Month

April 2011

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Fire at the Pageant Music Video


The upcoming release of Celebration, Florida has many fans of The Felice Brothers on the edge of their seats in anticipation. Following a free online stream of the album that let everyone hear just exactly what this “new sound” is we are pleased to present an unofficial music video for the opening track Fire at the Pageant. The song has been in rotation at live shows for a little while now as the band has worked on perfecting it and has been an instant hit with fans. Featuring vocals from most of the band, it’s a rowdy track that …

17
Apr
2011
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Article/Review Roundup

Below are a bunch of different online articles about the Felice Brothers as well as some early reviews of their new album Celebration, Florida which comes out May 10th. The album has been streaming online for a little while now (see link on the right) and is getting a lot of attention. It’s a big step forward for the band. Feel free to read these articles and if you want to contribute/send in links just e-mail info@frankiesgun.com.

Felice Brothers prove they don’t even need electricity – The Tennessean

The Felice Brothers on the road ahead of new album

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Apr
2011
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Celebration, Florida – Digger’s Review

The Felice Brothers trade nostalgia for broader musical landscape with new album, “Celebration Florida”.

Following a Felice Brothers show last winter, I asked James Felice if the band had thought about doing another tour like “The Big Surprise Tour” again (with Old Crow Medicine Show, Justin Townes Earle and The Dave Rawlings Machine). He respectfully replied, “We are too young to cash in on that stuff” (nostalgia). They soon jettisoned their management and record label and eventually found a home with Fat Possum Records, who have helped advance the careers of such varied artists as RL Burnside and the Black …

10
Apr
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Simone Felice begins new tour, reunites with brothers for new album.


Simone Felice is back again, this time with a slew of solo dates this spring as he readies his solo album for 2011 release. Simone recently recorded 3 songs for his upcoming solo debut, with brothers Ian and James Felice, as well as Christmas Clapton and Greg Farley. Simone was back behind the Felice Brothers kit at the high school studio in Beacon, NY.

The lineup featured James on organ,Ian on Rhodes, Christmas on Bass and Greg Farley on fiddle, and were produced by Jeremy “the Searcher” Backofen. From all accounts the results sounded like they were ripped right from …