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Go | The Best Concerts in Jax this week

Each week, the JME team looks long and hard at the concert calendar to identify the best shows in Jacksonville. Our weekly Go recommendations are updated every Monday morning and are always available on

Here’s the rundown of what JME contributors want to see and hear in and around Jacksonville this week.


Iration & Atmosphere – Thursday, July 21

St. Augustine Amphitheatre | St. Augustine 

SoCal reggae-rock outfit Iration plays The Amp with support from popular 90s-underground hip-hop duo Atmosphere. 

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Banditos – Friday, July 22

Blue Jay Listening Room | Jacksonville Beach

Powerhouse Nashville sextet Banditos plays Blue Jay Listening Room in Jacksonville Beach on Friday. 

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Indie Rock

Twin Suns, Seagate – Friday, July 22

Kona Skate Park | Arlington

A three pack of great indie rock at the Clubhouse at Kona Skate Park, with Twin Suns, Seagate and Outeredge on Friday.

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DMAB Jazz Festival – Saturday, July 23

Woodstock Park | West Jacksonville

The Don’t Miss a Beat Jazz Festival returns to Woodstock Park on Saturday with an impressive lineup of local and international talent, including South African guitarist Jonathan Butler, Georgia multi-instrumentalist Wycliffe Gordon, Trinidadian trumpeter-percussionist Etienne Charles, vocalist Christie Dashiell and local 10-piece salsa orchestra LPT. 

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Big Band

Crescendo Amelia Big Band – Sunday, July 24

Underbelly | Downtown Jacksonville

Local purveyors of big band jazz, Crescendo Amelia Big Band return to Underbelly for a Havana Nights, an evening of Latin rhythms on Sunday. 

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