Friends of Bitter Liberals: Where’s Aubrey and the Civil War Project

Though the band is still glowing from Saturday night’s show in Purcellville, we figured we might take a break from band business this Wednesday and let you know about two projects that we’re involved in. Thing one: Fiddle player Gary McGraw‘s band Where’s Aubrey (a collaboration with New Hampshire resident Rhine Singleton) will play a […]

Dream of a Good Death (purcellville show video)

Clark Hansbarger’s Civil War show was magical Thursday. Here is a video of the title track from his CD Dream of a Good Death. Read more about the project at Civil War Song.

Dream of a New Death: Civil War Show at the American Theater

The American Theater in Hampton, VA is a beautiful performance center with excellent acoustics. The Bitter Liberals played a Saturday show for an appreciative audience. Road trip! The Civil War show (as we call it) involves the presentation of a few slides setting context followed by a song inspired by the situation. High concept. And […]

Bitter Liberals To Play Civil War Show in Hampton 9.13.14

The Bitter Liberals are on the road to perform Clark Hansbarger’s Dream of a Good Death in Norfolk this Saturday, September 13th. We’ll be playing the American Theater. Let your Hampton friends know! Tickets are available now. Who: The Bitter Liberals perform Clark Hansbarger’s Dream of a Good Death Where: The American Theater, 125 East […]

Ghosts, Figments, Mass Hypnotism and the Civil War

Though there were 130 people packed into the Barns of Rose Hill for the Civil War CD debut (on a Thursday!!), only one person had a camera! Thank the stars for Michael Hobert! Needless to say, the concert was magical. Clark’s high concept was a smash hit in practice. The audience was rapt, and the […]

Civil War CD Debut TOMORROW at BRH: Get Your Tickets in Advance

Clark Hansbarger and company have been practicing. Those Civil War songs are sounding shiny. In fact, things are sounding very good indeed. All we need now is you. Please come hear us play the Civil War CD live tomorrow night! We promise you a good show. Who: Clark Hansbarger, Allen Kitselman, Gary McGraw, Mike Jewell, […]

Clark Hanbarger’s Civil War CD Release Concert Thursday 5.22

Come one come all to hear the Bitter Liberals and several other talented area musicians perform the songs from Clark Hansbarger’s Civil War CD Dream of a Good Death Thursday May 22nd at the Barns of Rose Hill in Berryville, VA. Buy your tickets now. Who: Clark Hansbarger, Allen Kitselman, Gary McGraw, Mike Jewell, Rob […]

The Bitter Liberals Perform Songs from Dream of a Good Death BRH 5/22

Save the date. The Bitter Liberals will perform Clark Hansbarger’s Civil War CD Dream of a Good Death live at the Barns of Rose Hill in Berryvill, VA THURSDAY May 22. Get tickets here. We’re proud to be associated with this fine piece of work. Come join us for a concert and some history. While […]

The Bitter Liberals Love Berryville: BRH 2.21.14 Show

We always love playing our hometown. 130 people came out to fill the house at BRH Friday. The audience was engaged, appreciative, and a little sassy. Just like we like it. What a show! We played some fan favorites. And some new songs, including Tammy Lee. Worry me no More is one of the new […]

Dream of a Good Death by Clark Hansbarger Featuring the Bitter Liberals

The Bitter Liberal’s own Clark Hansbarger’s less than top secret Project Vicksburg has come to fruition. We’re pleased to announce that the resulting CD “Dream of a Good Death” is available for download and purchase. This collection of all original new music explores intimate stories from the Civil War. Website: http://www.civilwarsong.com Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/ClarkHansbargerCivilWarSongs The Bitter […]