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May

Creedence Clearwater Revisited
May 24, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $28-$38.

Too Loose
May 24 at the Cactus Club

Allen Bronstein
May 25 at Icon Supperclub.

Candela
May 26, 9:30pm, at Fuel. $10.

Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals
May 26, 4pm, at the Greek Theatre. $35.

Ladies Sing the Blues
May 25, 9pm, at JJ's Blues. $10.

Train
May 26, 8pm, at the Warfield. $22.50. All ages.

DJ Logic
May 26, 9pm, at the Fillmore. $20. All ages.

Boulder Creek Art & Wine w/Caravanserai, Lady Bo, Red Beans & Rice and others
May 26-28, 11am-6pm, in downtown Boulder Creek. Free. (831.338.7099).

Lil' John Chrisley
May 26, 9pm, at JJ's Blues. $10.

Santa Cruz Blues Fest w/Jonny Lang, Keb'Mo' and others
May 26-27, 10am, at Aptos Village Park. (831.421.9523).

Galactic
May 27, 4pm, at the Greek Theatre. $30.

Ogre
May 27 at the Fillmore. $20.

K-Ci and JoJo
May 27, 7:30pm, at Paramount's Great America. $19.99-$44.99.

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
May 28, 7:30pm, at the Chronicle Pavilion at Concord. $28.25-$48.25.

Hamilton Lewis
May 29 at JJ's Blues.

Frank Emilio Flynn
May 30 at Icon Supperclub.

David Byrne
May 31, 8pm, at the Fillmore. $30. All ages.

Debbie Davies
May 31, 9pm, at JJ's Blues. $10.

Caliban
May 30 at Scruffy Murphy's, Sunnyvale

The English Beat
May 31 at Backbeat Nightclub.

Insex
May 31 at the Usual.

June

The Cheeseballs
June 1 at the Usual.

Little Charlie & the Nightcats
June 1, 9pm, at JJ's Blues.

M.I.R.V.
June 1, at the Cactus Club.

Manhattan Transfer
June 1, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $30-$45.

The Flatlanders
June 1, 8pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $32-$52.

The Big Chill Out II, w/Outtaline, Sloe, Bodies in the Basement
June 2, 11am-5pm, at Gardner Community Center. Free.

Charanson
June 2 at Fuel.

Howie Mandel
June 2, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $25-$45.

The Irish Tenors
June 2 at Paramount Theater; June 7 at Flint Center.

Sons of Champlin
June 2, 9pm, at the Fillmore. $21.50..

Crash Test Dummies
June 3, 8pm, at the Fillmore. $18.50.

Bone Bash II
June 3, 5:30pm, at Paramount's Great America. $14.99-$44.99.

E.C. Scott
June 5 at JJ's Blues.

Tortoise
June 5, 8pm, at the Fillmore. $18. All ages.

Lisa Dewey
June 6 at Fuel.

Kottonmouth Kings
June 6 at Maritime Hall.

Rod Stewart
June 7, 8pm, at the Chronicle Pavilion. $28.50-$103.50. Also June 8, 8pm, at Shoreline Amphitheatre. $28.75-$103.75.

Music in the Other Park
June 7 at St. James Park.

The Red Elvises
June 7 at the Cactus Club.

Feel Good
June 8 at the Usual. 21+.

Rickie Lee Jones
June 8, 8pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $32-$52

The Robert Cray Band
June 8, 9pm, at the Fillmore. $30.

Kenny Loggins
June 8-10, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $40-$55.

Wayne "The Train" Hancock
June 8 at Fuel.

Chris Cain
June 9 at JJ's Blues.

San Jose Gay Pride Celebration and Parade W/ RuPaul and Amber.
June 9 at Discovery Meadow.

Los Mocosos
June 9 at Fuel.

Mogwai, Bardo Pond
June 9, 9pm, at the Fillmore. $17.50.

Styx
June 9, 6pm, at the Chronicle Pavilion. $28.75-$48.75.

Afro-Cuban All-Stars
June 10, 7:30pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $28-$48.

Chris LeDoux
June 10, 6:45pm, at Santa Clara Rodeo Plaza.

Spinal Tap
June 10, 8pm, at the Warfield. $22.50.

Dido
June 13, 8pm, at Shoreline Amphitheatre $26-$38.50.

Doves, the Webb Brothers
June 13, 9pm, at the Fillmore. $21.50.

Marcus Shelby Orquestra
June 13 at Fuel.

