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Accordion Noir radio playlist 2009-06-05: The Instrument With No Name!

June 17, 2019
AccNoir 2009-06-05


From ten years ago, here’s another classic Accordion Noir archival episode, number 131!  At its original online home, it garnered some 12403 listens, and you can continue enjoying its squeezy sounds courtesy of the Internet Archive.  Now here’s its playlist:

AccNoir-2009-06-05, Does it even need a name?

Artist – Song – Album (date) – Sources?
Sunparlour Players – Joy In What You Lack – Wave North (2009) – Toronto, Ontario, Canada –
Clifton Chenier – If I Ever Get Lucky – Zydeco Dynamite: Anthology (Disc 1) (1959) – Louisiana, USA – (For any doubters that you can play blues on the accordion.)
Pepe Molina – Cumbiambera – The Rough Guide to Cumbia – Colombia
Cie Montanaro – Scottish du Mali – Messatge (2002) – Paca, France –
Lubo & Kaba Horo – Kaba p.m. – Contrabanda (2008) – Montreal, Quebec, Canada / Sofia, Bulgaria –
Joanna Moon – En Quarantaine – Vagabunda (2008) – Toronto, Ontario, Canada –
Richard Bliwas – Moma – Uncovered (2009) – New York City, New York State, USA –
17 Hippies – The Moving Song – Heimlich (2007) – Berlin, Germany – jaw harp! Isn’t this a Beatles’ song? That weird George Harrison one off Sgt. Pepper? (Within You Without You.)
Our Breakup Polka – by some band that never got to win the Grammy… (from a funky Polka ’til You Drop tin-boxed collection Rowan found at a thrift-store, that doesn’t include any info on who the artists are! What’s up with that?)
Dave “Pappy” Hamel ~ Pap and the Sidemen – Undecided – Back Here With Me (2009) – British Columbia, Canada –
The Thin Man – Polar Bears & Lollipops – Spectres (2008) – Chicago, Illinois, USA – www.
Redboot Quartet – Grand Central Queen / Vas y Mimille – Vancouver, BC, Canada –
Alec K. Redfearn & The Eyesores – Morphine Drip – The Quiet Room (2005) – Providence, Rhode Island, USA (Home of HP Lovecraft!) –


This episode’s cover is: Lubo & Kaba Horo’s new album Contrabanda!


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