2022

LPT’s ‘Se Quema El Mundo’ is a dance-floor-ready Fire Stoked with Social Commentary

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May / 2022

When it feels like the world’s ending, Sharon Van Etten still cares

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May / 2022

Go | The best concerts in Jax this week

Cellus Hamilton, Dustin Monk and the Hustle, Laney Jones and more

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May / 2022

Fresh Rotation | 4 new songs we’re listening to right now

New music from Wilco, King Gizzard, Moonchild and Kikagaku Moyo

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May / 2022

New Mix | Fresh Squeeze

Discover the best new music added to rotation on the Independent 89.9 HD4

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May / 2022

Go | John Fogerty at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre

Legendary singer-songwriter behind Creedance Clearwater Revival plays The Amp

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May / 2022

Go | Grammy nominated pop-rock trio HAIM at Daily’s Place

One of the biggest bands in the world makes a pitstop in Jax

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May / 2022

Rush’s ‘Moving Pictures’ is one of the most influential records of the last 40 years

Don't rush to judgment

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May / 2022

Albert Ayler made sublime music. The world was not ready

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May / 2022

Go | The best concerts in Jax this week

Primus, The Fritz, Battles, Madeleine Peyroux and more visit Northeast Florida

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Apr / 2022

Fresh Rotation | 3 new tracks we’re listening to right now

New music from Cass McCombs and The Slaps, and an unearthed track from garage-rock apostles The Preachers

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Apr / 2022

Here’s What to Expect from The Independent 89.9 HD4, Our New Music Discovery Station

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Apr / 2022

Go | Mighty Oak, the Cummer’s first-ever music festival, is this weekend

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Apr / 2022

Two Stages, Projected Sets and Studio 54 | Stage director Gregory Keller on Jax Symphony’s performance of ‘La Bohème’

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Apr / 2022

Local Spotlight | 3 great tracks by Jax artists out now

New music from Lost Club, Cearrow Muri and Freddy Bricks

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Apr / 2022

Go | The best concerts in Jax this week

Houndmouth, Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn, Billy Strings and the Mighty Oak Music Fest

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Apr / 2022

Recovering and reclaiming Black women’s place in music history

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Apr / 2022

Fresh Rotation | 3 new songs we really dig

Buddy shares the “Coolest Things,” Daniel Villarreal and co. are all in and warrior poetry from Yezdin

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Apr / 2022

How the late jazz great Chick Corea is being remembered — in concert

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Apr / 2022

Go | The best concerts in Jax this week

Brett Dennen, Jax River Jams goes country and the JME Showcase Series

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Apr / 2022

Go | JME Showcase Series at Underbelly

Catch five emerging Jacksonville acts on one stage

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Apr / 2022

Local Spotlight | 3 new tracks by Jax artists out now

New music from L.O.V.E Culture and Ebony-Payne English feat. Ulysses Owens Jr, plus Jawberry’s debut

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Apr / 2022

Go | The best concerts of the week in Jax

Luna Luna, Drive-By Truckers, Boyz II Men, Bon Iver and more

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Apr / 2022

Just Announced | Robert Glasper added to Jax Jazz Fest lineup

The celebrated pianist and in-demand collaborator brings 'Black Radio' to Jax

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Apr / 2022

On ‘Eureka Springs’ Cory Driscoll Chronicles a Physical and Emotional Journey

Jax singer-songwriter on how a road trip to America's heartland inspired his latest concept album

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Apr / 2022

Fresh Rotation | 3 new tracks JME Contributors think you should listen to

The Stroppies make uncool cool, Mark Turner turns jazz on its ear and Angel Olsen soars above the fray

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Apr / 2022

Watch Jacksonville Artists’ Tiny Desk Contest Entries

Jax's got talent

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Apr / 2022

Buffalo Nichols Pushes the Blues into its 21st-Century Phase

The buzzed-about musician believes the blues is, generally, not cool

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Apr / 2022

New Mix | A musical journey from the Electro Lounge to parts unknown

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Apr / 2022

Go | Shaky Knees Music Festival 2022

The Southeast's biggest indie music fest returns to Atlanta

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Apr / 2022

Go | The best concerts in Jax this week

Buffalo Nichols, Jax River Jams, Cory Driscoll album release, Samantha Fish

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Apr / 2022

On ‘Melt My Eyez See Your Future,’ Denzel Curry’s ambitions get the best of him

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Mar / 2022

New Mix | Fresh Squeeze

Discover the best new music by local, regional, national and international artists

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Mar / 2022

Fresh Rotation | 4 songs the JME team is listening to right now

New music from Guerilla Toss, Big K.R.I.T. and Wiz Khalifa, The Chats and Harkin

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Mar / 2022

Who’s Playing Jacksonville in April?

The best concerts in Jax this month

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Mar / 2022

Madi Diaz | Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

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Mar / 2022

Local Spotlight | 3 fresh tracks from Jacksonville artists

New music from Leo Sun, Ducats and Left on High

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Mar / 2022

Koffee, already a Grammy-winning globetrotter, is in full control for ‘Genius’ debut

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Mar / 2022

Tiny Desk Meets SXSW | Maxo Kream

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Mar / 2022

Go | This week’s best concerts in and around Jax

Iron & Wine, Taylor Alxnder, Kenny G, Springing the Blues, Tonstartssbandht and more

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Mar / 2022

Just Announced | Alt-country band American Aquarium at PV Concert Hall

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Mar / 2022

Fresh Rotation | 3 new songs we really dig

A sonic trip with Lala Lala, a pipe-organ-fueled ride with Anna von Hausswolff and Alex Cameron's solitary "K Hole"

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Mar / 2022

Tiny Desk Meets SXSW | KAINA

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Mar / 2022

With ‘Americancer,’ the Legend of the Late Paten Locke Grows

The auditory footprint of the late-and-eternally-great Duval hip-hop artist is still being measured

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Mar / 2022

Local Spotlight | 4 new tracks from Jax artists out now

Daddy’s infectious debut, Ashton Chase kicks off MVP Season, Cory Driscoll sets off for 'Eureka Springs' and Paten Locke offers oodles of posthumous style

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Mar / 2022

Go | The best concerts in Jax this week

Country star Charley Crockett, an album release show, electronic trio Joywave, a Patsy Cline cover band and Widespread Panic X 3

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Mar / 2022

Just Announced | Herbie Hancock will headline Jacksonville Jazz Fest

George Benson, Christian Sands Trio, Jazzmeia Horn and John Lumpkin also announced

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Mar / 2022

Fresh Rotation | 4 new songs you should hear right now

Snarky synths from System Exclusive, art-pop from Kate Bollinger, ambient memories from Tonstartssbandht and somber swing from Horsegirl

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Mar / 2022

Bonobo | Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

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Mar / 2022

Local Spotlight | 4 new songs by Jax artists out now

New music from Jax-based acts Dean Winter and the Heat, Andy Zipf, Shane Malone and Violette Lani

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Mar / 2022

Go | The best concerts in Jax (March 14-20)

Soccer Mommy, Liz Cooper, Afroman, Dashboard Confessional and more

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Mar / 2022

Just Announced | Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats at St. Augustine Amphitheatre

The wildly popular throwback rhythm-and-blues act will play The Amp with Zach Bryan

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Mar / 2022

Crate Diggin’ | Re: Reissues

The JME team proudly explores the least pretentious of music purchases: the vinyl reissue.

