Tim and Athene from 'The 3 Daft
Monkeys' gypsy, punk-folk band, stayed on-board the Rosemarie Houseboat during
the formation of the band. They were writing and practicing the song 'Wonderful'
at this time.
The Sons of Noel and Adrian
Tiffany and Jarvis were the last residents to live
aboard the Rosemarie. They formed a band during this time called 'Thistletown',
which often wrote and practiced onboard. Naming both a song and an album
after the Rosemarie. When they moved off the boat in 2009, they formed another
The Cornwall Fiddle Orchestra was
started by Hudson Swan in 2007. Two of the Rosemarie's former occupants; Pandora
James and Judy Anderson have both played as part of the orchestra. Both began
playing the fiddle while living onboard the boat!
Sons of Noel and Adrian, & Shoreline,
played many times aboard the Rosemarie, as friends and guests of Tiffany &
Jarvis. They produced an album from this time and have provided music for the
Jones is a well-loved singer and songwriter on the Cornish music scene. Her
lyrics are quirky, original, and often humorous. She describes her songs as
melodic pop with a hint of psychedelia, but her folk influence is undeniably
strong and probably harps back to inspiration gained from her father Al Jones,
a well known 1960s folk singer.
The Rosemarie was a home to
many creative people and some of these above,
so I have tried to use music which was inspired by the boat in the film soundtrack.