News & Notes
Sam Smith, “Stay With Me”, In The Lonely Hour
Bio: Twenty-one-year-old English singer-songwriter Sam Smith rose quickly to fame when he was featured on the EDM duo Disclosure’s “Latch” and Naughty Boy’s “La La La”. His debut album, In The Lonely Hour drops on May 26th. In describing the album Smith said, “I was sad and I wrote about being sad. Hopefully I’ll be happier soon and I’ll write about that.” [read more]
Three Venues: Music Hall Historic Theater, the Loft, and A Jay Smith Memorial Concert at The Press Room in collaboration with The Music Hall.
Portsmouth, New Hampshire. . . The Music Hall has announced that Feist and Natalie Merchant will be headlining the third annual Portsmouth Singer Songwriter Festival slated for Thursday April 10-Saturday April 12, 2014 at three venues in downtown Portsmouth, New Hampshire – The Music Hall’s Historic Theater, the Loft, and the Press Room (restaurant/bar featuring live music every night of the year). [read more]
Passenger is coming to Boston and the River has your chance to see him perform an intimate acoustic set upstairs in the Foundation Room at House of Blues Boston. Watch him play and grab a picture after the show, Thursday, April 3rd @ 3 pm! Find out how to win your way in HERE! [read more]
Just announced the River will Present Fitz and the Tantrums at the Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom! Sunday, June 8th @ 8pm. Doors open @ 6pm. (Note this is an 18+, general admission show).
Tickets go on sale this Friday, 3/21 @ 10am! [read more]
The Massachusetts Broadcasters Association is committed to furthering the broadcast industry by helping Massachusetts’ best and brightest students pursue a career in broadcasting. Students who are permanent residents of Massachusetts and plan to or are enrolled at an accredited institution of higher learning are encouraged to apply for the MBA’s Broadcaster Scholarship Program. [read more]
Ever want to learn skiing or snowboarding? The River Street Team is going to be at Faneuil Hall near Quincy Market on March 6, 2014, from 7-9 AM, helping 2 or 3 lucky winners play hooky for the day! The first group of people who are ready to drop everything and learn skiing (or snowboarding) will be driven to Gunstock Mountain Resort, and the lesson and rentals are on us! [read more]
Follow the link and enter to win a chance to see Big Head Todd and the Monsters perform at Rock Bottom in Boston! The event is free to the public, but you can your way in to the front row with free appetizers for you and a friend! http://theriverboston.com/contest/see-big-head-todd-live/. Good luck!