A VIP Opportunity with The Strumbellas!

The Strumbellas are coming to Boston on May 1st!

The Strumbellas are playing a show at the House of Blues, and tickets are on sale now!

Align Credit Union is also offering the opportunity of a lifetime in a VIP experience with the band! On our Tickets and Exclusive Offers page you can enter to win a pair of tickets to a special set of songs in the Foundation Room before their show that night!

There will even be the opportunity to meet the band after the set!

For more information about the venue or show, visit the House of Blues website.

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre is coming to the Wang Theatre!

The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre is celebrating 60 years of performances!

Join the electrifying Ailey Dance Company in a free-spirited show at the Boch Center Wang Theatre this May.

Tickets are on sale now for your choice of shows, running from May 2nd – 5th, and you can also enter to win a pair of tickets on our Tickets and Exclusive Offers page!

For more information about the venue or tickets visit the Boch Center site.

18th Annual Riverfest Seaside Music Festival Announcement!

Riverfest is coming to Stage Fort Park in Gloucester!

The 18th Annual Riverfest Seaside Music Festival is happening Saturday, August 24th

Riverfest offers a day of live music, food trucks, drinks, and activities for all ages by the beautiful waters of Gloucester this year.

Bigger than before, this Riverfest is still free and open to the public for everyone to enjoy.

The lineup has not yet been announced, so stay tuned to 92.5, or check our Riverfest page to see which of your favorite artists are coming to Riverfest this year!

Citizen Cope and Amos Lee Presale Today!

Citizen Cope is coming to the Casino Ballroom on Saturday, July 6th!

Tickets go on sale Friday, April 5th at 10am, but River listeners can use code HBCB4 to buy tickets right now!

If you want to try your luck at winning a pair of tickets, enter our contest here!


Others shows just announced with chances to win tickets include:

The Psychedelic Furs and JAMES on July 9th at the House of Blues,

Elvis Costello and Blondie on July 23rd at the Rockland Trust Bank Pavilion,

Amos Lee presented by the River on July 28th at the Casino Ballroom,

and coming up soon Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn on April 11th at the Portsmouth Music Hall!

Check out these contests here, at the River’s Exclusive Offers page.


Patty Griffin plays the Music Hall in Portsmouth this Sunday

Singer-songwriter Patty Griffin is coming to Portsmouth!

Sunday, April 7 at 7pm – featuring an opening set from Ruston Kelly

Over the course of two decades, the two-time GRAMMY® Award winner (and seven-time nominee) has crafted nine classic studio albums and two live collections. She is among the most consequential singer-songwriters of her generation, a quintessentially American artist whose wide-ranging canon incisively explores the intimate moments and universal emotions that bind us together.

Tickets are almost gone, buy yours on the Music Hall site here

More links:

RSVP on Facebook

See who else is performing in the Music Hall’s Intimately Yours Series lineup

The River Presents Amos Lee at Hampton Beach!

The River Presents Amos Lee!

Sunday July 28 at Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom

Amos Lee hits the road this summer on the “My New Moon” Tour, in support of his latest album.
Tickets for the general public go on sale Friday, 4/5 at 10am.
Use code HBCB4 to buy early-bird presale tickets, starting Thursday at 10am

You can also try winning tickets before they go on sale by entering the contest on our tickets and exclusive offers page!

Other links:

The Casino Ballroom
RSVP on Facebook
Amos Lee News and Music

Win a night out in Rockport!

Want to win a fun night out in beautiful Rockport, Mass?

Click this link to enter (hurry contest ends Thursday, 3/28 at 11:59pm)


You and your guest will choose a 3-course meal (appetizer, entrée, and dessert), at Feather & Wedge Restaurant and Bar.
You’ll also win a pair of tickets to see a special acoustic show with the BoDeans on Wednesday, April 3!
*Note: Dinner voucher and event tickets must both be used on Wednesday, April 3, 2019*


Special thanks to Rockport Music and Feather & Wedge Restaurant and Bar for this opportunity!

New Concerts and Chances To Win Week of 3/25!

Friday, April 19th – Amanda Palmer (lead singer of the Dresden Dolls), is on a solo tour at the Orpheum Theatre in Boston. She’s promoting her new album and art-book, “There Will Be No Intermission”. Tickets are on sale at livenation.com Click to enter to win tickets through Sunday 3/31.

Saturday, September 21st – Andrew Bird and Calexico headline the Rockland Trust Bank Pavilion in Seaport Boston. Andrew Bird just released a new album “My Finest Work Yet”. Calexico will be performing with Iron & Wine. Win tickets before they go on sale this Friday at 10am here.

Saturday, October 5th – Maggie Rogers is at the Boch Center Wang Theatre. We just added her new single “Burning” to the River playlist. Check it out on our New Music Page.

Tickets go on sale this Friday at 10am, but you can enter to win first here.

Saturday, October 12th – The Head and the Heart will play The Agganis Arena on the BU campus. We just added their new single “Missed Connection” to the River playlist. Check it out here. Tickets go on sale Friday at 10am at livenation.com, but you can win them first here.

Join us at Salem Film Fest kick-off party!

Join us at the Salem Film Fest kick-off party!

The 7-day Salem Film Fest is starting on Friday, March 29th, so the River will be helping celebrate opening weekend at the Saturday Night Bash!

Join fellow fest goers, filmmakers, and SFF organizers for some lively feel-good rhythms, drinks, and food at Salem’s hot new hotel. The Aldous Collins Band will kick up its spirited brand of indie funk that makes you want to dance. Quiet conversationalists can gather in the Hotel’s street-side bar or filmmaker lounge.

The River Street Team will be giving away some cool prizes and concert tickets. Join us on Saturday, March 30th at 8pm – mark your calendars and don’t miss a night of music, movies, and fun!

The River Presents Art Alexakis and Friends!

Art Alexakis is coming to City Winery Boston on May 28th! Joining him will be Chis Collingwood of Fountains of Wayne, Max Collins of Eve 6, and John Wozniak of Marcy Playground! Check out our contest giveaway!