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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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We made the Music News Nashville! 

Dig that!  Getting nice press for "Way Out West"!

Have you seen our new hockey jersey? 

Over on our Shop page - we have a great new Hockey Jersey design!  I think it's pretty rad and hopefully you will too.

We're only offering it for a limited time so if you dig it, please order it now.  Orders close on January 17th so I can order them all from the manufacturer.

New Year thanks, solo shows, Firefly update 


Hope you all had a wonderful New Year's and Holiday season.  It's almost 4 am on Sunday, January 4th and I should be asleep but as usual ~ I'm not.

2014 was a pretty awesome year for us and I know it's one of those cliched things to say "It's because of our fans" but it really is true.  We've toured all around, had a line of people waiting to buy cds at the Tucson Folk Festival.  We've never had that before.  We were in the European edition of Rolling Stone.  Yeah, didn't see that coming.  I got… Read more

Guitar Giveaway Contest Winner! 

Dave Sandoz from Nevada has won the contest!

A contest that had way more votes going on than I could have hoped for!!

Over 1000 people voted and nearly 2000 views on all their Youtube pages!  That's just awesome.  

And because we're crazy and unpredictable ~ the second place finisher is also getting a new guitar!

So congratulations to Brian Matteson for being number 2!


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

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