Music cruises ready to set sail this summer

, Staff

Both the Rock and Blues Concert Cruises and Rock On Groove Cruises have revealed plans for a summer jam packed with music on the Boston Harbor. Both promoters have a strong mix of local favorites, both original and tribute bands, as well as national touring acts.

Highlighting the list of the Rock and Blues Concert Cruises are shows from the Ryan Montbleau Band, Alternate Routes, The Brew, Enter the Haggis, and Entrain. The cruises will take place aboard the Boston Harbor Cruises fleeet. The season kicks off on June 20 with the The Honky Tonk Blues Cruise featuring Boston’s Girls Guns and Glory, Brooklyn’s Yarn, Austin’s Josh Grider Trio. The full schedule of Rock and Blues Concert Cruises with ticket prices is avaialable below.

The Rock On Groove Cruises will take place on two boats operated on Massachusetts Bay Lines. Spiritual Rez, U-Melt, Rustic Overtones, Roger Clyne & The Peacemakers, And Electric Six highlight the list of bands that are ready to rock the boats. On Friday, August 14, Graveyard BBQ will host their 3rd Annual BBQ At Sea. Attendees will be able to grab a free Blue Ribbon BBQ with paid admission. The full schedule of Rock On Groove Cruises with ticket prices is available below.

The Rock and Blues Concert Cruises will leave from the Boston Harbor Cruise terminal at Long Wharf (located between the New England Aquarium and the Long Wharf Marriott Hotel), while the Rock On Groove Cruises will depart from Rowes Wharf (behind the Boston Harbor Hotel). Boarding for all cruises begins a half hour before departure time and ticket holders must be 21+.

Both companies will operate music cruises at during the Sail Boston 2009 celebration of Tall Ships (set for July 7 to 13), giving attendees an unique opportunity to view the majestic ships up close while also enjoying the music.

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The Rock and Blues Concert Cruises Schedule

Saturday, June 20& & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & &

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Girls Guns and Glory, Josh Grider Trio, Yarn
$25
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Saturday, June 27 (2 Cruises, 5:30 and 9:30 p.m.)
The Ryan Montbleau Band, Caravan of Thieves
$27

Friday, July 10
Bellevue Cadillac
$28

Saturday, July 11& & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & &
Lez Zeppelin (Led Zeppelin Tribute)& & &
$28.50& & & & & & & & & & & & & &

Saturday, July 18& & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & &
Booty Vortex
$25& & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & &

Friday, July 24& & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & &
Alternate Routes, Civil Twilight& & & &
$25& & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & &

Saturday, July 25& & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & &
The Brew& &
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Friday, August 7& & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & &
Entrain&
$28

Saturday, August 8& & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & &
Adam Ezra Group&
$25& & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & &

Friday, August 14& & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & &
Ellis Paul Band& & &
$30& & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & &

Friday, August 21& & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & &
Enter the Haggis, Hot Day at the Zoo
$25

Saturday, August 22& & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & &
Beatlejuice (Beatles Tribute)& &
$28
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Thursday, August 27& & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & &
Virginia Coalition&
$25& & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & & &

& *Additional cruises will be announced soon*

Rock On Groove Cruises Schedule

Friday, May 29
The Indobox, Roots Of Creation
$25

Friday, June 5
Hi8us + The Effective Dose
$5

Friday, June 12
The Joshua Tree (U2 Tribute)
$25

Friday, June 19
Captured (Journey Tribute)
$25

Friday, June 19
Spiritual Rez
$25

Friday, June 26
Umelt Plus The Breakfast
$25

Friday, June 26
The Slackers, Destroy Babylon
$25

Friday, July 17
Rustic Overtones
$30

Friday, July 17
Roger Clyne & The Peacemakers
$30 ($35 Day Of)

Thursday, July 23
Strangefolk
$30

Friday, July 24
The Old Silver Band
$25

Friday, July 31
Appetite For Destruction (Guns N’ Roses Tribute)
$27

Friday, August 7
Zach Deputy
$25

Friday, August 14
Backseat Lover (Pearl Jam Tribute)
$25

Friday, August 14
Graveyard Bbq, The Force
$25

Friday, August 21
Electric Six, Les Sans Culottes
$25 ($30 Day Of)

Friday, August 21
Playin’ Dead (Grateful Dead Tribute)
$25

Friday, August 28
40 Oz To Freedom (Sublime Tribute)
$25

& *Additional cruises will be announced soon*
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