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Electronic Sriracha Festival Spices Up Labor Day

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Photos: Electronic Sriracha Festival

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Hey, rooster! If you love dancing and Sriracha, this was the weekend for you. On Saturday, Aug. 30, a crowd of hungry, electronic music fans descended on St. James Park in San Jose for the inaugural Electronic Sriracha Festival, hosted by South Bay-based food event organizer, Moveable Feast. Local and national DJs… » Read More

Photos: The Trims, The Lovemakers at The Blank Club

The Trims.

Up and coming San Jose new wave band The Trims celebrated the release of their new self-titled record, playing to a sold-out crowd at The Blank Club on Friday. The local quartet ripped through a high-energy set of angular, post-punky dance-rock tunes, including their new single, “Now You’re Gone.” Watch the video… » Read More

Q&A: San Jose Club Veteran, DJ Remedy

DJ Remedy spins every Friday night at Myth Taverna & Lounge.

With more than two decades of experience, DJ Remedy is one of the most senior selectors on the South Bay nightlife scene. The San Jose native has been spinning since 1993—back when beat matching was done by ear and scratching took serious finesse. His skill and dedication are highly respected in the… » Read More

Fall Concerts Guide: The Best Upcoming Shows

Outkast are headlining the Treasure Island Music Festival this October.

There are many concerts in the Bay Area to choose from this fall—plenty of them in San Jose and the South Bay. But in between work and checking your Facebook feed, how will you ever figure out which events to attend? Don’t trip, chocolate chip. We got the answers right here in our handy guide… » Read More

The Offspring, Bad Religion, Pennywise And More Headline LIVE 105′s Punk Rock Picnic

California Über Alles: All-star lineup of old-school California punk bands, including The Offspring, to play Live 105’s ‘Punk Rock Picnic.’

When Orange County punk rockers The Offspring released their third album, Smash, on Epitaph Records back in 1994, they had no idea that it would go on to be a massive success, paving the way for worldwide fame, or that it would eventually become the best-selling independently released record of all time.… » Read More

Photos: First City Festival In Monterey

Beck headlined The First City Festival on Saturday.

The second annual First City Festival, featuring Beck, Phantogram, The National and many more, was held in Monterey over the weekend. Music, food, beer and a full carnival kept the party going for two days straight, on the very same hallowed fairgrounds where the Monterey Pop Festival kickstarted the Summer of Love… » Read More

Photos: Music In The Park With Pete Escovedo

A happy pair at Music in the Park at Plaza de Cesar Chavez.

Music in the Park returned to Plaza de Cesar Chavez yesterday, Aug. 21, with a set by the legendary Pete Escovedo and his Latin Jazz Orchestra. It was Escovedo’s 18th appearance at Music in the Park—a record. The Cuban percussionist, who for more than 50 years has been fusing smooth jazz, salsa and… » Read More