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Mar / 2022

Interview | Bob Boilen on the 2022 Tiny Desk Contest

The Tiny Desk creator offers tips on submitting your video to the 2022 contest

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Mar / 2022

New Mix | Electro Lounge celebrates experimentation and innovation

Relax and get inspired

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Mar / 2022

Watch JJ Grey Perform on First Coast Connect

Jax-native and Mofro frontman in the studio to promote the Blackwater Sol Revue

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Mar / 2022

Fresh Rotation | 3 new songs we’re listening to this week

Tuareg guitar-great Mdou Moctar, Aussie art-punks Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever and Winnipeg dynamo JayWood

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Mar / 2022

Just Announced | Phoebe Bridgers at St. Augustine Amphitheatre

Acclaimed, Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter continues her red-hot run with a stop at The Amp

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Mar / 2022

Jax Brewery Intuition and Athens Indie-Pop Band of Montreal Partner on Beer Collab

of Montreal celebrates the release of Kcrraannggaanngg!! pilsner with a show at Intuition Ale Works

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Mar / 2022

Leonard Cohen Estate Sells Song Catalog

The sale includes the rights to all 278 songs and derivatives written by the legendary songwriter

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Mar / 2022

New 2,000-Capacity Music Venue Coming to Jax’s Rail Yard District

National venue management group Marathon Live hopes to fill a void in the city's music scene

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Mar / 2022

Go | The best concerts in Jax this week

Graham Nash, of Montreal and JJ Grey's Blackwater Sol Revue

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Mar / 2022

Just Announced | Kevin Morby at Intuition Ale Works

The popular singer-songwriter has announced a new album and a world tour with a stop in Jacksonville.

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Mar / 2022

Fireboy DML | Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

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Mar / 2022

Go | Saturday is Record Store Day

Celebrate RSD at these 904 Shops

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Mar / 2022

Fresh Rotation | 4 new songs the JME team is listening to right now

New music from Beach House, GOON, Pierre Kwenders and EARTHGANG

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Mar / 2022

Fresh Squeeze | The best new music handpicked by the JME team

Robert Glasper, Kurt Vile, SASAMI, Saba, Hurray For the Riff Raff and more

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Feb / 2022

A Stunning New Take on “Lift Ev’ry Voice and Sing” from Isaiah Collier & The Chosen Few

Jazz prodigy breathes new life into the iconic Johnson Brothers' song

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Feb / 2022

Go | The best concerts in Jax this week

The Toasters, Emmylou Harris and Reverend Horton Heat round out the week's best bets

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Feb / 2022

Fresh Rotation | Here’s what the JME team is listening to right now

New music from Georgia Harmer, Kurt Vile and P.E. featuring Parquet Courts' A. Savage

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Feb / 2022

EARTHGANG’s ‘Ghetto Gods’ looks for divinity in Atlanta’s dichotomies

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Feb / 2022

‘Jagged’ is a Long-Overdue Look at Alanis Morissette’s Groundbreaking Opus

You oughta know more about ‘Jagged Little Pill’

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Feb / 2022

Mark Lanegan, Screaming Trees singer and voracious collaborator, dies at 57

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Feb / 2022

Local Spotlight | 3 Northeast Florida songwriters you need to hear right now

New tunes from CS Hickey, DL is Ok and Pineapple Peace

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Feb / 2022

Winterland IV | Here’s what you need to know about Downtown Jax’s big FREE indie-music fest

What you'll see and hear at this weekend's Winterland IV

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Feb / 2022

Just Announced | The War on Drugs to play St. Augustine Amphitheatre in October

Rock torchbearers The War on Drugs will make a stop in Northeast Florida this fall

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Feb / 2022

Jax’s Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks Join Led Zeppelin’s John Paul Jones to Rework a Crowd Favorite 

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Feb / 2022

Is Music Getting Old?

Old music squares off with new music in Jacksonville

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Feb / 2022

Black Voices in American Music: The Playlist

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Feb / 2022

New Mix | Soulful bliss and downtempo grooves in the Electro Lounge

A new mix of tunes from Karminsky Experience Inc., Marvin Gaye, Curtis Harding, Hil St Soul, JAFFA and more

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Feb / 2022

Go | The best concerts in Jax this week

Lucinda Williams, Tank and the Bangas and a big, free indie music fest in Downtown Jacksonville

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Feb / 2022

Fresh Rotation | 3 songs you need to hear right now

New tunes from Chicago's Dehd, Austin's Carson McHone and obscure garage-psych from the UK

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Feb / 2022

Fort Mose Jazz & Blues Series honors the African American Heritage of the Oldest City

America's oldest art form takes center stage

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Feb / 2022

Game was her middle name: The world was never ready for Betty Davis

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Feb / 2022

Hip Hop, Hooray | Downtown Jax’s JWJ Hip Hop Festival celebrates a distinctive culture and a true American art form

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Feb / 2022

Go | The best concerts in Jax this week

Fort Mose Jazz & Blues Series kicks off in St. Johns County

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Feb / 2022

Fresh Rotation | 3 new songs we really like

Lucy Dacus, Evan J Cartwright and Thievery Corporation's Eric Hilton

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Feb / 2022

Ian McDonald, founding member of King Crimson and Foreigner, has died

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Feb / 2022

Betty Davis, funk pioneer and fashion icon, dies at 77

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Feb / 2022

Sound & Vision | Jax visual artist Sheila Goloborotko shares the music that fuels her practice

Jax multimedia artist shares a playlist of Brazilian pop, Argentinian rock and Billie Eilish

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Feb / 2022

I thought Encanto’s songs were forgettable. So I went back to see what I was missing

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Feb / 2022

Just Announced | The Lumineers at Daily’s Place

Ho Hey! The Lumineers will bring their folk-rock stomp to Jacksonville in May

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Feb / 2022

San Francisco’s Hunx and his Punx Added to Winterland IV Lineup

The indie supergroup steps in for La Luz after singer-guitarist Shana Cleveland's breast cancer diagnosis

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Feb / 2022

Mitski’s ‘Laurel Hell’ confronts the wild complexity of feeling

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Feb / 2022

10 Jacksonville Artists to Watch in 2022

These Northeast Florida artists are poised for a breakthrough

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Feb / 2022

Go | The can’t miss concerts of the week in Jax

Citizen Cope, rickoLus and Angel Garcia, Symphony in 60 and the first stop of the JME Showcase Series.

