Young The Giant back with new music and a Boston tour date

Young The Giant is embarking on a North American tour with Fitz & The Tantrums! Catch Young The Giant touring in support of their new album Mirror Master at the Rockland Trust Bank Pavilion on June 21st.

The River is playing Young The Giant’s new song “Superposition” off the band’s latest album. Discover more new songs on the New River Music page!

Win tickets before you buy them to see Young the Giant and Fitz & the Tantrums at the Rockland Trust Bank Pavilion, with an opening performance from the band Coin!

Live Nation tickets go on sale this Friday.

Melissa Etheridge Announces Full-Band Show at the Lynn Auditorium!

Melissa Etheridge is coming to Lynn Auditorium on Sunday, April 14th in celebration of her new album, The Medicine Show, releasing April 12th!

Doors will open at 7pm with the show starting at 8pm.

Tickets will be available for presale on February 14th with code LYNN at

You can also purchase tickets by calling Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000, or by calling The Lynn Auditorium Box Office at 781-599-SHOW. Tickets can also be purchased in person at the Lynn Auditorium, right next to Lynn City Hall, located at 3 City Hall Square Lynn, MA.

More news and information is available at!

Massachusetts and New Hampshire Broadcaster’s Association Now Accepting Scholarship Applications!

Apply Now For The MAB & NHAB Student Broadcaster Scholarship Programs!

Applications are now being accepted for the 2019 MAB and NHAB Student Broadcaster Scholarship Programs.

Submissions by Massachusetts residents must be in by close of business, Friday, April 12, 2019.

Submissions by New Hampshire residents must be in by close of business, Friday, April 5th, 2019. 

The MAB and NHAB are committed to furthering the broadcast industry by helping some of New England’s best and brightest students pursue a career in broadcasting.

Students who are permanent residents of Massachusetts and New Hampshire and plan to, or are, enrolled at an accredited institution of higher learning are encouraged to apply for the Broadcaster Scholarship Program. For more details and downloadable applications, simply visit the links provided below!

Visit here for details for the Massachusetts Broadcasters Student Scholarship!

Visit here for details for the New Hampshire Broadcasters Student Scholarship!

Florence + The Machine Announces Show At XFINITY Center

Enter to win tickets to get a chance to watch Florence + The Machine at The XFINITY Center, now through Friday at 9 AM before they go on sale! The indie rock band is on tour in support of their latest album: High As Hope! While you’re here, check out their new singles “Moderation” and “Haunted House”!

Springer’s Jewelers Stones Giveaway

This Valentines Day, Springers Jewelers is making sure you *do* get exactly what you want, with tickets to see the Rolling Stones at Gillette Stadium and a $500 gift card! One lucky River listener will receive a pair of tickets to the show and a gift card for entering our contest! Be sure to hurry! This opportunity only lasts until 2/11 at 11:59pm.


Win Tickets To The Rolling Stones + A $500 Giftcard To Springer’s Jewelers!

Just Announced: Vampire Weekend at Agganis Arena

Vampire Weekend kicks off their “Father of the Bride” tour this May, stopping in Boston at the Agganis Arena on Tuesday, September 3rd. Check out the new single “Harmony Hall”

Live Nation tickets go on sale Friday 2/8 @ 10am

Starting Monday, February 4th enter for a chance to win tickets to the show on The River website.

Jon Anderson of YES at the Lynn Auditorium | Presale Today

Jon Anderson, the voice and founder of the band Yes, comes to Lynn Auditorium on Friday, March 29th, and pre-sale tickets are available now! Buy them today on the Lynn Auditorium or Ticketmaster websites by entering promo code “YES”!

Strummin’ your way to the House of Blues

The River is giving away a pair of tickets to see The Strumbellas. You and a friend can see them at The House of Blues on May 1st, 2019. What’s even better than a free show? Winning tickets before you can even buy them! Head to our Tickets & Exclusive Offers to find out more about how you can win! Tickets go on sale this Friday at 10 A.M.

The band’s new album, Rattlesnake, is available for pre-order now!

The River Presents: Dawes


The River is excited to present An Evening With Dawes! The Californian Folk Rock band is coming to The Boch Center Wang Theatre, and The River wants you to join! Tickets are available to buy now, and also available to win as part of our Tickets and Exclusive Offers. The band is touring in support of their newest album Passwords, released in June. Don’t miss your chance to see Dawes live in concert!

LAST CHANCE to win The Wood Brothers tickets

Win tickets to The Wood Brothers at the House of Blues Boston!

This is your last chance to win tickets to see The Wood Brothers at the House of Blues next Sunday, January 27th. The contest will be open for one day only, on Sunday, January 20th from 9am-12midnight, so set an alarm and get ready to enter! We’ll be picking a winner next week, don’t miss your opportunity to see this awesome show!