Tag: April Verch

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 […]


Friday interviews online

| November 13, 2008 | 0 Comments

It must be Women In Bluegrass Friday this week – at least in online radio streams. We found two interviews scheduled for 11/14 with prominent female artists, and noted female radio hosts. First up is fiddler April Verch who be a guest of Carol Beaugard […]