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Poor House Bistro

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91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States
http://www.poorhousebistro.com

Cajun and Creole food. Great beer. A large outdoor patio area. And live blues, jazz, rock and zydeco most nights. Located near the SAP Center.

January 2019

AKI KUMAR’S DOWNTOWN PRO BLUES JAM

January 15 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

VIEW WEBSITE VIEW VIDEO Each week Aki brings with him a special guest performer! www.akikumar.com/tuesday-night-blues-jam About Aki Kumar: Dynamic frontman & harp player Aki Kumar is a bonafide star among the next generation of West Coast blues artists and the world’s first professional blues harmonica player to hail from India. A master of the hugely influential Chicago blues sound, Kumar inherits his style from the harp legends of the 1950s and 60s. Aki has a unique voice in the blues, blending elements of blues harmonica pioneers of yesteryear with a signature sound of his own. “..old school blues at its…

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BLUES & $2 BREWS WITH THE LEGENDARY RON THOMPSON & THE SID MORRIS GANG

January 16 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

Featuring a different brewery every Wednesday. Thompson was born in Oakland, California, United States, and had mastered basic guitar and slide guitar techniques by his mid-teens. He was educated at Newark Memorial High School, in Newark, California. In the early 1970s, Thompson played backing to Little Joe Blue, and worked solo and as a sideman in San Francisco Bay Area clubs. He joined John Lee Hooker’s backing band in 1975, staying with him for three years. In 1980, Thompson formed his own group, the Resisters, and secured a recording contract with Takoma Records. He played at the San Francisco Blues…

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THEME NIGHT/PRO JAM

January 17 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

Every Thursday at Poor House Bistro

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CHRIS CAIN BAND

January 18 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

VIEW A VIDEO VIEW WEBSITE Chris Cain’s jazz-tinged, blues soaked guitar and deep, warm vocals have the maturity and authenticity of bluesmen many years his senior. His expressive style is the result of a lifetime of study and the relentless pursuit of music mastery. His passion and intensity are a blend of his mother’s Greek ancestry and his father’s soulful black heritage. “Nowadays most young blues players are Strat-wielding Stevie Ray Vaughan-a-bes. Not Chris Cain. With a voice that recalls B.B. King and a thick toned Gibson guitar sound reminiscent of Albert King, Cain is forging a unique style. With…

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JINX JONES BAND “ROCK-A-BILLY NIGHT”

January 19 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

VIEW WEBSITE VIEW VIDEO “There are very few guitarists on the scene today who have a resume like San Francisco picker Jinx Jones. After having played with both Chuck Berry and Roy Buchanan, Jones has established himself as one of the top rockabilly guitarists on the scene today.” Dr. Matt Warnock; Guitar International Magazine, 2011 “Jinx Jones proves that he is a force to be reckoned in the world of first rate roots music guitarists.” Blue Suede News #85, 2010 In Jinx Jones’ impressive musical career he has visited nearly every conceivable style and genre of the electric guitar. From…

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NEW ORLEANS PIANO BRUNCH WITH JOHNNY FABULOUS

January 20 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

Biography As a singer, he is by known by many as a “bourbon-esque” crooner, performing standards from the Great American Songbook, to others he is a curious oracle of soul and the blues. A pianist and songwriter since childhood, Johnny has arranged and produced two CD’s of his original compositions. Currently hosting “In the Pocket with Johnny Fabulous” on SCTV, a Santa Cruz television show featuring music and art, Johnny Fabulous also is a performing artist with the Young At Heart Project which provides one hour music shows for senior communities throughout the Bay area. As a vocal coach and…

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BURNIN VERNON & BAD INFLUENCE “TRIBUTE TO ROBERT CRAY”

January 20 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

VIEW FACEBOOK VIEW VIDEO Robert Cray Showcase Band along with Funk, Rock, R&B sounds. Band Members Burnin Vernon Davis, Rob Huggins, Bill Norwood.

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OPEN MIC NIGHT

January 21 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating indefinitely

Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

Come on down every Monday for an amazing time.

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AKI KUMAR’S DOWNTOWN PRO BLUES JAM

January 22 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

VIEW WEBSITE VIEW VIDEO Each week Aki brings with him a special guest performer! www.akikumar.com/tuesday-night-blues-jam About Aki Kumar: Dynamic frontman & harp player Aki Kumar is a bonafide star among the next generation of West Coast blues artists and the world’s first professional blues harmonica player to hail from India. A master of the hugely influential Chicago blues sound, Kumar inherits his style from the harp legends of the 1950s and 60s. Aki has a unique voice in the blues, blending elements of blues harmonica pioneers of yesteryear with a signature sound of his own. “..old school blues at its…

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BLUES & $2 BREWS WITH THE LEGENDARY RON THOMPSON & THE SID MORRIS GANG

