Upcoming Gigs:


Date Details Time Location
Sat., Aug. 3, 2013  Porch Party Mamas 2:30-4:30pm Private Party

Newmarket, NH

Sat., July 6, 2013  Porch Party Mamas     Katharine Hepburn Cultural Center

(The "Kate"),

Old Saybrook, CT



Fri., June 28, 2013 Porch Party Mamas open for Amy Correia  8pm Narrows Arts Center,

Fall River, MA



Tues., June 4, 2013

Porch Party Mamas with Amy Correia.

Special guests: Liz Cook, Ron Wilhelmson, Sarah Jane Shangraw

 8pm Lizard Lounge,

Cambridge, MA

Sun., May 12,


Porch Party Mamas

Michael Morris Opens

 8pm Club Passim,

Cambridge, MA

Tues., April 16, 2013 Kelly plays with special guests, Raleigh Green & Liz Cook. Al Peterson 8pm, Scott Mickelson (Fat Opie), 9:30pm, The Dingo Babies, 10:45pm.  8pm O'Brien's Pub

3 Harvard Ave., Allston, MA



   P  A  S  T    G  I  G  S

Sun., May 2

Music Fest w/Porch Party Mamas  3pm  Roanoke, VA

July 17,

Kelly's Hometown CD Release Concert


The Kelly Riley Band

Porch Party Mamas

Special Guest: Jim Shepley

 7pm The Katharine Hepburn Theater
300 Main St., Old Saybrook, CT

Tickets on sale starting mid May at:
Theater phone: 860-510-0453

 Fri., Sept 23,
Kelly Riley Band w/ Special Guests : Members of Porch Party Mamas and Liz Cook

 8:30-11:30 pm
Gulu-Gulu Cafe
247 Essex St., Salem, MA


   Porch Party Mamas    Club Passim, Cambridge, MA
 Sat., Oct. 1, 2011
Kelly Riley BOSTON CD RELEASE SHOW! Kelly Riley Band with Special Guests: Porch Party Mamas, Liz Cook, Sandi Hammond, Heather Fahey, Sandy Martin, Michael Bean and more!
 7-8:30pm Johnny D's, 17 Holland St., Davis Square, Somerville, MA
Tues., Nov. 15, 2011
Kelly performs w/Porch Party Mamas. Liz Cook opens.

Club Passim, Palmer St., Cambridge, MA. www.clubpassim.com

 Fri., Nov. 25
Kelly performs with the Bokum Road band

The New Deal Steakplace, Boston Post Rd., Westbrook, CT

 Thurs., Dec 29
The Kelly Riley Band performs.
EJ Ouelette and Crazy Maggy opens

Gulu-Gulu Cafe, Salem, MA


Past Gigs:

2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001

2011 Gigs:

April 2011


Porch Party Mamas Concert, Johnny D's, Davis Square Boston, MA



Porch Party Mamas House Concert, Barrington, NH



Porch Party Mamas perform at the West Medford Open Studios, Medford, MA

March 2011


Porch Party Mamas at Chick Singer Night- Johnny D's, Davis Square Boston, MA



Kelly Riley Performs at the Milky Way Lounge, Jamaica Plain, MA




Kelly Riley Performs at Precinct, Somerville, MA


Feb 2011

Kelly is off to a two week cruise ship gig in the Carribean.

Porch Party Mamas

Not to be missed ... Porch Party Mamas & The Cello Chix

A whole lotta girls Rockin' da house! What's not to love?!

Sat., Jan. 29

Venue: Sally O'Brien's 335 Somerville Ave Union Square, Somerville

Picture of the Band

2010 Gigs:

Kelly Riley

Venue: Acoustic Lounge, Elbo Room Chicago

Thurs., Dec. 16th 9PM


Porch Party Mamas & The Wicked Pickers

Saturday, November 13th

Venue: The Arlington Center for the Arts

41 Foster Street, Arlington, MA 7pm - 10:30pm

THE PORCH PARTY MAMAS 7:00-8:15pm 5 gal-pals, established Boston area musicians and singer/songwriters combine their individual talents and create their own brand of Urban Folk, Country and Blues.

2009 data coming soon
2008 data coming soon
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2006 data coming soon
2005 data coming soon

2004 Gigs:

Kelly Riley Band

Sat. Jan. 3, 9:30PM - 12:45AM

Venue: Sally O'Brien's

Somerville Ave. Union Square, Somerville, MA (Across from Tir na Nog and around the corner from The Independent) Info/directions: 617.666.3589

2003 Gigs:

Kelly Riley Band

Tues., Dec. 9, 9PM

Venue: Skybar

Also performing: Ksenia Mack, Mare Wakefield Band

Skybar Somerville, MA

Kelly Riley Band

Fri., Dec. 5, 10PM-1AM

Venue: The Independent

Union Sq., Somerville, MA

Kelly Riley Band

Sun., Nov. 16, 7-10PM

Venue: Rockafellas

231 Essex St., Salem, MA Info: 978.745.2411

Kelly Riley Trio

Sun., Nov. 9, 7-10PM

Venue: Rockafellas

231 Essex St., Salem, MA Info: 978.745.2411

The Kelly Riley Band

Sun., Oct. 5, 7-10PM

Venue: Rockafellas

A classy new restaurant and bar in the heart of Salem!

