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Out Now: June 1, 2010 New Releases

Note: Album streams and MP3s may only be available for a limited time.

No Ghost CoverThe Acorn – No Ghost
Listen: “No Ghost” (mp3)
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Dunya CoverBibi Tanga – Dunya
Listen: Full Album Stream
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Home(here) CoverBig Tree – Home(here)
Listen: “The Concurrence Of All Things” (mp3)
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Say It CoverBorn Ruffians – Say It
Listen: Full Album Stream
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The People's Record CoverClub 8 – The People’s Record
Listen: “Shape Up!” (mp3)
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There Is A Mountain CoverCommon Prayer – There Is A Mountain
Listen: “Us vs. Them” (mp3)
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House of Tongues CoverElk City – House of Tongues
Listen: Full Album Stream | “Nine O’Clock in France” (mp3) | “Jerks On Ice” (mp3)
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The Chaos CoverThe Futureheads – The Chaos
Listen: Full Album Stream
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Summer House CoverGold Motel – Summer House
Listen: Full Album Stream
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Good Old War CoverGood Old War – Good Old War
Listen: Full Album Stream
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MOMO CoverHooray for Earth – MOMO
Listen: Full Album Stream
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Wake Up The Nation CoverPaul Weller – Wake Up The Nation
Listen: Full Album Stream
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Fossils & Other Phantoms CoverPeggy Sue – Fossils & Other Phantoms
Listen: Full Album Stream
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See You On The Moon CoverTift Merritt – See You On The Moon
Listen: Full Album Stream
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New Inheritors CoverWintersleep – New Inheritors
Listen: Full Album Stream
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The Acorn: Live Album and Live Dates

Heron Act CoverPaper Bag Records will be releasing an album of live and rare tracks from The Acorn September 30th. The ten tracks that make up the album are collected from various sessions during the band’s last North American tour.

In addition to the live album, The Acorn will be embarking on a string of live dates throughout the fall in Europe and North America.

Heron Act Track Listing
01. Crooked Legs (XM Radio – Toronto ON)
02. Brokered Heart (XM Radio – Toronto ON)
03. Dents (My Old Kentuky Blog – Pendleton IN)
04. Flood Pt.2 (Original Demo – Nov.2006)
05. Good Enough (Cyndi Lauper cover)
06. Even While You’re Sleeping (My Old Kentuky Blog – Pendleton IN)
07. Glory (1st Version)
08. Low Gravity (XM Radio – Toronto ON)
09. Flood Pt.1 (XM Radio – Toronto ON)
10. Hold Your Breath (Daytrotter – Rock Island IL)

Tour Dates
09/05: Paris @ Le Flech D’Or
09/06: Birmingham, Midlands @ Yardbird
09/07: Brighton, South @ The Hope
09/08: London, London and South East @ Luminaire
09/10: Manchester, Northwest @ Night & Day
09/11: Bristol, Southwest @ Fleece
09/12: Dorset, Southwest @ End of the Road Festival

10/04: Kingston, ON @ Grad Club
10/06: Salt Ste Marie, ON @ Lock City Grand Theater
10/07: Thunder Bay, ON @ APollo
10/08: Winnipeg, MB @ Lo-Pub
10/09: Saskatoon, SK @ Amigo’s
10/10: Calgary, AB @ Broken City
10/11: Edmonton, AB @ Pawn Shop
10/13: Kelowna, BC @ The Habitat
10/14: Vancouver, BC @ Media Club
10/15: Victoria, BC @ Lucky Bar
10/16: Portland, OR @ DOug Fir
10/17: Seattle, WA @ Tractor Tavern
10/19: Bend, OR @ Saint Francis
10/21: San Francisco, CA @ Hemlock
10/22: Santa Cruz, CA @ Crepe Place
10/24: Los Angeles, CA @ Spaceland
10/25: Phoenix, AZ @ Modified
10/28: Denver, CO @ Hi-Dive
10/29: Omaha, NE @ Slowdown
10/30: Minneapolis, MN @ The 7th Street Entry
10/31: Madison, WI @ Cafe Montmartre

11/01: Chicago, IL @ Schuba’s
11/20: Hamilton, ON @ Casbah
11/21: Guelph, ON @ Dublin Street United Church
11/22: Peterborough, ON @ Montreal House
11/27: Toronto, ON @ Lee’s Palace
11/28: Montreal, QB @ La Sala Rosa
11/29: Ottawa, ON @ Barrymore’s Music Hall