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The Fallen Stars are an Americana Rock band from Southern California that believes a good story can break your heart and a driving guitar riff can put it back together again, all in the space of a three minute song.

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Are you a fan of Firefly? Then you'll love our new music project, Leaves on the Wind! Our goal is to write a brand new original song based on each episode of the tv series Firefly, plus the feature film Serenity. Fifteen songs in all - just right for a trilogy of EPs! Keep an eye on our Browncoats page to follow our progress!
 Leaves on the Wind, Original songs inspired by Firefly

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Camp Pendleton, VW Event, Bigs Country Night, New Hampshire show 

Things are always busy here and we keep truckin on but sometimes you do a gig and it's different.  Now, hear me out - we play lots of shows and we love doing them all but when we got asked to play at Camp Pendleton last weekend for their Rodeo Days, well - that was something different.  I may sound off from time to time from my soapbox but we're all just people.  This isn't… Read more

Thursday, May 15 

Hey!Tonight - we're at the Mission Tobacco Lounge in Riverside, CACome on out, it's free and we're on early at 7 pm!See you there.

Fallen Stars and Joe Ely 

The Fallen Stars opening up for Joe Ely!Sunday, April 13The Coach HouseCamino CapistranoSan Juan Capistrano, CATickets available here.


We tipped the scale on our Kickstarter campaign this morning.*  We spent tonight uploading the music to discmakers so we can make these cds!  Really exciting!  Shows:Saturday, March, 15601 Bar601 S. Raymond Ave, Fullerton, CAw/ Ted Z and the WranglersThursday, March 20DiPiazzasPacific Coast Highway, Long Beach, CA8 pmThe free song today is the title track from "This is Happening" album.  It's kind of the story… Read more

2 Awesome pieces of news! 

1) Our Kickstarter reached it's goal!  Woo-Hoo!  New Cd coming to everyone very soon.2) We just got booked to open up for Joe Ely at the Coach House on Sunday, April 13!   Tickets for sale on our store page.


Hot Adult Contemporary Artist
2012 Los Angeles Music Award Nominee

Best Male Artist
2011 SoCal Live Music Competition Nominee

"Top Ten Indie/Unsigned Release of the Year"
~Los Angeles Music Examiner

"Top Prospect of the Year"
~Music Connection Magazine

Best Country/Americana
2009 Orange County Music Awards Winner
2010-2012 Orange County Music Awards Nominee

Best Live Rock Band
Best Live Acoustic Band
2009 SoCal Live Music Competition

Best Live Acoustic Band
2008 Orange County Music Awards