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Thank you for visiting Jade Defrancia's Electronic Press Kit, specifically made for Venue Managers & Booking Agents

Making her mark in the Bay Area and beyond, Jade and her band are providing smooth 
R&B, Pop, Rock & Soul sounds to the venues she performs in.

Here, you'll be able to get to know this artist, her band, music and
book her for your next event!

Jade is a Vietnamese, Bay Area, R&B Singer/Songwriter. Her deep level of empathy and emotional complexities allows her to hit the heart of the matter with every lyric written. She writes songs that invoke intense feelings of conviction, depth and purpose, delivering them through a sonically heartwarming and inviting sound. As a mother of two, having experienced a gun to her head and the possibility of taking her dreams to the grave, she now lives a life dedicated to sharing her music.

JADE DEFRANCIA
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#AlternativeR&B

#Soul

#Songwriter

#AsianArtist 

#BayAreaArtist 

LISTEN & CONNECT

  • Spotify
  • Instagram
  • YouTube
  • TikTok
  • Amazon
  • iTunes

"Wow! Your voice is just incredible. I love your songs, energy and beauty."

- Siobhan

meet the band
jade & the jewels

Jade & the Jewels is a five-piece band that performs alternative R&B, Pop & Classic Rock based in the East Bay. We are fun, soulful and vibey with an element of funk. ***Solo, duo and trio options available upon request***

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RIAN

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CHRIS

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JADE

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MARK

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BENNETT

venue types & LOCATIONS

  • Restaurant/Cafe

  • Bar/Lounge/Brewery

  • Festival/Fair

  • Art Gallery/Winery

  • Corporate/Private

  • San Francisco/Bay Area

  • South Bay

  • North Bay

  • Contra Costa

BOOK JADE & the jewels

Thank you for considering booking Jade for your upcoming event.  Please provide the following details and she will get back to you as soon as possible. Important Note: in order to sustain her music projects and shows, a reasonable fee will be provided.