Music in the Other Park
June 14 at St. James Park.

Brian Setzer
June 15, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $25-$45.

David Benoit's Tribute to Great Pianists
June 15, 8pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $30-$50.

BFD, with Blink 182, Staind, the Cult, Fuel, Stabbing Westward, Oleander and others
June 15 at Shoreline Amphitheatre. $30-$37.

Music of the Spheres w/
Kim Angelis

June 15, 8pm, at Lick Observatory. $40-$150.

Krenshaw, Woodshed, Breach, Reaction 31, Mallet
June 16 at the Cactus Club.

Bermudez Triangle Allstars
June 16 at Fuel.

Music of the Spheres w/Yiannis Chronopolous & the Spartans
June 16, 8pm, at Lick Observatory. $40-$150.

Ruben Blades
June 16, 9pm, at Hyatt Regency Burlingame. $47.

Femi Kuti
June 16, 9pm, at the Fillmore. $26.50.

Paul Simon, Brian Wilson
June 17, 3pm, at Shoreline Amphitheatre. $28.50-$68.50.

The Doobie Brothers
June 17-18, 7:30pm, and June 20, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery $30-$40.

John Entwistle, Ann Wilson, Alan Parsons and Todd Rundgren
June 18-20, 7:30pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $60-$70.

Coldplay, Grandaddy
June 20, 8pm, at the Warfield. $22.50. All ages.

Sean Tyrell & Tommy Peoples
June 20 at the King's Head Pub.

Keb' Mo'
June 21, 7:30pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $32-$42. Also June 22, 8pm, at the Fox Theater. $32-$36.

Ottmar Liebert
June 21, 7:30pm, at Mountain Winery $30-$40.

Music in the Other Park
June 21 at St. James Park.

Cadillac Angels
June 22 at Fuel.

Tom Jones
June 22, 8pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $40-$60. Also June 23, 8pm, at the Fox Theater. $40-$60.

Dennis Quaid & the Sharks
June 22 at the Usual.

Junior Watson with R.J. Mischo and Mark Hummel
June 22 at JJ's Blues.

Fuel's Summer Ball w/
Pleana Libra

June 23 at the Hedley Club, Hotel De Anza.

Aaron Carter, A*Teens
June 23, 6pm, at Paramount's Great America. $14.99-$39.99.

Acoustic Alchemy
June 23, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $32-$45

Eddie Palmieri
June 23, 930pm, at Icon Supperclub. $25.

Laza & Reyes
June 24 at Fuel.

Michelle Shocked
June 24, 7:30pm, at Montalvo's Carriage House Theatre. $32-$37.

Lee Ann Womack
June 24, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $25-$45.

The Wallflowers
June 26-28, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $45-$65.

Radiohead
June 27 at Shoreline Amphitheatre.

Girlie Freak Show
June 28 at the Cactus Club.

Music in the Other Park
June 28 at St. James Park.

OzzFest 2001
June 29, 11am, at Shoreline Amphitheatre. $43.75-$73.75.

Phil Lesh & Friends
June 29-July 1, 7pm, at the Greek Theatre. $30.

John Lee Hooker
June 30, 7:30pm, at Mountain Winery. $32-$48.

Kool Keith
June 30 at Maritime Hall.

Van's Warped Tour
June 30, noon, at Pier 30/32. $25.50.

July

The Beach Boys
July 1, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $35-$55.

Stanford Jazz Festival, the music of Billy Strayhorn
July 1 at Stanford.

Vince Gill
July 1, 3 and 8pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $65-$95.

Emmylou Harris
July 2, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $32-$45.

San Jose America Festival
July 3, 4pm, benefit concert; July 4, 11am, festival at Discovery Meadow. (408.294.2100, ext. 444).

Cesaria Evora
July 3, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $32-$48.

Sex Mob
July 3 at Fuel.

Corby Yates
July 4 at Baylands Park.

Will Downing, Chante Moore, Jonathan Butler
July 5, 8pm, at the Paramount Theatre. $32.50-$50.

Ani DiFranco
July 5 at the Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium. (831.420.5260). July 6, 8pm, at the Greek Theatre. $31.

Bela Fleck & the Flecktones
July 6, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $20-$35.

Nina Simone
July 7, 7:30pm, at Mountain Winery. $45-$75. Also July 11, 8pm, at the Paramount Theatre. $45.25-$75.25.

