Here it is, The Frantastics latest toe tappin release called ‘You’ simply click on the front page jukebox and enjoy.
The Royal Vauxhall Tavern has got to be one of our favourite venues to play, we’ll be performing an hour long gig from 10pm, so there’ll be plenty of songs you’ve never heard the band play before…’ARE YOU READY TO RUMBLE!’
30th Aug 10pm.
The Frantastics will be performing at Cipriani’s newest London restaurant, ‘Downtown Mayfair’ this New Year’s Eve 2011. Lee Harris of ‘The Blockheads’ will be joining the line-up, enabling Frances to slink off to the bar unnoticed for a sneaky glass of fizz…or three.
The Frantastics perform @ Margate Theatre Royal 23rd September
Uber Danish furniture designer BoConcept & The F’s, join forces to celebrate the launch of their latest collection at their London West End store on the 18th Sept; it’ll be hard to miss us, as we’ll be performing in the front window. So, come on down and give us a wave or if so inclined, throw something at us, we don’t care because we’ll be safely behind a plate glass window, so there.
Well if Dylan can go electric, then The Frantastics can too! Yup, the latest guitar in Frances’s arsenal is a white arch-top Gretsch, the Rockabilly’s axe of choice; now we’ve really nailed that Rock ‘n’ Roll meets Country twang. Of course, we’re not about to give up the acoustic cannon of 12-strings, it’s just a bit more power to our elbow, well Frances’s at anyway.
The Frantastics will be performing at Royal Windsor Racecourse for their‘ 4th of July Independence Day’ celebrations…and they’re off!
Catch us if you can, performing at award winning cocktail bar 69 Colebrooke Row on Wednesday the 1st June, and help us make their 2nd birthday celebrations go off with a boom bang a bang.
The view from where we were, performing at The Charles Lamb Royal wedding street party.
Frances & Richard O’Brien
Frances & Richard O’Brien performed a one night gig at Blacks members Club in Soho, to raise money for St Christopher’s Hospice in Sydenham London; Lauren’s on drums.
Bless em, The Frantastics have been voted One of The 50 greatest things to discover in London by ‘Time Out’ magazine. Oh yes, and how we love those folks over at ‘Time Out.’
Shhh…The Frantastics will be playing an exclusive Pop-Up gig on the 6th April at the launch party of Zetter Townhouse in Clerkenwell. What, you missed it, damn and blast..then get on the mailing list today!
The Frantastics will be playing March 8th @ Inn On The Green (9pm) in celebration of International Women’s Day, an evening of all-girl bands and DJ’s.
Whenever asked, Frances will always deny she ever watches Daytime TV, what a rotten liar she is! Well we’ve just caught her appearing on the bloody thing; her weak defence was, Oh…but the money was just too good to turn down; what a sell-out she is.
The Frantastics will be making an appearance at multi-award winning cocktail bar 69 Colebrooke Row on the 31st Oct.
Just confirmed: the BBC will be bringing along their big shiny satellite van to the Royal Vauxhall Tavern Friday 1st Oct, to interview and record The Frantastics live, between 10pm and Midnight for The Late Show with Joanne Good on BBC Radio London.
Yup, we’ll be doing that pelvic thrust Time Warp, thingy me jig at the Royal Vauxhall Tavern on Friday 1st October at 11:30pm; oh and look…that Richard O’Brien (Rocky Horror Show) chappie will be joining us again, well come on, he did write it after all!
Frances composes and records the jingle for Tossed, the uber healthier eating chain, yum yum. www.tosseduk.com
The Frantastics song, ‘Fell in Love in a Chatroom’ gets BBC Radio airplay on the Tom Robinson Show. ‘Hilarious, I just love the obliqueness of this song, it could mean anything?’ Tom Robinson.
Richard O’Brien (Rocky Horror Picture Show) joins The Frantastics on-stage (what again), for his…ehhh…I’ve lost count now, time. One of our biggest fans, he’s now an honorary member of the band; how cool is that!
Our gig to help celebrate the Italian festival Ferragosto, at favourite multi-award winning cocktail bar 69 Colebrooke Row, was a blast. Two half hour sets, that ended sometime after 1am, or was it 2am, maybe it was 3am…yup, it really was that good!
The Frantastics are delighted to be donating their services on the 15th August, for the Terence Higgins Trust / Crusaid annual charity fund-raiser bash. We’re hoping to help raise lots of dosh and have a fun time too…yippee!
We announce a new addition to the family, in the shape of Sarah; she’ll be taking over Bass duties. And so, the band continues to move onward and upward in their musical direction and sound; The Frantastics just cranked it up a notch, that’s even more Frockabilly for your buck!
Due to overwhelming demand, The Frantastics will be performing at Bistrotheque throughout the months of June & July, appearing every Friday & Saturday.
The Frantastics will be doing a seven-month, weekend residency at ‘ Bistrotheque‘ starting January 2010.