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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, 9/7/14:

9 AM

  • Sam Smith-“I’m Not the Only One”
  • 10000 Maniacs-“Natalie Merchant-Eat for two(Acoustic)
  • Eagles-“Desperado”
  • Aaron Neville-“A Change is Gonna Come”
  • Ray Charles/Tony Bennett-“Everybody gets the Blues”
  • Monte Python-“Always Look on the Bright Side”
  • Traffic-“Low Spark of High Heeled Boys”

9:30 AM

  • Ryan Adams-“Am I Safe”
  • Rolling Stones-“Melody”
  • Taj Mahal-“The Hustle is on”
  • Robert Plant-“Poor Harvard”
  • Robert Cray-“Back Door Slam”
  • Mofro-“Six Ways From Sunday”

10 AM

  • Shovels and Ropes-“Coping Mechanism”
  • Aretha Franklin-“Baby I Love You”
  • War-“Slipping into Darkness”
  • Nikki Lane-“The Right Time”
  • Propellorheads-“History Repeating”
  • Ellis Paul-“Drive In Movie”
  • Damien Rice-“Cannonball”-River Music Hall


  • Smokey Robinson and Friends (Aloe Black, Miguel)-“My Girl”
  • Ray Lamontagne-“Airwaves”
  • Chick Corea-“Spain”-Live
  • Dr. John W. Bonnie Raitt-“I got the World on a String”
  • Peter Mulvey-“Hallelujah”-River Music Hall


  • Imelda May-“Its Good to be Alive”
  • Koko Taylor-“Wang Dang Doodle”
  • Amos Lee-“Chill in the Air”
  • Buffalo Springfield-“I am Child”
  • Susan Tedeschi-“Don’t Think Twice”-River Music Hall


  • Keb Mo-“She Just Wants to Dance”
  • John Butler Trio-“Zebra (Acoustic)”
  • Jimmy Cliff-“You can get it if you Really Want”
  • Jim White-“Handcuffed to a Fence in Mississippi”
  • Jonatha Brooke-“God Only Knows”
  • Will Daley” Castle of Pretending”
  • The Band-“Live the Shape I’m in”

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

Have a great day! – Dana