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Warriors Quiet Growing Chatter, Roll Past Jazz, 130-102

After another weird week in a season full of drama, the Golden State Warriors figured winning was the best way to quiet the growing chatter surrounding coach Mark Jackson’s job.

04/06/2014

George Duke (credit: Lefty Shivambu/Gallo Images)

Playboy Jazz Festival To Celebrate The Late George Duke

The annual jazz festival will honor the San Rafael-born Duke on it’s opening day…

02/19/2014

Wayne Henderson's flugelhorn sings during the Jazz Crusaders performance
(credit: © Robert Birnbach/San Jose Jazz)

Your Guide To The San Jose Summer Jazz Festival

The San Jose Jazz Summer Fest is one of most popular music festivals in the Bay Area. What began as one small stage focusing on fusion and straight-ahead jazz has grown into a 12-stage, 3-day extravaganza featuring a wide range of international stars, emerging artists and regional favorites playing straight-ahead jazz, blues, salsa, Latin, R&B, and so much more.

CBS San Francisco–08/08/2013

George Duke (credit: Lefty Shivambu/Gallo Images)

Jazz Keyboardist George Duke Dies At 67

A representative said the San Rafael-born, Grammy-winning jazz keyboardist has died…

08/06/2013

Fans wear Maxim Mardi Gras beads (credit: Skip Bolen/Getty Images)

Mardi Gras Arrives At San Francisco’s Fillmore Street

As Fat Tuesday kicks off in New Orleans, a Mardi Gras celebration was held in San Francisco’s Fillmore District to celebrate the city’s contributions to jazz & blues music…

02/12/2013

SF Jazz Center Open

New Jazz Center Opens In SF’s Hayes Valley

Full of shimmer and swing, San Francisco’s sleek new jazz concert hall opened Wednesday night with an opening night gala featuring McCoy Tyner, Chick Corea and Esperanza Spalding…

01/21/2013

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Best Places To Discover New Music In The Peninsula

Here are a few venues in the Peninsula where fans can listen to bands up close and personal and also take bets on which musicians could become the next Johnny Cash, Elton John or Joan Jett.

CBS San Francisco–01/03/2013

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2012 Sounded Good: The Best Breakout Music Acts In The South Bay

Out of the many acts out there today, here are just a few bright and shining stars within our midst. They are the singers and artists of various musical genres who have made the biggest impression in 2012. Undoubtedly, we’ll be hearing and seeing more of these acts that have blown our minds and caused a stir in the South Bay.

12/27/2012

Notable Deaths 2012

Concord-Born Jazz Composer & Pianist, Dave Brubeck Dies

Manager said the Concord-born Jazz musician died Wednesday morning of heart failure at age 91 on his way to a cardiology appointment with his son…

12/05/2012

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Best Restaurants With Live Music In The Peninsula

These restaurants below might just be perfect spot for you to take a trot.

08/02/2012

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