Concert: The Scooches

Join us as we welcome The Scooches back to The River House!

This concert will be held on our beautiful, outdoor stage along the river. It doesn’t get better then good music and good scenery!

The Scooches play an eclectic mix of country, bluegrass, western swing, rockabilly, blues, traditional jazz, dixieland, old-time music, folk, roots music & Americana.

Over the past ten years, The Scooches (formally, Banjo Nickaru) has built a solid following in the Eastern U.S. with a half dozen tours while also playing such prestigious events such as NBC affiliate: KSHB Kansas City Live (while at Folk Alliance 2018),  Kansas City Folk Fest main stage, Clear Water (Great Hudson River Revival) (2020), Falcon Ridge Fest, NERFA Semi-Formal (2017), NERFA DJ Showcase (2019), John Platt’s WFUV Sunday Supper & On Your Radar, Blue Plate Special, WMOT Finally Friday, WNCW Studio B Sessions, WoodSongs, the Mid-Winter Folk Fest at Club Passim, TV show: “Horses Sing None Of It,” Westchester County Round Up, IsIs Music Hall, Blue Plate Special, Extended Play Sessions, Relix and APAP. Formerly known as Banjo Nickaru & Western Scooches’ Get Us Out Of Fearland was #2 album on Folk International Radio DJ chart.

Recently The Scooches were featured in the first hour (2nd act) of The “virtual” Clear Water festival (Great Hudson River Revival) twice and featured at the 2020 virtual Falcon Ridge Folk Festival in The Big Orange Tarp.

*The Scooches core duo (Nick Russo & Betina Hershey) will be featured in the *new TV series: Billy Buys Brooklyn (on Discovery Channel and international networks)

$12 in advance/$15 at the door/day of

Food and drinks will be available for purchase. Stay tuned for updates on who the featured food vendor will be for the event!




Jul 23 2022


7:00 pm - 9:00 pm




The River House
24 Rickie Davy Ln, Capon Bridge, WV 26711


The River House