FINAL FRANKLIN SHOW AT THE KHYBER, 2000

An old friend messaged me today asking if I remembered the date of the last Franklin show. I immediately responded, “1999” because while I did not remember the specific month or day, I absolutely swore I knew the year. Franklin broke up in 1999 after playing two final shows in Philadelphia. The first final show […]

FRANKLIN DISCOGRAPHY NOW AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD

I got around to spending a few hours compiling the Franklin discography onto a dedicated Bandcamp page. The goal of course being a clean, easily traversed roadmap of our time as a band for those who may be interested in easily downloaded/digested digital files. I’m still not sure why it’s so important to me to […]

AND THEN THERE WAS THAT TIME THAT FRANKLIN REFORMED.

Sometime in the summer of 2003, about 4 years after Franklin broke up, something brought the four of us together again to practice. While I don’t recall what the impetus was for anyone else, for me, I know that it had to do with really wanting to play democratically once again. You see, after Franklin, […]

FRANKLIN – GO KID GO LP

Franklin’s first LP, Go Kid Go would be the album of a million faces. Not because we wanted it so, but because it was a record run over by circumstance, mistakes, errors and miscalculations. However, almost 20 years after recording it, it’s another one of those situation where warts and all, it’s something I remember […]