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sean

28
Feb
2013
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The Lumineers influenced by The Felice Brothers

The Grammy nominated up and coming act The Lumineers recently had an interview where one of the members stated that seeing a Felice Brothers show really influenced him and opened his eyes to a few things in regards to putting on a great live show. The compliment about the live show from the Felice Brothers can be expected from most anyone who catches the band while they tour the country. While the albums are fantastic on their own there is something to be said about the way the songs translate to the live stage. The band knows how to leave …

26
Feb
2013
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The Felice Brothers on Instagram!

The Felice Brothers have expanded their social media usage to now include Instagram. The band has been known for taking photos and sharing them with their fans. Not only on their tumblr pages but also on some of their album artwork. The photos included in the packaging for The Mixtape were taken by the band’s bass player Christmas Clapton and feature some shots they must have witnessed while on the road. Click here to visit the Felice Brother’s Instagram page and you can see some photos like the ones shown below:

24
Feb
2013
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Simone Felice Update: Interviews and Reviews

Simone Felice left the Felice Brothers as a full-time member a few years back but you can occasionally see him pop up as a surprise guest at certain shows. His time away from the group has given him the opportunity to pursue some other musical ventures that he would not have been able to do if he stayed on as their drummer. So there was a bit of adjustment time but now the group is back firing on all cylinders and Simone has been busy working on his own solo career.

Shortly after leaving The Felice Brothers Simone had formed …

24
Feb
2013
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The Felice Brothers Interviews, Old and New

Below I’ve got a bunch of links to some older interviews from back in 2012 as well as some newer stuff from 2013. Some interesting questions and answers from The Felice Brothers who discuss their two latest releases Celebration, Florida and God Bless You, Amigo. Be sure to catch up on these if you haven’t seen them yet. The NoDepression.com interview in particular is quite good and gets into the early days of The Felice Brothers as well as recent hurdles the band has had to overcome as well as the constant touring they do. One of the more …

11
Nov
2012
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New Look, Felice Brothers Trucker Hats for sale again


After some time off we return to a brand new theme that we hope makes things a little simpler and easier to navigate. Not much has drastically changed. You can still get to Photo/Video galleries in the Look section or if you’re looking for Lyrics/Discography info you can go to the Listen section. There’s a couple of new sections and features that I’ll be adding soon but for now just take a moment to enjoy the new theme for FrankiesGun.com.

The Felice Brothers web store has been re-stocked with trucker hats that were available recently. You can purchase them in …

18
Aug
2012
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Paste interview with James Felice

James Felice of The Felice Brothers was recently interviewed by Paste Magazine following the release of their new mini-album of songs, “God Bless You Amigo”. In the interview they discuss the recording of the “God Bless You Amigo” as well as the loss of the tour Winnebago and the different studios that the band has recorded in the past few years. It’s a great read and worth checking out. You can read the interview by clicking here.…

17
Aug
2012
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God Bless You Amigo

The Felice Brothers have just released a brand new album of songs for only $5 and the reviews have been fantastic so far. The album, titled “God Bless You Amigo”, is a collection of 20 songs (12 originals, 8 traditional folk songs) and is available from GodBlessYouAmigo.com.

Below is the message from the band about this album:

God Bless You, Amigo is a collection of home recordings made in the spring of 2012. Due to a cloud of misfortune resembling in part the curse of Rocky Colavito, our home was nearly destroyed by a freak hurricane; our prized and

29
Apr
2012
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New U.S. and U.K. Tour Dates, new photo galleries

The Felice Brothers have added a number of U.S. and U.K. tour dates for this summer, including a few stops at music festivals that are worth checking out. One highlight of the upcoming tour dates is the show in June in Brooklyn NY at Brooklyn Bowl as part of the Northside Music Festival. The venue is perfect for the band and will be sure to include a rowdy set of fan favorite tunes. Check out the full list of tour dates here.

I’ve also added a few new photo galleries to the site – all three new galleries coming …