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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, 5/24/15:


9 AM

  • Otis Redding- “Sitting on the Dock of the Bay
  • Beatles- “Norwegian Wood”
  • Taj Mahal- “Strut”
  • Soggy Bottom Boys- “I’m a Man of Constant Sorrow”
  • Amy Winehouse- “Will you Still Love Me Tomorrow”
  • Joe Butler Trio- “Daniella”
  • Average White Band- “Cut the Cake”
  • Allen Toussaint- “Old Records”
  • The Temptations- “I Wish it Would Rain”

9:30 AM

  • Willie Nelson- “Crazy”
  • John Prine- “Fish and Whistle”
  • Amos Lee- “Keep it Loose Keep it Tight”
  • Rodrigo Y Gabriella- “Santo Domingo”
  • Aretha Franklin- “Think”
  • Pacific Gas and Electric- “Are You Ready”

10 AM

  • Matt Guitar Murphy- “Bucks Blues”
  • Carmen McRae- “Billie’s Blues”
  • Randy Newman- “You Can Leave Your Hat On”
  • Lucinda Williams- “I Lost It”
  • CSN- “The Lee Shore”- Live
  • Luka Bloom- “Sunny Sailor Boy”
  • Steve Earle- “The Galway Girl”


  • She and Him- “King of the Road”
  • Stevie Wonder- “He’s Mistra Know It All”
  • Dave Matthews and Time Reynolds- “Ant Marching”-Live acoustic
  • Bonnie Raitt- “Write Me a Few of Your Lines”
  • The Brothers Johnson- I’ll be Good to You”


  • Lyle Lovett- “Church”-Live
  • Steve Forbert- “Romeos Tune”- Live at the Bottom Line
  • Chris Smither- “No Love Today”- Live
  • BB King w/ Billy Band- “How Time Slips Away”
  • Elton John- “Amoreena”

11:30 AM

  • Toots and the Maytals- “I Got a Woman”
  • Miriam Makeeba- “Pata Pata 2000″
  • Jim White- “Handcuffed to a Fence in Mississippi”
  • James Brown- “Get Up Offa That Thing”
  • Shirley Bassey- “History Repeating”
  • Squirrel Nut Zippers- “Put a Lid on it”

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

Have a great day! – Dana