Jul 7, 2015
Rifflandia + Breakout West 2015
Just announced: Acres Of Lions will be performing at the combined Breakout West / Rifflandia 2015 Festival in Victoria, BC September 17-20. The lineup features some amazing acts including: Modest Mouse, Chromeo, Julian Casablancas, Arkells, No Means No, Tokyo Police Club, Plants and Animals, The Zolas, Leeroy Stagger, Bend Sinister, Mike Edel, The Matinee, and many more. For tickets to the festival visit: For delegate badges to Breakout West visit: >> read more
Mar 18, 2015
Happy St. Patrick’s Day!
Happy St. Paddy’s Day to you all, friends! Please enjoy this acoustic cover of “St. Patrick” by Pvris. It’s sassy and intoxicating, like we all should be on this wonderful day every year. Please oh please, drink safe, get a cab and spew green stuff in the sink, toilet or bathtub… Anything with running water, really. Talk to you soon, people… Very soon… we shall live again… Like the Leprechaun… >> read more
Jul 25, 2014
M Awards: Top Rock Group
Votes are in from Monday Magazine’s readers for the 2014 M Awards, and Acres Of Lions has been selected as Victoria’s Top Rock Group. Other winners include: Current Swell (Top Album), Aidan Knight (Top Solo Artist), The Archers (Top Folk Artist), Class Of 1984 (Top Punk/Metal Artist), Atomique Productions (Top Concert Promoter), Adam Sutherland (Top Studio Producer), and many more. For the full list of M Awards winners, visit the Monday Magazine website. >> read more
May 20, 2014
FREE Rock The Royal tickets
As part of the performances for the 100 year celebration of the Royal and McPherson Theaters, the bands involved have been asked to select and perform a song written by another local artist. Jeff has worked out acoustic versions of a few of our favourite locally written songs, and we’re hoping you can help us choose which one to perform with the full band. In return for your help, we have some free tickets to give away. Just surf on over to the contest page and let us know what you think! >> read more
Mar 31, 2014
Hey! Hi! Hello! Over Here! No, Over Here!
Well Hello again, folks! My, it has certainly been awhile since the last entry, hasn’t it? We have had a slightly unsettling feeling you all might have thought the worst of our fate… that one or all of us must have perished off the map somewhere undesirable and desolate, vultures circling, bones bleaching, face down in a drained pool, rolled up in a carpeet and thrown off a bridge, or maybe had an unfortunate mishap in a freak gasoline fight accident… But we would like to assure you fine people that we are alive and well and residing on Vancouver Island, our hometown of Victoria flourishing this time of year and anticipating the bright and bustling summer we always do. We have had a good bit of a coffee break >> read more