Archive for the ‘News’ Category

Lau Unplugged- Rescheduled Date

Posted: March 31, 2020 in News

More brighter news today, we are so happy to have secured a new date in The Queens Hall for Lau later in the year.

The pioneering folk trio will now play “Unplugged” on Sunday 29th November 2020.

Original tickets still valid, on sale from The Queens Hall Box Office and Tickets Scotland.

The Handsome Family Rescheduled Date

Posted: March 31, 2020 in News

In these troubled times hopefully this will give us something to look forward to next year. Aways a special night when The Handsome Family roll into town.

The new date is Saturday 6th March again in Community Central Halls – CCH with Daniel Knox.

Original tickets still valid, on sale from Tickets Scotland and TicketWeb

Siobhan Miller- Rescheduled Date

Posted: March 27, 2020 in News

We are delighted to have some good news for a change today. Siobhan Miller‘s postponed show scheduled for Thursday 9th April 2020in The CCA, will now take place on Thursday 10th September 2020.

Original tickets still valid, on sale from Tickets Scotland and Ticketweb

One of Scotland’s foremost singers, Siobhan Miller is an exceptional talent, renowned for her unique vocal style paired with her evocative song-writing. Miller creates music with detail and rich melodies that combine the sounds of indie and alternative music with sounds from her roots in folk music.

Dave Gunning Glasgow Date

Posted: March 10, 2020 in News

We are not sure why it has taken us so long to get the wonderful Dave Gunning to perform live for us in Glasgow.

The multi award winning Canadian singer has won eight East Coast Music Awards and two Canadian Folk Music Awards, plus a 2012 Juno Award nomination in the Roots & Traditional Solo Album of the Year category for his album …a tribute to John Allan Cameron, a compelling homage to another of Dave’s Maritime musical heroes.


Tickets are now on sale from Tickets Scotland & Ticketweb

Heidi & Boo Glasgow Show

Posted: March 10, 2020 in News





Two of our favourites are getting together to play a double header show at Websters Theatre on Saturday 14th November.

Heidi Talbot celebrates 20 years in 2020 of being a professional musician and who better to play a show with in Glasgow than her friend Boo Hewerdine. This is sure to be a popular one, tickets are now on sale through Tickets Scotland, Ticketweb, and from Websters.


Diana Jones Glasgow Show

Posted: February 25, 2020 in News

Fallen Angels Club favourite Diana Jones returns to The Glad Café on Wednesday 10th June. We have been putting on Diana since 2010 and can’t wait to welcome her back with her new album.

Song To A Refuge (Proper Records, April 24 2020), Diana’s 6th solo recording, gives voice to the stories of asylum seekers worldwide; a testament to Diana’s commitment to social justice through her gifts as a consummate songwriter and performer.

The great man said this of Diana, “Diana Jones is one of the best songwriters I’ve come across in the last ten years.”​– Steve Earle

Tickets are on sale now from Tickets Scotland and Ticketweb

Kris Drever Glasgow Return

Posted: February 17, 2020 in News

We are delighted to announce that our old friend Kris Drever will return to Glasgow in the Autumn.

Kris will play Saint Luke’s Glasgow on Thursday 29th October.

Drever’s voice and guitar form a part of the backbone of today’s contemporary roots and folk scene. Hugely admired as a solo artist, collaborator, a phenomenal and prolific artist. Kris has collaborated with Cream’s Jack Bruce, Bela Fleck, Tinariwen, Joan As Police Woman, Jerry Douglas, Danny Thompson, Tim O’Brien, Sarah Jarosz, Shawn Colvin, Phil Cunningham, Rosanne Cash, Roddy Woomble, Eddi Reader, Adem, Kate Rusby, Julie Fowlis, Karine Polwart, Seckou Keita and many more. One of Scotland’s finest and most in demand musicians.

Tickets on sale now from Tickets Scotland and Ticketweb.

Legendary Tom Russell Glasgow Date

Posted: February 4, 2020 in News

The legend that is Tom Russell makes a welcome return Glasgow in the summer for a show at Saint Luke’s on Wednesday 29th July.

Tom Russell songs have been recorded by Johnny Cash, Doug Sahm, Nanci Griffith, KD Lang, Ramblin’ Jack Elliott, Ian Tyson, Iris DeMent, Joe Ely, and a hundred others.

Tom’s latest release, “October in the Railroad Earth” was released last year with some great reviews.

“This one raises the bar even higher…there’s not a dud track here. This one should be in every self-respecting country devotee’s collection”. 5 Stars. Maverick Magazine

Tickets are sure to go for this one, on sale now from Tickets Scotland and Ticketweb


Posted: February 4, 2020 in News

Steve Forbert makes a welcome return to Glasgow in the summer with an acoustic show in Saint Luke’s on Tuesday 30th June.

Steve Forbert’s folk-rock career has spanned four decades and counting. In June 1976, the twenty-one year old boarded a train in Meridian, Mississippi bound for New York City, then the epicenter of folk music. His combination of musicianship and authenticity demanded notice. In less than two years, he went from being a street performer and living at the YMCA to filling historic Greenwich Village clubs and signing a major label record contract with Nemperor Records.

Steve has been a regular visitor over the last 7 years or since he played our Glasgow Americana festival.

Tickets are on sale now from Tickets Scotland and Ticketweb

Friends Of The Fallen Angels Club

Posted: January 29, 2020 in News





Our Friends Of The Fallen Angels Club enjoy lots of benefits throughout the year.

