The Music

Our 2019 lineup includes the best in local performers featuring Blues, R&B, Latin, Folk, Americana, and, for the kids, the entertaining & interactive Rick Goldin.

When blues legend James Montgomery plays the harmonica, he "brings it on home". While growing up in Detroit, James learned first-hand from the masters at the legendary "Chesmate": James Cotten, James Lee Hooker and Jr. Wells. Over the years, James has carried on in the tradition and continues to be a vital presence in blues as one of the most dynamic performers on the scene.

Needham Bank Main Stage

4:15 PM

Ever since he moved to the United States from his native Puerto Rico, percussionist Eguie Castrillo has been fulfilling his childhood dream: becoming a successful and world renowned percussionist. Castrillo has performed and recorded with prominent world music figures such as Tito Puente, Jennifer Lopez, Steve Winwood, Arturo Sandoval, the Boston Pop, Donna Summer, Paquito D’Rivera, KC and the Sunshine Band, Celia Cruz, and Michael Brecker, just to name a few. 

Needham Bank Main Stage

2:45 PM

Bostonian Lori Diamond and New Yorker Fred Abatelli, have been creating and performing music together since their “destined” meeting on Myspace in 2007. These two seasoned players have put the time in, supporting other successful musical acts, but have now emerged to the forefront – and not a moment too soon! Lori & Fred have been showcased on the main stage of the legendary, Falcon Ridge Folk Festival and have also headlined at many prominent music festivals. 

Needham Bank Main Stage

1:15 PM

For over twenty years Rick Goldin’s lively, interactive and humorous children’s songs have made him one of the most popular children’s entertainers in New England. Children love his live performances because they get to sing, dance and jump along with Rick and his singing animal puppets.

Corner Spot Stage

1:45 PM



Railroad House Band founding member and lead singer, Jonathan will sing and play solo for you an assortment of acoustic Americana music you are sure to enjoy!

Corner Spot Stage

3:15 PM