Go | The Best Concerts in Jax this Week

Blue Jay anniversary, Devin the Dude, Lil Wayne and more

Devin the Dude press photo
Houston hip-hop artist Devin the Dude performs at 1904 Music Hall this week | Credit: Zach Garner at English Wikipedia, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons

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 jaxmusic.org.

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


City Morgue – Tuesday, August 16

Underbelly | Downtown Jacksonville

Emerging from New York’s hip-hop scene, City Morgue are considered pioneers of punk rap and trap metal. The duo plays Underbelly on Tuesday night. 

Tickets | Map


Devin the Dude – Thursday, August 18 

1904 Music Hall | Downtown Jacksonville

Unique and enduring Houston hip-hop artist Devin the Dude returns to Jacksonville, performing at 1904 Music Hall with support from Duval’s own Mal Jones on Thursday night. 

Tickets | Map


Blue Jay Listening Room 5-yr Anniversary w/ LPT – Thursday, August 18

Blue Jay Listening Room | Jacksonville Beach

Intimate Jax Beach venue Blue Jay Listening Room celebrates five-years of songs and stories with a standing-room-only performance by mighty Jax salsa outfit LPT on Thursday. 

Tickets | Map 


Lil Wayne – Friday, August 19 

VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena | Downtown Jacksonville

One of the most influential rappers of his generation, Lil Wayne is back at it, performing at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena on Friday.

Tickets | Map 

Indie Rock

TV Moms – Saturday, August 20 

The Walrus | Murray Hill 

Brooklyn indie rock trio TV Moms visit The Walrus in Murray Hill on Saturday. Pink Dots, Smells Like Paint and Sweater open the show. 

Tickets at the door | Map 

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