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-2010-01-08, some of Maria in the Shower (Jack and Martin, to be Specific).

Posted on 19 January, 2010 - 08:09 byBruce Triggs

63:42 minutes (58.33 MB)

AccNoir-2010-01-08, some of Maria in the Shower! (Jack and Martin, to be Specific).

I think we're sold out of Accordion Babes Calendars,
but we always have Accordion Noir shirts!
SqueezeboxCircle.org or email us: accordion.noir@gmail.com

*Artist – Song – Album (year) – Where they're from – Contact info.

* Maria in the Shower (well, actually just Jack and Martin from Maria in the Shower, missing Brandon and Todd, but we hope to have them all back) – Amazing Grace – Vancouver, BC, Canada – http://www.mariaintheshower.com

» read more | download audio file | 8502 downloads | 111 plays

AccNoir-2010-01-01, New Years Noir 2010

Posted on 7 January, 2010 - 06:31 byBruce Triggs

63:01 minutes (57.69 MB)

AccNoir-2010-01-01, New Years Noir 2010!

I think we're sold out of Accordion Babes Calendars,
but we always have Accordion Noir shirts!
SqueezeboxCircle.org or email us: accordion.noir@gmail.com

*Artist – Song – Album (year) – Where they're from – Contact info.
* Alexander Sevastian – A. Khachaturian. Toccata – A Midsummer Night's Dream (2005) – Thornhill, Ontario, Canada – http://www.accordions.com/sevastian/

» read more | download audio file | 9105 downloads | 90 plays

AccNoir-2009-12-18, Concertina Noir!

Posted on 29 December, 2009 - 21:47 byBruce Triggs

60:39 minutes (55.53 MB)

AccNoir-2009-12-21, Concertina Noir!

(This post is out of order, but I wanted to get the Winter-wonder-show last week out early. I wasn't drunk or anything here, I don't know why I sound like it.)

In the consumerist vein, pick up Accordion Babes Pin-up Calendars to support Accordion Noir and Co-op Radio for the new year! Spartacus Books, Highlife Records, or Co-op Books!
Accordion Noir shirts are cool winter fashion too, available at Spartacus or from us.
SqueezeboxCircle.org or email us: accordion.noir@gmail.com

» read more | download audio file | 9401 downloads | 85 plays

AccNoir-2009-12-25, Longest Show of the End of the Year

Posted on 26 December, 2009 - 00:08 byBruce Triggs

59:11 minutes (54.19 MB)

AccNoir-2009-12-25, The Longest Show of the Year! (not really)

Pick up Accordion Babes Pin-up Calendars or to support Accordion Noir and Co-op Radio! Spartacus Books, Highlife Records, or Co-op Books!
Accordion Noir shirts are cool winter fashion too.
SqueezeboxCircle.org or email us: accordion.noir@gmail.com

*Artist – Song – Album (year) – Where they're from – Contact info.
* Baby Dee – Frosty the Manic-Depressive Snowman – Rudolph the Disgruntled Reindeer (2000) – http://www.babydee.org/

» read more | download audio file | 8813 downloads | 59 plays

AccNoir-2009-12-11, Best of 2009, with Rowan's collective memory!

Posted on 20 December, 2009 - 23:04 byBruce Triggs

70:06 minutes (64.18 MB)

AccNoir-2009-12-11, Best of 2009, with Rowan's collective memory!

Pick up Accordion Babes Pin-up Calendars to support Accordion Noir and Co-op Radio! Spartacus Books, Highlife Records, or Co-op Books! SqueezeboxCircle.org or email us: accordion.noir@gmail.com

Artist – Song (sorry, we haven't got the details for these songs here.)
Rika Ruebsaat - Green Fields of Canada
Loudon Wainwright III - Daughter
Jelena Milejovic / Elyse Jacobson - Whistler's Mother
Amelia Curran - Scattered & Small
Ksenija Sidorova - Karabas-Barabas' Dance
Lars Hollmer - Endlich Ein Zamba

» read more | download audio file | 8806 downloads | 42 plays

AccNoir-2009-12-04, Best of Live Noir 2009 fixed

Posted on 12 December, 2009 - 15:08 byBruce Triggs

59:55 minutes (54.86 MB)

AccNoir-2009-12-04b, Best of Live Noir, 2009

I did it again, at the beginning of the earlier version I posted of this show, I forgot to cut off ten minutes of the Gospel Train, in all it's glory admittedly. I fixed it.

