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Live Music: The Hit Men Friday Aug 1st @ 7pm

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San Pedro Square Market Live Music: Join SPSM and San Jose Jazz for a live performance with The Hit Men on Friday, August 1st, 2014 @ 7:00pm in the Market Plaza.

The Hit Men have been delivering high energy dance music for audiences at benefits, festivals, fairs, concerts, nightclubs, corporate events, weddings, and other private functions for over 14 years. The unique musical background of the 7-piece band mix their abilities and experiences to create and perform a musical dance review that transcends musical boundaries. The Hitmen play a variety of hits from the 70′s to modern day favorites. The Hitmen have performed with the likes of Cameo, the Ohio Players, Confunkshun, Harold Melvin’s Blue Notes, Pete Escovedo and with members of Santana and Tower of Power and has become the unofficial band for KISS 98.1 FM “Classic Soul and the best of Modern R&B”.

Live Music: Daydream Nation Vol. 28 | Sat. July 26th @ 7p

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San Pedro Square Market Live Music: Join SPSM for the 28th installment of Daydream Nation, the South Bay's Alternative series in downtown San Jose in the market plaza, on Saturday, July 26th, 2014 @ 7pm.  Free show with mutliple bands!

Thee Joan Wylder will skank up the stage for your summer time groove! Joined by Margaret the King this will be a fun night to dance away yer blues!

https://www.facebook.com/events/1574476696113215/

Live Music: Joice Walton Quintet Fri July 25th @ 7p

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San Pedro Square Market Live Music: Join SPSM and San Jose Jazz for a live performance with the Joice Walton Quintet on Friday, July 25th, 2014 @ 7:00pm in the Market Plaza in Downtown San Jose.

With her jazz, blues, soul, rock, and pop influences well known to fans in the U.S. and Europe, Joice Walton prefers to simply call what she does American Music. Walton was born and raised on a farm in Downsville, Texas, singing gospel hymns in the church choir and “Amazing Grace” down by the Brazos River. Her first trio—modeled on Diana Ross and the Supremes—gave Walton opportunities to perform on stage at school pep rallies and community events at the age of 12. Her sophomore release Texas Heat is out now, and channels music from all strains of the modern American songbook.

She is joined by regional group The Walter Bankovitch Quartet.

joicewalton.com

Silicon Valley Beer Week @ the Market

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San Pedro Square Market Special Events: Join SPSM during Silicon Valley Beer Week for some of the best beers and grub around!  Multiple days, multiple breweries showcased.  Save the date and join us in Downtown San Jose.

Live Music: Grooveyard Shift Sat July 19th @ 8p

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San Pedro Square Market Live Music: Join SPSM for a live performance with the Grooveyard Shift on Saturday, July 19th, 2014 @ 8:00pm in the Market Plaza.

Grooveyard Shift is a fresh and interesting addition to the Bay Area music scene and a rarity among bands playing in the South Bay. Featuring an eclectic instrumentation rarely seen in this area, Grooveyard Shift is comprised of Madison Bohrer (tenor sax), Sweeney Schragg (guitar), Dustin Vado (bass), Chris Haskett (drums) and Dillon Vado (vibraphone). The vibraphone gives Grooveyard Shift a unique texture and sound that both leads and supports the combination of original tunes mixed with the occasional groovin’ cover song, while the driving rhythms and compelling sax and guitar solos bring power and style to the ensemble.

Playing a range of styles from straight ahead jazz to funk to old school RnB, Grooveyard Shift is a band that will have your head bobbing and your feet moving before you know what hit you!

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Personnel

Madison Bohrer- Tenor Saxophone
Chris Haskett- Drums
Sweeney Schragg- Guitar
Dustin Vado- Bass
Dillon Vado- Vibraphone

Live Music: Black Sunday Roadshow Fri July 18th @ 7p

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San Pedro Square Market Live Music: Join SPSM and San Jose Jazz for a live performance with Black Sunday Roadshow on Friday, July 18th, 2014 @ 7:00pm in the Market Plaza.

