March Showcase: Dyer Switch

Concert: Friday, March 18 @ 7:30pm
Open Jam: 6:30pm
Where: Unitarian Fellowship – 67 S. Randolph Ave, Poughkeepsie
Adults: $15
Students: $5
Children Under 12: Free

Dyer Switch is a HVBA Member Band!

The Dyer Switch Band plays hard-driving traditional, original and unique bluegrass and acoustic music.

    Nominated by Northeast Country Music Association for Bluegrass Band of the Year three consecutive years.

  • Original, “Gotta Feelin’”, from the band’s third recording, American Airwaves, was nominated by Northeast Country Music Association for “Song of the Year”
  • Original, “Silver and Gold”, was #1 on the European Country Charts
  • Original, “I Just Can’t Stay”, charted #21 on the Sirius Radio Bluegrass Chart
  • Shared the bill with Dr. Ralph Stanley and Larry Stephenson
  • Received considerable airplay in North American and Europe
  • “Family Business”, the band’s 5th CD released on Independence Records received rave reviews from the publication Bluegrass Unlimited
  • Released new CD, “In The Spotlight of the Moon”, on Independence Records and is receiving airplay from coast to coast and receiving rave reviews

Performed at festivals: Central Indiana Festival at Bean Blossom, Tri-State Bluegrass Festival in Kendallville, Indiana, Stringbean Festival in Kentucky, Central Virginia Bluegrass Festival, Eastern North Carolina Festival, Pocono Bluegrass Festival in Pennsylvania, Peaceful Valley Bluegrass Festival in New York, Lake Champlain Bluegrass Festival in Vermont, Prairieland Festival in Illinois, Oxford Bluegrass festival in Maine, Country Stage Bluegrass Festival in Ohio, Salt River Bluegrass Festival in Michigan, Hebron Pines Bluegrass Festival in Maine, Wise Owl Bluegrass Festival in Pennsylvania, Gilmanton Bluegrass Festival, New Hampshire, Tomahawk Bluegrass Festival, West Virginia

Performed at many renowned coffeehouses: Caffe Lena in New York, Sounding Board in Massachusetts, Town Hall Opry in New York, Kountry Korner Coffehouse in Massachusetts, Talk of The Town in Connecticut, Natone’s Coffee House in Connecticut, The Parting Glass in New York

Fairs: Altamont Fair in New York, Fonda Fair in New York, Schaghticoke Fair in New York

Performed on live radio shows: WKZE, Connecticut, WPNK, Connecticut, WRSU, New Jersey, WKNH, New Hampshire, WXHC, New York, WGNY, New York, WAMC, New York, WFSS, North Carolina, WBRF, Virginia,WGAT, Virginia,WCUL, Virginia,WFMX, North Carolina,WESC, South Carolina,WLTR, South Carolina, WJMA, Virginia

Dyer Switch Band is a versatile, engaging band with dynamic stage presence that has captivated audience throughout the Northeast, Midwest and the South at festivals, clubs, coffeehouses, fairs and live radio shows


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