AccNoir-2007-10-12, Polkapolypse week one of three.

Posted on 13 October, 2007 - 17:04 byBruce Triggs

Accordion Noir: Playlist: October 12, 2007
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Polka Drag-out technical knock-out. Week one of three!

Artist -- Song -- Album (Date) -- Origin -- label/contact if known

Pistolera -- Mentirosos -- Pistolera (2005) -- Brooklyn, NY, USA --
Brave Combo -- At The Polkafest -- Polka's Revenge (2007) -- Denton, Texas, USA --
Polkacide -- Grey Horse (Siwy Kon) -- Hardcore 2/4 (1999) -- San Francisco, CA, USA --
Chango Spasiuk -- Ivanco (Little John in Ucranian) -- The Charm of Chamamé (2003 compilation) -- Argentina --
Polka Freak Out (Bubba Hernandez + Alex Meixner) -- A Heart's Grand Opening -- Polka Freak Out (2007) -- Texas, USA --
Friendly Rich and the Lollipop People -- Alberta Wedding Song -- the Friendly Rich show (2006) -- Ontario, Canada --
Minnesota All-Stars -- Bill Czerniak, Getting Loose/Mel Brenden with the Minnesota Scandinavian Ensemble, Calle Schewen Waltz (NOT A POLKA!)/Larry Malmberg, Under the Double Eagle/"Wee Willie" Makovsky, Emil's Polka -- Rounders Records (2005) --
Rowan Lipkovits (the Decemberists) -- Mariner's Revenge song
Guy Klucevsek (doing some pretty out-there polka style) -- Polka 1 -- Manhattan Cascade (1992) -- New York City, USA --
Thomas Fersen -- Croque -- Putumayo - French Playground (2005) -- France --
Weird Al Yankovic -- Bohemian Polka -- Alapalooza (1993) -- USA --
Schmenge Brothers -- Salute to New Wave Music (Our most requested performance. Kindof a crappy crackly recording, sorry.)
Ksenija Sidorova -- Polka-bird, Childrens' Suite N2 on A. Tolstoy's story "The Golden Key" -- Ad libitum... -- (From Latvia and the UK, not Poland, my mistake) -- Ksenija is the young woman who's accordion got stolen last year. You can't hardly hear her under us talking, but there you go.
Rowan Lipkovits (the Ramones) -- Beat on the Brat

You know better than us; were all these polkas?

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