Urban Jazz, Soul and Pop

Sunday Chill at Da Kine Island Grill featuring Iari and Friends!
6:00 PM18:00

Sunday Chill at Da Kine Island Grill featuring Iari and Friends!

WHAT - A chill evening of acoustic soul featuring an incredibly stacked line-up of local music artists playing Live and "Unplugged" at one of San jose's better known dinner and music venues!

WHERE - Da Kine Island Grill is located at 23 N Market St, San Jose, CA 95113

WHEN - Sunday, April 29th 2018. 6:00PM - 8:00PM

WHO - Co-headlined by the fabulous Marissa Muraoka - A guitarist and songwriter, Marissa Muraoka pulls from her influences KT Tunstall, The Staves, MUNA, and Eisley. She is inspired to create from the soul and rhythm of folk pop, harmonies, her reverse/delay pedal, and her Fender Jazzmaster.

Stereo RV is the husband/wife duo of Gabe and Myra Gleason, whose unique brand of Acoustic Pop is the elixir you don't know you need until you see and hear them!

Cover Charge: $10 Pre-Sale / $15 At-The-Door                                                                                       
Pre-Sale Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sunday-chill-presents-iari-and-marissa-muraoka-and-stereo-rv-live-tickets-44799510542

This show is an All AGES event.


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Sofa Street Fair Spring 2018
2:00 PM14:00

Sofa Street Fair Spring 2018

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WHERE - New Heroes Stage, 450 S. First St., San Jose, CA 95113

WHEN - 6:00PM on the New Heroes Stage! Sunday, April 22nd, 2018.

WHAT - The SoFA Street Fair is San Jose's musical mecca for local live bands. More new bands, more new stages, and of course more SOFAS! Another FREE and ALL AGES event that starts at 2:00PM and with continuous events running until 9:00PM!!!

For anyone who loves music, and wants to make a day of it, we have the stuff. 4 outdoor stages, 12 indoor venues, and other surprises - PLUS craft beer, gourmet food trucks, and cool street vendors.

Support local music by spreading the word about SoFA Street Fair and share this event wth friends. YES, it's still FREE. 

SCHED link http://sofaspring18.sched.com

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The Complements Residency Show w/ Teresa Tuan & Iari Melchor
7:00 PM19:00

The Complements Residency Show w/ Teresa Tuan & Iari Melchor

WHAT - An incredibly stacked line-up of local music artists performing In-The-Round and "Unplugged" at one of San Francisco's better known music venues!

WHERE - Bazaar Cafe located at 5927 California St, San Francisco, California 94121

WHEN - Tuesday, April 10th 2018. 7:00PM - 10:00PM

WHO - Curated by Bazaar Cafe's Artist-in-Residence, The Complements (@wearethecomplements) - Often recognized for their soulful vocal harmonies and blend and their charming performances, The Complements and their music have been described as "the sonic representation of a smile," (LEX the Lexicon Artist) and as having "an expensive sound." (Award-winning composer and producer James Gardiner),

Teresa Tuan - Teresa Tuan is a singer-songwriter from San Francisco. Armed with a rich alto voice channeling artists such as Sara Bareilles, Sam Smith, and the Temptations, her music is a contemporary take on the sounds of classic Motown, southern soul, and ‘90s R&B.

And, ME! :)

This show is an All AGES event with NO COVER CHARGE!!!

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Sunday Chill @ The Forager : An Evening of Acoustic Soul
5:00 PM17:00

Sunday Chill @ The Forager : An Evening of Acoustic Soul

WHAT - A chill evening of musical artistry curated by award-winning singer-songwriter, Iari, and featuring some of the best music artist in San Jose today! Country and Soul-tinged singer-songwriter, Jesse Bryant, opens the show with his special brand of music and story telling. Then, recently relocated to San Jose, all the way from Bogota, Colombia (South America), Latin-Pop duo wunderkind, Individúo, takes the stage for an unforgettable set of their own original music. Finally, Iari returns to his singer-songwriter roots and (mostly) "ditches" his tremendous full-band sound for an intimate and vulnerable look at the stories behind his latest EP, The Reclamation Project.

WHERE - The Forager Tasting Room & Eatery / 420 South First Street, San Jose, CA 95113

WHEN - Sunday, March 18th, 2018, 5:00PM - 8:00PM

WHO - 5:00PM - Jesse Bryant (www.jessebryantmusic.com)                                                               

            6:00PM - Individúo (www.individuomusic.com)

            7:00PM - Iari (www.iarimusic.com)

Age/Cost -  All ages welcome! NO COVER CHARGE!

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LoveSeat Sessions #8 - “Boy Bands of the ‘90s”
4:00 PM16:00

LoveSeat Sessions #8 - “Boy Bands of the ‘90s”

WHAT - Sofa Street Fair Presents and evening of music from some of your favorite local music artists performing a set from some of the most beloved ‘Boy Bands’ from the 90’s and early 2000’s! Come listen to me perform a set of one of my biggest influences, a band that literally made me want to pursue music as a career - Boyz II Men!

WHERE - The Forager Tasting Room & Eatery / 420 South First Street, San Jose, CA 95113

WHEN - Sunday, March 11th, 2018, 4:00PM - 8:00PM

WHO - Myself and at least 3 other Local Artists still TBD.

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8:00 PM20:00


WHAT - Sofar transforms everyday spaces - like a living room or retail shop - and turns it into a captivating venue for secret, live shows, creating an immersive experience that brings guests and artists closer together. Each Sofar is small, and typically features three diverse acts, with no headliner. I am honored to be able to call myself a Sofar Music Artist!

WHEN - 8:00PM Friday, March 9th, 2018. 

WHERE - ??? Each Sofar event is held at a secret, undisclosed location! If you want the insider information, please sign up ASAP at https://www.sofarsounds.com/san-jose-ca

AGES/COST - Sofar Sounds is an all-ages house-concert event that typically costs $10 to attend.

MORE INFO - To learn more about Sofar Sounds and the unique experience they curate, and to sign up for future events, please visit: https://www.sofarsounds.com

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7:30 PM19:30


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WHAT: The long awaited release of Iari's EP, The Reclamation Project is finally happening! Come and here the soulful artistry brought to life by Iari and his amazing funk-jazz sextet featuring members from the SF based groove jazz band, Times 4, and Vocal Trio, Maybe Tuesday! Special musical guests all the way from Portland, OR, Stereo RV, kicks off a night that celebrates music, positivity and the spirit of the Indie Artist!

WHERE: SLG Art Boutiki Lounge, located at 44 Race St, San Jose, CA 95126

WHEN: Saturday, January 20th. Doors open at 7:30PM

WHO: All ages welcome!

COST: $12 pre-sale online. $15 at-the-door. Online Tickets found here: https://artboutiki.ticketleap.com/iari01/

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