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-2011-09-23, Accordion Resistance Special Ukulele Gudge-show with Barbara Adler

Posted on 28 October, 2011 - 18:42 byBruce Triggs

90:36 minutes (82.96 MB)

AccNoir-2011-09-23, Accordion Resistance Special Ukulele Gudge-show w/Barbara Adler

* Artist – Song – Album (year) – Where are they from? – Contact info if we've got it.
* AccNoir Fest 2011 PRA mp3 – Accordion Noir PRA's (2011) – –
* Duckmandu (Aaron Seeman) – Holiday in Cambodia – Fresh Duck for Rotting Accordionists (2005) – San Francisco, California, USA – http://www.duckmandu.com/
* Terror of Tiny Town (Geoff Berner) – Adolescent Services – Terror of Tiny Town (0) – Vancouver, BC, Canada – http://www.geoffberner.com

» read more | download audio file | 4662 downloads | 50 plays

AccNoir-2011-09-21, Accordion Noir Festival on the threshold 2011 by Accordion Noir

Posted on 15 October, 2011 - 19:37 byBruce Triggs

59:04 minutes (54.08 MB)

AccNoir-2011-09-21, Accordion Noir Festival on the threshold 2011

* Artist – Song – Album (year) – Where are they from? – Contact info if we've got it.
* AccNoir Fest 2011 PRA mp3 – Accordion Noir PRA's (2011) – –
* Duckmandu (Aaron Seeman) – Girl U Want – Fresh Duck for Rotting Accordionists (2005) – San Francisco, California, USA – http://www.duckmandu.com/
* Geoff Berner – Rabbi Berner Finally Reveals His True Religious Agenda – Victory Party (2011) – Vancouver, BC, Canada – http://www.geoffberner.com

» read more | download audio file | 5869 downloads | 71 plays

AccNoir-2011-09-14, Layers on Layers

Posted on 15 October, 2011 - 19:30 byBruce Triggs

56:26 minutes (51.68 MB)

AccNoir-2011-09-14, Layers on Layers

* Artist – Song – Album (year) – Where are they from? – Contact info if we've got it.
* Bain Mattox – One and Only – Bird in the Hand (2007) – Athens, Georgia, USA – http://www.bainmattox.com/
* Andy Fielding – Accordion Noir theme (short version, 1:06) – Accordion Noir (2010) – Vancouver, BC, Canada – recorded special just for our show! More, http://www.andyfielding.com/temp/visigoth.pdf

» read more | download audio file | 4650 downloads | 41 plays

Announcing the Fourth Annual Accordion Noir Festival, Sept 23-25, in Vancouver, BC, Canada! (PRA)

Posted on 19 September, 2011 - 21:51 byBruce Triggs

1:00 minutes (706.98 KB)

AccNoir-2011-09-23/25, Accordion Noir Festival 2011 Pre Recorded Announcement!

It's time for the fourth annual Accordion Noir Festival!

Main stage: this Friday, September 23rd. 8 PM
Maria in the Shower,
Geoff Berner,
Fang,
the Orkestar Slivovica,
and you!
with
Magic by Dr. T,
shadow puppets by Mind of a Snail,
DJ sets by Taal Mala and Tarran the Tailor,
Burlesque performances by Loulou D'Vil and Little Miss Risk
AND an 8 pm screening of the crazy accordion film,
Black Cat,White Cat
All for $10, at the Waldorf (1489 E. Hastings),

Then Sat Sept 24th:

» read more | download audio file | 5636 downloads | 108 plays

AccNoir-2011-08-10, Jen Curates the Crates!

Posted on 14 September, 2011 - 12:30 byBruce Triggs

60:55 minutes (55.77 MB)

AccNoir-2011-08-10, Jen Curates the Crates!

