Contact Us

Hurray for the Riff Raff, Songhoy Blues & more playing free “River & Blues” series

Hurray for the Riff Raff at Warsaw
Hurray for the Riff Raff at Warsaw (more by Rafe Baron)

Battery Park City’s free River & Blues series happens on Thursdays from July 5 – August 2 in Wagner Park. Things kick off tonight (7/5) with great Malian band Songhoy Blues and the whole schedule looks like this:

  • July 5 // Songhoy Blues
  • July 12 // Toshi Reagon and BIGLovely
  • July 19 // John Hammond
  • July 26 // Hurray for the Riff Raff
  • August 2 // Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio

River and Blues shows happen at 7 PM and are free and open to the public.

Songhoy Blues also play Union Pool on Saturday (7/7) as part of the venue’s free Summer Thunder series. Just added to the bill is Braineaters, the Misfits cover band featuring musicians from LCD Soundsystem, Juan Maclean, Les Savy Fav, Violent Bullshit, Sinkane and more. That starts at 2 PM.

Meanwhile, Hurray for the Riff Raff frontwoman Alynda Segarra will be on tour with Jim James this fall.

Check It Out

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://www.brooklynvegan.com using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for BrooklynVegan quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!