Falkirk Live! Ticket Update

We are delighted to announce that Karine Polwart has re-scheduled Sunday’s cancelled concert to take place on Saturday November 19, 7.30pm (Doors open 7.00pm) at The Faw Kirk. Existing tickets will be valid for the new concert date. A small amount of tickets will be available on the door on the evening of the concert subject to availability and by cash only. Click here for full details.

2016 Programme

Friday 14th October

Sean Shibe at Falkirk Live! Music Festival 2016

Sean Shibe

7.30pm FTH – Falkirk Town Hall

An evening of outstanding classical guitar from one of Scotland’s most sought after young musicians. MORE…


(concessions apply)

Jensen and the Interceptors at Falkirk Live! Music Festival 2016

Jensen Interceptors

7.30pm BTW – Behind The Wall

All-star, five piece band playing in the classic blues style of Slim Harpo, Little Walter, T’Bone Walker and Muddy Waters. MORE…


14+ only
(accompanied by an adult)

Unreserved, limited seating

Rose Room at Falkirk Live! 2016

Rose Room

8.00pm The Faw Kirk

The hottest ticket in Scotland right now! Gypsy jazz and swing, played by a band that combines passion and verve with brilliant musicianship and a warm personality. MORE…


Unreserved seating

James Brown is Annie at Falkirk Live! 2016

James Brown is Annie

10.30pm BTW – Behind The Wall

“One of Scotland’s top bands of the moment” (BBC Radio Scotland), these purveyors of royal, calorie-laden, whipped up funk, this groove-laden Scottish sextet take their tips from the likes of Average White Band. MORE…


16+ only
(accompanied by an adult)

Unreserved, limited seating

Saturday 15th October

Blues 'N' Trouble at Falkirk Live! Music Festival 2016

Blues Afternoon

Blues ‘N’ Trouble, Gerry Jablonski Band and Smokehouse Blues Band

1.30-4.30pm FTH – Falkirk Town Hall

Three bands for the price of one! Smokehouse open the show with their 60’s/70’s influenced blues rock. MORE…


Cabaret style seating + balcony

Alison Affleck at Falkirk Live! Music Festival 2016

Alison Affleck’s Copper Cats

4pm BTW – Behind The Wall

Good time, energetic and lively vintage Jazz  – a mix of Tin Pan Alley, the Great American Songbook standards, and traditional New Orleans Blues as sung by Bessie Smith, Mildred Bailey, Louis Armstrong and Ma Rainey. MORE…


14+ only
(accompanied by an adult)


Indigo Velvet and Bootsie at Falkirk Live! Music Festival 2016

Indigo Velvet

7.30pm BTW – Behind The Wall

Indigo Velvet are a young Tropical-pop quartet from Edinburgh, dubbed “one’s to watch 2016” by Scotland On Sunday, and championed by Vic Galloway on BBC Radio Scotland and Jim Gellatly on Amazing Radio and in The Sun. Bootsie Blue open the show. One of the freshest bands to appear on the Falkirk indie scene. MORE…


14+ only
(accompanied by an adult)


The Big Chris Barber Band

7.30pm FTH – Falkirk Town Hall

Trombonist, Chris Barber has been the most important figure in the British traditional jazz scene for over 50 years. MORE…


Theatre style seating + balcony

New Focus Quartet at Falkirk Live! Music Festival 2016

New Focus Quartet

8.15pm The Faw Kirk

“Heart-lifting” (The Herald). Hauntingly original pieces delivered with lyrical, spontaneous creativity by Konrad Wiszniewski (saxophone) and Euan Stevenson (piano), Mario Caribe (bass) and Alyn Cosker (drums). MORE…


Unreserved seating

Charlotte Marshall and the 45s at Falkirk Live! 2016

Charlotte Marshall + the 45s

10.30pm BTW – Behind The Wall

A rollercoaster of 60s soul and R&B classics with razor sharp vocals, and deep funky groove from the sizzling seven-piece band. MORE…


16+ only
(accompanied by an adult)

Unreserved, limited seating

Sunday 16th October

Lisa Mills part of The Blues Trail at Falkirk Live! Music Festival 2016

The Blues Trail

2pm BTW – Behind The Wall, City, Baristas

Lisa Mills, Al Hughes Last Tango in Memphis, Deke McGee Band, Connie Lush Band and Used Blues. Plus much more.

Top class blues, with a twist of jazz and soul will be all over Falkirk Town Centre on the afternoon of Sunday 16 October. MORE…


Rover ticket

Unreserved, limited seating

The Holy Ghosts

7.30pm BTW – Behind The Wall

Razor sharp guitars, wailing harmonica, honky tonk piano, spine tingling three part harmonies and charismatic stage presence make them exciting live performers – and they’ve played alongside a host of greats – from The Proclaimers to Alabama 3.

The Nickajack Men open the show with their alternative country rock n roll. MORE…


14+ only (accompanied by an adult)


Saturday 19th November

Karine Polwart at Falkirk Live! 2016

Karine Polwart

7.30pm The Faw Kirk

“One of the finest singer-songwriters in Britain” (The Guardian)

The multi award winning, singer draws from folk music’s long tradition while keeping pace with the ceaselessly changing times. MORE…


Unreserved seating