Brunch By The River

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Join host Dana Marshall, every Sunday morning to share a cup of coffee and enjoy some great music.

Brunch by the River is a specialty show made just for Boston and the River listeners. The show combines Blues, Soul, World, Americana and Indie Rock to celebrate traditional music styles as well as contemporary music that lives in concert with traditional music. Local music from the Boston area and exclusive River Music Hall performances are also part of the unique weekly mix.

This past week’s Brunch by the River playlist:

Sunday, 8/21/16:


9 AM

  • War – “The Cisco Kid”
  • The Meters – “Cissy Strut”
  • Angelique Kidjo with Peter Gabriel – “Salala”
  • Bruce Cockburn – “Blueberry Hill”
  • David Gray – “Please Forgive Me” (Live)
  • Dean Martin – “You’re Nobody Till Somebody Loves You”
  • Chris Isaak – “Solitary Man”
  • Delbert McClinton – “Squeeze Me In”
  • Cat Empire – “Sly”

9:30 AM

  • Dinah Washington and Brook Benton – “Baby You Got What It Takes”
  •  Aretha Franklin – “(Sweet Sweet Baby) Since You’ve Been Gone”
  •  Fats Waller – “Your Feets Too Big”
  • Wilco – “If I Ever Was A Child”
  • Buffalo Springfield – “I Am A Child”
  • The Strumbellas – “Spirits” – RMH
  • Eric Weisberg – “Dueling Banjos”
  • Alison Krauss – “Baby Now That I’ve Found You”

10 AM

  • Frank Sinatra – “My Way”
  • John Hiatt – “Have A Little Faith In Me”
  • Lucinda Williams – “Car Wheels On A Gravel Road” (Live)
  • Isaac Hayes  – “Walk On By”
  • Nat King Cole – “Walkin My Baby Back Home”
  • Lyle Lovett – “Creeps Like Me”
  • Ray Charles – “Unchain My Heart”


  •  Bruce Springsteen – “Incident On 57th St”
  • Blind Boys Of Alabama – “Way Down In The Hole”
  • Otis Redding and Carla Thomas – “Knock On Wood”
  • Taj Mahal – “Zanzibar”
  • Beatles – “From Me To You”

11 AM

  • Bob Schneider – “Big Blue Sea”
  • Hot Tuna – “Water Song”
  • Herbie Hancock and John Mayer – “Stitched Up”
  • The Mystix – “You’re The Best Love That I Ever Had” (Live)
  • Anderson East – “Only You”

11:30 AM

  • Old 97’s  – “Designs On You” – RMH
  • Pousette Dart Band – “Hallelujah I’m A Bum”
  • Traffic – “Empty Pages”
  • Earth Wind and Fire – “September”
  • Mofro – “Six Ways From Sunday”

 Thanks for listening on Sunday Morning- hope you enjoyed Brunch by the River.

Have a great day! – Dana