July 18th – 19th RJNC Maine Run!

RJNC will be making musical sounds in Maine on July 18th and 19th! Our first stop on mini Maine Tour (Friday July 18th) is at The Port City Music Hall in the heart of Portland, also known as, The Motherland. We will then trudge Northbound through the thicket to Bar Harbor to perform at Carmen [...]

Richard james announced as “pink talking fish” keyboardist / vocalist!

Richard James has recently been announced as the Keyboard player / vocalist for “Pink Talking Fish”! This group is a fusion of the music of Pink Floyd, The Talking Heads, and Phish. Started by “Particle” bassist, Eric Gould, the group has been steam rolling audiences throughout the Northeast, down in Florida at The Wanee Festival, [...]

Richard James and The Name Changers live in Portland, ME!

Richard James and The Name Changers will be performing live at The Port City Music Hall on March 14th with Brooklyn Power Funk band, “Turkuaz”!

Check out our new Visual Podcast!

Feel free to watch our visual Podcast with Sharon Ep1c, from New Brunswick Canada after our set at the Collaborate and Listen Festival! Richard James and The Name Changers Visual Podcast!

The andovers magazine!

Pick up a copy of, “The Andovers Magazine” there is a great article on RJNC in this quarterly edition!

You have pictures or cool stuff to say about our band?!

Feel free to dump photos or whatever other cool stuff this hashtag business is good for that is related to our band : #rjnc


RJNC will be performing at Nectars in Burlington, VT every Thursday night in October! The month will be packed with special guests, new music, and hopefully all of you great people from the greater VT area! We have a show leading up to the residency August 31st, hopefully we’ll see you there….!

Richard James and The Name Changers Live in Salisbury, MA!

Richard James and The Name Changers will be bringing their talents to South Beach.

Boston show 03.29.13 was sold out! Here’s the recording…

Our show with Soule Monde and Kong was an official sellout! Thanks so much to everyone who came out to the show. There were a whole lot of new faces singing our songs, and it was incredible to personally meet you all and get a chance to thank you for coming out! Here is a [...]

Richard James With Members of Trey Anastasio Band!

Richard James and The Name Changers will be sharing the stage with Soule Monde (Russ and Ray from The Trey Anastasio Band) on March 29th at Church! This one is going to sell out fast, so make sure you head to the Church Website and get your tickets NOW before they’re gone….. See ya’s there…. [...]

Richard james / kung fu 02.22 at port city music hall!

Richard James and The Name Changers will be performing with Kung Fu at The Port City Music Hall in Portland, Maine on February 22nd! Tickets are available now HERE AT THE PORT CITY MUSIC HALL WEBSITE!

Portland Record Release at Port City Music Hall September 8th!

Richard James and The Name Changers will be releasing their sophomore record in Maine at The Port City Music Hall in Portland on September 8th!


On October 13th we will be having our Boston Record Release at The Middle East Downstairs located at 472/480 Massachusetts Avenue! Get your tickets ahead of time, opening acts will be announced soon!


About this project First and foremost, We’ve been hard at work, in and out of the studio over the last 8 months recording our 2nd album, and it’s coming out much better than we ever imagined! We’ve recently been approached by a Boston based music media group to represent their company at the South By [...]


Richard James & The Name Changers would like to announce 2 newly added big shows with Max Creek and Strangefolk! The RJNC / Max Creek show will be held at Pearl Street in Northampton on January 28th! The RJNC / Strangefolk show will be held at The Hard Rock Cafe in Boston on April 13th! [...]

Check out this new article on RJNC!



My Secret Boston and Richard James & The Name Changers will be hosting live music Tuesdays at the club “Church” in Boston for the whole month of January! There will be a great support act each week, and to top it all off…. IT’S FREE! Please come on down and enjoy live music with… many [...]

Richard James, Live @ THE MAGIC ROOM, BRIGHTON 11/04/11 !!!

Don’t miss this Friday night, Richard James & The Name Changers Live @ The Magic Room for People With Instruments CD Relaese! 11/04/11….

RJ Halloween Show in York, Maine!

Our friends from the Portland / York / Sugarloaf areas rented out the venue, “Inn on the Blues” and we’ll be throwing a Halloween show there on Friday, October 28th. The show is open to the public, the music will be starting around 9 PM! GET YOUR TICKETS TO THE SHOW HERE!!!

Live @ The Bitter End, NYC

Thanks everyone for coming out and making it an extremely successful evening down at The Bitter End! We had 60 people paid which is double the amount of people we had last time we played there! We’ll be back to New York City within the next couple of months to perform again, so stay tuned [...]