If you subscribe to be a Friend Of The Fallen Angels Club for an annual fee of £25, you will receive the following:-

Invitations to private concerts– (already this year we have one on the 21st February and another on the 2nd May).

15% off all your Fallen Angels Club tickets

You can purchase your tickets directly from The Fallen Angels Club through PayPal or direct payment

The opportunity to reserve seats in the front two rows (where the venue layout allows us)

If you require any more information or would like to join the best wee club please e-mail us at

You can also purchase membership here


JUST ANNOUNCED- Gretchen Peters

Posted: January 29, 2020 in News

This is sure to be a very special night when we welcome the return to Glasgow of the fantastic Gretchen Peters. We are teaming up with our friends at 432 presents to bring you one of the female voices of our generation to The Community Central Halls on Wednesday 20th May.

In 2015, The Telegraph named her one of the greatest 60 female singer-songwriters of all time. Her latest album, The Night You Wrote That Song: The Songs of Mickey Newbury, is a loving tribute to another Hall of Fame songwriter and a profound influence on Peters’ own writing. It will be released in May 2020.

Tickets will sell out for this one so best to purchase as soon as possible, on sale now from Tickets Scotland, See Tickets, and Ticketweb.

Siobhan Miller Album Launch

Posted: January 29, 2020 in News

One of Scotland’s foremost singers is coming to play for us at The CCA in April. The wonderful Siobhan Miller will be launching her new album at The CCA on Thursday 9th April 2020.

She releases her fourth album in spring 2020 – following three critically acclaimed solo releases – touring with Innes White (guitar/mandolin), Charlie Stewart (fiddle) and Euan Burton (double bass).

Alongside her extensive solo ventures, Miller’s unique vocal style has been honed through collaborations with many of Scotland’s top musicians, as well as guest appearances with the National Theatre of Scotland, a season on Broadway, and a role on US/UK TV drama Outlander.

Tickets are on sale from The CCA, Tickets Scotland and Ticketweb.


Well a Chuck Prophet full band show has been long overdue for sure. We are delighted to welcome Chuck and The Mission Express back to Glasgow to Saint Luke’s on Thursday 28th May 2020.

This show will be a part seated and part standing show, tickets always go quick when Chuck is in town, so best to get in quick.

On sale online here or in person from Tickets Scotland

Sam Baker- Celtic Connections Tonight

Posted: January 29, 2020 in News

We look forward to having Sam Baker play as part of Celtic Connections tonight (29th January) in Saint Luke’s as part of Celtic Connections.

Sam celebrates 15 years of his debut album, “Mercy“, we have been putting him on since December 2007 and always a memorial shw. Tickets will be available on the door, but can be purchased just now online here.


Kris Drever Sold Out- 20th October

Posted: August 24, 2019 in News


The show with Kris Drever in Websters Theatre on Sunday 20th October has now sold out.

As predicted our Jill Jackson “A Very Country Christmas” show is now sold out.

Jill with some very guests will be playing in Cottiers on Thursday 5th December.

Congratulations if you manage to get a ticket, we are in for a very special night.

Glasgow Americana Full Line Up

Posted: August 19, 2019 in News

If you pop over to the Glasgow Americana website, you will see our full festival line up and plus ticket information etc…

This will be our 13th annual festival and we look forward to welcoming Sam Outlaw, Rachel Sermanni, The Oprhan Brigade, Rod Picott, Chance McCoy, Mark McGowan plus loads more.

Our festival brochure has just gone to the printers, if you would like a copy sent to you via mail, please e-mail us to with your name and address and we will get one out to you.


Roseanne Reid Headline Show In November

Posted: August 19, 2019 in News

We have watched with some delight the progress that Roseanne Reid has made since she played her first Fallen Angels Club show in 2015 opening up for Sam Outlaw.

So when we have Roseanne playing her own headline show in The Admiral on Thursday the 14th November it will be very satisfying.

Roseanne’s debut album, “Trails” was released earlier this year, it was produced by Teddy Thompson and features the great Steve Earle

Tickets on sale now from Tickets Scotland & Ticketweb

Legends Set For Glasgow Date

Posted: July 22, 2019 in News

This news is mouth watering to say the least, Dave Alvin & Jimmie Dale Gilmore sharing the stage in Glasgow later this year.

Dave & Jimmie play with The Guilty Ones Saint Luke’s on Tuesday 29th October 2019, tickets on sale now from Tickets Scotland & Ticketweb

Dave Alvin from Downey and Jimmie Dale Gilmore from Lubbock have been filling canvasses with music of the American West for decades, coming from two very different directions.

We really will be in the presence of greatness.

Blue Rose Code Live Album Launch

Posted: July 22, 2019 in News

Blue Rose Code’s 2017’s stunning album The Water of Leith continues to shine with the release of a new live recording. ‘The Water of Leith- Live’ was recorded in Ross Wilson’s hometown of Edinburgh at the sold out Queens Hall show in November 2017. The album will only be available at live shows, instore and on the BRC band camp.

We are delighted to be doing the launch show in The Queen Margaret Union on Wednesday 20th November 2019.

The official release date will be November 25th but will be available exclusively to buy at the Queen Margaret University launch show.

Tickets are sure to go for this one, on sale now from Tickets Scotland & Ticketweb