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Jacksonville live shows: 12 music acts to see earlier than the tip of 2022 – The Florida Instances-Union

Music followers shouldn’t have any drawback discovering a dozen live shows they wish to see within the Jacksonville space earlier than 12 months’s finish. The problem is discovering solely a dozen live shows they wish to see.  

Numerous big-name acts are coming — Yes, Gov’t Mule, Alabama, Luke Bryan, Paramore, Turnpike Troubadours, Debbie Gibson — however you’ll be able to’t see all of them, so listed below are a dozen actually good bets:  

Zac Brown Band

Caroline Jones is playing in the Zac Brown Band for their 2022 tour.

7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, at Day by day’s Place. $79.50-$125. 

The Georgia-based nation/rock act, supplemented on this tour by singer/guitarist Caroline Jones, is at all times dependable, with tight harmonies, a chicken-fried guitar lineup and a setlist stuffed with sing-along favorites. They’ve been identified to cowl Dolly Parton and Peter Gabriel songs in the identical present, so that you by no means actually know what’s coming subsequent. dailysplace.com

Chris Stapleton

Chris Stapleton is back at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in October.

7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, at VyStar Veterans Memorial Enviornment. $56.84-$350. 

Don’t let the mountain man look idiot you, Stapleton is a grasp songwriter and performer who can play darned close to something. Stapleton hasn’t been round that lengthy – his debut solo album was launched in 2015 — however he’s already collected eight Grammy Awards and a popularity for ferocious reside exhibits. Elle Kings opens. vystarveteransarena.com

Keith Sweat

Keith Sweat headlines the R&B Music Experience in Jacksonville.

With Monica, Tevin Campbell, Tamar Braxton, 112 and Silk, 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 14, at VyStar Veterans Memorial Enviornment. $75-$175. 

It’s been 25 years since Keith Sweat redefined R&B along with his debut solo album, “Make it Final Without end,” and its indelible hit single “I Need Her.” He headlines the R&B Music Expertise, which additionally contains units by Monica (“Angel of Mine,” “Earlier than You Stroll Out of My Life”), Tevin Campbell (“I’m Prepared,” “Inform Me What You Need to Do”), Tamar Braxton (“Love and Struggle,” “Superstar Large Brother”), 112 (“Peaches & Cream,” “It’s Over Now”) and Silk (“Freak Me,” “Lose Management”). vystarveteransarena.com

Bizarre Al Yankovic

Weird Al Yankovic is coming to the Thrasher-Horne Center in Orange Park in October.

7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 17, on the Thrasher-Horne Heart. $39-$329.  

He made a reputation for himself by taking part in parody songs on an accordion, but by some means Yankovic has earned 5 Grammy Awards, has a star on the Hollywood Stroll of Fame, launched 9 albums that went gold or higher and has a film about his life being made (starring Daniel “Harry Potter” Radcliffe). He’s on the Unlucky Return of the Ridiculously Self-Indulgent In poor health-Suggested Vainness Tour, so it’s truthful to guess he isn’t taking issues too critically. thcenter.org

.38 Particular

.38 Special, which got its start on Jacksonville's Westside, plays a hometown show at the Florida Theatre in October.

8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21, on the Florida Theatre. $42.50-$75. 

Within the early days, when the younger Jacksonville band was placing out its first couple of albums, they have been typically seemed down on as a junior Lynyrd Skynyrd. However they discovered their voice within the ‘80s, placing out 4 consecutive gold albums and dominating the FM airwaves with “Wild Eyed Southern Boys,” “Maintain on Loosely,” “Caught Up in You,” “Again The place You Belong,” “Instructor, Instructor” and different hit singles. They’re again on the Florida Theatre for a homecoming present. floridatheatre.com

Greta Van Fleet

Greta Van Fleet comes to Jacksonville in October.

8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21, at VyStar Veterans Memorial Enviornment. $46.59-$275.  

Some day, somebody goes to jot down a narrative about this younger Michigan rock band that doesn’t evaluate them to Led Zeppelin. However not at this time, as a result of it’s almost not possible to take heed to their songs with out listening to at the very least an echo of traditional Zep songs. The hard-touring band has moved as much as headlining arenas for this tour, and it will likely be attention-grabbing to see what they do within the large highlight. vystarveteransarena.com


Christian rockers Petra bring their 50th anniversary tour to Jacksonville in November.

7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12, on the Murray Hill Theatre. $27-$32. 

Christian rock stands out as the hardest style to face out from the gang, however Petra actually has achieved it. The band, which has bought 10 million albums, hasn’t performed a lot lately however regrouped for a tour to mark the fiftieth anniversary of its founding. They’re taking part in on the Murray Hill Theatre, which holds about 600 folks, so get your tickets early in the event you don’t wish to be shut out. murrayhilltheatre.com

Bonnie Raitt

Bonnie Raitt comes to St. Augustine in November.

7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12, on the St. Augustine Amphitheatre. $47-$122. 

Raitt’s profession has been given up for lifeless greater than as soon as since her 1971 debut album, however she at all times comes again stronger than ever. Alongside the way in which, she’s earned 11 Grammy Awards, a spot within the Rock and Roll Corridor of Fame and the timeless respect of guitar geeks in all places. Her 18th solo album, “Simply Like That…” got here out this 12 months. theamp.com

The Final Waltz

Don Was and Jamey Johnson return to the St. Augustine Amphitheatre with the Last Waltz tribute show.

With Warren Haynes, Don Was, Jamey Johnson and others, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 18, on the St. Augustine Amphitheatre. $49.50-$149.50. 

“The Final Waltz” was the identify given to the ultimate live performance by The Band in 1976. This tribute tour brings collectively a sensational lineup of musicians — Warren Haynes, Jamey Johnson, Kathleen Edwards, Don Was, Anders Osborne, Dave Malone, John Medeski, Cyril Neville, Terrence Higgins, Bob Margolin and Mark Mullins — to recreate the present. theamp.com

Allman Household Revival

Devon Allman and Duane Betts are scheduled to play at the Allman Family Revival in November.

With Devon Allman Mission, Duane Betts, Donavon Frankenreiter, Jimmy Corridor and others, 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30, on the Florida Theatre. $44.50-$79.50. 

The Allman Brothers Band, which shaped in a home in Riverside, retired from the stage in 2014 however the songs are so good that any person must play them. The Allman Household Revival brings collectively household (Gregg Allman’s son Devon, Dickey Betts’ son Duane, Butch Vehicles’ children Melody and Vaylor) with mates (Jimmy Corridor, Donavon Frankenreiter, Maggie Rose) for an evening of favorites. floridatheatre.com



7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 14, at VyStar Veterans Memorial Enviornment. $25-$518 

Pentatonix is a five-piece a capella group from Texas. How that’s going to translate to an area setting may be attention-grabbing to see. They’ll be doing a set heavy on vacation songs — the tour is known as A Christmas Particular — in help of a brand new album, “Holidays Across the World.” vystarveteransarena.com

Trans-Siberian Orchestra

The Trans-Siberian Orchestra takes special effects to a new level.

7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 16, at VyStar Veterans Memorial Enviornment. $29-$99.50. 

Over-the-top mild exhibits and stellar musicianship are the hallmarks of a TSO present. They play vaguely acquainted vacation songs in progressive-rock preparations, however the lasers and smoke and bombast are each bit as a lot of the present because the music itself. It’s a type of issues that everybody ought to see at the very least as soon as. vystarveteransarena.com

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