Big In Falkirk – First weekend in May at Callender Park
Big In Falkirk is a free annual weekend festival with loads of music, outdoor theatre, comedy, art, pyrotechnics and much more. In the past they have attracted a host of past-it big name bands as well as a load of unknowns, but very little local action. The past couple of years, however, there has been a local bands tent!
Audio Graffiti – Used to run live events in and around the Falkirk area, but we are unsre if they still do.
Fat Boy Promotions – Local music promoter
Distorted Disco – Local Music Promoter
Bulge Promotions – Organise showcase nights, hire out PA systems and represent local bands.
REHEARSAL ROOMS / RECORDING STUDIOS
The Bunker – Unit 6, Murnin Road, Bonnybridge. Tel/Fax – 01324 815982
Working in conjunction with the Homegrown Productions recording studio, it offers two good-sized rooms and is kitted out with great quality gear. Guitar amps and cabs by Marshall, bass amps by Ashdown, Premier Drums, Shure SM58 mics through Wharfdale and Peavey PA systems.
Homegrown Productions – Todhill Farm, Larbert, Falkirk. FK5 4SH. Tel/Fax: 01324 562897
Homegrown Productions is a recording studio at Todhill Farm, near Falkirk in Central Scotland.
Nebulasounds – 6b Winchester Avenue, Denny, Scotland FK6 6QE / Tel: 01324 820973. Mob: 0780 420 1789
Recording Studio, open 7 days, 8am – 8pm, Discounts for block bookings
The Music Room – is a new rehearsal space that opened in the Boness Recreation Centre in October 2007. The space is free to use for bands under 16 and for older bands they offer a competitive rate of £8 per hour. The Music Room will initially be open on Tuesday and Thursday evenings between 5.30pm and 10pm and on a Saturday and Sunday between 9am and 9pm. To book The Music Room or to ask any questions please contact Elaine Craig (Arts Development Officer for Music) on 01324 503741 or email [email protected]
Good Vibrations Unit 15, IMEX Business Centre Craigleith Road, Stirling. FK7 7LQ Tel: 01786 446625 / 07877 624688
They provide professional quality space for practice, including live recording, in comfortable, great sounding surroundings. 3 spacious rooms fully equipped with Marshall guitar amps, Hartke bass amps, Premier drums and Yamaha Pas. The spaces have been designed with sound in mind, what you might call the appliance of acoustic science! They’re warm enough for the cold winters and well ventilated for those long hot summers that Stirling is famous for (!)