Solo-Giggery & Photo-Shoots.

Well,  I decided that it was about time I did a little tiki-tour to a few spots and play some solo gigs- stopping halfway in Taupo to do the photoshoot/artwork for my album, Memory Lake. 

What a ride that turned…

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Gig at Moon!

Come and see Colette Rivers and her band play at Moon in Newtown for the last songwriter's gig of 2020. 

Sunday 15th November, 2020

Doors open at 6pm. $10 at the door. 
Robyn-Lyn Webber from 6:30pm 
Colette Rivers at 7:30 …

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Colette Rivers at Wellyfest 2020!

Whew! Well, what an amazing 3-4 days we had at Wellington Folk Festival.
I had 3 official gigs on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, playing with my awesome bandmates (Sarah, Brook and Jordan).
The talent of the other musicians & acts…

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Interview on Radio New Zealand-

Hi Friends, 

If you missed the interview on RNZ yesterday-featuring myself and Vic Folk- here it is! (unfortunately, I was at rehearsals all day that day so couldn't get down to the station and the sound through my phone is…

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Counting down to Wellyfest!

Hi Folks,

Well, I'm counting down the days till the Wellington Folk Festival. 

Very excited to be a guest act and running a couple of workshops. 

Gates open at 3pm and the party starts!

My performances are:

Friday: Balladeer Stage…

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Gigs happening now!!

Wow! after a spell as dry as the Sahara (cheers Covid!) I'm starting to book up a few really cool gigs. 

There are some exciting ones still in the pipeline which I'll update when I can!!! 

To stay up to…

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Don Luciano's Gig

Colette Rivers is playing at Don Luciano's Bar/Cafe on Friday 28th Aug at 6pm.

I'll be backed by full band tonight - Drums, bass, keys, harmonica & rhythm gat. Should be great!

Come along for a great night.

Cover charge…

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Well, a few weeks ago, I was asked if I wanted to play in an international online music festival- to which I said "OF COURSE". 

The festival is being organised by an amazing woman in San Fransisco named Amelia Ray.

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Human Contact- and Jams

Well, we're finally allowed to extend our lockdown bubbles to small groups, so I immediately drove to my friend, Sarah's for a jam. 

Sarah sometimes accompanies me at my live gigs, so getting together and playing a bit felt reassuringly…

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Radio in Minnesota!

Hey people!

Just to let you know, I will be on markskin radio (Minneapolis, Minnesota) tonight (Tuesday 19th May from 10-midnight Central Time US) or in NZ- Wed 3-5pm. 
You can live stream from the link below. Should be fun! 

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