Stanford Jazz Festival, with Kenny Garrett
July 7, at Stanford.

O-Town
July 7 at Paramount's Great America.

Dan Fogelberg
July 8, 7:30pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $45-$65.

Counting Crows
July 9-11, 7:30pm, at Mountain Winery. $45-$65.

Joan Osborne
July 10, 7:30pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $30-$50.

Guitars and Saxes with Chaquico, Hill, Golub and Kashiwa
July 11, 7:30pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $35-$55.

Buena Vista Social Club
July 12, 7pm, at Montalvo's Front Lawn. $60-$70.

Metro's Music in the Park
July 12 at the Plaza de Cesar Chavez.

Boney James
July 13, 8pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $30-$52.

Good Old Fashioned Bluegrass Festival
July 13 at Bolado Park in Hollister. (831.479.4634).

John Tesh
July 13, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $35-$55.

The Chieftains
July 14, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $35-$55.

The B-52s
July 15, 4pm, at the Montalvo's Front Lawn. $50-$60.

Lyle Lovett
July 15-17, 7:30pm, at Mountain Winery. $55-$65.

Summer Symphony w/
Burt Bacharach

July 15, 6pm, $30-$60, Frost Amphitheatre, Stanford.

Sade
July 17, 7:30pm, at the Chronicle Pavilion. $33-$68.50. Also July 18, 7:30pm, at Shoreline Amphitheatre. $33.25-$68.75.

Diana Krall
July 18-19, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $45-$75.

Cheap Trick
July 19, 7:30pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $32-$52.

Girls' Night Out with Reba McEntire and Martina McBride
July 19, 7pm, at Compaq Center. $25.50-$65.50.

Metro's Music in the Park
July 19 at the Plaza de Cesar Chavez.

Mary Chapin Carpenter
July 20-21, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $38-$48.

Stanford Jazz Festival Celebrates Miles Davis
July 20 at Stanford.

'N SYNC
July 21-22, 7:30pm, at Network Associates Coliseum. $20.75-$65.75.

Russian National Chamber Orchestra
July 21, 8pm, at Ironstone Vineyards. $35-$165. Also July 27, 8pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $40-$60.

Keiko Matsui and Eric Marienthal
July 22, 4pm, at Montalvo's Front Lawn. $35-$45.

Shawn Colvin
July 22, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $25-$35.

Extreme Steel Tour with Pantera, Slayer, Static X
July 23, 6pm, at the Compaq Center. $40.25.

Indigo Girls
July 25-26, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $35.

Metro's Music in the Park
July 26 at the Plaza de Cesar Chavez.

Peter, Paul & Mary
July 27, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $50-$60.

Music of the Spheres w/Chaskinakuy
July 27, 8pm, at Lick Observatory. $40-$150.

All ages.

Lou Rawls
July 28, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $38-$48.

Music of the Spheres w/Ramón Romero
July 28, 8pm, at Lick Observatory. $40-$150.

Afribbean Festival w/
Leon Coldero & the Band,
Jerri Jheto, Red Di,
Pepe Y Su Orqusta and more

July 28-29, downtown Castro Street in Mountain View..

Etta James
July 29, 7:30pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $40-$60.

The Smithereens
July 29 at the Cactus Club.

The Rippingtons with Russ Freeman
July 30-31, 7:30pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $30-$52.

Area:One w/Moby, the Orb, Outkast and others
July 31 at Shoreline Amphitheatre.

Yes
July 31, 8pm, at the Chronicle Pavilion. $21.75-$48.25.

August

Stanford Jazz Festival
Aug. 1-11 at Stanford.

The Neville Brothers &
Steel Pulse

Aug. 1, 7pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $40-$70.

Metro's Music in the Park
Aug. 2 at the Plaza de Cesar Chavez.

Peabo Bryson
Aug. 2, 7:30pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $32-$52.

Cowboy Junkies
Aug. 3, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $28-$38.

Hall & Oates
Aug. 3, 8pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $45-$70.

The String Cheese Incident
Aug. 3-4, 7pm, at the Greek Theatre. $29.75.

Depeche Mode
Aug. 3, 8pm, at the Chronicle Pavilion. $30.75-$68.25. Also Aug. 4, 8pm, at Shoreline Amphitheatre. $29.50-$68.50.

Roxy Music
Aug. 5, 7:30pm, at the Chronicle Pavilion. $38.25-$78.25.

