Sat. September 10th 2016 7:30pm @ WISE Hall (No Minors) 7:30pm
Tickets at: https://thecultch.com/events/9th-annual-accordion-noir-festival/
Presented by: Accordion Noir Festival
This annual celebration of underground accordion culture brings together artists from around the globe for four days of squeezebox-themed concerts, dance parties, community events and cabaret. A long-time East Vancouver favourite, it showcases the best in alt accordion including cabaret, circus, folk-roots, indie, punk and klezmer. This year’s festival highlights the accordion’s deep cultural roots and features acts from Texas, Nunavut, Colombia, China and France alongside local favourites like Geoff Berner, Jack Garton and the Demon Squadron, and many more. Blending the cutting edge with the fiercely danceable, Noir Potion #9 is a four day dose of love tonic, guaranteed to cure accordion haters.
Dirty Grace (Beatboxin' Heart Folk)
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Who are Dirty Grace? With one member from Eastern Canada, one from Western Canada, and one from somewhere in the middle, Dirty Grace covers a lot of ground, but not just geographically. The trio of songwriters produce a playful mix of music ranging from the provocatively cheeky to the intimately introspective, all driven by a curiosity in mus... more info[Upload Show Photos] // [Add Video]