Announcing the Fourth Annual Accordion Noir Festival, Sept 23-25, in Vancouver, BC, Canada!
Fourth Annual Accordion Noir Festival
Sept 23-25, in Vancouver, BC, Canada!
Click to listen to our fab radio announcement
Look, the Geogia Straight wrote a nice article about us.
Check out the Mainstage – Starts at 8:00 at
the Waldorf Hotel (1489 E. Hastings):
Magic by Dr. T,
shadow puppets by Mind of a Snail,
DJ sets by Taal Mala and Tarran the Tailor,
Burlesque performances by Loulou D’Vil and Little Miss Risk
AND an 8 pm screening of the crazy accordion film,
Black Cat,White Cat
All for $10. Can you believe it? At the Waldorf (1489 E. Hastings).
I believe this will be monstrous, get there early. Don’t harass the neighbours if you can’t get in.
Then Sat Sept 24th:
The Accordion vs. Ukulele grudge match,
Adjudicated by Barbara Adler,
Early show, so be there ready to rumble! from 8-10 pm sharp!
at the Little Mountain Gallery
195 E. 26th Ave
Finally, Sun Sept 25th 9-11 pm:
Shutting down the festival with
The Creaking Planks (my radio co-host Rowan’s “Jug Band of the Damned”)
and, all the way from San Francisco, California,
Duckmandu, the one-man Dead Kennedy’s accordion tribute band!
at Cafe Deux Soleils
2096 Commercial Drive
Go to Squeezeboxcircle.org for more information.
Thank you for supporting Co-op Radio, and Accordion Noir!
If you’re wondering, here’s the tunes I swiped to make the radio promo at the top there:
* Artist – Song – Album (year) – Where are they from? – Contact info if we’ve got it.
* Geoff Berner – Rabbi Berner Finally Reveals His True Religious Agenda – Victory Party (2011) – Vancouver, BC, Canada –http://www.geoffberner.com
* Geoff Berner – Wealthy Poet – Victory Party (2011) – Vancouver, BC, Canada – http://www.geoffberner.com
* Duckmandu (Aaron Seeman) – Holiday in Cambodia – Fresh Duck for Rotting Accordionists (2005) – San Francisco, California, USA –http://www.duckmandu.com/
* Maria in the Shower – Papa’s Song – The Hidden Sayings of Maria in the Shower (2011) – Vancouver, BC, Canada – Visithttp://mariaintheshower.bandcamp.com
* Fang – Walking – Diskopatska (2011) – Vancouver, BC, Canada – http://www.badler.ca/ http://www.dropcards.com/diskopatska/content/index.php
Happy spring-time, and please, support Accordion Noir and Co-op Radio (without whom there wouldn’t be an Accordion Noir), by becoming a member. Go to http://www.AccordionNoir.org or http://www.CoopRadio.org and donate online. We really especially supporters who’ve become “sustaining” donors by arranging to donate a little bit every month. Those add up to a lot of support over the year. We love that most of all.
When you’re able to donate, please do add a comment that, “Accordion Noir sent me!” Then we know who loves squeezing.
Bruce and Rowan
Get all your Vancouver Area accordion information at:
Vancouver Squeezebox Circle meets the first Thursday of every month at Spartacus Books, 684 E. Hastings. 8-10 PM.
Let us know where you’re listening from: accordion.noir@ geemaildotcom
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