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Can't-miss music lineup in San Jose this weekend

If you love live music, there's no time like the present when it comes to getting out and about in San Jose. From a night of salsa dancing to a guitar duo to a Mexican pop diva, here are the local shows worth checking out this weekend.

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Salsa at the Fairmont with Latin Heat

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Join the salsa extravaganza, featuring Orquesta Latin Heat at the Fairmont, in the beautiful Club Regent. Expect a salsa lesson with Isidro Corona of Montuno Dance, DJ Len spinning the best salsa-merengue-bachata, Orquesta Latin Heat playing original and classic salsa favorites and more.

When: Sunday, May 19, 6:30-11 p.m.
Where: Fairmont San Jose, 170 S. Market St.
Price: $20
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Juerga Featuring Yaelisa

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The Flamenco Society of San Jose will host "Yaelisa’s Juerga” (Flamenco Jam Session). Enjoy this lively show featuring the world-renowned Flamenco company Caminos Flamencos and Emmy-winning dancer and choreographer Yaelisa, along with Flamenco composer and virtuoso guitarist Jason McGuire "El Rubio."

When: Saturday, May 18, 7 p.m.
Where: Historic Hoover Theatre, 1635 Park Ave.
Price: $12.50
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Tony Harmon and Nathan Towne Guitar Duo

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Harmon and Towne began performing together in 2009 shortly after they met at a guitar shop in California. They have performed in concert at many top venues throughout the United States and abroad, and they opened for the Romeros at the La Guitarra California Festival.

When: Saturday, May 18, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Trianon Theatre, 72 N. Fifth St.
Price: $12.50
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Alejandra Guzman

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Mexican pop-rock singer Alejandra Guzmán has been dubbed "La Reina del Rock" ("The Queen of Rock") — and now her majesty is all set to preside over the City National Civic stage. When she brings her latest tour to San Jose, you can expect to hear international hits like "Elemanmente Bella" and "Volverte a Amar." Guzmán broke through with her debut album "Bye Mamá" in 1988 and has sold more than 30 million albums worldwide since, winning a Latin Grammy along the way. 

When: Sunday, May 19, 8 p.m.
Where: City National Civic, 135 W. San Carlos
Price: $45 - $55
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