AccNoir-2011-06–08, Tunes with Rowan (look, only a month behind!)

Posted on 7 August, 2011 - 22:00 byBruce Triggs

AccNoir-2011-06–08, Tunes with Rowan (look, only a month behind!)

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* Artist – Song – Album (year) – Where are they from? – Contact info if we've got it.
* Solas – A Tune For Rowan – The Turning Tide (2010) – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA –
* Marquis Quintet – Marquis song 2 – Live in Paris
* Mechanical accordion sax machine 2 – Live from Rowan's trip!
* Marquis Quintet – Marquis song 8 – Live in Paris
* Johnny Meyer – Deed i do – Johnny Meijer: Dutch Swing College Band "128" (1974) – The Netherlands
* Marquis Quintet – Marquis song 6 – Live in Paris
* The Tom Fun Orchestra – Watchmaker – You Will Land With A Thud (2007) – Cape Breton Island, Canada –
* Regina Carter – Kanou – Regina Carter - Reverse Thread (2010) – New York, New York, USA – (Will Holshouser, acc.)
* Rupa & The April Fishes – Wishful Thinking – eXtraOrdinary Rendition (2006) – San Francisco Bay Area, California, USA – with Isabell Douglass, acc.
* Marc And Ann Savoy – Dans La Louisianne – American Roots Music [Disc 4] (2000) –
* Richard Galliano Quartett – Les oiseaux – New Musette (1991) – Cannes, France – (Label Bleu )

Tonight's cover illustration is: a pan-European image of a French musette accordion player, all in Russian (I think.) Sadly, no idea where we got that one.

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