Tag: April Verch

April Verch Trio at WAMU

| June 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

When April Verch and her talented trio stopped in for a set on Lee Michael Demsey’s show at WAMU’s Bluegrass Country, Peter Swinburne and Aaron Levine captured this video of them performing the medley Midnight Wheeler from their current CD, The Newpart. They call it that as […]


Belle Election video from April Verch

| April 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

With The Newpart, her new trio album, just arrived, April Verch has released a video as well, featuring one of the tunes from the record. It’s a rousing version of Belle Election, which combines all the familiar elements of a Verch performance: tasty fiddle and […]


Free stream of April Verch’s Bright Like Gold

| May 9, 2013 | 8 Comments

Thanks to April Verch for offering Bluegrass Today readers a chance to listen to her new album, Bright Like Gold, for a limited time here on the site. All 17 tracks can be streamed in the player below. The record, released on April 1, features […]


Broken video from April Verch

| March 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

The new album from April Verch, Bright Like Gold, won’t release until April 2, but a debut music video is available now. It’s for the song, Broken, one of April’s songs/tunes that serves as the opening track for the upcoming CD. This one is performed […]


Win valuable prizes from The April Verch Band

| December 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

D’Addario has teamed up with The April Verch Band to sponsor a contest that ends today. You can enter online to win an 18” x 22′ silkscreen print (on the left), signed and numbered by the artist, Drew Binkley of Monkey Ink Designs. The winner […]


April Verch in the studio, and online

| November 7, 2012 | 1 Comment

Fiddler and vocalist April Verch has been in the studio this past two weeks, working on a new project expected in April of 2013. She and her band (Cody Walters on bass and banjo, and Hayes Griffin on guitar), have been tracking with Chris Rosser, at Hollow […]


2012 Oklahoma International Bluegrass Festival

| October 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

This report (and photos) from the 2012 Oklahoma International Bluegrass Festival is a contribution from Tom Dunning, a music fan from Edmond, OK. A former newspaper photographer and University of Oklahoma journalism graduate, he enjoys photographing music events in Oklahoma when he is not trying to improve his […]


An Outbreak of Bluegrass

| September 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

A funny thing happened during Wednesday night’s showcases at IBMA’s World of Bluegrass – some bluegrass broke out. Unfortunately, not a lot of folks witnessed it; the crowd was the smallest of the week. But those who stuck with the program were rewarded with a […]


Great online radio options

| November 13, 2009 | 0 Comments

There are a number of great opportunities today/tomorrow to check out live music and interviews via online radio. This morning (11/13), Buddy Woodward of Dixie Bee-Liners will be with Carol Beaugard on WFDU. They will talk about the new Bee-Liners CD, Susanville, and The American […]


April Verch – Steal The Blue

| February 10, 2009 | 2 Comments

Steal The Blue, the seventh recording from Canadian fiddler/vocalist April Verch, was released independently on January 20. Verch has been known for some time for her fiery fiddle playing – winning her multiple championships – and her energetic live performances, which showcase her precision step-dancing […]