AccNoir-2011-05-04, Springtime Ticking

Posted on 9 June, 2011 - 08:48 byBruce Triggs

AccNoir-2011-05-04, Springtime Ticking

* Artist – Song – Album (year) – Where are they from? – Contact info if we've got it.
* Hank Penny – Tuxedo Junction – Hank Penny – Hillbilly Be-Bop (1944-1950) – (Out of Print?)
* Andy Fielding – Accordion Noir theme (long version, 2:30) – Accordion Noir (2010) – Vancouver, BC, Canada – recorded special just for our show! More,
* The Leon Sash Quintet – Swedish Pastry – Live At The Velvet Heart Club (1962) – Chicago, Illinois, USA – (the bluesy lift out at 3:30- is a five star.)
* Rio Samaya Band – Deberias Saber (You Should Know) – Secretos (2011) – Vancouver, BC, Canada –
* The Wallets – The Cowboy Song – Body Talk (1988) – Twin Cities, (Minneapolis/Saint Paul, Minnesota) – The Star-Tribune summed the band's style up as a "mix of polka, rock, rhythm-and-blues, jazz and whimsy". "Going-out-of-business party", Star-Tribune, December 29, 1988
* The Silvertones (Pre-The Angry) – Red Headed Flea – (1965) – Canton, Ohio, USA – Hans Stucki, chordovox/acc.
* The Kinks – Alcohol – Muswell Hillbillies (1998) – Accordion –
* Maria in the Shower – Star of Bannack – The Hidden Sayings of Maria in the Shower (2011) – Vancouver, BC, Canada – Visit
* Conjunto Bernal – Loretta Polka – Mi Unico Camino (0) – Texas, usa –
* Duckmandu (Aaron Seeman) – Ill in the Head – Fresh Duck for Rotting Accordionists (2005) – San Francisco, California, USA –
* Harmonium – En Pleine Face – Si On Avait Besoin D'une Cinquième Saison (1975) – Montréal, Québec, Canada –'une_Cinquième_Saison
* Tummel – Tsiganovs hands – Transit (2004) – Sweden –
* Tsar Nicholas III & the Exiles – Saint of a Liar's Church – Letter of Marque (2009) – UK – 
* Vancouver Squeezebox Circle – Vancouver Chopsticks Circle (mp3) – (2008) – – Recorded at Spartucus Books, Feb 7, 2008
* Art Van Damme – On The Alamo – Swinging The Accordion On MPS (0) – USA –
* The Chessmen – What's Causing This Sensation – (1966?) – Vancouver, BC, Canada – Bruce Peterson, Electric Accordion (Terry Jacks' first band, who did "Seasons in the Sun.")

Tonight's cover illustration is: Quim Barreiros', naked hohner accordion, for the coming summer.

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