Black Sunday Roadshow presents a full bodied, revivalist celebration of traditional Americana music. Blending hot jazz, a bit of gospel, blues, zydeco, bluegrass, country and folk – the band tells stories of the American journey – from Dust Bowl to the present . Featuring guitars, fiddles, back up singers, a full horn section, banjo, piano, organ, percussion, bass, pedal steel guitar, pennywhistle, and occasional washboard, the performances are straight forward and bold from the beginning. Call it electrifying big band folk music.

Market Wine Pour | Tickets Going Fast! July 19th @ 1pm

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The San Pedro Square Market presents The Market Wine Pour, "A Golden State of Mind" on Saturday, July 19th, 2014 from 1-5pm

Check-in begins at 12PM, Tastings start at 1PM!

Purchase a ticket or a discount 4-pack of tickets: Receive your own "Market-branded" stemless wine glass and unlimited tastings at all winery tasting locations across The Market.

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Taste wine selections from over 20 different wineries all across The Market and gain vino knowledge from each of the brand representatives!

Enjoy delicious Arisan treats that pair perfectly with your Pinot Grigio, Cabernet, or Riesling

The Ren Geisick Duo and The John Worley Duo will be performing!! Grab a glass and take a seat and listen to our amazing jazz groups that will be playing on stage in our plaza during the event. 

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Take a stroll around The Market and shop at some of our artisan vendor booths, carrying everything from unique jewelry to pottery. 

Make sure to stop by the Sidewalk nearest St. John street to watch as local chalk artists create works of art down the walkways. Art Starts @ 12:30PM! 

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SAVE THE DATE: 49ers Pre-Season Bus Transportation Aug 17th

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Save the date and register now for Private Bus Transportation from the Market to Levi's Stadium and back, on Sunday, August 17th, 2014 @ 11am for the 49ers Pre-season game vs. the Denver Broncos!

$20  49ers event register

Here’s the Pre Season 49er Playbook:

Make the San Pedro Square Market part of your gameplan.

RUNNINGBACKS: You are not a runningback! The Market will be offering bus rides to and from Levi Stadium. Make it in time for the coin toss (safely). Board the bus at 11:15 and return at 5:45, (pending game finish).

FULLBACKS: …BUT you could be a fullback! Huddle at The Market for food & beverages prior to bus departure. Here’s why:

     *Best tap beer selection in town (skip training camp).

     *Market Beer Co. sells craft beers to go (over200+ think blitz).

     *Varied, value meals from 17 vendors.

     *Safe travel to and from the game (maintain ball control).

     *Free, validated parking while you attend the game (now that’s a field goal)!

QUARTERBACK: That’s us…San Pedro Square Market…we’ll make it happen! Instant replay?!?

Live Music: Kavanaugh Brothers | Sat. July 12th @ 8p

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San Pedro Square Market Live Music: Join SPSM for a live performance with the Kavanaugh Brothers Celtic Experience on Saturday, July 12th, 2014 @ 8pm in the Market Plaza.

An acoustic band steeped in the tradition of Irish folk songs, the Kavanaugh Brothers Celtic Experience deliver rebel tunes and pub songs, as well as dabbling in Americana, blues and country. Influenced by the Clancy Brothers, the Dubliners, the Pogues, the Grateful Dead, and all points between and beyond, a rollicking good time is guaranteed.

https://www.facebook.com/KavanaughBrothers/info

Live Music: Full Spectrum Jazz Big Band | Friday July 11th @ 7p

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San Pedro Square Market Live Music: Join SPSM and San Jose Jazz for a live performance with Full Spectrum Jazz Big Band on Friday, July 11th, 2014 @ 7pm in the Market Plaza.

The Full Spectrum Jazz Band has delighted audiences with traditional and modern jazz since 1996. Performance styles range from laid-back Count Basie swing to poly-rhythmic modern Latin. Full Spectrum Jazz has a diverse catalog of exceptional music, including original compositions and venerable jazz standards. Full Spectrum is a full 18-piece big band, including vocalist Rocio Guitard as a regular feature.

fsjazz.com

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