Acres Of Lions is:
Jeff Kalesnikoff – Vocals, Guitar
Tyson Yerex – keyboard, Guitar
Dan Ball – Bass
Shane Deyotte – Drums
Selected as one of the ‘Top 20 Bands in BC’ for two years in a row by The Peak Performance Project, Victoria band Acres of Lions have garnered much attention over their career, touring across Canada with JUNO-nominated Ten Second Epic, throughout the UK, and festival appearances at Rifflandia Festival, Halifax Pop Explosion, Edgefest, JUNOFest, BreakOut West, and Canadian Music Week. They released three full-length albums on Cordova Bay Records, Working (2009), Collections (2011), and Home(s) (2013).
The band has also seen a great deal of success with the placement of their songs in Television hits like Degrassi and Majority Rules, as well as charting on the National Campus Radio Chart and ranking #19 on the Alternative Rock Chart with their 2011 hit, “Reaction”. After such successes in Canada, Collections, was released in the UK on Fierce Panda, and in Japan on Bullion, to much acclaim.