JME Archives

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

Just Announced | Jeffrey Osborne, Sheila E., George Benson to headline Jacksonville Jazz Festival

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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

From LaVilla to Coachella | The enduring, expanding legacy of “Lift Ev’ry Voice and Sing”

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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

Just Announced | Electric Daisy Carnival Festival returns to Orlando

Massive EDM festival returns to the Sunshine State in November

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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

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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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 | “Florida Motel”

Singer-songwriter DL is OK is so Florida, man

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Jun / 2021

Highly Effective

Jacksonville guitar heroes discuss their favorite effects pedals

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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

Local Spotlight | ‘The Elements’

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

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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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