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[News 01/02/20]

Marbles Fundriaser at The Junction


Thanks to Kev for organising a brilliant day of bands raising money for the community mental health hub, remember to look after each other and that 'It's OK not to be OK'.


www.marbleslostandfound.co.uk


[News 31/01/20]

21st Century Pirate


We had great fun recording our music video for 21st Century Pirate and we are stoked with the recordingby Mark Richards. Thanks Mark.


Check out the video for hilarious parodies and awicked pirate tune. Can you figure out all of the references?

[News 12/12/19]

Supporting Drunken Dolly


We were honoured to support the amazing Dutch band that is 'Drunken Dolly', please check them out if you are looking for some energetic music,  full of punk, folk, multi-vocal-harmonies.


https://www.drunkendolly.com/


Plus, they put on a great show. Thanks to the Palladium club and everyone that came along!

[News 07/12/19]

Recording at Cube!


We have now finished recording our Christmas video and tune 'I auditioned to be Santa'. A hilarious tale of a fat grumpy alcoholic who went for the job, without realising what it meant to be Santa.  


We also recorded our single 'There's a Hole in me Glass' which will be released along with a video early next year. 

[News 01/12/19]

October & November highlights!


18th Oct- Mevagissey Sea Shanty Festival was fantastic, a weekend filled with various shanty bands in a variety of venues in the town. We recommend you pencil it in for next year!


17th Nov- We supported Urban Voodoo Machine at the Cobblestones and met the talented Jack Humphries! 


23rd Nov- The Hobbit Pub in Southampton was an amazing evening, thanks to all that came and we hope to see you very soon!


29th Nov- We performed one of our songs and an unexpected cover on BBC Radio Cornwall & had a fab time playing at Old Ale House.


[News 17/11/19]

Second EP release- Silent Mountain!


 For the launch of the community gig boat 'Silent Mountain' and in loving memory of our Uncle Chris Cox who left us in 2015 due to SADS (Sudden Adult Death Syndrome) at age 29. It includes original JR tunes and  lovely shanties with a rowing twist (lyrics to 'Drunken Rower, Feeling Knackered written by our Auntie Emma Gage, who also drew the oarsome artwork) 50% of profits will be donated to SADS.org.uk. 


[News 01/10/19]

Thanks for a piratastic September!


Another busy month for the JR crew!


Thanks again to everyone who is showing us support by getting t-shirts, EP's, coming along to shows, recommending us and giving us feedback.


We absolutely love being in JollyRoger!

[News 26/09/19]

JollyRoger on BBC Radio Cornwall


We were invited - along with the Cutlasses and Carmen Getit - onto David White's mid-morning show where we spoke about our upcoming show at the Acorn Theatre in Penzance, which turned out to be a sold out, fabulous evening of pirate entertainment! We also got to play 2 to the Blue and Lady of the Sea live on air!


Follow this link to hear the show: 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p07mvdj5?fbclid=IwAR1BMSiVgvyo_1iL-ymbg75oJzOH4xxyJzNT_l2fUvzPUGlbc-txUgyYMYY

[News 13/09/19]

Videos to watch!


Our music has been featured in the promotional video for next years Clovelly Lifeboat & Maritime Festival! 


Also, we had fun playing at Plymouth Seafood Festival, here's a video of us playing whilst some chefs help us out with their epic percussion and dance skills.


You can find these videos on our Facebook page!

[News 13/09/19]

2 to the Blue music video


our first offical music video filmed by us, Andrew Macfetters & Miles Trevelyan-Johnson, featuring many of our brother and sister pirates at the amazing Brotherhood of the Black pirate festival. We had so much fun filming this so a huge thanks to everyone involved. 

[News 05/09/19]

T-shirts have arrived!


Featuring the outstanding logo drawn by Kate Tolchard (Samantha & Jae's talented mum). We love our t-shirts!

[News 05/09/19]

EP Launch - Everyday Pirate!


We are proud to have brought out our debut EP - Everyday Pirate, including the tracks, Intro 2, Ended up!, Aboard!!, Lady of the Sea, 2 to the Blue & some Bonus Booty. It is now available on a wide range of platforms including Spotify, Amazon Music, iTunes & Deezer. Thanks to Pete Knight for the photo shoot and to family and friends that feature on Lady of the Sea. 

[News 01/09/19]

Our busy August!


We have been humbled by the amount of awesome gigs, festivals and events we have been a part of during our first summer as a band. Thank you for all your support and to everyone that has given us encouragement and feedback. 


Unfortuntely Boardmasters was cancelled this year and we hope to be back there next year! 

[News 27/07/19]


Mid Devon Show


What a brilliant day out this was!! Thank you to TCR Radio for hosting us on your awesome stage!

[News 25/07/19]


Launceston Agricultural Show


We had an absolute blast at the Launceston show 2019! Competing with the sheep shearing contest is no mean feat, but we closed the show with a bang!

[News 15/07/19]


Stithians Show


We were really happy to be a part of "Cornwall's biggest one day agricultural show". Infact, we were so happy that we ended up doing an extra set at the end of the day to close the show. A great day had by all!

[Announcement 08/07/19]


Sidmouth Folk Festival


We are honored to have been asked to play at the iconic Sidmouth Folk Festival 2019. This long running festival hails some of the best and most exciting Folk artists from around the world. This is one NOT to miss!!

[Announcement 06/07/19]


"It's a pirate takeover for August's electric nights street food festival"


We cannot wait to play a show for the electric nights food festival! For more info follow this link.

[Announcement 29/06/19]


Clovelly Lifeboat & Maritime Fest


Not one, not two, but THREE sets at this years Lifeboat and Maritime Festival! Going to be a cracking day!

[Announcement 28/06/19]


Salcombe Regatta


We are really excited to be asked to play for this wonderful town regatta and help raise some money for local charities and businesses.

[Announcement 28/06/19]


Boardmasters Festival Announcement


We were stoked to be asked to play on the Keg & Pasty stage at Boardmasters Festival this year! We cannot wait for this and hope to see all you pirates in the fields! Let's sing sea shanties, drink ale & eat pasties! Sounds perfect!

[Announcement 21/05/19]


Newlyn Raft Race


We always have such fun at the newlyn Raft Race, this year we are not only playing there but playing 2 sets :)

get on your pirate hats and dig out your tankards as this promises to be quite the event.

[Announcement 18/04/19]

Mazey Day, Penzance


Every year we all make sure we attend Mazey Day as its an important part of growing up in Penzance. This year with have the pleasure to play it. Keep one eye out for us at 'Queens Square' outside the church on 'Union Streen' AT 2:30pm.

we're see you therrrrre!

[Announcement 14/04/19]


Plymouth Pirate Weekend


We are so excited to play at the plymouth pirate weekend this year. you can catch us at The Maritime Inn right in the heart of the barbican from 15:30 till 18:30.
And if thats not enough piratey goodness, you will find us at The Nowhere Inn for another stormy set at 21:00.

[Announcement 03/04/19]


BOB Pirate Festival, Wales


We are over the moon to annouce our upcoming apperience at teh BOB Pirate Festival in wales this year.
Come along and sing a song or two with us.. and maybe share a tankard of ale or two.


ALWAYS KEEP ONE EYE OUT FOR US


Check out our gig page to see where out next venture leads.