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The blues is strong within Falkirk ... and now Stirling too

There are people throughout the world who have done their best to keep the blues alive and kicking over the years.

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Melvin Benn launching his ReBalance plans with Lande Hekt from punk rock band Muncie Girls, PRS Foundation chief executive Vanessa Reed and Lucy Wood, also from Festival Republic.

VIDEO: Festival boss launches ReBalance scheme to get more girls into music industry

Girl power got a helping hand today when one of the world's biggest music promoters launched an initiative in to encourage more female UK led bands, solo acts and sound engineers.

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Madness have their own stadium of fun

Pop legends Madness came to Falkirk and their concert at the stadium had a party atmosphere.

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The Beattie family, mum Hazel and daughters Violet and April, will all be performing at this years Edinburgh Fringe Festival

You can’t beat the Beatties – Falkirk’s first family of the 2017 Fringe Fest

Some of us are content to just attend Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

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The Farm at Party at the Palace 2016

The Farm join Madness at Falkirk Stadium

Liverpool band The Farm will join Madness as their special guests when they perform at Falkirk Stadium next Friday.

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The Welsh rockers play the Caird Hall next month

Have a nice day! Stereophonics head to Dundee’s Caird Hall

Welsh rockers Stereophonics plus special guests are to play at Caird Hall, Dundee on Tuesday August 22, 2017

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Dionne Hickey at PKD festival 2017 in Rosyth with A1, Bewitched and Atomic Kitten

Dionne hosts Rosyth rave-up as her own big day beckons

Falkirk’s very own homegrown pop sensation Dionne Hickey added a new string to her bow when she hosted the annual PKD festival in Rosyth.

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Meet pop rockers The Vamps at Glasgow Argyle Street from noon and the Edinburgh store at 5pm on Tuesday, July 18.

The Vamps' Night & Day album set to knock Ed Sheeran off top spot - meet them at HMV signings in Scotland

Pop rockers The Vamps look set to end Ed Sheeran's rule at the top of the charts with their new album Night & Day and lucky fans can meet them at HMV signings in Scotland.
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Jess Glynne will play Falkirk Stadium on August 5

Jess confirms gig back-up

Chart star Jess Glynne has announced her back-up acts for her summer concert at Falkirk Stadium.

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Gongoozling' exhibition launched by artist Lesley Banks in her studio



Wednesday 12th April 2017

Picture Alan Rennie.

Six top event to try and attend in the coming days

Here are six of the best events coming to a venue near you in the next week.

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Blues rock guitar great Walter Trout

Guitarist turns heat up to ten... and more

It’s safe to say blues guitar hero Walter Trout is making the most of his second chance in life and his fans are loving every minute of it.

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Once more Into The Valley...

Once more Into The Valley...

We don’t want to take fans on a nostalgic trip back to 1977,” Richard Jobson said speaking of the Skids’ anniversary tour, when I caught up with him for a chat.

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Falkirk band The Media Whores will play at Europa for Record Store Day

Support your record store

The area’s last remaining independent record shop will be celebrating its continued survival with a day of music next weekend.

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The exciting line-up for Shuffle Down Festival 2017

Much kerfuffle over great Shuffle Down 2017 line-up

The full line-up for this year’s Shuffle Down Festival will have music fans scrambling for tickets so they do not miss the big Larbert bash.

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The Cavern Beatles are playing Falkirk Town Hall in April

Fab Four tribute at Falkirk Town Hall

A top tribute to Liverpool’s – and let’s face it the world’s – most famous four-piece pop band are taking the long and winding road to Falkirk next month.

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Treat for disco fans in Falkirk

Treat for disco fans in Falkirk

Village People will be joining disco diva Gloria Gaynor and a host of other groups at Falkirk Stadium this summer.

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Gloria Gaynor

Disco queen Gloria heads to Falkirk

Disco queen Gloria Gaynor will headline a concert at the Falkirk Stadium in June which includes a host of other music favourites.

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Curtis channels Ol’ Blue Eyes

Curtis channels Ol’ Blue Eyes

The timeless cool of Frank Sinatra met the robust swing of the Count Basie Orchestra on the classic album, ‘Sinatra at the Sands’ and it has remained a beloved classic ever since, the perfect marriage of old-school pop and big band jazz.

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The Stranglers are embarking on a tour of Scotland.

Baz: Come and see our ugly mugs!

The Stranglers’ story, which began way back in the early 1970s, is both long and complex. And it’s one that is still being written.

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Online radio invite for Falkirk bands and singers

Online radio invite for Falkirk bands and singers

A call is going out to Falkirk bands and musicians to come along and rock out online for an up and coming internet radio station.

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