Accordion Noir plays punk-rock classical-folk music from around the world, with jazz and an occasional token polka. Broadcast live on CFRO Co-Op Radio from the heart of the Downtown Eastside in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Earth.

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For more about Bruce's Accordion History Book Project and various amusements, look at: www.AccordionUprising.org

For more on Vancouver's accordion scene, go to The Vancouver Squeezebox Circle site or join the Circle, spectators welcome (don't feel pressure to play), every first Thursday of the month at Spartacus Books, 684 E. Hastings, Vancouver.

Welcome to Accordion Noir; enjoy the squeezings!

AccNoir-2012-01-04, Here we go again

Posted on 25 January, 2012 - 13:23 byBruce Triggs

59:29 minutes (54.46 MB)

AccNoir-2012-01-04, Here we go again

* Artist – Song – Album (year) – Where they're from – contact…

* Bain Mattox – Sixes And Fives – Bain Mattox (2003) – Athens, Georgia, USA – http://www.bainmattox.com/
* Andy Fielding – Accordion Noir theme (medium version, 1:47) – Accordion Noir (2010) – Vancouver, BC, Canada – recorded special just for our show! http://www.zisman.ca/squeezebox/Music/Accordion%20Noir%20%28leadsheet,%2004feb10%29.pdf

» read more | download audio file | 25011 downloads | 1393 plays

AccNoir-2011-01-11, Rowan walks the Planks, with Raghu Lokanathan and Ana Bon-Bon

Posted on 17 January, 2012 - 13:11 byBruce Triggs

54:13 minutes (49.64 MB)

AccNoir-2011-01-11, Rowan walks the Planks, with Raghu Lokanathan and Ana Bon-Bon

Come to the Creaking Planks’ 7th anniversary with Raghu Lokanathan & Ana Bon-Bon!
Wed. Jan 18, 2012, at the Railway Club, upstairs at 579 Dunsmuir Street. The show should be rolling by 8:30 pm, admission is $8, or $6 for Railway Club members.

* Artist – Song – contact…
* Creaking Planks - Accordion Noir Theme – http://creakingplanks.com/
* Ana Bon-Bon - I Put A Spell On You – http://www.anabonbon.com/
* Raghu Lokanathan - Sick Boy – http://www.raghumusic.com/

» read more | download audio file | 12288 downloads | 552 plays

AccNoir-2011-12-28, Klezmer Noir 2011 (Part 3 of 3)

Posted on 13 January, 2012 - 09:40 byBruce Triggs

73:23 minutes (67.19 MB)

AccNoir-2011-12-28, Klezmer Noir 2011 (Part 3 of 3)

* Artist – Song – Album (year) – Where are they from? – Contact info if we've got it.
* Daniel Kahn & The Painted Bird – Mayn Rue Plats / Where I rest – Partisans & Parasites (2009) – Detroit, Michigan, USA / Berlin, Germany – http://www.paintedbird.net/ Geoff Berner sings a version of this.
* Geoff Berner – Mayn Rue Platz – Victory Party (2011) – Vancouver, BC, Canada – http://www.geoffberner.com Daniel Kahn does this song too.

» read more | download audio file | 12270 downloads | 335 plays

AccNoir-2011-12-28, Klezmer Noir 2011 (Part 2 of 3)

Posted on 12 January, 2012 - 12:06 byBruce Triggs

56:29 minutes (51.71 MB)

AccNoir-2011-12-28, Klezmer Noir 2011 (Part 2 of 3)

* Artist – Song – Album (year) – Where are they from? – Contact info if we've got it.

* Nathan Prince Nazaroff – A Mazeldiker Yid (Yiddish Song) (with octophone!) 1954 – http://www.folkways.si.edu/albumdetails.aspx?itemid=1177
* Geoff Berner – Lucky God Damn Jew – Whiskey Rabbi (2005) – Vancouver, BC, Canada – http://www.geoffberner.com

» read more | download audio file | 6967 downloads | 191 plays

AccNoir-2011-12-28, Klezmer Noir 2011 (Part 1 of 3).

Posted on 9 January, 2012 - 11:02 byBruce Triggs

50:03 minutes (45.82 MB)

AccNoir-2011-12-28, Klezmer Noir 2011 (Part 1 of 3).

