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

  • Eva Cassidy – “Somewhere Over The Rainbow”
  • Jamie Cullum – “Wind Cries Mary”
  • Dr. John – “Go Tell The People”
  • Joni Mitchell – “Peoples Parties”
  • Willie Nelson and Susan Tedeschi – “Kansas City”
  • Johnny Cash – “Daddy Sang Bass”
  • Lucas Nelson and The Promise of The Real – “Find Yourself”

9:30 AM

  • Hozier/Mavis Staples – “Nina Cried Power”
  • Otis Redding and Carla Thomas – “Tramp”
  • Mick Jagger and Lenny Kravitz – “Use Me”
  • St. Paul and the Broken Bones – “Apollo”
  • Aretha Franklin – “Chain of Fools”
  • Miriam Makeeba – “Pata Pata 2000”

10 AM

  • String Cheese Incident – “Valley Of The Jig”
  • Rodrigo Y Gabriella – “Diablo Roja”
  • Mason Williams – “Classical Gas”
  • Lyle Lovett – “Penguins”
  • Amos Lee – “Sweet Pea”
  • Diana Krall – “Cry Me A River”
  • Marvin Gaye – “Let’s Get It On”

10:30 AM

  • Van Morrison w/Georgie Fame – “That’s Life”
  • Wyclef John and Norah Jones – “Any Other Day”
  • The Commodores – “Easy”
  • Xavier Rudd – “Let Me Be” (Acoustic)
  • Trampled By Turtles – “Alone” (RMH)

11 AM

  • Sam and Dave – “Hold On I’m Comin'”
  • Keb’ Mo’ – “As Soon As I Get Paid”
  • Subdudes – “Carved In Stone” (Live)
  • Bill Hearn and Emmy Lou Harris – “La Highway”
  • War – “Summer”
  • Imelda Mae – “It’s Your Voodoo Workin'”

11:30 AM

  • Stevie Wonder – “Sir Duke”
  • Steely Dan – “Daddy Don’t Live In NYC No More”
  • Etta James – “Somethings Got A Hold On Me”
  • Toots and the Maytals – “Sweet and Dandy”
  • Neil Young – “Long May You Run” (Unplugged)
  • Ryan Adams – “Rescue Blues”


 Thanks for listening on Sunday morning- Hope you enjoyed Brunch by the River.

Have a great day! – Dana