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Feb / 2022

The enduring, expanding legacy of “Lift Ev’ry Voice and Sing”

From LaVilla to Coachella, "Lift Ev'ry Voice and Sing" continues to resonate

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Feb / 2022

Local Spotlight | Listen to 3 new tracks from Jax artists out now

Fresh new tunes from locals John Aloszka, LRK Chronicle feat. Mr. Al Pete and BeBe Deluxe

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Feb / 2022

Ultra Music Festival Returns to Miami in March

The world will again descend on Miami for the premier electronic music festival

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Feb / 2022

Intuition Ale Works to host Soccer Mommy, Reverend Horton Heat, Luna Luna and more

The winter/spring live-music calendar is filling up at Intuition Ale Works

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Feb / 2022

Listen | A warm mix of Electro Lounge chill

A new mix of ultra-chill cuts from Frou Frou, Bonobo, Nicola Conte, Sia, Curtis Harding, Club Des Belugas and more.

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Feb / 2022

Crosby, Stills, Nash follow Young in removing music from Spotify

CSNY reunites in spat with popular streaming platform

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Feb / 2022

Just Announced | Jason Isbell, Sheryl Crow and Waxahatchee at The Amp

Two nights of songwriting expertise at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre

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Feb / 2022

Just Announced | Jax River Jams returns to Downtown Jacksonville

Spin Doctors, Boys II Men, Carly Pearce and Manchester Orchestra

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Feb / 2022

Want to play your own Tiny Desk concert? Enter the 2022 Tiny Desk Contest

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Feb / 2022

On ‘Pompeii,’ Cate Le Bon makes meaning from the opulent and absurd

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Feb / 2022

Listen | February’s Fresh Squeeze features the best new music

Cate Le Bon, Aldous Harding, Madi Diaz, Robert Glasper and tons of new local tunes

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Feb / 2022

Just Announced | JME Showcase Series puts the spotlight on Jacksonville artists

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Jan / 2022

Go | Here’s who’s playing in Jax this week

Empress of Soul Gladys Knight, diet country from the Kernal and John Prine’s brother Billy

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Jan / 2022

Spotify removes Neil Young’s music after he objects to Joe Rogan’s podcast

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Jan / 2022

Fresh Rotation | 3 new tracks out right now

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Jan / 2022

Go | Jacksonville Symphony wind and string ensembles at WJCT

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Jan / 2022

Just Announced | Drive-By Truckers return to PV Concert Hall

Southern-rock torchbearers brings their alt-country torrent to St. Johns County in April

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Jan / 2022

Don Wilson, cofounder of the instrumental guitar group The Ventures, dies at age 88

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Jan / 2022

Go | Best bets for live music this week

49 Winchester, Authority Zero, John Paul White, Air Supply and a free show downtown

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Jan / 2022

Conrad Tao is an undeniable maestro of the millennial age

The renowned musician tackles Mozart with the Jacksonville Symphony

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Jan / 2022

On ‘Dawn FM,’ The Weeknd is both suffering and saved

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Jan / 2022

Fresh Rotation | 4 new tracks we really dig

New songs from Kim Gordon, Aldous Harding, Robert Glasper and A Place to Bury Strangers

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Jan / 2022

Local Spotlight | Hear 3 new songs from Jax artists out now

Brand new tracks from Bobby Kid, Bad Madonna and Dean Winter and the heat

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Jan / 2022

Americans bought A LOT of vinyl in 2021

Vinyl accounted for more than half of all physical albums sold

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Jan / 2022

Just Announced | Indie folk band The Head and the Heart at St. Augustine Amphitheatre

Neo-folk revivalists bring their jangly hits to The Amp in October

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Jan / 2022

On ‘CAPRISONGS,’ FKA twigs vibrates at her highest frequency

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Jan / 2022

Go | This week’s live music picks

Reggae-rock fusion, Jedi vibes and a country crossover artist

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Jan / 2022

What’s All the Fuss About the Jax Symphony’s New Piano?

Those in the know are giddy about this state-of-the-art Steinway.

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Jan / 2022

Local Spotlight | 4 great tracks by Jax artists out now

New tunes from Awkward Groove, Cory Driscoll, Strangerwolf and Severed + Said

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Jan / 2022

Watch Anderson .Paak, Elmo, Cookie Monster’s New Supergroup

The multi-hyphenate visits Sesame Street to sing "What is a Holiday"

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Jan / 2022

Ronnie Spector of The Ronettes has died at age 78

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Jan / 2022

Who’s playing in Jacksonville in 2022?

Highlights from the 2022 concert calendar

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Jan / 2022

Go | Fort Mose Jazz & Blues Series

Tank and the Bangas, Trombone Shorty and more headline five nights of music to benefit Ft. Mose Historic site

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Jan / 2022

Olivia Rodrigo | Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

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Jan / 2022

Just Announced | Country singer-songwriter Koe Wetzel at The Amp

The Texas native brings his irreverent brand of country to The Amp

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Jan / 2022

An album made entirely of endangered bird sounds beat Taylor Swift on a top 50 chart

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Jan / 2022

Just Announced | Bluegrass phenom Billy Strings at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre

Three nights of roots-music virtuosity at The Amp

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Jan / 2022

Go | Innings Festival brings Green Day, The Lumineers, Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats and more to Tampa

This Tampa-based music and baseball festival is worth a swing

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Jan / 2022

Go | These are the best concerts in Jax this week

Sarbez birthday bash, visionary singer-songwriters Chuck Prophet and Todd Snider, plus raucous local garage rockers

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Jan / 2022

Just Announced | Winterland IV lineup revealed

Jacksonville music fest releases stacked lineup of local, regional and national talent

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Jan / 2022

Playlist | Chill out and discover new music in the Electro Lounge

Start the New Year off right with a chill new playlist

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Jan / 2022

The Grammys are postponed and Sundance is moved online because of omicron surge

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Jan / 2022

David Bowie’s Catalog Sold for a Reported $250 Million

"The Man Who Sold The World" has been sold

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Jan / 2022

A lawsuit over Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’ baby album cover has been dismissed

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Jan / 2022

Fresh Rotation | Three new songs we really dig

Dig into fresh music from SPUD, Ben Marc and Ryan Pollie

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Jan / 2022

Local Spotlight | Three new tracks from Jax artists out now

Fresh tunes from three standout local artists

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Jan / 2022

Go | The Best Jax Concerts to Start the New Year

Dive into 2022 with folk, rock and jazz

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Dec / 2021

Listen | New year, Fresh Squeeze

The best new music handpicked by the JME team

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Dec / 2021

Crate Diggin’ | Birth-year records

What classic album dropped the year you were born?

