November 29 is Giving Tuesday

We had a great year! Record San Jose Fountain Blues & Brews Festival attendance and record number of live fundraiser performances throughout the year. Let's keep this going for the next generation of blues artists. Mission Statement "The Fountain Blues Foundation, a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization, is organized to preserve and promote the indigenous American…

Soul Blues Legend Johnny Rawls Winner of the 2019 BMA award for the Best Soul Blues

Mimosas Cafe of Willow Glen 860 Willow Street, San Jose, CA

Join Fountain Blues Foundation and Poor House Bistro at Mimosas of Willow Glen for a special Holiday Food Drive benefiting Sacred Heart Community Services. Live Music from Soul Blues Legend Johnny Rawls winner of the 2019 BMA award for the Best Soul Blues Album. Poor House Bistro food and beverages will be available for purchase.…

40th San Jose Fountain Blues & Brews Festival

Plaza de Cesar Chavez 1 Paseo de San Antonio, San Jose, CA

Silicon Valley’s longest running music festival returns to downtown San Jose’s Plaza de Cesar Chavez, Saturday, June 17th from 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., with award-winning talent to celebrate its 40th year. San Jose Fountain Blues & Brews Festival features 8 bands on 2 stages. In addition to world-class blues, gospel, soul, R&B and rock…

$25 – $85

Andre Thierry & His Accordion Soul Music

Plaza de Cesar Chavez 1 Paseo de San Antonio, San Jose, CA

Andre Thierry, a name highly regarded amongst industry figures and fans throughout the music scene. True to his culture and love of music, he has crafted a career well beyond his years as an artist. Andre’s French Creole heritage is deeply rooted in Louisiana although he was born and raised in Northern California. At a…

$30 – $80

Diunna Greenleaf Band

Plaza de Cesar Chavez 1 Paseo de San Antonio, San Jose, CA

Living Blues Magazine’s 2015 Female Artist of the Year - Diunna Greenleaf - is a native Texan (Houston) with a dynamic musical background steeped in Southern soul, gospel, blues and jazz, with influences like Koko Taylor, Aretha Franklin, Rosetta Thorpe, Sam Cooke, Charles Brown and her parents (Gospel singers Ben and Maya Ella Greenleaf).  Known for riveting live shows, that…

$30 – $80

Chris Cain Band

Plaza de Cesar Chavez 1 Paseo de San Antonio, San Jose, CA

“That boy can PLAY the guitar!" - BB KING Legendary Blues Guitarist Chris Cain was born in San Jose, California in 1955. His parents were huge music fans and shared their love of blues, jazz, and popular music with Chris. His African American father and Greek mother both loved music and had a huge record…

$30 – $85

Devon Allman Project featuring Larry McCray & Jimmy Hall (Wet Willie)

Plaza de Cesar Chavez 1 Paseo de San Antonio, San Jose, CA

The Devon Allman Project featuring Larry McCray & Jimmy Hall (Wet Willie) is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to witness the spirit and soul of one of the greatest bands in rock history - the Allman Brothers - brought to life on stage. This electrifying performance will take place at the upcoming 40th San Jose Fountain Blues…

$30 – $80

Jefe PHB Famiglia Band

Poor House Bistro 91 South Autumn Street, San Jose, CA

Jefe Meduri’s Poor House Band playing rhythm and blues, rock, country, and jazz. The band consists of five skilled members: Dave Allender on guitar/vocals, George Kent on keyboards, Marcus Salomon on lead vocals, Gary Rosen on bass/vocals, Scotty Griffin on drums, and Jeff Meduri on guitar/vocals. No ticket or cover charge is required for entry,…

The Jukebox Boyz

Little Lou's BBQ 2455 S Winchester Blvd, Campbell, CA

The Jukebox Boyz will take you on an unforgettable musical journey through the decades, playing classic rock hits, swingin' jazz standards, reimagined renditions, as well as a smorgasbord of genres in-between. The Boyz consists of: Chris del Norte - Guitarist & Vocalist Rick Gray - Bassist & Multi-Instrumentalist Mark Waxman - Drummer https://youtu.be/Fx964cFkCs8?si=VN2oEggvdiwM5TnQ About Little…

Pearl Alley Band

Cedar Room 1875 S Bascom Ave, Campbell, CA

Get ready for a night of soulful blues with Pearl Alley – a dynamic blend of The Black Crowes and Janis Joplin’s raw energy! For nearly 20 years, Pearl Alley Band has been rocking stages, opening for legends like Lydia Pense & Cold Blood, James Hunter, and Canned Heat. Imagine The Black Crowes meeting Janis…

No Cover Charge