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Delgado Brothers with Special Guest Chris Cain

June 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Plaza de Cesar Chavez
1 Paseo de San Antonio
San Jose, CA 95113

Propelled by their 2016 International Blues Competition win in Memphis, Tennessee, driven by fierce independence, unified by family and fortified by the brotherhood of music, the Delgado Brothers deliver the musical goods; topical anthem-worthy songs complemented by call-to-action lyrics, soul stirring blues rock guitar solos and Latin-flavored percussion. The Delgado Brothers—eldest brother Bob Delgado on bass, middle brother Joey on guitar and…

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Anthony Arya Band

June 15 @ 5:45 pm - 6:25 pm
Plaza de Cesar Chavez
1 Paseo de San Antonio
San Jose, CA 95113

Poor House Bistro Stage: Anthony Arya is an Americana rock performing & recording artist from the San Francisco Bay Area, California. Anthony started out in Santa Cruz gaining a large local fanbase after his appearance on NBC’s The Voice, followed by the release of three studio albums. The Anthony Arya Band takes his Dylanesque folksy lyricism up several notches with…

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John Cleary & The Absolute Monster Gentlemen

June 15 @ 4:15 pm - 5:45 pm
Plaza de Cesar Chavez
1 Paseo de San Antonio
San Jose, CA 95113

Jon Cleary, a London-born musician, defies expectations as a New Orleans piano maestro. A multi-instrumentalist, singer, and songwriter, Cleary’s musical journey began at the tender age of 5 with the guitar. By 16, he co-founded ‘Delta Wing’ with blues guitarist Roger Hubbard, earning praise from blues icon Muddy Waters. Fascinated by funk-infused tunes, Cleary delved into the works of Allen…

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M’Sippi Slide

June 15 @ 3:30 pm - 4:10 pm
Plaza de Cesar Chavez
1 Paseo de San Antonio
San Jose, CA 95113

Poor House Bistro Stage: M’sippi Slide (pronounced Mississippi Slide) features a great lineup of musicians that are leading a local revival of classic R&B. The vocals are handled by Lijah Raoof who brings to life the vocal styling’s of Aretha Franklin, Etta James, Ruth Brown, Mavis Staples, Koko Taylor and many others. The fans of the band will tell you…

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John Németh & The Blues Dreamers

June 15 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Plaza de Cesar Chavez
1 Paseo de San Antonio
San Jose, CA 95113

John Németh‘s musical journey began in the muddy potato fields of Idaho in the early ’90s, where he initially found solace in the hard-edged sounds of hip-hop and rock. However, a pivotal moment occurred when a friend introduced him to the classic blues album “Hoodoo Man Blues” by Junior Wells and Buddy Guy, igniting his passion for the genre. From…

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Recent Events

San Jose Jazz Winterfest: Chris Pierce

February 11, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
SJZ Break Room
310 S. 1st St.
San Jose, CA 95113

Fountain Blues Foundation co-presents with San Jose Jazz the powerhouse blues/Americana guitarist Chris Pierce in the SJZ Break Room in downtown San Jose as part of Winter Fest 2022. He shot to national prominence in 2021 with his version of “No One” from the hit ABC series “A Million Little Things.” Chris’ biting lyrics and fierce vocals are reminiscent of…

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Lauren Halliwell & The Dirty Sound

May 18 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Campbell Boogie Music Festival
323 E. Campbell Avenue
Campbell, 95008 United States

Lauren Halliwell is a Bay Area-based jazz and blues artist…

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Anthony Arya Band

May 18 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Campbell Boogie Music Festival
323 E. Campbell Avenue
Campbell, 95008 United States

Anthony Arya Band, will be one of 7 acts over…

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The Bob Gonzalez Band Featuring Aaron Madsen

May 18 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Campbell Boogie Music Festival
323 E. Campbell Avenue
Campbell, 95008 United States

The Bob Gonzalez Band Featuring Aaron Madsen will be one…

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Pearl Alley Band

May 19 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Campbell Boogie Music Festival
323 E. Campbell Avenue
Campbell, 95008 United States

For nearly 20 years, Pearl Alley Band has been rocking…

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Jefe Meduri Famiglia Band

June 15 @ 11:15 am - 11:55 am
Plaza de Cesar Chavez
1 Paseo de San Antonio
San Jose, CA 95113

Poor House Bistro Stage: Jeff Meduri has been holding down…

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Terrie Odabi

June 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
Plaza de Cesar Chavez
1 Paseo de San Antonio
San Jose, CA 95113

It has been proclaimed that Terrie Odabi is nothing short of…

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TBA from Follow the Music

June 15 @ 1:15 pm - 1:55 pm

We are thrilled to announce an exciting collaboration between Fountain…

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John Németh & The Blues Dreamers

June 15 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Plaza de Cesar Chavez
1 Paseo de San Antonio
San Jose, CA 95113

John Németh‘s musical journey began in the muddy potato fields…

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M’Sippi Slide

June 15 @ 3:30 pm - 4:10 pm
Plaza de Cesar Chavez
1 Paseo de San Antonio
San Jose, CA 95113

Poor House Bistro Stage: M’sippi Slide (pronounced Mississippi Slide) features…

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John Cleary & The Absolute Monster Gentlemen

June 15 @ 4:15 pm - 5:45 pm
Plaza de Cesar Chavez
1 Paseo de San Antonio
San Jose, CA 95113

Jon Cleary, a London-born musician, defies expectations as a New…

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