Riva Saputo is an alternative R&B band based out of Boston started by Heather Rivas and Toni Saputo. Although the band is based out of Boston, Rivas is originally from Los Angeles and Saputo is from St. Louis, Missouri. Rivas' influences include Jazz and Rock, while Saputo's include Soul and Classical. Together, they are bringing a new musical dynamic to the R&B scene. All band members include Toni Saputo (bass/vox), Heather Rivas (keys), and Mario Taddeo Jr. (drums). Riva Saputo released their first EP on March 11th, 2016.