AccNoir-2010-09-01, Raise the Titano!

Posted on 2 October, 2010 - 01:24 byBruce Triggs

AccNoir-2010-09-01, Raise the Titano!

Apologies for falling so far behind with these episodes while preparing for our Accordion Noir Festival. I'll try to catch up with a cascade of shows this week. The Fest was grand, we hope for more and better next year!

* Artist – Song – Album (year) – Where are they from? – Contact info if we've got it.
* Polkacide – Frailichs 1 & 2 – Hardcore 2/4 (1999) – San Francisco Bay Area, California, USA –
* Andy Fielding – Accordion Noir theme (medium version, 1:47) – Accordion Noir (2010) – Vancouver, BC, Canada – recorded special just for our show! More,
* Tony O'Leary – Cooley's Reel/Merry Blacksmith – Pump The Box (2006) – Newfoundland, Canada –
* La Bottine Souriante – Dans nos vieilles maisons – Quebec, Canada –
* Le Vent Du Nord – L'heure Bleue – Dans Les Airs (2007) – Québec, Canada –
* Gloria Deluxe – Ballad Of The Cherry Blossoms – Devotionals (Songs For Shunkin) (2001) – Brooklyn, New York, USA – Cynthia Hopkins, acc.
* Rosapaeda – O Re Re - Miele Remix – Mater (2007) – Italy –
* Fernando Otero – Siempre Amor — Las Ruedas Siguen Girando – Pagina De Buenos Aires (2007) – Argentina –
* Mie Miki, accordion / Nobuko Imai, viola – Duo – Into the Depth of Time (1998) – Japan –
* Einmal Kommt Die Liebe – Sorgen En Vintermorgen – Røversanger (2006) – Oslo, Norway –  
* Tin Hat Trio – Things That Might Have Been – Book Of Silk (2004) – San Francisco, California, USA –
* Groanbox Boys – Beneath A Dark Veil Of Needles – Gran Bwa (2008) – London, England –

This episode's cover is: a Titano Combo-Cordion! The last best-hope of the accordion to catch the wave of Rock and Roll Wipe out! They're pretty cool though. (Related to the Tiger Combo-Cordion model, and similarly unsuccessful.)


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