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, Tripp

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.

December 2014

December 13 Saturday

Where: Regent Theater

Address: 7 Medford St, Arlington, MA

What: 13th Annual Holiday Extravaganza

Doors open: 10:00am

Show time: 10:30am - approx 11:20am

PARKING IS FREE: in the town lot across from the Regent.

What Else: Laurence Scudder on viola. Intergalactic video premier.

What Else, What Else: We'll show BR&F videos on the big screen before we start the show.

Tickets: Yes! Available from the Regent online and at the box office this week and on the day of the show.

GOOD DEED: If you're up for it, the folks at the Regent will be collecting goods for the Arlington Food Pantry. They need:

Dried Milk
Canned Fruits & Vegetables
Peanut Butter & Jelly
Tuna Fish & Canned Meats
Meals in a Can, i.e., Spaghetti-O's, stews, hash, ravioli, soups
Fruit Juices, Coffee, Tea
Pasta Sauces
Canned Tomatoes and Tomato Sauce
Crackers, Cookies, Mixes
Jello & Pudding Mixes
Baby Food, Diapers, & Baby Wipes
Toiletries, i.e., soap, shampoo, conditioners, toothpaste, toothbrushes, toilet paper, etc.
Supermarket Giftcards

*Please avoid glass containers and perishable foods.

BR&F at the Boston Summer Arts Weekend 2013

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

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.


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

February 2015

February 14 Saturday
Belmont, MA - Belmont Day School - 10am

Grass detail from Ben's Baby Taylor

John Zevos

March 2015

March 14 Saturday
Winchester, MA - Show for the Family Action Network in Winchester. More info to be supplied.

April 2015

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

May 2015

May 16 Saturday
Chelmsford, MA - 10:30am - Teddy Bear Picnic - On the Common. More info to be supplied.

June 2015

July 2015

July 9 Thursday
Lowell, MA - 11:00am - Boarding House Park, Lowell, MA - Lowell's "Free Fun for Kids Series" is always a blast to play. Dancing in the National (Boarding House) Park.

July 23 Wednesday
Hingham, MA - 10:00am - South Shore Conservatory - 1 Conservatory Drive, Hingham, MA 02043

July 23 Thursday
Acton, MA - NARA Park - 25 Ledge Rock Way, Acton, MA 01720 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

August 2015

August 7 Friday
Lexington, MA - 6:30pm - Summer Concert series in Lexington, MA - An absolute highlight of the year.

August 13 Thursday
Arlington, MA - 6:00pm - Summer Concert at the Robbins Library. The hometown summer show. Not to be missed!

August 20 Thursday - raindate for Aug 13th show.
Arlington, MA - 6:00pm - Summer Concert at the Robbins Library.

September 2015

September 12 Saturday
Arlington, MA - time to be announced - Town Day