Kelly Riley is an award-winning performer, songwriter and Berklee College of Music Alum. Kelly has shared the stage with many notable musicians, including Willie Nelson, Lyle Lovett and Patty Griffin. Songs from her first CD, "Live and You Learn" have been featured nationally and internationally on TV programs such as "The Young and the Restless" and "One Life To Live". Riley has performed throughout the US and recently released her second CD.

Kelly SELLS OUT her CT CD Release Concert!

Kelly's two bands, The Kelly Riley Band and Porch Party Mamas gave knock-out performances to an enthusiastic,  sold-out crowd at the Katharine Cultural Arts Center ("The Kate") in Old Saybrook, CT. See Kelly's "Kate" performance of her new song, "Big Blue Ball" on

Kelly had been featured in the local paper and
just aired a interview on the local radio station WLIS/WMRD.

Read the article in "The Day"- Kelly's hometown newspaper

CD Release Concerts:

July 17th at 7 PM
The Katharine Hepburn Theater, 300 Main St, Old Saybrook, CT

To get tickets: The Kate Box Office at 877-503-1286 or visit

Sat., October 1st, 7-8:30pm
Johnny D's, Somerville Ma

Among Kelly’s many accolades:

Top Winner:

Nashville Songwriter's Association International Competition

Honors Award Winner:

Great American Songwriting Contest


Lilith Fair Competition

Kelly also performs with the group Porch Party Mamas.