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Dec / 2021

Lil Nas X is the boundary-smashing pop revolutionary of 2021

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Dec / 2021

Fresh Rotation | 3 new tunes for your playlist

New music from Girlpool, Big Thief and Tonstartssbandht

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Dec / 2021

Go | Concerts to see the week of NYE

Indie rock at Jack Rabbits, r&b legends ring in the New Year and emo heroes at 1904

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Dec / 2021

When ‘The Boss’ is worth $500 million, it’s time for stars to sell their back catalogs

"It's scorching hot... Hot, hot, hot!"

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Dec / 2021

JME’s Most-Read Music Stories of 2021

Viral Limp Bizkit, Beatle-mania, Jazz Jams and new local music

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Dec / 2021

Jax Guitar Heroes Discuss Their Fave Effects Pedals

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Dec / 2021

Go | Gift yourself a concert in Jax this week

Chris Thile and Aoife O’Donovan hit PV Concert Hall, and Trella has a homecoming show at Blue Jay.

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Dec / 2021

Fleeing the Gilded Cage

The COVID shutdown stalled careers. For some opera singers, it also opened doors

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Dec / 2021

Robert Plant and Alison Krauss: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

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Dec / 2021

How Black women reclaimed country and Americana music in 2021

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Dec / 2021

Local Spotlight | ‘Homeless Theatre’ by DigDog

Jax trio DigDog walk the punk-prog walk on their latest

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Dec / 2021

Jax Artists rickoLus and Ángel García Team Up for a One-of-a-Kind Collab

Backed by The Ángel García Quartet and Good Pluck Trio, rickoLus will perform jazz standards, classic covers and new arrangements from his original song book

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Dec / 2021

Go | The Best Concerts in Jax this week

rickoLous’ lounge act, folk Xmas with The Currys, stellar indie rock from Futurebirds and icons of reggae

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Dec / 2021

Get More ‘Get Back’ | What we learned from the new Beatles documentary

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Dec / 2021

Fresh Rotation | 3 ripe and juicy tunes handpicked by the JME team

Mitski hypnotizes, Animal Collective transcends and Courtney Barnett gets to the point

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Dec / 2021

Barry Harris, beloved jazz pianist devoted to bebop, dies at 91

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Dec / 2021

Local Spotlight | “HITEM” by LANNDS

Jacksonville psych-pop duo sprouts an auditory oasis

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Dec / 2021

Go | ‘Hip Hop Nutcracker’ @ the Florida Theatre

Kurtis "The Breaks" Blow takes on Petipa, Ivanov and Tchaikovsky's ballet

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Dec / 2021

Local Spotlight | ‘Lines of Flight’ by Georgio Valentino

Georgio Valentino’s new album is local music, recorded worldwide

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Dec / 2021

The Best Record Stores in Northeast Florida

Wondering where to shop for vinyl in and around Jacksonville? We got you covered.

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Dec / 2021

Local Spotlight | “Crying For Free” by Jahny Steel

A haunting and contemplative new tune from one of Duval’s most anomalous creatives

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Dec / 2021

Fresh Rotation | Three new songs the JME team really digs

Desert blues from Algeria, avant-garde pop from the UK and Crenshaw Soul from LA

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Dec / 2021

Go | The best shows in Northeast Florida this week

From psych funk to psyching on the holidays

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Dec / 2021

Fresh Squeeze | A juicy playlist of new tunes handpicked by the JME team

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Dec / 2021

Wet Leg: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

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Dec / 2021

Listen | New Electro Lounge playlist is a potpourri of tasty treats

Something new, something uplifting and something modern for the first week of December

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Dec / 2021

After Get Back | What happened to The Beatles after that rooftop concert?

Dig deeper on the new Beatles documentary on WJCT 89.9FM

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Dec / 2021

Virtuoso pianist Alessio Bax and the Jacksonville Symphony present Mozart’s atmospheric masterpiece

The classical music maestro discusses his love for Mozart and the Jax Symphony's new Steinway

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Nov / 2021

‘From Staircase to Stage’: Raekwon on growing up in N.Y. and the Wu-Tang Clan

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Nov / 2021

Honored onscreen and in sound, Beverly Glenn-Copeland, a messenger whose time is now

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Nov / 2021

Go | These are the Jacksonville concerts you don’t want to miss this week

Classical, prog punk or salsa: Take your pick

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Nov / 2021

The Wood Brothers let the improv dictate the terms on their most recent release

The Wood Brothers play the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall on December 1

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Nov / 2021

Fresh Rotation | Three juicy tunes handpicked by the JME team

New music from La Luz, Joy Orbison and Amyl & the Sniffers to add to your playlists

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Nov / 2021

Dave Grohl retraces his life-affirming path from Nirvana to Foo Fighters

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Nov / 2021

Adele asked Spotify to remove the default shuffle button for albums, and they obliged

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Nov / 2021

Go | Underbelly stirs up reggae night with Central FL’s King Tappa and genre stalwarts Link&Chain

Newly reopened Underbelly hosts its inaugural reggae night

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Nov / 2021

Go | These are the best shows in Jacksonville this week

We’re thankful for a jazz jam, one of the city’s best hip-hop acts and some alt-country

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Nov / 2021

Local Spotlight | ‘1827 N Pearl’ by L.O.V.E. Culture

Duval hip-hop collective seeks emotional and spiritual enlightenment on new full-length

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Nov / 2021

Giveaway | Want a copy of the Grateful Dead Live in St. Louis, 1971?

