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|Site Info: Cancellations due to Covid-19 Virus
N.B. Falmusic is assuming that all responsible local music venues will be closed until further notice, in line with current Government recommendations.. Best to check direct with the individual venues, stay safe and well.
Published Mar 17, 2020 - 01:52 PM
|Local News: Jazz cancelled at St Michaels
After two good weeks at St Michaels the hotel have cancelled the arrangements for jazz there, so the former Star & Garter trio are again without a venue for Monday nights...
Published Feb 08, 2015 - 08:30 PM
|Local News: Mailing list for falmouthjazz
falmouthjazz, hosted by googlegroups, is a discussion group (aka mailing list) for jazz in Falmouth, Cornwall UK, prompted by demise of Star & Garter which supported excellent live jazz for 25 years and the need to find new venues and opportunities for Falmouth’s thriving community of musicians...
Published Jan 26, 2015 - 07:01 PM
|Local News: Mature male with long hair needed for film
I'm looking for a long-haired mature male (late 50's or 60 something) for a feature film shooting in Cornwall in a couple of weeks so I thought that my best chance of finding someone such as this would be to contact musicians...
Published Apr 05, 2012 - 01:44 PM
|Gigs: Jam Sessions
I host two acoustic jam sessions in local pubs. These are proving to be very popular with players and punters alike...
Published Aug 25, 2011 - 06:36 PM
|Local News: Ted Chapman
Sad news. Ted Chapman, who spent the majority of his life - passionate and active - on behalf of Cornwall, the Environment, and Social Justice, died at his home in Falmouth early on the 13th October...
Published Oct 20, 2010 - 04:29 PM
|Princess Pavilion: A Night With Ireland's Finest
The Fureys and Davey Arthur have been entertaining people all over the world for 32 years with their music, songs and stories. They return to the Princess Pavilion on Monday 5th July for their sixth appearance, which must be a record for the venue...
Published Jun 29, 2010 - 11:19 PM
|Local News: Gigs and Venues
We would like to encourage all local venues and bands who aren't already adding their gigs to our long established (10yrs +) gig list to use it. Contact us and ask for a login so you can add your gigs and reach our 900 + members and many other visitors...
Published Jun 12, 2010 - 11:47 AM
|Local News: Kernow Music School
There's a new music school in Falmouth, run by Alex Cockle who has sat in on piano at the Star & Garter. Their rates are are very reasonable, due to group tuition. Details follow...
Published Jun 08, 2010 - 01:43 PM
|Events: Community Alive May 22nd update
Community Alive: 10:00am to 1:00pm for networking across Falmouth and build up a snapshot of all the activities and organisations in the area. Read on for updates...
Published May 20, 2010 - 03:35 PM
|The Poly: Save Our Poly Campaign
As of Jan 11th 2010, The Poly (formerly Falmouth Arts Centre) has been closed. Read on for link to petition...
Published Jan 15, 2010 - 05:31 PM
|Local News: Musicians required - Footsteps to Copenhagen
Monday 26th Oct. 2009 (Halfterm week). Falmouth and Penryn afternoon event for drawing attention to the December Climate Change Summit in Copenhagen and to celebrate low carbon living...
Published Sep 15, 2009 - 01:22 PM
|Local News: Inside Local Music
Inside Local Music is a new program which is to be aired on the Source, Falmouth and Penryn's new community radio station...
Published Feb 26, 2009 - 05:42 PM
|Local News: Stonephace debut album out in March 2009
It was good to catch up with Larry Stabbins who was in the audience at the Star & Garter on Monday for an excellent couple of sets by John Woollams, and hear about his new project, Stonephace, with local musicians and special guests. Check out the sample tracks on www.stonephace.com - they're really special and I'm looking forward to hearing full length versions...
Published Dec 24, 2008 - 02:54 PM
|Local News: Musicians wanted for Photography
Hello, I am a photography student at Falmouth University (UCF). I am looking for Blues/Jazz musicians (or indeed anybody who has an interest in these genres of music), willing to have their portrait taken for a large body of work I am about to embark on...
