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:



9 AM

  • John McCormack- “When Irish Eyes Are Smiling”
  • Corrs Featuring Bono- “When The Stars Go Blue”
  • Van Morrison- “Celtic New Year”
  • Chuck Berry- “Johnny B Goode”
  • Imelda Mae- “Johnny Got A Boom Boom”
  • Gary Moore- “Still Got The Blues For You”
  • Dean Martian- “Memories Are Made Of This”

9:30 AM

  • James Cotton- “High Compression”
  • The Band- “I Shall Be Released”
  • EJ Ouellette And Crazy Maggie- “Opera Reel”
  • Hozier- “Jackie And Wilson”
  • Willie Dixon- “I Ain’t Superstitious”
  • Steve Earle- “The Galway Girl”

10 AM

  • Chuck Berry- “Maybelline”
  • Marvin Gaye- “I’ll Be Doggone”
  • The Lone Bellow- “Green Eyes And A Heart Of Gold”
  • Maura O’Connell- “Waltzing For Dreamers”
  • Joni Mitchell- “A Chelsea Morning”
  • Smokey Robinson- “The Tracks Of My Tears”
  • John Hiatt- “Lift Up Every Stone”


  • Willie Nelson- “Mama Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be Cowboys”
  • Rodrigo Y Gabriella- “Diablo Roja”
  • Damien Rice- “Volcano”
  • Mavis Staples- “A Dyin Mans Plea”
  • John Butler Trio- “Zebra” (Acoustic)
  • Traffic- “Glad”

11 AM

  • Josh Ritter- “Kathleen” (RMH)
  • Sinead Lohan- “No Mermaid”
  • JD McPherson- “A Little Respect”
  • Etta James- “Wall Flower Dance With Me”
  • Chuck Berry- “Sweet Little Sixteen”
  • Edwin Starr- “25 Miles”
  • Squirrel Nut Zippers- “Put A Lid On It”

11:30 AM

  • Stevie Wonder- “Uptight Everything’s Alright”
  • Frank Sinatra And Chrissie Hynde- “Luck Be A Lady”
  • Cranberries- “Ode To My Family”
  • Mofro- “Six Ways From Sunday”
  • Taj Mahal- “Six Days On The Road”
  • Gipsy Kings- “Bambaleo”
  • Ray Charles- “Hit The Road Jack”

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

Have a great day! – Dana