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Nov / 2021

Just Announced | Winterland music festival to return in 2022 with La Luz, Caroline Rose, Slothrust, Reggie Watts and more

Jacksonville-based music festival announces headliners and new event site for February

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Nov / 2021

Local Spotlight | The best new music by Jax artists out right now

Jesabel's Infectious pop, top-notch hip-hop from IntricateTheAlmighty, Howdy says "aloha" to L.A., Lazuli Vane steeps a funk-laced brew and a Lynchian new video from Cory Driscoll

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Nov / 2021

Go | Tiger Records celebrates two years in biz with new merch and much vinyl

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Nov / 2021

Symphony in 60 | Courtney Lewis and the Jacksonville Symphony are bringing classical music to places its never been

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Nov / 2021

Just Announced | Savannah Stopover brings indie heavy hitters to Georgia

The Savannah Stopover music festival looks lit

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Nov / 2021

Just Announced | Iron & Wine @ Ponte Vedra Concert Hall

The professorially dressed singer-songwriter brings his artful lyrics (and guitar) to Northeast Florida

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Nov / 2021

Go | This week’s best live music bets

Harvard educated viral video maker, Beethoven’s best and a Southern Hip-hop standout

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Nov / 2021

Local Spotlight | “Every Excuse” by Jesabel

Ambitious pop from talented Jacksonville-based singer-songwriter

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Nov / 2021

Local Spotlight | ‘The Elements’ by Madre Vaca

Members of Jacksonville’s jazz vanguard drop their 13th release as Madre Vaca.

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Nov / 2021

The Tables Have Turned on Vinyl

Jacksonville musicians, labels and manufacturers embrace vinyl’s renewed popularity; if only they could get their records on press

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Nov / 2021

Local Spotlight | “All Great Love” by Cory Driscoll

A colorful new song and Lynchian new video from the Jax-based singer-songwriter

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Nov / 2021

Sound & Vision | Visual artist Tony Rodrigues curates a playlist for his new exhibit ‘Flex Deficit’

The Black Angels, Can, Woody Guthrie, Gil Scott-Heron, Fela Kuti, Run the Jewels and more fuel Tony Rodrigues' work

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Nov / 2021

Instrumental Juggernaut Circles Around the Sun Bring their Singular Jam to Jacksonville

Eclectic L.A. jam quartet play the Bier Hall at Intuition

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Nov / 2021

Watch | Official trailer for Peter Jackson’s Beatles doc ‘Get Back’

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Nov / 2021

Fresh Rotation | Three new songs the JME team can’t stop listening to

Crucial Hip-hop from Tall Black Guy, Mylee Grace's melancholy love ballad, and confectionery indie pop from Le Pain

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Nov / 2021

Astro, a founding member of the reggae group UB40, has died at age 64

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Nov / 2021

Go | Orlando EDM fest Electric Daisy Carnival Festival returns this weekend

Massive EDM festival returns to the Sunshine State this weekend

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Nov / 2021

Go | What to see and hear in Jax this week

Jam band Circles Around the Sun, bluesman Robert Cray and hip-hop beat-maker Blockhead top a week that has a little something for everyone.

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Nov / 2021

Local Spotlight | “Chamomile (Smoke Rings)” by Lazuli Vane

Beaches-based multi-instrumentalist steeps a funk-laced psychedelic brew

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Nov / 2021

Surfer Blood drop back into Jacksonville with something old, something new

The West Palm Beach indie faves play the Bier Hall at Intuition Ale Works

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Nov / 2021

Watch | The War On Drugs play Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

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Nov / 2021

Join NPR Music’s film screening of ‘Karen Dalton: In My Own Time’

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Nov / 2021

Go | The best concerts in Jacksonville this week

Porchfest, Surfer Blood and a hip-hop showcase

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Nov / 2021

Listen | November’s Fresh Squeeze playlist

A juicy playlist of tunes handpicked by the JME team

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Oct / 2021

Hot Off the (Re)Press | Joni Mitchell at Carnegie and R.E.M. at their peak

Two great re-pressings from iconic artists

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Oct / 2021

Jax Photographer Leighton Hoey’s Immersive View of the City’s Music Scene

Hoey's Jax Today photo essay offers a unique look at music in Northeast Florida

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Oct / 2021

Local Spotlight | “Love Burn” by 9E

Heavy Jax rock quartet expands its mastery of the dark arts

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Oct / 2021

Watch | Tiny Desk winner Neffy

Neffy performs her contest winning song "Wait Up"

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Oct / 2021

Fresh Rotation | Four new songs handpicked by the JME team

New tracks from Parquet Courts, Feels, IDLES and Duval’s own Wes Harris

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Oct / 2021

Go | Jacksonville PorchFest in Historic Springfield

Every neighborhood has its charms; only one has PorchFest

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Oct / 2021

Listen | Wilco covers The Beatles for ‘Let It Be’ reissue

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Oct / 2021

Lawmakers are considering awarding Prince a Congressional Gold Medal

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Oct / 2021

Just Announced | Bon Iver @ the St. Augustine Amphitheatre

Grammy Award-winning musical polymath Bon Iver to play the Sunshine State

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Oct / 2021

Go | These are the best concerts in Jax this week

Indie rock, bedroom hip-hop, spooky stoner metal and legendary blues for your Halloween weekend

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Oct / 2021

On ‘Weight of the World,’ Maxo Kream’s world expands amid personal tragedy

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Oct / 2021

JME DJ Sessions | The beautiful noise of Northeast Florida on First Coast Connect

Listen to three new songs out of Jacksonville

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Oct / 2021

Local Spotlight | “Stay in L.A.” by Howdy

Jacksonville indie-folk cowboy says "Aloha" to the West Coast

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Oct / 2021

Go | The best concerts in Jax this week

A good week for fans of college radio

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Oct / 2021

NPR Music hosts live listening party for ‘A Love Supreme: Live in Seattle’

Mythical John Coltrane recording to be released on October 22

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Oct / 2021

Fresh Rotation | New tunes JME contributors can’t stop listening to

New tunes from Michael Hurley, BeMyFiasco, Rodrigo Amarante and a fresh dedication to Pops

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Oct / 2021

Local Spotlight | The best releases by Jax artists out right now

New singles from Faze Wave and Niki Dawson; albums by LPT and DeAndre Lettsome

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Oct / 2021

Giveaway | Win tickets to see Sheer Mag at Intuition Ale Works

Free tickets to see potent Philly power-pop quartet

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Oct / 2021

Go | Atlanta’s Shaky Knees Festival kicks off this weekend

Is this the best music festival in the Southeast?