January 23 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

Featuring a different brewery every Wednesday. Thompson was born in Oakland, California, United States, and had mastered basic guitar and slide guitar techniques by his mid-teens. He was educated at Newark Memorial High School, in Newark, California. In the early 1970s, Thompson played backing to Little Joe Blue, and worked solo and as a sideman in San Francisco Bay Area clubs. He joined John Lee Hooker’s backing band in 1975, staying with him for three years. In 1980, Thompson formed his own group, the Resisters, and secured a recording contract with Takoma Records. He played at the San Francisco Blues…

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THEME NIGHT/PRO JAM

January 24 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

Every Thursday at Poor House Bistro

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CHROME DELUXE

January 24 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

VIEW WEBSITE VIEW VIDEO The Bay Area’s own Chrome Deluxe is a unique and talented band of musicians who share a passion for music and performance. The band provides high quality entertainment for private and public functions; including top Bay Area nightclubs, corporate events and festivals. Chrome Deluxe has gained a reputation as one of the most diverse R&B, Swing and Blues based bands in the Bay Area with their own special take on both classics and current favorites. Particularly popular with fans who like to dance. The group draws from the innovators of American music while translating the music…

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CASEY HENSLEY BAND (ON TOUR)

January 25 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

VIEW WEBSITE VIEW VIDEO ?All over the world people are talking about 26 year old powerhouse vocalist Casey Hensley. Her talent and power are taking the Blues by storm. Surrounding herself with only the best musicians, and heavily influenced by all of the greats, it is no wonder she has everyone talking. Her self-monikered backing band always includes incredible celebrated guitar slingers such as Anthony Cullins, Laura Chavez, Kid Ramos, Johnny Main, Steve Wilcox, and many more to match her larger than life voice. Drummer Evan Caleb Yearsley (son of the late vocalist Candye Kane), saxophonist Johnny Viau, and bassist…

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ALABAMA MIKE & THE REVELATORS “CD RELEASE & BIRTHDAY BASH”

January 26 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

VIEW WEBSITE VIEW VIDEO Alabama Mike is a force on the microphone with the first rate, church house tenor’, that he was blessed with, he delivers a sound that will remind you of a young BB King, Buddy Guy, Elmore James, or even Little Johnny Taylor. Michael A. Benjamin, aka Alabama Mike was born January 31, 1964 in Talladega, Alabama. He, along with 6 siblings were, influenced by the gospel singing of his father. Early on, his father encouraged the family to begin singing in the church choir. Alabama Mike was the only sibling who decided to pursue and develop…

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NEW ORLEANS PIANO BRUNCH WITH JOHNNY FABULOUS

January 27 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Sunday, repeating indefinitely

Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

Biography As a singer, he is by known by many as a “bourbon-esque” crooner, performing standards from the Great American Songbook, to others he is a curious oracle of soul and the blues. A pianist and songwriter since childhood, Johnny has arranged and produced two CD’s of his original compositions. Currently hosting “In the Pocket with Johnny Fabulous” on SCTV, a Santa Cruz television show featuring music and art, Johnny Fabulous also is a performing artist with the Young At Heart Project which provides one hour music shows for senior communities throughout the Bay area. As a vocal coach and…

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SCHOOL OF THE BLUES STUDENT PERFORMANCE

January 27 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

School of Blues student performance - every last Sunday of the month at Poor House Bistro

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“OLD NED, NEW BAND”

January 27 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

3-5 Former Jonny No Jam – bring your axe and play 5-7 New Ned Band Players are: Will Diamond of the Cocktail Monkeys Kevin Moul Robby Yamilov

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OPEN MIC NIGHT

January 28 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating indefinitely

Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

Come on down every Monday for an amazing time.

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AKI KUMAR’S DOWNTOWN PRO BLUES JAM

January 29 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

VIEW WEBSITE VIEW VIDEO Each week Aki brings with him a special guest performer! www.akikumar.com/tuesday-night-blues-jam About Aki Kumar: Dynamic frontman & harp player Aki Kumar is a bonafide star among the next generation of West Coast blues artists and the world’s first professional blues harmonica player to hail from India. A master of the hugely influential Chicago blues sound, Kumar inherits his style from the harp legends of the 1950s and 60s. Aki has a unique voice in the blues, blending elements of blues harmonica pioneers of yesteryear with a signature sound of his own. “..old school blues at its…

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BLUES & $2 BREWS WITH THE LEGENDARY RON THOMPSON & THE SID MORRIS GANG

January 30 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

Featuring a different brewery every Wednesday. Thompson was born in Oakland, California, United States, and had mastered basic guitar and slide guitar techniques by his mid-teens. He was educated at Newark Memorial High School, in Newark, California. In the early 1970s, Thompson played backing to Little Joe Blue, and worked solo and as a sideman in San Francisco Bay Area clubs. He joined John Lee Hooker’s backing band in 1975, staying with him for three years. In 1980, Thompson formed his own group, the Resisters, and secured a recording contract with Takoma Records. He played at the San Francisco Blues…

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AC MYLES’ SIX STRING SHOWDOWN