Published Dec 21, 2008 - 08:33 PM
|Local News: Falmouth Soul Sensation has launched
Falmouth Soul Sensation is a Falmouth based Community Soul Band, brought together by Bob Black and featuring a core 5 piece of experienced musicians. The band offers opportunities to local singers and musicians to play in a "group" environment...
Published Jul 21, 2008 - 12:40 AM
|Local News: Burned Out All Stars
The Burned Out All Stars have had a regular Thursday night slot at The Kings Head in Falmouth for a couple of months or more although word reached us only recently...
Published Apr 29, 2008 - 01:31 AM
|Princess Pavilion: Simon Kirke
Concerts South West presents Simon Kirke - Friday 20 April at Princess Pavilion, Falmouth...
Published Apr 03, 2007 - 12:00 AM
|Princess Pavilion: So Musicals
Vern Allen Entertainments Ltd, So Musicals - Saturday 7 April at Princess Pavilion, Falmouth...
Published Mar 24, 2007 - 12:00 AM
|Local News: Go2 Magazine has landed!
Hey! Quick introduction - my name is Matt and I'm the music editor of a brand new magazine being released in Cornwall...
Published Mar 04, 2007 - 09:44 PM
|Princess Pavilion: Ctrl Alt Delete
Ctrl Alt Delete: The Hitchcock Rules + Absent & Glass Shark - Thursday 15 March at Princess Pavilion, Falmouth...
Published Mar 01, 2007 - 12:00 AM
|Local News: TTF Unplugged!?
Here in Falmouth we are starting on the journey of designing for a happy and sustainable future post peak oil. We are following the model of Transition Towns already successfully being worked firstly in Kinsale and presently Totnes...
Published Nov 16, 2006 - 12:56 PM
|TiGeR's Blog: TiGeR's Loose Again
It's been more than a year since I've contributed any musings but, thanks to Rob and those who send us stuff, the site has done well without me!...
Published Aug 11, 2006 - 01:02 PM
|Local News: New Recording Studio in Redruth
Good evening Falmouth! We are opening a new recording studio in sunny Redruth, aimed at local bands and committed to developing the local music scene...
Published May 19, 2006 - 05:21 PM
|Gigs: Jimmy Cannon website and St Ives gig
We're very pleased to see that erstwhile Star & Garter regular (back at the turn of the millenium!), saxophonist Jimmy Cannon, has a gig at St Ives Jazz Club on Tues Dec 27th, a new website up, and a new CD out...
Published Dec 21, 2005 - 01:38 AM
|Local News: Guitar Man - Live CD Release
Loutex legend, Sherman Robertson's latest CD has been just been released by local music agency/record label, Movinmusic...
Published Nov 05, 2005 - 01:38 PM
|Local News: Green Centre Live8
Falmouth Green Centre held an open day on Saturday which had a great musical component in the form of Tom Mounsey's traditional blues which could be heard for much of the afternoon...
Published Jul 05, 2005 - 06:17 PM
|Gigs: Zetan Spore Gigs
Here's the updated info on Zetan Spore gigs up to November...
Published Jun 26, 2005 - 04:46 PM
|Gigs: Bob Clark at the Masons
The multi-talented Bob Clark will be bringing his unique brand of entertainment to The Masons Arms this Sunday between 3pm and five...
Published Jun 24, 2005 - 05:44 PM
|Local News: Musicians Wanted For Green Centre Open Day
Falmouth Green Centre is holding an Open Day on Saturday July 2nd from 11am to 4pm, and would like to hear from musicians (unplugged!) who would be willing to play at this event...
Published Jun 15, 2005 - 06:14 PM
|Local News: Jakes Anniversary
Congratulations to Marnie on her 5th anniversary at the Jacobs Ladder and on the full music licence which has finally come through...
Published Jun 15, 2005 - 12:01 AM
|Local News: The Jake's finally has a PEL!
After four and a half years of battling against intransigent neighbours and bureaucracy, especially certain Environmental Protection Officers, and spending thousands of pounds in work and legal fees, The Jacob's Ladder Inn finally received its Public Entertainment Licence on 1st June!...