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Oct / 2021

Defining T. Rex Album Came Out The Same Year NPR Debuted Original Programming

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Oct / 2021

Local Spotlight | ‘Se Quema El Mundo’ by LPT

New full-length by popular Jax-based Afro-Cuban Salsa ensemble is designed to move you

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Oct / 2021

Meeting Tracy Chapman In The Spaces Between

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Oct / 2021

Fresh Rotation | 3 new songs we can’t stop listening to

New music from Wet Leg, serpentwithfeet and Shannon Lay

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Oct / 2021

Local Spotlight | ‘Impetus’ by DeAndre Lettsome

Jax-based alto saxophonist struts across standards and original compositions

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Oct / 2021

Go | Todd Haynes’ ‘The Velvet Underground’ documentary @ Sun-Ray Cinema

The revered avant-garde rockers finally get the rock-doc treatment

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Oct / 2021

Go | The best concerts in Northeast Florida this week

Funk jams, Pitbull, Thievery Corporation and LPT

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Oct / 2021

Local Spotlight | “Feelings” by Niki Dawson

Jax singer flexes her singular vocal talent on new single

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Oct / 2021

GO | Pitbull @ Daily’s Place Amphitheater

Mr. 305 to perform in the 904

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Oct / 2021

Neil Young’s mythical 1970 Carnegie Hall Performance Gets the Vinyl Treatment

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Oct / 2021

How Taylor Swift and her master recordings play into the Virginia race for governor

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Oct / 2021

Local Spotlight | “Waiting to Lose” by Faze Wave

Popular indie rock kids continue to grow, expand their infectious dissonance

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Oct / 2021

Hot Off the (Re)Press | John Prine’s 2005 masterwork and ‘Jazz is Dead 001’

Two great albums get a vinyl reissue this week

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Oct / 2021

Just Announced | These concerts have our ears perked

Chris Thile, Polo G., Futurebirds, Circle Jerks, Henry Rollins and more.

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Oct / 2021

Listen | New Electro Lounge Radio playlist

Chill out, relax and get inspired

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Oct / 2021

Go | Here’s who’s playing in Northeast Florida this week

Folk, pop, indie rock and more are on tap

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Oct / 2021

Local Spotlight | The four best tracks by Jax artists out now

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Oct / 2021

Listen | October’s Fresh Squeeze playlist

Discover new music from local, regional, national and international artists

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Oct / 2021

Tiny Desk Contest entrant Yosmel Montejo has a message for his community: ‘Go for it’

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Sep / 2021

Bring the Beat Back | A brief history of the Jacksonville Jazz Festival

A highlight of the city's cultural calendar for 40 years

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Sep / 2021

Anthony Hamilton On Being Vulnerable And His New Album ‘Love Is The New Black’

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Sep / 2021

The Jacksonville Symphony fires up the band for another season of classical and pop favorites

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Sep / 2021

Local Spotlight | “How Many Bugs” by Teal Peel

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Sep / 2021

Listen | Electro Lounge Radio goes all jazz for Jazz Fest weekend

48 hours of jazz on 89.9 HD4, the WJCT app and streaming online

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Sep / 2021

Go | Jazz Fest After Dark broadens the Jacksonville Jazz festivities

All that jazz... and much more!

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Sep / 2021

Go | The best concerts in Jax this week

All that (Jacksonville) Jazz (Festival)

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Sep / 2021

This French Pianist Has Been Playing For 102 Years And Just Released A New Album

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Sep / 2021

Watch A Massive Violin Transport Musicians Down Venice’s Grand Canal

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Sep / 2021

Go | Underwire Collective Showcases at Sarbez

Two of the best free showcases of the entire Sing Out Loud Festival

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Sep / 2021

Local Spotlight | Top tracks from Jacksonville artists out now

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Sep / 2021

Go | What to see and hear this week in Jacksonville

Living (and future) legends

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Sep / 2021

The Learning Curve Of Lil Nas X

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Sep / 2021

Fresh Squeeze | September 2021 playlist

A juicy mix of new tunes picked by the JME staff

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Sep / 2021

Join NPR Music’s Listening Party For John Prine’s Debut Album

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Sep / 2021

George Wein, Music Festival Pioneer, Dies At 95

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Sep / 2021

Go | What to see & hear this week in Jacksonville

Rock & Blues & SOL

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Sep / 2021

Announcing The Winner Of The 2021 Tiny Desk Contest

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Sep / 2021

Local Spotlight | “Life and Death of a Nation” by Bronero

Jax multi-instrumentalist Jonah Pierre drops a timely (and funky) call for introspection

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Sep / 2021

The Best Moments From The MTV VMAs

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Sep / 2021

Local Spotlight | ‘Blood On My Birkenstock’ is Freddy Bricks’ fourth album (this year)

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Sep / 2021

Local Spotlight | The best new tracks from Jacksonville artists

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Sep / 2021

Just Announced | R&B super-producer Babyface added to Jacksonville Jazz Festival

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Sep / 2021

Phil Schaap, Iconic Jazz DJ And NEA Jazz Master, Dies At 70

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Sep / 2021

Want to be a Songwriter Spotlight Featured Artist?

Local showcase is looking for songwriters

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Sep / 2021

Kick Out the (Jazz) Jams | A guide to Jacksonville’s many jam sessions

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Sep / 2021

Víkingur Ólafsson Wants To Change Your Mind About Mozart

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Sep / 2021

Doo Wop Revival Celebrates Ten Years on WJCT

Host Glen Fisher on the prevailing allure of doo wop

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Sep / 2021

Go | Live Music Recommendations

Time to Sing Out Loud

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Sep / 2021

Local Spotlight | “Persian Rugs” by Sailor Goon

An inscrutable blend of pop, R&B and psychedelia

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Sep / 2021

From A Small House In a Big Stadium, Kanye West Comes Up Empty-Handed on ‘Donda’

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Sep / 2021

Bonnaroo cancelled due to excessive flooding

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Sep / 2021

JME Recommends | Our fave songs of 2021 (So Far)

JME contributors pick their fave local and not-local releases of the year

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Aug / 2021

Store namechecked in Lynyrd Skynyrd’s “The Ballad of Curtis Loew” demolished

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Aug / 2021

JME Recommends | Sing Out Loud Staff Picks

What to see and hear at September’s Sing Out Loud Festival in St. Augustine

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Aug / 2021

Hurricane Ida destroys Karnofsky Tailor Shop, a jazz landmark and second home to Louis Armstrong

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Aug / 2021

Go | Live Music Recommendations

Hail, hail rock n' roll

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Aug / 2021

Isolated By Pandemic, Violinist Jennifer Koh Nurtured A New Community Online

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Aug / 2021

Migos | Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

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Aug / 2021

Reggae great and Dub pioneer Lee “Scratch” Perry dead at 85

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Aug / 2021

John Coltrane’s Masterpiece Breathes New Life With ‘A Love Supreme: Live In Seattle’

