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Oct 9, 2012
Acres Fall Tour Blog #5
“FRESH POOOOOOOTS!” – Said, all of us always, and forever So it has been a rather busy last two weeks, and we have been running solely on energy drinks. protein bars and about 5-6 fresh pots of coffee a day. It is more than an addiction this time around. We have been averaging about 3-4 hours of sleep, and the occasional narcoleptic lapse in the van. But, you know, that’s just how she goes when you’re straight giggin’r and working on the road for months on end. Fresh pots are hard to come by, but you take what you can get, fresh pot or not. Fresh pots. This past week, we had the distinct pleasure of opening for an inspiring band from Vancouver called “Limblifter.” The show was at Venue, >> read more
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Sep 26, 2012
Cover Song Tuesday – Limblifter
Hello again there, friends! And welcome back to Cover Song Tuesday! This week’s feature song is Limblifter’s “Tinfoil.” Please enjoy, and remember to subscribe to our YouTube page to get next week’s feature cover song first, as well as more of our music and videos! Thanks again and see you next week! #coversongtuesday >> read more
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Sep 25, 2012
Acres Fall Tour Blog #4
“The new word for ‘Awesome’ should be ‘Scientific.'” – Billy The Kid, raising a good point, as always You know when you return home after being away for so long you can’t remember when you left and you have that one day and night off from everything to just simply exist and contemplate, eat a home cooked meal with your friends, slowly sip a few fingers of some finely aged fire, listen to some truly brilliant tunes and walk up and down the streets of the town you’ve grown to love so well, for all it’s faults, greatness and beauty? That’s exactly what I got the chance to do this weekend upon my Greyhound bus return to Vancouver and Victoria, while simultaneously playing a couple great solo shows with one >> read more
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Sep 20, 2012
Acres Fall Tour Blog #3
“How ’bout you go get me another juicebox, Juicebox!” – Shane, screaming in Tyson’s continuous juicebox drinking face You know how sometimes you get bummed out a little bit because you want summer to continue so badly; the warm weather, the barely dressed good-looking people walking around everywhere unashamed with their parts out, the summer treats like iced coffee and slush puppies easily consumed due to your brain being on fire, the boat rides out on the lake for fun and not just fishing or getting rid of cruel mistakes? Well, we were truly blessed for our time in Kelowna. We got to spend 4 magically scorching days in the sun with friends, wake-boarding on lake Okanagan, playing a couple amazing gigs and drinking a seemingly endless supply of delicious >> read more
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Sep 20, 2012
Cover Song Tuesday – Sufjan Stevens
Hello again there, friends! And welcome back to Cover Song Tuesday! This week’s feature song is Sufjan Stevens’ “Concerning The UFO Sighting Near Highland, IL.” Please enjoy, and remember to subscribe to our YouTube page to get next week’s feature cover song first, as well as more of our music and videos! Thanks again and see you next week! #coversongtuesday >> read more