Best Concerts in Jacksonville this Week | Aug. 21-27

Metal, folk, punk, jazz and more

Savannah folk outfit Lyn Avenue performs at Blue Jay this week | Courtesy of the artist

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For the comprehensive list of this week’s concerts, go to our live music calendar page.


The Menzingers – Tuesday, August 22 

Underbelly | Downtown Jacksonville

From Joe Biden’s hometown of Scranton, PA – also the fictional home of Dunder Mifflin – punk band the Menzingers visit Underbelly on Tuesday. 



Mortuary – Thursday, August 24 

Jack Rabbits | San Marco 

Legendary Euro thrash-metal act Mortuary plays Jack Rabbits with local punks Left on High on Thursday. 



Lyn Avenue – Friday, August 25

Blue Jay Listening Room | Jacksonville Beach 

Charming Savannah folk duo Lyn Avenue bring their inspired duets to Blue Jay Listening Room on Friday. 


Alternative Rock 

Escape From the Zoo – Saturday, August 26

Rain Dogs | Riverside

Representing the durable punk label, Fat Wreck Chords, Houston’s Escape From the Zoo visits Rain Dogs on Saturday. 



Jazz Night at Casbah 

Casbah Cafe | Avondale 

Started by the late, great drummer Von Barlow (1943-2020), the Casbah’s jazz jam is one of the longest-running jam sessions in Northeast Florida. Expect to see many current and soon-to-be local music legends. 


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