* Artist – Song

Andy Fielding - Accordion Noir theme
Robin Archer (Brecht/Weill) - the Solomon Song
Bonnie "Prince" Billy - Easy Does It
Fred Eaglesmith - Maggie and Me
Steve Earle - the Boy Who Never Cried
Ani DiFranco - Face Up and Sing
Lucinda Williams - Jackson
Rufus Wainwright (after Leonard Cohen) - Everybody Knows
Perla Batalla (after Leonard Cohen) - Bird On a Wire
Josh Ritter - Snow is Gone
John Prine - Six O'Clock News
Corbin Murdoch - Accidentals, Exotics, and Escapes

» read more | download audio file | 5037 downloads | 150 plays

AccNoir-2011-08-17, with Scotia Victoria Gilroy of Vladimirska

Posted on 14 September, 2011 - 12:23 byBruce Triggs

64:01 minutes (58.62 MB)

AccNoir-2011-08-17, with Scotia Victoria Gilroy of Vladimirska

* Artist – Song

Andy Fielding - Accordion Noir theme song
To Ostatnia Niedziela, the "suicide tango"
Vladimirska - Werewolf (about author Jan Potocki)
And then something -- but we don't know what -- by the Motion Trio
Czestaw Spiewa - Debiut
Ingrid Gatin - Take These Walls
Another unknown song followed, by Oy Division
Konsonans Retro - Podolian Wedding Song
Vladimirska - The Dancing Bear
Cornelia Catanga - Melody
Vladimirska - Spectacolo

» read more | download audio file | 4697 downloads | 120 plays

AccNoir-2011-08-24, Reggae Summer

Posted on 1 September, 2011 - 13:44 byBruce Triggs

59:44 minutes (54.69 MB)

AccNoir-2011-08-24, Reggae Summer

Accordion Hallucinations!
Please come to our first event this week as a preview for our September Accordion Noir festival: Tuesday, September 6 at 8:30pm Nyala African/Ethiopian Cuisine 4148 Main Street Vancouver, BC https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=161035460639379

* Artist – Song – Album (year) – Where are they from? – Contact info if we've got it.
* The Bedouin – Cruel Justice – Gun Crazy (1991) – Vancouver, BC, Canada – From Highlife Records, http://www.highlifeworld.com/index2.html

» read more | download audio file | 5222 downloads | 105 plays

AccNoir-2011-07-27, Arts Wells and Worlds (less than one month behind!)

Posted on 25 August, 2011 - 13:47 byBruce Triggs

59:49 minutes (52.54 MB)

AccNoir-2011-07-27, Arts Wells and Worlds

* Artist – Song – Album (year) – Where are they from? – Contact info if we've got it.
* Frode Haltli – The Letter – Passing Images (2007) – Norway – http://www.haltli.com/
* Markku Lepistö, David Munnelly, Riccardo Tesi, Bruno Le Tron, Didier Laloy – Samurai I – Accordion Samurai (2011) – Belgium, France, Finland, Ireland, Italy – http://wwww.homerecords.be/index.php

» read more | download audio file | 5008 downloads | 74 plays

AccNoir–2011–07–20, Summer Weather (that was it)

Posted on 24 August, 2011 - 14:37 byBruce Triggs

60:00 minutes (52.26 MB)

AccNoir–2011–07–20, Summer Weather (that was it)

* Artist – Song – Album (year) – Where are they from? – Contact info if we've got it.
* The Willis Brothers – Wrangler Boogie – The Golden Age of the Willis Brothers – Oklahoma/Kansas City/Nashville, USA – http://www.dagmar-anita-binge.de/
* Fang – Hipsters Playing Sports! – Diskopatska (2011) – Vancouver, BC, Canada – http://www.badler.ca/ http://www.dropcards.com/diskopatska/content/index.php

» read more | download audio file | 4885 downloads | 34 plays

AccNoir-2011-07-06, All thanks to the Gramaphones?

Posted on 14 August, 2011 - 20:04 byBruce Triggs

58:16 minutes (50.87 MB)

AccNoir-2011-07-06, All thanks to the Gramaphones?

Please consider donating to support the Hayloft Gang documentary and spread the word about the accordion history in early country music.
http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/163043958/the-hayloft-gang-the-story-of-the-national-barn-da

* Artist – Song – Album (year) – Where are they from? – Contact info if we've got it.
* BU☆LI – Let's Go Zundoko!! – Grand Parade ep. (2003) – Sapporo City, Japan – http://www.myspace.com/buli1993 http://www.sister.co.jp/english/catalog_e_benten.html

» read more | download audio file | 5458 downloads | 66 plays

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