The Bitter Liberals in the Studio

The Bitter Liberals are in the music studio this week cutting a new record. We’ve been working our butts off, full of intensity, concentration, and productivity. For this record, we’re spending four days in the studio laying down tracks. Each song was played through by the band with no vocals. Later we add vocal tracks, […]

An Anthem from Richmond: People Gonna Rise Up

Our show Saturday night at the Tin Pan was a blast. Here is a brand new song that we debuted in Richmond. Somehow it seems appropriate to post this on Independence Day. Next week we’ll post some more pictures and videos from the show (and some sound files as well). Don’t forget to get your […]

Announcing The Bitter Liberals in Berryville: 9.29.18

Yeah, we know. But we just got a new poster made. Get your tickets now for our September show at the Barns of Rose Hill. We’ll have two special treats going that night…which shall remain secret for now. TICKETS HERE

Eleven Songs

Well well well. Turns out that the Bitter Liberals have 11 new unrecorded songs in the pile. You know what that means, right? Time to get into the studio and record them! We are having a great time in the new configuration, and our writing has been deeply influenced by our killer new Bitter Liberals […]

On Cocktails and the Bitter Liberals

Rumor has it that our band is named after a cocktail. That’s at least partway true. Our “band cocktail” is called the Liberal. You can even see the Liberal represented graphically on our stickers. The only challenge with the Liberal is that it requires something called Amer Picon. Nobody imports that into the United States, […]

Secrets and Lies

There are two secrets. 1. You can already get tickets for our early summer Richmond show at the Tin Pan here http://bit.ly/BL-tinpan18. We love playing the Tin Pan. This week one of our favorite performers, Aimee Mann, played there. Here’s what we had to say about that on twitter: Pretty cool to know that @aimeemann […]

The Bitter Liberals in the Winchester Star (Where’s Aubrey FRIDAY)

Tuesday’s Winchester Star (12/26) included an article about Friday’s upcoming Where’s Aubrey concert (featuring three of five Bitter Liberals on stage). Where’s Aubrey performs all original music, with Rhine Singleton on guitar and Gary McGraw on violin and mandolin. GET YOUR TICKETS NOW, THEY ARE GOING FAST Where’s Aubrey will release their eighth record “diversion” […]

From an Undisclosed Location

The Bitter Liberals have just invaded and secured a top secret new practice space outside of Berryville. The sound is great in the new space, and we’re tightening up our arrangements getting ready for our first show in the new configuration January 12th. We like having our gear all set up for plug and play […]

April Claggett and Rhine Singleton: An Artful Family

Yeah, they live in New Hampshire, which is not exactly local, but believe it or not, you already know all about the work of April and Rhine.  Together with Gary McGraw, Rhine makes up Where’s Aubrey who have been playing shows in Virginia (and raising money for charity) for many years. Where’s Aubrey will release […]

Bitter Liberals Join Where’s Aubrey in Supporting Habitat for Humanity

Here’s something to be thankful for and a way to give back to your community at the same time. 3/5ths of the Bitter Liberals will join Where’s Aubrey on stage at the Barns of Rose Hill Friday December 29th. All of the CD release concert proceeds will go directly to Habitat for Humanity—in particular to […]