Acres of Lions is a pop-rock band based in Victoria, BC. Their music is lyrically-driven and influenced by early 90's emo bands such as The Get Up Kids and Jimmy Eat World. Their latest album, Collections, has been released internationally on labels in Canada, Japan, and the UK and features ten brand new tracks
that take the band's sound in a more pop-influenced direction. The first single, "Reaction", was mixed by legendary engineer Mike Fraser and charted at #19 on the Alternative Rock Radio charts in Canada.
Acres of Lions music has been well received by press...
"This is definitely a band to keep on the radar!" - Exclaim! Magazine
"...they have set about becoming the West Coast's answer to Sloan." - FFWD
Other highlights include music placements on television programs Degrassi and Majority Rules; performances at CMW in 2009/2011/2012, JunoFest 2009 and BreakOut West 2010; charting on the National Campus Chart; and scoring a shootout goal to assist Jim Cuddy and the "Rockers" win the 2009 JunoCup. Members of Acres of Lions have also toured with Florida's Against Me! and Toronto's TheSet.