Upcoming Shows




Ben and NRPS Pedal Steel Guru, Buddy Cage, at BR&F's Tenth Anniversary Show



BR&F at the Life is Good Festival with Keller Williams



Our Alien Friend, Trip



Ben at the XM Studios in Washington D.C. with Mindy Thomas


Jared's Tie-Dye
Ben's Midnight Blue Tie-Dye


Jared's Tie-Dye
Tie-Dye currently owned by Jeff Bird of Cowboy Junkies
Ben Rudnick & Friends puts on a show for the whole family; our MA Kids Music is best described as “Family Jam Band.” So when you’re looking for a MA All-Ages Music show be sure to check us out.



September 2014

Sept 21 Sunday
Ipswich, MA - Appleton Farms - 4 Waldingfield Rd - Family Day - A highlight show! Family day goes from 10am until 3pm. We'll play a couple of sets starting at approximately 11:30am and just before 2:00pm.



Ben, John, Jared and the Dixie Cups. Hey Now!



October 2014

October 4 Saturday
Bedford, NH - Nini-Palooza - 166 South River Road in Bedford, NH - 12pm - We'll play a couple of sets. - Lots of STUFF including a bouncy house, a petting zoo, visits from local fire/police guys, food, games and activities for children. This is a benefit for New Hampshire’s Hospital for Children at Elliot Hospital.

October 5 Sunday
Boston, MA - 2:20pm - Kids Really Rock - The Lawn on D, 420 D Street - This is going to be an absolutely wonderful event benefiting our friends at Cradles to Crayons. Other musicians include the one and only dAn zAnEs, Alastair Moock, Debbie and Friends, Karen K and the Jitterbugs, Father Goose, Venessa Trien, Mister G., Stacey Peasley and Father Goose.

More information on the "Lawn on D" can be found here. it's not as "out there" as it sounds.

Oct 18 Saturday
Brookline, MA - Coolidge Corner Theater - 10:30am - 290 Harvard St., Brookline, MA - The good times continue at the Coolidge!

Oct 25 Saturday
Newburyport, MA - The Firehouse Center for the Arts - Market Square, Newburyport, MA - 11am show - A great venue for BR&F in the seaport town of Newburyport, MA. Good day for a road trip. BR&F then.... seafood:)



John atop Pike's Peak on the Colorado trip of 2010.

November 2014

December 2014

December 13 Saturday
Arlington, MA - 13th Annual Holiday Extravaganza at the Regent Theatre - 10:30am

December 14 Sunday
Boston, MA - University Club Boston - Private Show



Grass detail from Ben's Baby Taylor




John Zevos


January 2015

January 24 Saturday
Natick, MA - TCAN - The Center for Arts in Natick - 10:30am - We love Natick and we love TCAN.

Family Works Logo

This will be a Family Works event to support the Natick Service Council hosted by Catching Joy

WHY THIS IS IMPORTANT: Natick Service Council is an advocacy, referral, case management, and information center serving the most economically disadvantaged members of the Natick community. They help clients meet basic needs for food, housing, and access to health care with the goal of promoting self-sufficiency. They are guided by the motto "Neighbors Helping Neighbors" and serve their fellow community members with dignity, compassion, and confidentiality.

MUSIC STARTS AT: 11:00am

FAMILY WORKS: The Family Works! event will run from 10:15am until the band starts playing at 11:00am. You can participate at any point.    

  • Will benefit:Natick Service Council
  • Activity: Will be administered by Catching Joy. Supplies will be available for kids to make cards to go along with the donations.
  • We Will collect: Used or new winter coats and warm clothing.

January 31 Saturday
NY, NY - Symphony Space - 11am - more info to be supplied.


John's Tie-Dye
John's Tie-Dye

February 2015

February 15 Saturday
Belmont, MA - Belmont Day School - 10am