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Jun 12, 2024

Memories Arise Before This Week’s Fountain Blues Festival

Silicon Alleys columnist Gary Singh remembers the Scheller House and its significance to the history of San Jose’s celebration of the blues.
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Jun 12, 2024

Something New at San Jose Fountain Blues & Brews Festival

Along with many blues talents at the June 15 show, there will be young performers from a pioneering educational program called Follow the Music.
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Jun 12, 2024

Third Eye Blind Fans Never Let Them Go

The radio hits that launched Third Eye Blind’s career may have dried up in 2000, but in other ways the band has been resurgent over the past decade.
Jun 12, 2024

Rob Brezsny’s Free Will Astrology for the Week of 6.13.24-6.19.24

Author Rob Brezsny offers insights for all signs of the horoscope in his weekly Free Will Astrology column.
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Thanks to Gov. Gavin Newsom and his army of regulators, you are in less danger of getting a mild buzz from a can of cannabis-infused soda.
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After about two-and-a-half years, Alex Hult, CEO of Flights Restaurant Group Inc., has decided to sell Charley LG’s, which came with plenty of lore and baggage.
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TT Takemoto at Stanford
A rare voice resonates through the work and brings to light experiences obscured by time and cultural obstacles.
Cory Cullinan & Riley Max in San Jose
Cory Cullinan is an award-winning songwriter and a sought-after producer who sings about Bay Area life. Riley Max has just issued a debut album and has much more in store for us.
Vision Video
Their name came from their local VHS rental store, and it’s worth noting there’s a Christian-based movie distribution company by the same name—like a chef’s kiss from the guy below himself.
Tarake Festival w/ Gordo in San Jose
Under the name Carnage, the Guatemalan producer collaborated with some of the biggest names in EDM and hip hop like Borgore, Migos, Lil Uzi Vert and Ty Dolla $ign.
Songwriters Round in San Jose
After all that shared vulnerability, vibrant alt-rock group Mercy Terrace will get everyone standing and moving, making the night a whole body-mind experience.
Juneteenth in San Jose
Their advocacy initiatives are designed with systemic disparities in mind and their programs—which include career development, STEAM education and parenting workshops—affirm each person’s needs in building self-efficiency.
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