* Artist – Song – Album (year) – Where are they from? – Contact info if we've got it.
* Mishka Ziganoff – Bessarabia Doina – Squeeze Play-World Accordion (1920) – USA, New York Klezzmer – www.rounderstore.com/ product.asp?P=1166110902
* Adrienne Cooper – Drey, Dreydl, and Friling – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QDqQ70_Krlc – http://www.adriennecooper.com
* The Klezmatics – Beggars' Dance – Possessed (2002) – New York City, New York State, USA – http://klezmatics.com/

» read more | download audio file | 6808 downloads | 171 plays

AccNoir-2011-12-07, Best of Live Guests 2011 (see you next year!)

Posted on 31 December, 2011 - 21:20 byBruce Triggs

58:20 minutes (53.41 MB)

AccNoir-2011-12-07, Best of Live Guests 2011 (see you next year!)

* Artist – Song – Contact info if we've got it.
* Creaking Planks - Accordion Noir theme (after Andy Fielding) - Download Sheet Music from the Vancouver Squeezebox Circle site, send us your version and we'll open the show with you!
* Robyn Carrigan - the Butcher's Boy (trad.) - https://www.facebook.com/RobynCarrigan
* Tanguisette - Detresse - http://www.francois-laberge.com/

» read more | download audio file | 6177 downloads | 148 plays

AccNoir-2011-11-30, the Six Seasons of Love with Rejean Bussieres and Francois Laberge

Posted on 30 December, 2011 - 01:39 byBruce Triggs

57:35 minutes (52.72 MB)

AccNoir-2011-11-30, the Six Seasons of Love with Rejean Bussieres and Francois Laberge

Rejean and Francois recently performed at the 3rd edition of Rejean’s French Cabaret in Victoria, produced by U. Vic. proof Emmanuel Herique.

Playlist:
* Song – Commentary.

» read more | download audio file | 5983 downloads | 150 plays

AccNoir-2011-12-21, Bruce's faves 2011

Posted on 23 December, 2011 - 21:51 byBruce Triggs

59:23 minutes (54.38 MB)

AccNoir-2011-12-21, Bruce's faves 2011

Check out Rowan's Gift Guide: The Official Accordion Noir Guide to Accordion Presents on Etsy This Holiday Season

* Artist – Song – Album (year) – Where are they from? – Contact info if we've got it.
* Piccola Bottega Baltazar – La campana de Bassan – Titolo sconosciuto (2011) – Italy – www.piccolabottegabaltazar.it

» read more | download audio file | 6938 downloads | 137 plays

AccNoir-2011-12-14, Rowan's faves 2011

Posted on 21 December, 2011 - 00:10 byBruce Triggs

58:23 minutes (53.45 MB)

AccNoir-2011-12-14, Rowan's faves 2011

Check out Rowan's Gift Guide: The Official Accordion Noir Guide to Accordion Presents on Etsy This Holiday Season

* Artist – Song – Album (year) – Where are they from? – Contact info if we've got it.
* Captain Tractor – London Calling – East of Edson (1995) – Edmonton, Alberta Canada – http://www.captaintractor.com/

» read more | download audio file | 6962 downloads | 145 plays

AccNoir-2011-11-23, Where was Bobby Dylan When We Needed Him?

Posted on 16 December, 2011 - 11:18 byBruce Triggs

63:18 minutes (57.95 MB)

AccNoir-2011-11-23, Where was Bobby Dylan When We Needed Him?

* Artist – Song – Album (year) – Where are they from? – Contact info if we've got it.
* Milann&Laloy – Slow Motion – Rozz (2011) – Belgium – www.homerecords.be
* Andy Fielding – Accordion Noir theme (medium version, 1:47) – Accordion Noir (2010) – Vancouver, BC, Canada – recorded special just for our show! http://www.zisman.ca/squeezebox/Music/Accordion%20Noir%20%28leadsheet,%2004feb10%29.pdf
* Matuto – Dois Nordestes – Matuto (2010) – Brazil/Appalachia – www.robcurto.com www.clayross.com

» read more | download audio file | 5935 downloads | 146 plays

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