Bitter Liberal Spotted Raising Money in NH

Fiddle player Gary McGraw, sometimes referred to as the hillbilly Mozart was recently spotted in San Francisco, Boston, Dublin NH, and Nuremberg. While in New Hampshire over his 52nd birthday, McGraw played a Where’s Aubrey fundraiser. Copied from, this entry describes the show and its fundraising results. What’s the best way to celebrate birthday […]

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 […]

The (electric) Bitter Liberals in Clarke County for 7.6.13 ABC Fundraiser

The Academic Boosters of Clarke (ABC) directly supports and advocates for academic programs at Clarke County High School. Why? Because stressing academic achievement and supporting programs like the International Baccaulareate (IB) program and the Advanced Placement program is important. The ABC will work to foster and fund academic excellence at Clarke County High School. Come […]

The Bitter Liberals in the Winchester Star

A story in the Winchester Star about the upcoming Where’s Aubrey benefit for the Blue Ridge Wildlife Center at the Barns of Rose Hill (Saturday night, get tickets here) prominently features the Bitter Liberals. Great coverage for the benefit. Hope to see you there.

The Bitter Liberals Find Aubrey

The Bitter Liberals will join Where’s Aubrey this Saturday at the Barns of Rose Hill in Berryville during a benefit concert for the Blue Ridge Wildlife Center. As a special pre-show treat, the BRWC wild animal ambassadors (hawks, owls, foxes and skunks) will make a special appearance BEFORE the show from 6:30-7:15! The doors for […]

The Bitter Liberals to Appear as Special Guests at Where’s Aubrey Show

The Bitter Liberals will join Where’s Aubrey on stage during a benefit concert at the Barns of Rose Hill! We’re psyched to see these two bands merge. BUY TICKETS NOW. This show is likely to sell out. Where’s Aubrey has been playing benefit shows for several years now, raising $11,013 to date. Their next benefit […]

The Bitter Liberals: More Than This (cross posting from apothecaryshed)

This post originated on apothecaryshed 11.11.12. Video from the November 3rd show in Waterford, VA. More Than This is our one and only cover song, originally by Roxy Music. Drink. For Elizabeth. 13 Years. To Rest in Your Arms Again A complete set of sound files courtesy of Ethan Osbourne. In set order. TMA cool […]

The Bitter Liberals in Waterford (cross post from apothecaryshed)

This post originated on apothecaryshed 11.4.12. The Waterford show at the Old Schoolhouse was incredible fun last night. We played to a packed house (250 people bought tickets for a venue that really holds 100 and most of em came). Our heartfelt thanks to the audience for your warm welcome. We absolutely loved playing for […]

The Bitter Liberals Open for McMurtry Nov 3rd (cross post from apothecaryshed)

This post originated on apothecaryshed 10.9.12. After rocking debut in Berryville on September 19th, the Bitter Liberals will open for James McMurtry in Waterford on November 3rd. The Bitter Liberals is a new collaboration between four longtime local musicians, Allen Kitselman, Mike Jewell, Clark Hansbarger, and Gary McGraw featuring all original music inspired by high-end […]