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Aug / 2021

Local Spotlight | The best new tracks from Jacksonville artists out this week

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Aug / 2021

Daily’s Place will require proof of negative COVID test for Jonas Brothers show

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Aug / 2021

The Marvelous Legacy of Larry Harlow

LPT singer on the prevailing influence of salsa legend Larry Harlow

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Aug / 2021

Underbelly Returns to Downtown Jacksonville

The team behind 1904 Music Hall has revived the popular Bay Street venue

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Aug / 2021

Man Photographed As A Baby On ‘Nevermind’ Cover Sues Nirvana For Sexual Exploitation

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Aug / 2021

Rolling Stones Drummer Charlie Watts Dies At 80

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Aug / 2021

Yola postpones Sing Out Loud Festival performance

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Aug / 2021

Don Everly, Half Of The Quintessential Harmonic Duo The Everly Brothers, Dies At 84

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Aug / 2021

Lorde, Now Fully Adulting, Embraces A Folksy Analog On ‘Solar Power’

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Aug / 2021

Clash between corporate mandates and state laws put Northeast Florida music venues in a bind

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Aug / 2021

The Isley Brothers: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

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Aug / 2021

Go | Live Music Recommendations

Underbelly is back!

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Aug / 2021

JME DJ Sessions | 3 dance-floor-ready local tunes

August's JME DJ Sessions featured three songs that are sure to set the dance floor ablaze.

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Aug / 2021

Sound & Vision | Visual artist Overstreet Ducasse curates a sonic palette mix

R.E.M., Steely Dan, Wu-Tang Clan inspire Ducasse's latest output

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Aug / 2021

Crate Diggin’ | Spin it Live

JME Contributors wax on their favorite live albums of all time

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Aug / 2021

One Of The Biggest Live Music Companies Will Require Full Vaccination

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Aug / 2021

Go | Live music recommendations

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Aug / 2021

Just Announced | Sheer Mag, Frankie & the Witch Fingers, Surfer Blood highlight Intuition Ale Works’ fall lineup

An insanely good October for fans of indie rock

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Aug / 2021

Just Announced | Disco Biscuits added to Sing Out Loud lineup

'90s trance-fusion pioneers are the latest addition to the popular festival.

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Aug / 2021

This Musician’s Unlikely Duet Partner? The Golden Gate Bridge

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Aug / 2021

Local Spotlight | 3 new releases by Jax artists

New local music to add to your playlist

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Aug / 2021

PBS Docuseries ‘Icon: Music Through the Lens’ explores the history of music photography

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Aug / 2021

Go | Live Music Recommendations

Here's what the JME team wants to see this week

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Aug / 2021

Hiatus Kaiyote: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

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Aug / 2021

New Music Friday: The Top 6 Albums Out On Aug. 6

The best new music of the week from the All Songs Considered team

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Aug / 2021

Woodstock ‘99 to Lollapalooza ‘21 | Here’s why Limp Bizkit are trending right now

Is the neo nü metal revival upon us?

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Aug / 2021

Local Spotlight | “Florida Motel” by DL is OK

Singer-songwriter DL is OK is so Florida, man

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Aug / 2021

Tampa quartet Glove brings more modern-dystopian bliss with new single and video for “Behaviour”

The band's new song blends darkwave with a splash of color

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Aug / 2021

Just Announced | The Killers, John Legend among headliners during an epic month at The Amp

October is heating up in St. Johns County

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Aug / 2021

Fresh Squeeze | August 2021 playlist

The juiciest playlist around

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Aug / 2021

Local Spotlight | 3 new songs by Jax artists out now

New tunes to add to your playlist immediately.

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Aug / 2021

Go | This Week’s Live Music Recommendations

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Aug / 2021

The First 100 Videos Played On MTV

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Jul / 2021

Just Announced | Kevin Morby added to Sing Out Loud lineup

Wildly popular singer-songwriter will play a free show at the Lightner Museum

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Jul / 2021

Watch | LPT drops new single and video “Se Quema El Mundo”

LPT seeks light among the darkness; emerges with a scorching new tune

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Jul / 2021

Local Spotlight | “Insecure” by Jahny Steel

Think you know another emerging hip-hop artist that is “on fire.” In 90 seconds, Jahny Steel will burn them down.

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Jul / 2021

Crate Diggin’ | Guilty Pleasures

JME contributors own up to their embarrassing listening habits

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Jul / 2021

Local Spotlight | ‘Seclusion of Sanity’ by Mindfield

An expert and uncompromising nine-song discourse in Sunshine State aggression

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Jul / 2021

Local Spotlight | 3 local tunes you should listen to right now

Songs from Jacksonville artists that turned our ears this week

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Jul / 2021

JME DJ Sessions | 3 local tunes to put you in a mellow mood

Listen to July's JME DJ Sessions on First Coast Connect

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Jul / 2021

Go | Live music recommendations

Jazz Jam plus a dinner and a show

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Jul / 2021

Just Announced | Leon Bridges, Thievery Corporation, Galactic, all coming to St. Johns County

Is the small-market touring boom upon us?

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Jul / 2021

Funkadelic’s ‘Maggot Brain’ At 50: R&B, Psychedelic Rock And A Black Guitarist’s Cry

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Jul / 2021

La Luz announces new album, drops video for new single “Watching Cartoons”

The band teamed up with Adrian Younge for a psychedelic and personal collection of new tunes.

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Jul / 2021

Local Spotlight | “All Good” by Leo Sun

Leo Sun's new indie pop ditty encompasses all things good.

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Jul / 2021

Maple Glider: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

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Jul / 2021

Go | Live Music Recommendations

Don't Miss A Beat Jazz Festival highlights this week's calendar

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Jul / 2021

Lucy Dacus: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

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Jul / 2021

Biz Markie, Pioneering Beatboxer And ‘Just A Friend’ Rapper, Dies At 57

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Jul / 2021

Local Spotlight | 5 local songs out this week

Leo Sun, Lost Club, Teal Peel, John Aloszka, Laney Tripp & Jacob Cummings all turned our ear this week

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Jul / 2021

Tyler, The Creator is Number One, Again

Unpacking the enigmatic artist’s latest mainstream smash and what it means for hip-hop

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Jul / 2021

Turntable Tuesday Giveaway | Win a limited-edition Déjà Vu digital download

Tune in to Anthology for your chance to win a digital download of this limited-edition collection

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Jul / 2021

Local Spotlight | “Smello Coffee” by Teal Peel

A sought-after collaborator, Taylor Paul Neal unleashes his own dynamic new project.

