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Darto at Cafe Stritch

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The Price is Right at the SJCPA

COME ON DOWN: Spin the wheel, guess the price of detergent, and more, all at 'The Price is Right.'

For those who have fantasized about facing off with a soccer mom in a Showcase Showdown… For everyone who knows they’d spin that wheel just so… For every kid at heart who can remember shouting at Bob Barker on one of those glorious “sick” days… This is your moment. The Price is… » Read More

Chingo Bling at The San Jose Improv

HOTLINE CHINGO: Fresh off his Netflix special Chingo Bling drops by The Improv for a sold out set.

Born Pedro Herrera III, this son of Mexican-American immigrants has built a comedy career through a combination of observational standup and Chicano-tinged pop music parodies. Some of his best-known bits involve the retooling of hits by Drake and Carly Rae Jepsen. Chingo’s music videos for “Hotline Bling Remix” and “Call Me Maybe… » Read More

The Orange Peels go ‘Trespassing’

CROSSING BOUNDARIES: After more than 20 years as a band and a recent brush with death, The Orange Peels find new purpose on 'Trespassing.'

For the better part of two decades, singer and songwriter Allen Clapp wrote his songs, made his records and toured with his band The Orange Peels from the vantage point of the Eichler home he shared with his wife, Jill, in Sunnyvale. Then came 2014, when he and Jill—who plays bass in… » Read More

I Saw You: Stop Your Stunt-Driver Antics Before You Kill Someone

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I’ve seen you … and others like you … driving like you couldn’t care less about the rules of the road or basic common courtesy. You’re the cowboy I saw in the black BMW cutting diagonally across all three lanes as you entered 280 south just to get to the far left… » Read More

Snoop Dogg at SJSU Event Center

GIN, JUICE: The man himself, Snoop D O double G brings an all star cast to the SJSU Event Center

Get ready to roast a fatty. One of the biggest burners in the rap game closes out the 4/20 weekend at the SJSU. Tha Doggfather comes to town riding high on his 420 Wellness Retreat tour. Snoop, who needs no introduction, is sure to play the hits along with new material from… » Read More

Gentlemen Bosses at Cafe Stritch

SMALL GODS: Celebrating new releases, Derrick C Brown and Anis Mojgani read live at Cafe Stritch for their joint book tour

The South Bay welcomes two all-star poets as they make a stop on a national book tour celebrating the release of their new poetry collections. Renowned performance artist and founder of Write Bloody Publishing, Derrick C. Brown, will read from his new book, Hello. It Doesn’t Matter. along with national and international… » Read More

SoFA Street Fair: Spring 2018

FAIR GAME: SoFa Street Fair returns with music, food, beer, wrestling, art, and more

Local artists, high-flying wrestlers and Silicon Valley musicians will converge with tasty food trucks, cold beer and other creative vendors in downtown San Jose this Sunday, as the biannual SoFA Street Fair returns with its yearly spring installment. This year the spring fling features four outdoor stages and 12 indoor venues—including The… » Read More