Thanks to Tom Keller & Alex Monaghan for their support of our new release with this review in their European music magazine! Read Folk World Review here! (PDF)
Mike Davies gives Newberry & Verch’s new release a glowing review in FRUK. Read it HERE!
Click HERE to see a PDF of Bob Buckingham’s kind review of The April Verch Anthology (summer 2017 issue.)
Thanks to Seán Laffey for this review of Newberry & Verch’s “Going Home” in Irish Music Magazine!
Read this article in the Sherwood Park News about the “Canadian Fiddle Project” that April is curating for the Chautauqua 150 celebrations in Sherwood Park in August!
A preview of AVB’s “Concerts on the Quad” performance at Illinois State University!
The Ottawa Citizen gives a big shout out to April’s homecoming for Canada Scene at the NAC in Ottawa in July!
Check out this great apt613 feature on April and her friend Karrnell Sawitsky, 2 of the featured fiddlers in Canada Scene at the National Arts Centre (Ottawa, Ontario)!
Thanks to Eugene Knapik for reviewing Newberry & Verch’s debut release, Going Home, on his blog 27th Street!
The Prince George Citizen said “There’s been a fiddle vortex over Prince George in recent days…” Now THAT’S fiddle power! Full article HERE.
View even more press clippings here.
I feel like it’s been years since we properly toured out west. (I’m too lazy to look up exactly when it was, I just want to look forward!) Click through for details on our November west coast tour!
If you’re a Spotify user, check out my new curated playlist “Trad Command”. This playlist is comprised of gorgeous artists who are the offshoots of traditional music; sometimes directly, other times indirectly. The music they create inspires & delights me.
We’re so excited to visit OH & IN just as the autumn leaves begin to turn this month. It’s been a busy summer and a wonderful year and we’re ready to make sure the last few months of 2017 are as fun and music filled as possible! Join us in Nashville, Peninsula & Delphi.
We’re heading to the North East as the autumn leaves begin to turn. While we enjoy playing a variety of different venues and finding new ones along the way, this tour will be extra special for us we return to 4 of our faves that we’ve not visited in a few years!
We are delighted to be in Raleigh this week for IBMA’s “World of Bluegrass”! In addition to meetings and panels, we’ll be doing some showcases and some StreetFest performances. Our schedule is below – we hope to pass you in a crowded hallway!
We hope this finds you well and easing back into the fall routine! If you need a little break from it all, please consider joining us at one of our NC gigs this September!
We’re delighted to be showcasing in Folk Music Canada’s “Canada in Nashville” event at AmericanaFest on Friday, September 15!
It’s that bitter sweet end of summer time, and we hope you are enjoying every last bit! We’ve had a good one and are looking forward to even more touring and fun before falls peeks its way out of the trees! The end of August takes AVB to Arkansas, New Jersey & Pennsylvania! We’ve included links & details in this post for you at a glance!
We try to keep the top post on this page fresh with what’s up next, but to be honest, we’re bouncing around so much and so quickly this summer that it’s getting tough! The next few weeks see us visit Virgina, Nebraska, North Carolina, Delaware, Alberta, British Columbia for a mix of festivals, special events, regular concerts, summer concert series, string camps…
We are extremely excited to be headed back to Canada to help celebrate our nation’s 150th birthday. So many wonderful celebrations and events have been planned and will take place (all year long!) and we can’t wait to come together with you in honour of this very special occasion for events in BC, ON & AB through July & August!
View even more posts here.