It's that time of year in New Orleans! The city is alive and you can catch Billy Franklin playing with 8 different groups over the next month. Then Smoke N Bones gears up for some summer runs and recording!
The Jazz Fest schedule is coming together and shows are being posted daily. In addition to great gigs w Smoke N Bones, TRI-FI is doing a J Dilla tribute @ Howlin' Wolf and I will also be playing with Los Otros, Margie Perez, Fox Street Allstars, The Essentials, and more!
Thanks to everyone who made Smoke N Bones' short New Years tour a success! Capacity show in Steamboat Springs and a great show at Cervantes in Denver w Ivan Neville's Dumpstaphunk, Pimps of Joytime, and DJ Logic. Here's a photo of the late night jam with members of Smoke N Bones, Dumpstaphunk, and Project Logik. And now.....it's Carnival time y'all!!!!
Smoke N Bones is kickin off the fall schedule at Tipitinas this Friday Sep 28th w/ Bonerama! Say goodbye to summer and welcome in the cooler weather with a funky New Orleans brass filled throwdown. Lots of special guests and good times in store.
It's all in the books and we ready to rock! NOLA Live will be tearing it up on the 2012 Spring Ski Tour including 2 shows performing with the legendary WAILERS!!! All sorts of new material and tricks up our sleeves - check the schedule for a show near you!
That's right! Bily Franklin's new Smoke N Bones Trio every Tuesday at the Dragon's Den in New Orleans! Billy Franklin on Guitar/Bass/Vocals, Eduardo Tozzato on Keys/Organ/Vocals, Gabriel Velasco on Drums/Trigger Pad/ Vocals. The first show was Smokin'!!! Musicians bring you're axes!