Frankie Velvet and the Mighty Veltones

Frankie Velvet and the Mighty Veltones

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IF JOHNNY CASH PICKED UP THE ALLMAN BROTHERS DROVE THEM TO TEXAS AND THEY ALL STARTED PLAYING JAZZ IN A COUNTRY BAR....THAT'S THE SOUND OF FRANKIE VELVET!

Biography

Alabama Music Hall of Fame member, Rick Carter, front man and co-founder of other Alabama bands you have known, including Telluride and Rollin’ in the Hay, joins upright bassist Brandon Peeples, drummer Leif Bondarenko, and virtuoso guitarist John Kulinich in this musical endeavor. Together the members of Frankie Velvet have over forty years of musical experience and bring an eclectic repertoire of music to the table. They have shared the stage with Willie Nelson, John Fogerty, The Little River Band, Taylor Hicks, Mark Farner, and many others.

Describe as "if Johnny Cash picked up the Allman Brothers Band, drove to Texas and they all started playing jazz in a country bar.....that's the sound of Frankie Velvet and the Mighty Veltones!"

Whether playing a hoonky-tonk or large theater, frat house or private party, this band puts all the rest to shame!

Discography

Live at the Hit Parade....
Live at The Metro Bistro

Set List

Allman Brothers Band: Melissa, In Memory of Elizabeth Reed, One Way Out, Jessica
Johnny Cash: Folsom Prison Blues, Big River, Cocain Blues
Elvis Presley: That's Alright Momma
Billy Joe Shaffer: I've Been To Georgia
Jimi Hendrix: Hey Joe
Van Morrison: Into The Mystic, Brown Eyed Girl, Bright Side of The Road
Lynrd Skynyrd: I Know A Little, Sweet Home Alabama
Marshall Tucker Band: This Ole Cowboy
Marvyn Gaye: What's Goin On
Originals: Frankie Theme, Jump Johnny Jump, I Like Strippers, Havana Hideaway, Shit Kickin' Swing, Get Franked Up, Hangover Blues, Don't Stop, Little Red Dress, My Way, Get Franked Up, Mr. Blue, Quarter to Hell, Do me a Favor(Lose my Number), Southside

Just to Name a few!!!!!