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Indie Rock Concert: Matt Jaffe | Union Square

Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Union Square Park | Geary and Powell, San Francisco, CA



Union Square Live 2018

The 2018 Union Square Live festival presents dozens of free events like live music, swing and tango dance lessons, film nights, circus arts, and more in Union Square Park from May through October.

Union Square Live | 2018
May to October
Union Square Park, SF
All events are free and open to the public

Please note as far as we can tell, the 2018 kickoff is May 6 and not May 4th as was previously listed.

May 2018 Dates

  • Sunday, May 6: 2-4 pm — Tango in the Square (DJ/Dance Lesson) with Bay Area Argentine Tango Association
  • Wednesday, May 9: 6-8 pm — Jinx Jones & King-Tones (Rock/Oldies)
  • Sunday, May 13: 2-4 pm — Crosscut (Blues/Rock)
  • Wednesday, May 16: 6-8 pm — Stompy Jones (Swing/Blues)
  • Sunday, May 20: 2-4 pm — Manring, Kassin, Burr (Avant-Garde/Jazz)
  • Wednesday, May 23: 6-8 pm — Moonalice (American Roots/Folk)
  • Sunday, May 27: 2-4 pm — Matt Jaffe (Indie/Rock)
  • Wednesday, May 30: 12:30-1:30 pm — The Alcatraz Islanders (Hawaiian/Jazz)

June/July/August/September/October Schedules coming soon

Sunday, May 27, 2018
Union Square Live 2018

Matt Jaffe is a singer/songwriter from San Francisco. Cutting his teeth on open mics around the Bay Area, Matt started taking music (a little bit) more seriously when Jerry Harrison of Talking Heads offered to produce his first record. Since then, Matt has churned out more songs than he can remember the words to, oversaturated the market with gigs (opening for the likes of Mavis Staples and Jackie Greene), and collaborated with the likes of Chuck Prophet and Tom Higgenson of the Plain White T’s. Having toured the country playing places like The Fillmore and your local hipster’s basement, Matt is back in the studio with his band, readying his third record and preparing to bring the guitar gospel back to the masses.


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Categories: *Top Pick*, Fairs & Festivals, Funcheap Presents, Live Music, San Francisco, Theater & Performance
Address: Geary and Powell, San Francisco, CA

Sunday, May 27, 2018

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