RockBar Theater in San Jose. December 13, 7 p.m. Tickets only $20.

At Orloff Williams, when the holidays arrive so too does the music of local rock star and Grammy-nominated recording artist Robert Berry and December People. They’re returning from a sold-out fundraiser for United Way in Topeka and will be playing San Jose’s new rock palace to benefit Second Harvest Food Bank.

Featuring members from Boston, The Greg Kihn Band, Sammy Hagar Band, The Tubes, and Ambrosia, December People mashes

by Jud Cost

Originally published in the show program for Broadway San Jose’s run of RAIN – A Tribute to the Beatles (March 27 – 29, 2015) 

This appearance of RAIN at the San Jose Center for the Performing Arts Center awakens the ghosts of the South Bay’s love affair with the Beatles that began over 50 years ago when the Liverpool moptops first toured the US in 1964. The Beatles’ first stop on that tour was at the