January 31 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Last of the month, repeating indefinitely

Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

http://www.acmyles.com/ Come join us the last Thursday of every month to see the mighty AC Myles take on new challengers as he hosts “Six String Showdown!” “Perhaps the only soulful thing to come out of Fresno, AC Myles can play the hell out of a guitar, and he’s growing as a songwriter” – San Jose Metro Editor Steve Palopoli

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THEME NIGHT/PRO JAM

January 31 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

Every Thursday at Poor House Bistro

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February 2019

NEW ORLEANS PIANO BRUNCH WITH JOHNNY FABULOUS

February 3 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Sunday, repeating indefinitely

Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

Biography As a singer, he is by known by many as a “bourbon-esque” crooner, performing standards from the Great American Songbook, to others he is a curious oracle of soul and the blues. A pianist and songwriter since childhood, Johnny has arranged and produced two CD’s of his original compositions. Currently hosting “In the Pocket with Johnny Fabulous” on SCTV, a Santa Cruz television show featuring music and art, Johnny Fabulous also is a performing artist with the Young At Heart Project which provides one hour music shows for senior communities throughout the Bay area. As a vocal coach and…

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OPEN MIC NIGHT

February 4 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating indefinitely

Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

Come on down every Monday for an amazing time.

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AKI KUMAR’S DOWNTOWN PRO BLUES JAM

February 5 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

VIEW WEBSITE VIEW VIDEO Each week Aki brings with him a special guest performer! www.akikumar.com/tuesday-night-blues-jam About Aki Kumar: Dynamic frontman & harp player Aki Kumar is a bonafide star among the next generation of West Coast blues artists and the world’s first professional blues harmonica player to hail from India. A master of the hugely influential Chicago blues sound, Kumar inherits his style from the harp legends of the 1950s and 60s. Aki has a unique voice in the blues, blending elements of blues harmonica pioneers of yesteryear with a signature sound of his own. “..old school blues at its…

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BLUES & $2 BREWS WITH THE LEGENDARY RON THOMPSON & THE SID MORRIS GANG

February 6 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

Featuring a different brewery every Wednesday. Thompson was born in Oakland, California, United States, and had mastered basic guitar and slide guitar techniques by his mid-teens. He was educated at Newark Memorial High School, in Newark, California. In the early 1970s, Thompson played backing to Little Joe Blue, and worked solo and as a sideman in San Francisco Bay Area clubs. He joined John Lee Hooker’s backing band in 1975, staying with him for three years. In 1980, Thompson formed his own group, the Resisters, and secured a recording contract with Takoma Records. He played at the San Francisco Blues…

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THEME NIGHT/PRO JAM

February 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

Every Thursday at Poor House Bistro

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NEW ORLEANS PIANO BRUNCH WITH JOHNNY FABULOUS

February 10 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Sunday, repeating indefinitely

Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

Biography As a singer, he is by known by many as a “bourbon-esque” crooner, performing standards from the Great American Songbook, to others he is a curious oracle of soul and the blues. A pianist and songwriter since childhood, Johnny has arranged and produced two CD’s of his original compositions. Currently hosting “In the Pocket with Johnny Fabulous” on SCTV, a Santa Cruz television show featuring music and art, Johnny Fabulous also is a performing artist with the Young At Heart Project which provides one hour music shows for senior communities throughout the Bay area. As a vocal coach and…

Find out more »

OPEN MIC NIGHT

February 11 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating indefinitely

Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

Come on down every Monday for an amazing time.

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AKI KUMAR’S DOWNTOWN PRO BLUES JAM

February 12 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

VIEW WEBSITE VIEW VIDEO Each week Aki brings with him a special guest performer! www.akikumar.com/tuesday-night-blues-jam About Aki Kumar: Dynamic frontman & harp player Aki Kumar is a bonafide star among the next generation of West Coast blues artists and the world’s first professional blues harmonica player to hail from India. A master of the hugely influential Chicago blues sound, Kumar inherits his style from the harp legends of the 1950s and 60s. Aki has a unique voice in the blues, blending elements of blues harmonica pioneers of yesteryear with a signature sound of his own. “..old school blues at its…

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BLUES & $2 BREWS WITH THE LEGENDARY RON THOMPSON & THE SID MORRIS GANG

February 13 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

Featuring a different brewery every Wednesday. Thompson was born in Oakland, California, United States, and had mastered basic guitar and slide guitar techniques by his mid-teens. He was educated at Newark Memorial High School, in Newark, California. In the early 1970s, Thompson played backing to Little Joe Blue, and worked solo and as a sideman in San Francisco Bay Area clubs. He joined John Lee Hooker’s backing band in 1975, staying with him for three years. In 1980, Thompson formed his own group, the Resisters, and secured a recording contract with Takoma Records. He played at the San Francisco Blues…

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THEME NIGHT/PRO JAM

February 14 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Poor House Bistro, 91 S Autumn St
San Jose, CA 95110-2514 United States

Every Thursday at Poor House Bistro

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