Is it just me, or have I been hearing more Maroon 5 on the radio lately?

Want to see Maroon 5?  Or play Kinect with former NFL player Jerry Rice?  On a recent visit back to Stanford, I noticed that they are definitely making sure everyone knows that the Microsoft Store is coming to the Stanford Shopping Center with signs like these:


Interestingly enough, the Microsoft Store is set to open particularly close to the Apple Store:



Join us as the Microsoft Store presents a special live performance by the platinum-selling band Maroon 5

Concert location

The Maroon 5 performance will be held off of Sweet Olive Way near Macy's, at Stanford Shopping Center. Visit for details.

How do I get tickets?

The first 200 people in line will receive two premier-viewing tickets to the performance and an opportunity to meet Maroon 5 for an autograph after the show. The next 800-plus people in line will receive two premier-viewing tickets to the performance. Additional general-admission tickets will be given out while supplies last. Like us at to get up-to-the-minute details.

Thursday, April 19
9:30AM Grand Opening ceremonies

Microsoft Store opens (complimentary tickets distributed)


Play Kinect with San Francisco 49ers legend Jerry Rice

Saturday, April 21
Exclusive performance by platinum-selling band Maroon 5