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Accordion Noir Radio, 2014-04-09, Pop Goes the Accordion, Fund-Raiser – playlist and download

April 12, 2014
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Natalia Tena of MOLOTOV JUKEBOX at the Shambala Festival, 2013. Photographer credit: Danny North

Here’s a set of best-selling songs through the accordion ages, or something like that.  Next week we’re doing all Tuba Tunes!!!  That’s hand-made radio we make for you here on Vancouver’s Co-op Radio.  With love from Accordion Noir, Bruce and Rowan

And you can stream and download the show from Co-op Radio’s site here:  http://www.coopradio.org/content/accordion-noir-175

or direct download by clicking here once.

 

* Alberto Pacheco – Cumbia Cienaguera (1930s) – The Rough Guide to Cumbia—Colombia’s hip-swinging dance rhythms (2012).  This song was swiped for “Heater” by Samim.  A history of this song in Spanish: http://cumbiapoder.blogspot.ca/2012/02/la-verdadera-historia-de-la-cumbia.html?m=1

* SAMIM – Heater – Heater (2007) – UK? Colombia – http://www.juno.co.uk
* Molotov Jukebox – No Lady – Carnival Flower (2014) – UK – http://molotov-jukebox.co.uk
* The Arcade Fire – Neighborhood #2 (Laika) – Funeral (2004) – Canada – http://www.arcadefire.com/ Régine Chassagne, acc.
* Grace Jones – I’ve Seen that Face Before (libertango) – Nightclubbing (She does not appear to be playing the accordion in the video… Did they just sample Astor Piazzolla in this?
* Glahe Musette Orchestra – Beer Barrel Polka – Victor 78 rpm Record (1939) – Germany – http://www.archive.org/details/VictorRecord-BeerBarrelPolka1939
History mentioned in Elijah Wald’s book, “How the Beatles Destroyed Rock and Roll.”
* Jennifer Lopez – Te Voy A Querer – Como Ama Una Mujer (2007) – USA – http://www.torrentazos.com http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Como_Ama_una_Mujer Julio C. Reyes, acc.
* Madonna & Gogol Bordello – La Isla Bonita / Lela Pala Tute – Live @ Live Earth 07.07.07 (2007) – Romany / USA, etc. – http://www.gogolbordello.com/
* Jenny Conlee, Co-op Radio 100.5 stinger (2012) – http://www.decemberists.com/
* The Decemberists – Down By The Water – The King Is Dead (2011) – Portland, Oregon, USA – http://www.decemberists.com/
* Cat Stevens – Kitty – The City (box set) (1967)
* The Beach Boys – Wouldn’t It Be Nice – Pet Sounds (1966) – California, USA – Carl Fortina and Frank Marocco were both in the studio on accordion – Great video of the making of this song: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ofByti7A4uM
* Beirut – Cliquot – The Flying Club Cup (2007) – Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA – http://www.beirutband.com/
* Mia Martina & Edward Maya – Stereo Love – (2010) – Saint-Ignace, New Brunswick, Canada; Romania – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stereo_Love Wikipedia details how this melody is from an Azerbaijani song “Bayatılar” from 1989. We should invite Co-op Radio’s Azeri show to join us for a special about this controversy. Listen to Odlar Yurdu Saturdays in Vancouver from 4-5 PM, or at http://www.coopradio.org/content/odlar-yurdu (in Azeri)
* Daniel Handler Co-op Radio Stinger 100.5 (2012) http://www.lemonysnicket.com/
* The Magnetic Fields – Drive On, Driver – Distortion (2008) – Boston, Massachusetts, USA – http://www.houseoftomorrow.com/ “Take me to the airport, I need to be extremely far away.”
* Molotov Jukebox – Trying – Carnival Flower (2014) – UK – http://molotov-jukebox.co.uk
* Lawrence Welk – Calcutta – (1960) – California, USA – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Calcutta_(song)
* Kongos – Come With Me Now – Lunatic (2014) – South Africa – http://www.kongos.com/

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