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Acres of Diamonds

Acres of Diamonds

Rock / Indie Pop Philadelphia, PA  US
Animal Trust
Animal Trust
Sweet Believers
Sweet Believers
Blind City
Blind City
Black Cloud
Black Cloud
The Whole World
The Whole World


  • Cover
    Animal Trust Released on Oct 8, 2012



  • Photo credit: Kate Swan


Sounds Like: The National, Fleetwood Mac, Big Star, Galaxie 500 - the band, Sonic Youth

Bio: Acres of Diamonds does a good job.

This five-person indie rock band plays music with a supernal woof, casting songs in golds in greys.

File Under: melodic layered guitars, baroque piano and organ drones, cresting vocal harmonies, the 1990s, and a little bit of every classic rock band's 'weird' ...See Full Bio

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Acres of Diamonds has a show on 04/07/2014 at 08:00 PM @ Kung ... in Philadelphia, PA http://www.reverbnation.com/c./poni/272417252 #concert


“Taking its name from a 19th-century motivational speech that Temple kids know well, and swinging along to husky, early-20th-century folk and gospel tones, Philly sextet Acres of Diamonds seems the product of a bygone era. The vulnerability of its self-titled EP, released last summer on Bandcamp, can be chilling; its swell-to-hope crescendos, breathtaking. It might not be fashionable, but that's not the point; when was the last time you heard music this honest? ”

— John Vettese, Citypaper

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