Rockafellas 231 Essex St., Salem, MA Info: 978.745.2411

The Kelly Riley Band

Sat., Oct. 4, 9:30PM-12:30 AM

Venue: The Independent

Another "first time" show ... come on down for a good time and bring your friends ... Let's show them how great (and in large numbers) our fans are ... :) T

he Independent Union Sq. Somerville, MA

The Kelly Riley Band

Wed., Oct. 1, 9-10PM

Venue: The Muddy River Smokehouse

Our first gig in this very hip club and city! Kelly and the band "compete" against 2 other bands in this showcase setting. About an hour north of Boston. Come on up for a fun road trip and/or let your NH friends know about this great evening.

The Muddy River Smokehouse 21 Congress St. Portsmouth, NH 603-430-9582

The Stacy Ray Day "Let the Love Flow" Concert

A Benefit For Children Livings With AIDS

Sun., Sept. 21, 3PM

Venue: Eugene O'Neil TheaterKelly and her band will be performing a benefit concert for Children Living With Aids. Also performing: The James Montgomery Blues Band, Sugar Daddy and several other local bands. Eugene O'Neil Theater Waterford, CT.

The Kelly Riley Band

Monday's in September, 10PM - Midnight

Venue: The Plough and Stars

The Kelly Riley Band takes up "Residency" Every Monday night in September (except Labor Day). Lots of special guests and admission is FREE!

The Plough and Stars 912 Mass. Ave., (between Central and Harvard Sq.) Cambridge, MA

The Kelly Riley Band

Thurs., Aug. 28, 8PM

Venue: TOAD

Kelly and the band perform w/special guests TOAD 1920 Massachusetts Ave (Next to Christopher's) Porter Square, Cambridge, MA (617) 497-4950 Admission is FREE

An Acoustic Performance

Sat., Aug. 16, 8:30-10:30PM

Venue: The Lighthouse Cafe

An Acoustic Performance w/Kelly and guitarist Tony Savarino

The Lighthouse Cafe 63 Whitfield Street,(Guilford Green) Guilford, CT Info: 203.458.3555

Ksenia Mack's CD Release Party!

Sat., Feb 8, 1-3PM

Venue: House Of Blues

Kelly Riley, John Cate, Ksenia Mack and many special guests to perform.

House Of Blues 96 Winthrop St. Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA 617-491-2583

2002 Gigs:

"In the Round" With Ksenia Mack and Mary Wakefield

Sun., Dec. 8, 9:30 PM

Venue: Kendall Cafe Acoustic

233 Cardinal Medeiros Way Kendall Sq., Cambridge Info: 617-661-0993

The Kelly Riley Band

Fri., Nov. 1, 9:00 PM

Venue: The Kirkland

427 Washington St., Somerville (Near Union Square) Info:617-491-9640

The Kelly Riley Band

Fri., Oct. 11, 11 PM Venue: Choppin' Block

724 Huntinton Ave., Boston Info: 617-734-4177

Kelly & Guitarist Steve Thorsen

Thurs., Oct. 10, 10 PM-Midnight

Venue: Mount Blue (Aerosmith's Club)

707 Main Street, Norwell, MA


Acoustic Show

Sat., Sept. 28, 8:30-10:30 PM

Venue: The Lighthouse Cafe

63 Whitfield Street,(Guilford Green) Guilford, CT

Info: 203.458.3555

An evening presented by the USA Songwriting Competition.

Thurs., September 26, 8-10 PM

Venue: Elm Street Theater

Kelly Riley shares an evening with Leni Stern! Leni is a 3 time Gibson Award Winner (Best Jazz Guitarist) and a Berklee "Artist in Residence". Now playing her own style of "Jazz/Folk", Billboard says, "Stern's voice perfectly compliments her guitar; both are equally clear-toned, honest and direct."

Elm Street Theater 255 Elm Street, Davis Square, Somerville, MA

Kelly Riley sings our National Anthem

Sat., Sept. 21, 8:30PM
Venue: Wonderland Greyhound Park

Wonderland Professional Kickboxing Series

Wonderland Greyhound Park Revere, MA

The Kelly Riley Band

Fri., September 13, 11 PM

Venue: The Kendall Cafe

233 Cardinal Medeiros Ave Cambridge, MA Info:617.661.0993 or

Kelly Riley sings our National Anthem

Sun., September 8, 3:30PM

Venue: FOX Sports Network

Kelly Riley sings our National Anthem FOX Sports Net - National Broadcast (Check local listings for channel)


Fri., August 30, 8 PM

Venue: Funway Cafe Kelly will sing the National Anthem for nationally televised professional boxing match! Fox Sports Net New England will be taping and it will air nationally the following week (date to be announced).

