.Tomek Mackowiak

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Jul 12, 2023

Paper Tigers

It’s 2013 and an upbeat resident walks down a sun splattered patch of First street in downtown San Jose. They reach in their pocket...
Aug 12, 2013

Highlights and Photos From Outside Lands 2013

This year's Outside Lands festival, all hyperbole aside, was nothing short of spectacular—topped by memorable performance by Sir Paul McCartney. Friday night wrapped up an...
Nov 19, 2012

90s Favorite Curbside Returns to San Jose

In the mid-90s, San Jose was bursting at the seams with good bands. One of the best punk acts of the day was Curbside,...
Oct 30, 2012

Joseph Demaree Brings Art, Music to South First Fridays

Joseph Demaree, a San Jose native who balances his time between painting, music and live performances as his alter ego Captain Nowhere, returns for...
Aug 9, 2012

Premiere for Bollywood Movie Filmed in San Jose Arrives Tomorrow

Even though Silicon Valley plays a major role in Movie distribution, we rarely see a worldwide premier come to town. That changes Friday at...
Jul 18, 2012

Ugly Winner Celebrates New Album Saturday at Black and Brown

A four-piece comprised of Takashi Makino, Maxewell Borkenhagen, Todd Flanagan and Nick Lopez, Ugly Winner's latest album Inside Your Wave will be available on...
May 10, 2012

Rock Bottom are Ready to Party Like Axl Rose Tonight at The Caravan

Rock Bottom bring a taste of San Franicsco's Mission District to the Caravan tonight (May 10th) with their brand of "sleaze rock 'n' roll."...
May 4, 2012

San Jose Swing: JP and the Rhythm Chasers

Josh Perkins is the “JP” in San Jose's JP and the Rhythm Chasers. The band’s repertoire focuses on music from around WWII, with an...

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