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Feature in Songlines July 2020 Issue

Thanks to Songlines UK & Jim Hickson for helping me celebrate “20 Years of Touring” by featuring me in this month’s magazine! Available now :)

#HockeyTownHangouts for City of Pembroke

Watch me take part in the city of Pembroke, Ontario’s “Hockey Town Hangouts” presented by HGS Canada as part of a special “home coming” episode!

Jam with us!

Let’s share a tune!  Our friend Barb Heller, host of “String Fever Bluegrass” on North Country Public Radio, has a great jam series as part of her show and she invited Cody & I to host a session! Grab your instruments and play along with us on “Mississippi Sawyer.”

JUNO article in Eganville Leader

Thanks to Terry Fleurie for this great article regarding the JUNO nomination in the Ottawa Valley’s “Eganville Leader.”

Featured “archive” segment on CBC’s “Our Ottawa”

CBC’s “Our Ottawa” included April’s JUNO nomination in their archive segment and show a few nice clips from 1998 when she was recording an album with Calvin Vollrath.  The show airs on CBC Television Sat/Sun at Noon + Mon 11am or at THIS LINK (April’s segment begins just after the 30 minute mark.) Enjoy!

“Once A Day” on CBC’s “All in a Day”

April chats with Alan Neal about her JUNO nomination for “Once A Day!” Alan dug up some great old clips and April speaks candidly about her career and singing! Listen HERE.

Bringing down the Moon

Thanks to the Pilot News for the great preview of April’s concert at Wild Rose Moon in Plymouth, Indian in February 2020.  Read the article HERE.

2020 JUNO Award Nominee

What an honour! My new album “Once A Day” has been nominated for Best Traditional Roots Album of the Year at the 2020 JUNO Awards!

Comox Valley Record Article re: JUNO

Thanks to Mike Chouinard at the Comox Valley Record for the great article on Doug Cox, the producer of “Once A Day” and our 2020 JUNO Award nomination!

The Daily Record

Wooster’s The Daily Record previewed AVB’s Jan 19, 2020 performance for the Wayne County Historical Society in this great article!

View even more press clippings here.

Feature in Songlines July 2020 Issue

Thanks to Songlines UK & Jim Hickson for helping me celebrate “20 Years of Touring” by featuring me in this month’s magazine! Available now :)

2020 Q&A Series – Live Edition!

I’ve been having great fun with my monthly “2020 Q&A Series” and decided to do things a bit differently this month. On Saturday, June 20 I’ll host a “live edition” for the series on my Facebook page!

#HockeyTownHangouts for City of Pembroke

Watch me take part in the city of Pembroke, Ontario’s “Hockey Town Hangouts” presented by HGS Canada as part of a special “home coming” episode!

A Call for Art from Artists of All Ages

Do you feel like being creative? I’m looking for artwork for my upcoming “Children’s Recording” and would love for you to help me!

Newberry & Verch stream June 13 for CBA

On Saturday, June 13th, Newberry & Verch will perform for the California Bluegrass Association’s fantastic fundraising series, “Turn Your Radio OnLine.”

Father’s Day Sale thru June 14!

If you’re Dad’s as great as mine (he can’t be, but I bet he’s pretty darn good!) then it’s time to treat him! If he’s an AVB fan, a music fan, or if you’re looking for something a little different this year, then I might be able to help! 15% off entire store thru June 14!

Jam with us!

Let’s share a tune!  Our friend Barb Heller, host of “String Fever Bluegrass” on North Country Public Radio, has a great jam series as part of her show and she invited Cody & I to host a session! Grab your instruments and play along with us on “Mississippi Sawyer.”

20th Anniversary Q&A

In 2020 I’m celebrating 20 Years of leading the April Verch Band and touring full time. As part of the year long festivities, I’ve asked you for your questions, you’ve sent them, and I’m answering them – on the 20th of each month!

Online Lessons

Fiddle & Ottawa Valley Stepdance lessons for any level via Zoom or Skype – a few more spots available – click through for more info!

New Verch Merch

Ooooh la la! 20th Anniversary merch items are hot off the presses – check it out before the sizes & options dwindle away!

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