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Arctic Air
Feb 25, 2014
Arctic Air features Bright Lights
Popular CBC produced television show Arctic Air starring Adam Beach will be featuring several Acres Of Lions songs in their upcoming season. Bright Lights will be featured in Season 3 – Episode 2. February 25 @ 9 PM. Better Luck Next Year will be featured in Season 3 – Episode 9. March 18 @ 9 PM. >> read more
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Oct 22, 2013
West Coast shows were amazing!
We reached the end of our short little tour last week with a hometown gig in Victoria at Upstairs Cabaret, and the finale in Vancouver, a classic, intimate gig at The Media Club! Here’s a spicy scene from the gig at Upstairs… we think we’re so funny sometimes: We had an excellent time sharing the stage with our friends in Aegis Fang, Freedom Pony and Sharks! On Fire!, and it was sure a shame that the tour could not continue on through the entire month of October… sad faces all around… but this fall is a time for us to reconnoiter the musical region we exist in and discover an all new approach in which to deliver some sweet new jams straight into your thirsty ear-gullets. In proper English: we >> read more
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Oct 8, 2013
Solid hangs at BreakOut West!
It’s been a spell since we’ve had a good long hang in Cow-town, but thanks to BreakOut West, we were able to spend 3 magical days in a blur, roaming the streets downtown, being naughty in hotels, seeing some excellent bands in action and literally swimming in Big Rock Pilsner. And not at all to worry about us boys from Victoria… we survived with only a few scars… some physical, but mostly emotional… it hurts so good! We spent a night in Edmonton playing a gig at Filthy McNasty’s the night before the festivities began… of course, we needed to warm up to this onslaught of festival behaviour and build up our tolerance a little bit… and make sure our set was spot on for the oncoming storm of performances >> read more
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Oct 2, 2013
The Fall Tour Begins!
Well, here we are again, folks! It’s been a good year; a busy start leading us into a spectacular summer of festivals and good people across the country, and now in the autumn season in the year of 2013, it’s time for us to once again put all of our trust into the van we love so much, the van that has given everything and taken nothing, a van that forgives us for all of our cursing, urinating in bottles and spilling coffee (along with other liquids, secretions and gross unmentionables) on the upholstery, and go on tour. We will be re-visiting some old haunts and will be performing twice, as well as having a few good beverages with a few good friends, in Calgary for BreakOut West! We’ve had >> read more
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Sep 25, 2013
Western Canadian Tour
Acres Of Lions is back on the road this fall with a short run of tour dates in Western Canada. The tour includes showcase performances at BreakOut West in Calgary, as well as headlining performances in Victoria, Vancouver, and Edmonton. The dates are as follows: Oct 3 – Edmonton @ Filthy McNasty’s Oct 4 – Calgary @ The Palomino (9 PM) Oct 5 – Calgary @ The Republik (10 PM) Oct 10 – Victoria @ Upstairs Cabaret Oct 11 – Vancouver @ The Media Club For more info, check out the TOUR page. >> read more