#SupportLocalArtists #SupportIndependentArtists #SupportLiveBands

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upcoming SHOWS
  • May 11, 2024, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Oakland, 3264 Grand Ave, Oakland, CA 94610, USA
  • Apr 30, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    University Theatre at CSUEB, 1901 Harder Rd, Hayward, CA 94542, USA
    Come check out APIMESA Extravaganza for Asian, Pacific Islander, Middle Eastern, and South Asian History Month. As an API alum, I've been invited to perform from 7:00-7:15 (just before intermission)!
  • Apr 17, 2024, 5:30 PM – 11:30 PM
    DNA Lounge, 375 11th St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA
    Come see Jade Defrancia sing at her first music festival! Bright Nite Productions & Bridging The Music Presents: San Francisco miniFEST! Come for music, art & community in a festival-style atmosphere!
  • Mar 30, 2024, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Castro Valley, 2853 Castro Valley Blvd, Castro Valley, CA 94546, USA
  • Feb 10, 2024, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    MeloMelo Kava Bar Oakland, 3264 Grand Ave. Oakland, CA 94610, USA
    We’re excited to ring in 2024 with a redesigned Ambitions of a Writer experience! Saturday, Feb 10 from 7-10PM, celebrate Lunar New Year with us at MeloMelo Kava Bar near Grand Lake Theatre & Lake Merritt.
  • Feb 02, 2024, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Twin Kegs II - Nashville, 327 Hermitage Ave, Nashville, TN 37210, USA
    Come and see Jade, the talented Vietnamese R&B artist, as she takes the stage for her first-ever Nashville performance. Join us at Twin Kegs II for a night of unforgettable music, and give her a warm welcome. Don't forget to stick around for karaoke, starting at 9!
  • Dec 09, 2023, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    MeloMelo Kava Bar, 3264 Grand Ave, Oakland, CA 94610, USA
    Join Jade for an evening of unreleased music at MeloMelo Kava Bar Oakland! Get ready to immerse yourself in a unique experience filled with original live music, passionate vibes, great company, and a relaxing kava drink.
  • Dec 06, 2023, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Amber Lounge, 1517 Franklin St, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    It’s a REUNION! LAST AOW Songwriter Showcase of the year! If you missed the others, this is the ONE to attend! The lineup is 🔥🔥🔥 & the vibe is all LOVE. Click "REGISTER NOW" to RSVP. ALL TICKET SALES WILL BE DONATED TO GAZA. Interested in being showcased? Visit bit.ly/songwritershowcase
  • Dec 02, 2023, 8:00 PM – Dec 03, 2023, 11:00 PM
    San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    The goal is to bring people together through music with a positive vibe and dope energy. An intimate community space where people are able to express themselves through music. An open minded crowd ready to enjoy with the right vibe. R&B, soul music played by our in-house dj and bartender that is lin
  • Nov 19, 2023, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
    San Francisco, 1710 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA
    Jade, Libba & Alex are Bay Area female independent artists with their own bands. All 3 bands will be performing at Brick & Mortar Music Hall & will be sharing Pop Rock, Punk & R&B originals & covers for you to rock out to!
  • Nov 17, 2023, 9:00 PM – Nov 18, 2023, 1:00 AM
    Britannia Arms Almaden, 5027 Almaden Expy, San Jose, CA 95118
    Join us for a spectacular night of music as Jade & the Jewels, a five-piece band, takes the stage. Experience Jade's music as it comes to life along with R&B covers & originals by the talented, Rbyn.
  • Oct 21, 2023, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Oakland, 3264 Grand Ave, Oakland, CA 94610, USA
    Come vibe & sip on a kava elixir to support Jade
  • Oct 15, 2023, 2:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Civic Center Park in Downtown Berkeley, 2151 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    I'm excited to return to the Cali Fest stage! Cali Fest is a family-friendly FREE event with artisans, food vendors, a kid zone, car show, beer garden & more!!! Come and support your local businesses and independent artists! Visit https://www.thecalifest.com/ to learn more!
  • Sep 16, 2023, 5:00 PM – Sep 17, 2023, 7:00 PM
    Off the Wall Craft Beer & Wine, 1170 Auahi St Suite 140, Honolulu, HI 96814, USA
    Excited!!! You’re invited to my live show in HAWAII!! Get your drink and grub on to support the Maui Food Bank. We’ll also go live on instagram so you can donate virtually as well! Donations can be made on venmo @soulproprecords, paypal @jadedefrancia or zelle jadedefrancia@gmail.com. #MauiStrong
  • Aug 20, 2023, 2:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Civic Center Park in Downtown Berkeley, 2151 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Cali Fest is a family-friendly free event with artisans, food vendors, a kid zone, car show, beer garden & more!!! Headlining will be Locksmith, come and support your local artists! Visit https://www.thecalifest.com/ to learn more!
  • Aug 12, 2023, 11:00 AM – Sep 02, 2023, 1:00 PM
    Ray of Light Performing Arts, 22650 Mission Blvd, Hayward, CA 94541, USA
    For ages 8-18. Write a song & explore its journey. We'll cover songwriting, recording in studio, show preparation, filming & marketing! $160 per person Click “register” below, sign in or register with Ray of Light, and you will be directly promoted to enroll in the class!
  • Aug 04, 2023, 9:00 PM – Aug 05, 2023, 1:00 AM
    Britannia Arms Almaden, 5027 Almaden Expy, San Jose, CA 95118
    Join us for a spectacular night of music as we welcome Jade & the Jewels, a six-piece band, to the stage. Experience Jade's debut album as it comes to life during their debut show. The night will also feature performances by talented artists Alex Sandra, jQuelz & MC-Coy.
  • Jul 16, 2023, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM PDT
    Roscoe's Jazz Lounge, 730 E Broadway, Long Beach, CA 90802, USA
    Join Jade & Libba for an unforgettable live performance at your favorite place for some good ol' soul food. Both Bay Area Independent Artists will be performing songs from their debut albums and unreleased music.

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