Funway Cafe Foxboro, MA

Kelly Solo Acoustic/Originals and Covers

Sat., Aug 10, 9:30PM-12:30AM

Venue: O'LEARY'S

Great food and drink ... maybe a musical guest or two!

O'LEARY'S 1010 Beacon St., Brookline, MA Info: 617-734-0049

The Kelly Riley Band

Fri., August 2, 11 PM

Venue: The Kirkland Cafe

427 Washington Somerville, MA Info: 617.491.9640

Acoustic Performance

Fri., July 19, 8-10 PM


Kelly performs two acoustic sets with guitarist Steve Thorsen

The Atrium Mall 300 Boylston Street (Rt. 9 East) Chestnut Hill, MA 617.630.1120

New London Sailfest

Sun., July 14, 4-6PM


The Kelly Riley Band performs at the 25th Anniversary

3rd Stage, U.S. Custom House Pier New London, CT

Info: 860.444.1879

The Harvard Square Document

Sat. June 22, Noon-6PM

Venue: The Harvard Square Document

Kelly performs with a host of Boston's best. Outside performances, FREE, all afternoon. Schedule and performers: Anna Huckabee Tull, Felicia Brady, Stefan Zorich, Kelly Riley, John Cate, Laurie Geltman, Keith Hampton, Rachel McCartney, Esther Friedman, Vanessa Trien, Ksenia Mack

Harvard Square (Holyoke Center) Cambridge, MA

In-studio performance

Thurs. June 20, 8-9AM

Venue: WERS, 88.9

In-studio performance. Also, Kelly and photographer, Robert Castagna talk about the upcoming photography exhibit and musical performances of "The Harvard Square Document".

Emerson College Radio, Boston < WERS, 88.9 >

The Kelly Riley

Fri. June 14, 10PM

Venue: Burke's Tavern Band

13 Hope St. Niantic, CT 860-739-5033

Berklee College of Music Alumni Showcase

Sun. May 19, 5-8PM

Venue: House Of Blues

Special guest host: recording artist Livingston Taylor

House Of Blues 96 Winthrop St. Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA 617-491-2583

The Kelly Riley Band and The Becky Chase Band

Fri. April 26, 9PM

Venue: Bank Street Cafe

A great night of Pop/Rock and Blues! Bank Street Cafe 639 Bank St., New London, CT Info/Tix: 860-444-7932

Acoustic Concert-Postponed

Fri. March 22, 9PM

Venue: The Celebrity Center Kelly and her guitarist, Devrim Eldelekli will perform an acoustic concert to acknowledge the efforts of the Volunteer Ministers at "Ground Zero".

The Celebrity Center The Church of Scientology, 65 East 82nd St., NYC.

Info/Tix: 212-288-1526

The Kelly Riley Band

Wed. Feb. 13, 9:00PM

Venue: TT the Bear's

Also performing: Emily Wells, The Hirsh Project

10 Brookline Ave. @ Mass. Ave. (Central Square) Cambridge, MA

Info/Tix: 617-492-0082

The Kelly Riley Band

Thurs. Feb 7, 9PM

Venue: Burke's Tavern

13 Hope St. Niantic, CT 860-739-5033

Opening for ATLANTIC Recording artist SARAH SLEAN

Wed. Jan. 23, 9:00PM

Venue: The Kendall Cafe

"From jazzy folk to atmospheric pop to theatrical torch, Slean takes each diverse style and makes it her very own."

233 Cardinal Medeiros Way, Kendall Sq., Cambridge

Info/Tix: 617-661-0993

Live Radio Performance

Wed. Jan. 16, 9:30PM

Venue: The Joint @ Brandeis University WBRS 100.1 FM

The Joint @ Brandeis University Waltham, MA

2001 Gigs:


Mon., Dec. 17, 9:00AM

Venue: WERS - 90.9 FM

in-studio performance/interview WERS, Emerson College Radio, 90.9 FM, Boston

KELLY RILEY in-studio performance/interview

Mon., Dec. 17, 12:30PM

Venue: WMRD/1150 AM, WLIS/1420 AM

(Yes, a mere few hours after the WERS appearance!)

WMRD, 1150 AM/WLIS, 1420 AM Middletown and Old Saybrook, CT


Wed., Dec 19, 2001, 8:00PM

Venue: Club Passim

*Opening for Kevin-Not to be missed!!

CLUB PASSIM Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA Call (617)492-7679

Acoustic/Electric/Pop/Folk/Rock ... maybe even a little surprise duet ...