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Fanime returns to San Jose
May 24, 2023

Character Study: The Passions and Fashions of Fanime Return to San Jose

Each year, on the last weekend of May, the streets of downtown San Jose bloom into a rainbow of wigs, petticoats and full-body makeup....
Katalyst at the SJZ Break Room
May 19, 2023

Katalyst Breezes Into the SJZ Break Room

Nine-piece experimental jazz ensemble Katalyst, conceived by drummer Greg Paul in the band’s home neighborhood of Inglewood, is quintessentially Angeleno in its sound. One...
May 17, 2023

Crescent Ridge Brings Melodic Grunge to the Tamper Room

DIY bookers Heavy Lemon are ready to squeeze every drop out of summer with this whopping five-band lineup. Crescent Ridge, a four-piece from Massachusetts,...
May 15, 2023

Dance Downthedrain at The Ritz

Thrift stores and older siblings’ closets around the South Bay have been depleted of JNCO jeans and Hot Topic accessories, and now the public...
May 12, 2023

Rack Up a High Score at the Hammer Theatre

This weekend at the Hammer Theatre continues “The Art of Video Game Music,” a series of concerts and events hosted by SJSU. The university’s...
Queer Threads
May 10, 2023

‘Queer Threads’ Weaves Together Strands of LGBTQ+ Life

It was 1996 when John Chaich first saw the AIDS Memorial Quilt laid out at D.C.’s National Mall—the last time the quilt was able...
May 1, 2023

Try The Pie, Absinthe Father at Chromatic Coffee

Image-laden, tender storytelling with an ever-punk heart has made Try The Pie’s songwriter Bean Kaloni Tupou a local music icon for the last decade....
Apr 24, 2023

SJMA Holds Poetry Invitational 2023

Twelve Bay Area poets gather at SJMA on Thursday, in a partnered event with Poetry Center San José to celebrate the joy of interdisciplinary...

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