Published Jun 06, 2005 - 03:28 PM
|Local News: Ting a ling
Ting are fun and exciting in performance with amazing visuals well as musical impact creating an uplifting positive vibe...
Published Aug 19, 2004 - 08:02 PM
|Site Info: Falmusic upgrade
falmusic is being moved to a bigger server over the next few days, and may be unavailable for a few hours during this process...
Published Jun 06, 2004 - 12:12 PM
|Local News: A Partly Satisfied Customer
Hi there, my names Lisa and I placed an ad on your site last year, looking for a guitarist, Thanks to your site, I am now teamed up with a great acoustic guitarist who accompanies my singing, so I'd like to thank you for bringing us together...
Published Apr 16, 2004 - 09:18 PM
|Local News: Prowling TiGeR, Windy Dragon
It's such a pleasure not to have written for over a month but to find that the articles and gigs are still flowing...
Published Apr 05, 2004 - 04:18 PM
|TiGeR's Blog: Shirts Website
I caught The Shirts at the Waterfront on Saturday - they just get better and better, but you don't have to take my word for it, you can now sample downloads on www.theshirts.co.uk ...
Published Jan 20, 2004 - 11:41 AM
|Local News: Check Our Forum
The following is an example of a post on our forum which is worth checking from time to time...
Published Dec 03, 2003 - 04:10 PM
|Site Info: New Interactive Gallery
I've just upgraded the Gallery on falmusic - budding local photographers and artists please read all of this article...
Published Oct 08, 2003 - 02:44 AM
|Site Info: New Falmusic Forums
Welcome to the new falmusic forums. The forums are readable by all visitors to falmusic - if you wish to post messages, you'll need to be logged in as a registered user (registration is free)...
Published Sep 13, 2003 - 03:01 AM
|Site Info: How to post stuff on the site
Robf has added a new help section to the menu under FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) to help the less techie to send us stuff...
Published Aug 06, 2003 - 02:01 PM
|Site Info: Gig List
The Gig List got scrambled on June 5th. I have restored gigs from a backup dated June 2nd. If anyone has submitted gigs since then, please resubmit.
Published Jun 06, 2003 - 01:23 AM
|Site Info: Falmusic Directory
There is now an interactive directory of musical (and other) services offered and wanted in and around Falmouth here on this website.
Published May 31, 2003 - 01:16 AM
|Site Info: Brian's Gallery
We have a new gallery which includes many jazz greats pictured in the sixties and seventies by Star & Garter regular Brian Middlehurst in a former incarnation as a photographer.
Published Mar 06, 2003 - 04:37 AM
|Local News: Farewell Matt
The Jakes was packed on Saturday to say farewell for now to Matt Reay who has performed heroically there for years, on and off stage.
Published Feb 03, 2003 - 04:31 PM
|Site Info: Falmusic Gallery Pages
We have just added a Picture Gallery to falmusic - see the "gallery" link on the left menu...
Published Jan 11, 2003 - 11:54 PM
|Local News: The Maen Event
Thanks to Joe Dyer for a good piece about us in the West Briton. Check it!
Published Dec 13, 2002 - 04:48 AM
|Local News: Get a gig on air!
FUR FM 105.5 NEEDS YOU! Do you want to let all of Cornwall hear you for free?...
Published Nov 28, 2002 - 09:38 AM
|Gigs: Rick Dubious Still Here
Just thought I'd let you all know that I am still here and by popular demand I have re-assembled the Legend.
Published Nov 19, 2002 - 01:45 PM
|Local News: Remedies Go Live
This Sunday (6 Oct) as well as their lunchtime jazz, Remedies are putting on a couple of top local bands.
Published Sep 30, 2002 - 02:27 PM
|Local News: RIP Bronson
It's been a funny old day. I woke at 11.45am (the middle of the night to me) and have just got home at 03.00 next day. I wouldn't have done it for anyone except Colin.
Published Sep 21, 2002 - 11:16 PM
|Local News: Farewell to The Pirate
Most local music lovers will be well aware by now that The Pirate, alas, closed its doors a couple of months ago.
Published Sep 20, 2002 - 04:44 PM