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BUY TICKETS for Taylor Swift Appreciation Night

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I Knew You Were Trouble: A Taylor Swift Appreciation Night
Featuring Quiet ParadeDance Movie, and Special Guests
Friday, February 13, 2015 @ The Company House
$8.00 / ticket

TWO SHOWS!

EARLY SHOW: Doors @ 7:30pm / Show @ 8:00pm Sharp! Buy Tickets HERE.
LATE SHOW*: Doors @ 10:00pm / Show @ 10:30pm Sharp! SOLD OUT!

*Dance party (with T-Swift in high rotation) c/o Young Hearts to follow.

Limited tickets available for both shows.

PLEASE NOTE: Online orders will NOT have physical tickets assigned to them. Your name will be on a will call list at the door on the night of the show.

Physical tickets are also for sale at The Company House (2202 Gottingen Street) during their hours of operation.

Proceeds from this show will help Quiet Parade & Dance Movie put out their new records, so, thanks!

Acadian Embassy Annual Boxing Day Bash – SOLD OUT!

Our annual Boxing Day Bash in Yarmouth, NS is now SOLD OUT. As you may know, proceeds of this show are going to help Rain Over St. Ambrose put out their new full-length record. If you don’t have tickets and would still like to find a way to support the band, might we suggest picking up a new, limited edition Rain Over St. Ambrose T-Shirt HERE.

Happy Holidays!

Acadian Embassy featured on Vice’s food blog, Munchies

DSC_9877Rappie pie has long been a staple in our homes. A few weeks ago, we brought a writer from MunchiesVice‘s food blog – to Sluice Point, Nova Scotia to show him the finer points of making this Acadian classic.

The result is a truly wonderful piece by Nick Laugher called “Rappie Pie Is a Gooey, Fatty, Touchstone of Acadian Culture” and you can read it online HERE.

Quiet Parade reviews from NSMW 2014

QP-NSMW2014After a great weekend all around for Acadian Embassy at Nova Scotia Music Week 2014 in Truro, NS, our very own bleeding-heart rural champions Quiet Parade picked up a couple reviews for their set Saturday night.

…songs like ‘We Were Here’ and ‘Light Back Home,’ from the band’s forthcoming release, had an engaging weight to them.” - Exclaim!

Read the whole review HERE.

…reflective and dramatic songs about small towns and lingering regrets.” -The Chronicle Herald

Read the whole feature HERE.

Quiet Parade performs in Shelburne, NS on Friday, November 28 and in Yarmouth, NS on Saturday, November 29.

Acadian Embassy introduces Fossil Cliffs

FossilCliffs-AlbumArtAcadian Embassy introduces Fossil Cliffs, the new solo project from Mike D’Eon (Kuato, The Establishment). Recorded in its entirety in the basement of the Embassy – the house from which the label draws its name – the debut EP is an inspired collection of tracks that draws influence from decades of unsung Halifax underground champions. From the jittery start/stops of opener “Summer Sun, to the pop-rock stoner sludge of “In My Eyes, and the jangly washed out guitars of “Cold, the five-track album in an eclectic opening statement tinged with reverb and earnesty.

The album is slated for official release on Tuesday, October 7. The Fossil Cliffs EP release show happens Thursday, October 2 at Gus’ Pub with Crossed Wires.

A video for the album’s single “Wake Me Up, directed and shot by Adam MacPherson, was unveiled today. Watch it below or in our videos section.

For more information about Fossil Cliffs, visit: https://fossilcliffs.bandcamp.com/

VKNGS debut LP available Sept. 16 via Acadian Embassy & Noyes Records

VKNGS-LP-WEBThrough walls of crushing guitars, mammoth bass, pummeling drums and threatening overtones,VKNGS loom like goliaths. More than eight years in the making, the band celebrates the release of their debut full-length on Tuesday, September 16.

The album from the Halifax-based post-hardcore noise rock outfit is an arresting onslaught of tracks melding aggression and melody, angular riffs and sludged out breaks, unwavering volume and deliberated purpose.

Co-released by Acadian Embassy and Noyes Records and on clear 12” vinyl, the record is a long-awaited LP from the band whose members have previously been part of groups such as North of America, The Holy Shroud, Union of the Snake, Jon Mckiel, Jimmy Swift Band, Adrenaline, and Gorbage.

Pre-order the LP in our STORE and stream the track “Nineteen” via Bandcamp.

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