Rapper NAS makes his Atlanta stop for the Jones Experience Tour Thurs., JULY 31, with hip-hop guests Talib Kweli, Jay Electronica and DJ Green Lantern. With the promise of "a big show in an intimate venue," the 21-date tour kicked off in small clubs around the country July 22. Nas embarked on the tour to promote his new album, Untitled, which sparked controversy prior to its release over its original title bearing the N-word. $37-$39. 7:30 p.m. Center Stage, 1374 W. Peachtree St. 404-885-1365. www.centerstage-atlanta.com.