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Jul / 2021

Go | Laney Tripp and Jacob Cummings at Blue Jay Listening Room

Florida-bred experimental folkies collide on new album

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Jul / 2021

Go | Multifaceted guitarist Ron Artis II at Hotel Palms

Hawaiian-born guitarist and songwriter brings top-notch chops to Atlantic Beach

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Jul / 2021

Local Spotlight | “Alone” by Lost Club

The first single from Lost Club's new EP is a savvy, technical dream-pop ditty

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Jul / 2021

Go | Live Music Recommendations

Teal Peel, Ron Artis II, and Laney Tripp; all on tap this week in Jax

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Jul / 2021

How ‘The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill’ Taught Me To Love Blackness

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Jul / 2021

New Music Friday: The Top 6 Albums Out On July 9

NPR Music contributors share their choices for the best albums out on Friday, July 9.

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Jul / 2021

What Makes a Summer Song?

David Luckin on curating the new Summer Songs mix on Anthology

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Jul / 2021

Black TikTok Creators Are On Strike To Protest A Lack Of Credit For Their Work

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Jul / 2021

Just Announced | Sing Out Loud Fest returns to St. Augustine

Parquet Courts, TLC, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony and Yola headline an eclectic month of music in St. Augustine.

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Jul / 2021

Go | Live Music Recommendations

What’s all that jazz? And punk? And Americana?

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Jul / 2021

‘Summer Of Soul’ Celebrates A 1969 Black Cultural Festival Eclipsed By Woodstock

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Jul / 2021

Local Spotlight | 5 local songs out this week

L.O.V.E. Culture, Tenny Rudolph, DL Is OK, Jesebel and Denver Hall turned our ear this week

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Jul / 2021

New Music Friday: The Top 6 Albums Out On July 2

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Jul / 2021

NPR Music’s 26 Favorite Albums Of 2021 (So Far)

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Jul / 2021

Fresh Squeeze | July 2021 Playlist

New music JME contributors can't stop playing

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Jul / 2021

Local Spotlight | ‘Florida Baby’ EP

Bedroom hip-hop artist MoonChyldd boasts a distinctive sonic and visual style

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Jun / 2021

Local Spotlight | “Not My Way”

Denver Hall and WowJus7in team up for a funky cut.

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Jun / 2021

The Best New Artists Of 2021 (So Far)

All Songs Considered's favorite new artists of 2021 (so far)

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Jun / 2021

Go | Live Music Recommendations

Country, Indie and a Hip-Hopera highlight this week's calendar

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Jun / 2021

The Train to Fame Travels at 132 BPM

In the early 90s, a string of hits produced by Jacksonville artists carried Southern hip-hop to the masses

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Jun / 2021

New Music Friday | The Top 10 Albums Out On June 25

NPR Music contributors share their picks for the best albums out today.

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Jun / 2021

Buckets of (Making it) Rain

What Bob Dylan's $300 million catalog sale means for the recording industry.

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Jun / 2021

Local Spotlight | ‘Blkout’ EP

Blk Jay drops a short but tight collection of crucial hip-hop.

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Jun / 2021

Brandi Carlile Will Join NPR Music’s Listening Party For Joni Mitchell’s ‘Blue’

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Jun / 2021

Watch | La Luz “In the Country”

Popular surf-centric group drops new single and video.

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Jun / 2021

Go | Live Music Recommendations

A couple of good reasons to enjoy music outdoors this week

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Jun / 2021

Trojan Records, Legendary Reggae Label, Resurrects A Long Out-Of-Print Trove

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Jun / 2021

Magic and Loss

Local musician Ryan Turk transforms personal tragedy into creative triumph after unspeakable loss

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Jun / 2021

JME Recommends

Five Jacksonville Indie Rock acts you should know

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Jun / 2021

Local Spotlight | ‘Kuongoza’

A new album and companion visual is Ebony Payne-English’s most ambitious work yet

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Jun / 2021

Local Spotlight | “Memories of U”

Singer-rapper-producer Eddy Braveaux's hero's journey continues with this chill-mode cut

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Jun / 2021

Local Spotlight | “Way Down In Decatur”

Singular Jax vocalist Sailor Goon charts unique path through bedroom pop production

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Jun / 2021

Crate Diggin’ | Remote Work Rotation

When working from home, these are the records JME contributors like to spin

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Jun / 2021

Go | Live Music Recommendations

South Carolina Soul, New Orleans Jazz, and Florida DJ sets

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Jun / 2021

JME Recommends

Five emerging Jacksonville hip-hop artists you should know

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Jun / 2021

Fresh Squeeze | June 2021 Playlist

New music JME contributors can’t stop playing

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Jun / 2021

Local Spotlight | “Only You”

Jax Indie rock quartet rides a new kind of new-wave

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Jun / 2021

Local Spotlight | “I Don’t Know What I’m Doin Here”

Multi-hyphenate Jonathan Grant Berlin cozies up to orchestral folk

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Jun / 2021

The Music That Made Opal & Nev

Author Dawnie Walton on how Jacksonville’s music scene shaped her critically acclaimed novel

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Jun / 2021

For Those About to Uke

The five most important ukulele performances in pop music history

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Jun / 2021

Local Spotlight | “When You Wake Up”

Indie artist Leo Sun's new single is climate control on an otherwise balmy day

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Jun / 2021

Crate Diggin’ | Record Store Day Drops

Here’s what local record shops are rolling out for June’s RSD.

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Jun / 2021

Go | This Week’s Live Music Recommendations

String and synth virtuosity is on display in and around Jacksonville

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May / 2021

Go | This Week’s Live Music Recommendations

Check out these three local-heavy lineups at independent venues

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May / 2021

JME DJ Sessions | Summer Jams

Three new tunes from Jax-based artists, all perfectly timed to invoke summer.

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May / 2021

Go | This Week’s Live Music Recs

Kickstart your Endless Summer with Jazz Jams, garage rock, and more

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May / 2021

Crate Diggin’ | Unsung Summer Albums

Here’s what JME contributors are spinning this summer.

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Apr / 2021

JME DJ Sessions | April 2021

Connecting you to the beautiful noise coming out of Northeast Florida.

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Apr / 2021

Local Spotlight | “IHY”

Jacksonville hip-hop standout Blk Jay deliberately leaves the questions unanswered

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