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Interview for Delco Culture Vultures

Thanks to Steven Brodsky for making me think and reflect with these great questions for Delco Culture Vultures!

“Going Home” Review in UK’s Old Time News

Many thanks to Issy Howie for reviewing the album, and to the editors of Old Time News for including it!  Read the review in the winter edition of this great UK publication here.

Anthology Review in Germany’s “Folk World”

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)

“Going Home” review by FRUK

Mike Davies gives Newberry & Verch’s new release a glowing review in FRUK.  Read it HERE!

Fiddler Magazine reviews “The April Verch Anthology”

Click HERE to see a PDF of Bob Buckingham’s kind review of The April Verch Anthology (summer 2017 issue.)

Review in Irish Music Magazine

Thanks to Seán Laffey for this review of Newberry & Verch’s “Going Home” in Irish Music Magazine!

“Canadian Fiddle Project” in Sherwood Park

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!

ISU “Concerts on the Quad” preview

A preview of AVB’s “Concerts on the Quad” performance at Illinois State University!

Ottawa Citizen feature for Canada Scene

The Ottawa Citizen gives a big shout out to April’s homecoming for Canada Scene at the NAC in Ottawa in July!

Apt613 feature article

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)!

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Summer Lovin’

It’s been a great first half to 2018 and we’ve got lots of fun stuff planned this summer from concerts to camps to festivals… Have a look at the tour dates page for more info. Stay tuned over the coming months for updates regarding our new record too!

West Coast in May

It’s been a little while since we’ve visited the best, I mean, west coast! And springtime seems like the perfect time to me! We’ll be returning to a few of our favourite venues and visiting a few new ones as well – on Vancouver Island, then in Washington & Oregon. Here’s to hoping we’ll meet you along the way!

Newberry & Verch in Austria

We’re LOVING Austria! If you haven’t already noticed, our social media feeds are full of photos & videos – it’s just too beautiful and special not to share (even though nothing can do it justice!)

Newberry & Verch *Free Live Stream * April 13

On April 13, FatPigeonLive will be live streaming our concert at Greystones in Sheffield for free on YouTube. The fun kicks off at 3 PM Eastern, and is a great way for our non-UK fans to catch a bit of our current tour!

Newberry & Verch UK Tour

Joe and I are thrilled to be touring the UK as a duo for the first time!

A Birthday Tour in the Midwest!

On April 7th I turn another year older, and this year, instead of one party, I’m throwing a whole bunch of them – in the Midwest!

April in March! OH, NY, CT, RI, MA!

Our February tours took us to the windy plains of Manitoba and the snowy mountains in the Yukon. Both tours were full of spectacular music & breathtaking views, but they were also very cold. Maybe that’s why we can’t stop talking about spring!

Interview for Delco Culture Vultures

Thanks to Steven Brodsky for making me think and reflect with these great questions for Delco Culture Vultures!

Check out my Luthier!

I’m so proud to play a fiddle made by Kate Rickenbacker! She’s a fantastic luthier and here’s a great new article where you can learn more about her if you like :)

Home Routes Tour in Manitoba

We’re packing our long underwear, snow boots and parkas and heading to Manitoba!  Joe Newberry & I will perform our first tour for the fabulous organization known as Home Routes, which brings music to communities all over Canada in intimate settings.  We are thrilled to visit the prairies of Manitoba and so many wonderful cities, […]

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