Pick up Accordion Babes Pin-up Calendars to support Accordion Noir and Co-op Radio! Spartacus Books, Highlife Records, or Co-op Books! SqueezeboxCircle.org or email us: accordion.noir@gmail.com

In case you're wondering, the GunBellows show was on Dec 4th at 2 AM, this show was the same day, but hours later at our regular 9:30 PM time. Long day.

» read more | download audio file | 8994 downloads | 73 plays

AccNoir-2009-12-04, GunBellows Anniversary Weirdness (repaired version)

Posted on 7 December, 2009 - 16:12 byBruce Triggs

71:55 minutes (65.86 MB)

AccNoir-2009-12-04, GunBellows Anniversary Weirderness!

[Jardel, our new favorite listener from Brazil, noticed a few shows had the ends cut off. That's not right! We're trying to replace those with corrected versions. If you hear such problems, it's great to let us know so everybody won't miss a thing. Thanks Jardel!]

Pick up Accordion Babes Pin-up Calendars to support Accordion Noir and Co-op Radio! Spartacus Books, Highlife Records, or Co-op Books! www.SqueezeboxCircle.org or email us: accordion.noir@gmail.com

» read more | download audio file | 8403 downloads | 40 plays

AccNoir-2009-12-04, GunBellows Anniversary Weirdness

Posted on 4 December, 2009 - 17:20 byBruce Triggs

71:55 minutes (65.85 MB)

AccNoir-2009-12-04, GunBellows Anniversary Weirderness!

Pick up Accordion Babes Pin-up Calendars to support Accordion Noir and Co-op Radio! Spartacus Books, Highlife Records, or Co-op Books! www.SqueezeboxCircle.org or email us: accordion.noir@gmail.com

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AccNoir-2009-11-27, Squeezebox Circus Music

Posted on 28 November, 2009 - 16:06 byBruce Triggs

58:27 minutes (53.52 MB)

AccNoir-2009-11–27, Squeezebox Circus Music!

Remember, this month's Vancouver Squeezebox Circle is on Wednesday Dec 2nd (not Thurs), at Spartacus Books, 684 E. Hastings. SqueezeboxCircle.org
Pick up Accordion Babes Pinup Calendars to support Accordion Noir and Co-op Radio! See you there!

* Intro by with Duckmandu's Stars and Stripes Forever! (Don't worry, we handled the emergency.)
* The Decemberists – My Mother Was A Chinese Trapese Artist – 5 Songs (2003) – Portland, Oregon, USA – http://www.decemberists.com/

» read more | download audio file | 42015 downloads | 75 plays

AccNoir-2009-10-16, Accordion Noir Festival Replay!

Posted on 13 November, 2009 - 23:31 byBruce Triggs

66:09 minutes (60.57 MB)

AccNoir-2009-10-16, Accordion Noir Festival Replay!

These are tracks from the live performances at our 2nd Annual Accordion Noir Festival in September. Thank you for making it a fine time to be alive!

Friday, Sept 11th wildness at Vancouver's Cafe Montmartre:

* Rowan Lipkovits (after Veda Hille) - the Williamsburg Bridge
* Joanna Chapman-Smith & Dawn Zoe - Zirkus Muzik
* Dawn Zoe (after Bob Marley) - Mellow Mood
* Barbara Adler (after Eminem) - Lose Yourself
* Andy Fielding - Pas Ma Nom
* Andy Fielding (after Merv Griffin) - Jeopardy Theme

» read more | download audio file | 9055 downloads | 55 plays

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