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Coming to Stockton: John Legend, Vicente Fernandez, Thunder hockey and more

Venue manager IFG-Stockton has added more events to the fall calendar for the Stockton Arena and Bob Hope Theatre. Here’s who’s coming to town, according to IFG’s latest Stockton Insider email blast:

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Why you should see Pavement, and a response to Matador

Matador Records and I had a short, funny online back-and-forth today after the label called me out while announcing that Pavement will perform June 24 at the Bob Hope Theatre. (Tickets are $35 and go on sale Saturday.) Matador, which counts Pavement among its artists, wrote that the concert “announcement is a blatant nose-thumbing to […]

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More about Pavement’s Stockton show; $35 tickets on sale May 15

I was wrong and I stand corrected. In this blog post in March I wrote that “Pavement, the most influential indie band to emerge from Stockton, won’t be stopping here on its reunion tour at least until after September, if at all.” At the time, the band had just announced its reunion tour dates for […]

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Colby O’Donis in Stockton and concerts and nightlife around the 209, May 6-12

Before we talk about this weekend’s concerts and events, I wanted to share a concert announcement the came yesterday from the Bob Hope Theatre’s Facebook page. On May 28 the theater will kick off the summer with a concert Colby O’Donis. The pop and R&B singer, now 21, is a former child star who was […]

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Non-sports events held at the Stockton Arena and Bob Hope Theatre, 2009

A story by David Siders in today’s Record notes that in 2009 Stockton Arena lost $2 million, while the Bob Hope Theatre lost $298,808. As part of the reporting for the story I went through IFG’s online calendar and created a list of non-sports events held at each venue during the year. Here’s how the […]

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Lupe Fiasco at the Hope and more for hip-hop fans

The University of the Pacific student government – ASUoP – is establishing itself as the area’s best hip-hop promoter. In 2006, it brought Common to the Bob Hope Theatre for a sold-out show. In 2008, the students hosted Talib Kweli and sold out Faye Spanos Concert Hall on campus. On March 20, ASUoP will be […]

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Gabriel Iglesias, StocktonTickets.com, X Fest and downtown Stockton events

It shouldn’t come as a surprise that Gabriel Iglesias’ show Saturday at the Bob Hope Theatre is sold out. (Photo at right by Lencho Guerra.) There’s a big market for Latino comedians locally, and both Carlos Mencia and George Lopez have done very well here in the past. Latino musicians like Vicente Fernandez and Marco […]

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Monsters of Rock Tribute at Bob Hope canceled

The listing for the Monsters of Rock Tribute New Year’s Eve 2009 show at the Bob Hope Theatre in downtown Stockton shows the event has been canceled. The event concert was featured in last week’s TimeOut section, specifically a roundup of places to be and things to do on New Year’s. It was to feature […]

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