Tom Rush, Nanci Griffith,
Janis Ian and Catie Curtis

Aug. 5, 3pm, at Montalvo's Front Lawn. $40-$50.

George Benson
Aug. 5, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $40-$55.

Aerosmith, Fuel
Aug. 8, 7:30pm, at Shoreline Amphitheatre. $33.50-$78.50. Also Aug. 14, 7:30pm, at the Chronicle Pavilion. $33.25-$78.25.

John Berry
Aug. 8, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $25-$45.

Midsummer Mozart
Aug. 8, 7:30pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $30-$50.

San Jose Jazz Festival
Aug. 8-12 in downtown San Jose. Free.

Metro's Music in the Park
Aug. 9 at the Plaza de Cesar Chavez.

Journey, Peter Frampton,
John Waite

Aug. 10, 6:30pm, at Shoreline Amphitheatre. $22.50-$48.50.

Ginny Owens
Aug. 10-11 at the Compaq Center.

The Moody Blues
Aug. 10-11, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $45-$75.

San Jose Jazz Festival
Aug. 11-12 in downtown San Jose.

Michael Franks
Aug. 12, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $20-$35.

Dave Koz, Michael McDonald, Brian Culbertson and
Norman Brown

Aug. 12, 3pm, at Montalvo's Front Lawn. $48-$58. Also Aug. 17, 8pm, at Ironstone Vineyards. $35-$165.

Backstreet Boys
Aug. 13, 7:30pm, at the Compaq Center. $38.75-$124.75.

Olivia Newton-John
Aug. 13, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $45-$65.

Gipsy Kings
Aug. 14, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $45-$85. Also Aug. 16, 8pm, at the Compaq Center. $50-$75.

Glam Slam Metal Jam
Aug. 14 at Paramount's Great America.

Natalie Cole
Aug. 15-16, 7:30pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $45-$65 Aug. 15; $45-$50 or $225 (special charity fundraiser ticket) Aug. 16.

Wynonna
Aug. 15-16, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $50-$65.

Barenaked Ladies
Aug. 16 at Shoreline Amphitheatre.

Metro's Music in the Park
Aug. 16 at the Plaza de Cesar Chavez.

Boz Scaggs
Aug. 17-19, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $45-$65.

Tribute to Bob Marley with Lee Ritenour & Jonathan Butler
Aug. 17, 8pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $35-$55.

Al Jarreau
Aug. 23, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $55-$75.

Bruce Hornsby
Aug. 23, 7:30pm, and Aug. 24, 8pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $32-$56.

Metro's Music in the Park
Aug. 23 at the Plaza de Cesar Chavez.

Music of the Spheres w/
Golden Bough

Aug. 24, 7:30pm, at Lick Observatory. $40-$150.

Music of the Spheres w/
Great Guitars!

Aug. 25, 7:30pm, at Lick Observatory. $40-$150.

Afribbean Festival w/ Soukous Stars. Fancha, Paris Combo, Hurricane Gilbert & Majestic With the Millennium Kids and Blue Ventures
Aug. 25-26, Guadalupe River Park in San Jose.

Bill Cosby
Aug. 26, 3 and 8pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $55-$65.

Gladys Knight
Aug. 26, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $45-$60.

Willie Nelson
Aug. 27, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $35-$65.

Mary Black (Festival of Wales)
Aug. 29, 7pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $30-$52.

Dwight Yoakam
Aug. 28, 7:30pm, at the Mountain Winery. $40-$65.

Festival of Wales
Aug. 29-Sept. 3 at the Fairmont Hotel, San Jose Civic Auditorium and Villa Montalvo.

David Sanborn
Aug. 30, 7:30pm. at the Mountain Winery. $36-$48.

Metro's Music in the Park
Aug. 30 at the Plaza de Cesar Chavez.

Johnny Mathis
Aug. 30, 7:30pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $65-$100.

Ray Charles
Aug. 31, 8pm, at Montalvo's Garden Theatre. $45-$70.

September

D.R.I.
Sept. 1, at Cactus Club.

Madonna
Sept. 5, at Oakland Arena.

Metro's Music in the Park
Sept. 6, at the Plaza de Cesar Chavez.

Summer Music Guide

Crowd Control: Summer's best moments can still happen within the impromptu community of a crowd.

Critics Choice: Reviews of select upcoming music events.

Free For All: The summers offers plenty of chances to listen up--for nothing.

Venue Finder: Ticket and contact information.

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