A pinch of Folk, A teaspoon of Rock, A handful of Soul and the comfort food that is James Franklin’s music is ready to make you feel good. James Franklin grew up with influences ranging from James Taylor to Sam Cooke To Led Zeppelin, acknowledging early on that music could only be defined by it’s truth, not by genre. He acknowledged that music was better if it connected with listeners.
Now after playing shows alongside 5 Seconds Of Summer, Daryl Braithwaite and Joan Osborne, playing headline shows around Australia and the U.S.A, releasing two EP’s (Pumpkin Pie, The Laundry Room Mixtape) AND a full length album (KID).... James Franklin is connecting with people from around the globe and doing his duty as a songwriter.
After nearly 7 years of writing and performing, In late 2018, James Franklin began recording his debut album with sound- engineer Doug Brady (John Farnham, Keith Urban, David Bowie). Franklin states that “this album is exactly what the fans have been asking for. A whole bunch of fresh songs, produced by myself with brilliant musicians adding their own flavour”. The debut album “KID” was released on February 27th and is available on all streaming services now.