The Acorn @ Scala, May 12th.

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What? The Acorn

The Acorn are Canada’s and perhaps North America’s hottest new alt.folk band. Some of you may have been lucky enough to see them on recent UK support slots with the mighty Elbow and Fleet Foxes. The band have three full lengths in the bag already, the first coming in 2004. Their latest offering, ‘Glory Hope Mountain’, their debut UK release through Bella Union (home to Fleet Foxes), has propelled them into the limelight. The band is a five piece but they have an extended family of friends and collaborators that they regularly perform with including the satin voiced Cacey Mecija who you can hear on one of their stand out tracks ‘The Lullaby (Mountain)’.
For Fans Of: Woodpigeon, Sufjan Stevens, Annuals.

Support comes from Satin voice Cacey herself and her band Ohbijou.

When? Tuesday, May 12th.

Where? Scala, Kings X.

How Much? £9.50

Tickets? ticketweb *MM * SOS

mp3: The Acorn – The Lullaby (Mountain)

mp3: Ohbijou – St Francis

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4 Responses to “The Acorn @ Scala, May 12th.”

  1. Speaking of the satin-voiced Casey Mecija, her and her band Ohbijou (from Toronto) will be the support band for this gig. http://www.myspace.com/ohbijou

  2. I heard a rumor Bon Iver was supporting? Anyone confirm?

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