Articles Tagged 'Frank Turner'

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WATCH: Frank Turner Performs at BBC AMERICA’s SXSW Roadhouse

British folk-punk artist Frank Turner has amassed a loyal following through hard touring and brash live shows. He hit the big time in 2012 with two massive achievements, performing at the Olympics opening ceremony and selling out the massive Wembley Arena in the U.K. Banging his acoustic guitar like a bongo, the singer-songwriter ensured that […]

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BBCA Hits the Road, Heading to SXSW

BBC AMERICA just announced this via press release: Announced today, BBC AMERICA will make its inaugural appearance at @SXSW with the @BBCAMERICA Roadhouse (Brush Sq Park, E 4th & Trinity in Austin, TX) on March 8 and 9. The channel’s line-up of events include a night of British music featuring Frank Turner (@fthc) and Skinny […]

Music Roundup: Ready Yourself to ‘Rock & Roll’ With Frank Turner

Frank Turner is a surprising diamond in the UK’s mostly pop-laden rough. The London punk-bred songster, educated at Eton, spent much of the new millennium rocking out with hardcore outfits such as Kneejerk and Million Dead. But during the last five years, Turner has scrupulously honed his high-spirited acoustic guitar-driven sound, as heard on his […]