She’s back and she’s brought her genius with her in the form of a Sci-Fi and horror themed album, 'Caged Tropical'

Frankie Rose is an American musician and song writer, yes, the very Frankie Rose of Indie Rock band Vivian Girls and post-punk band Crystal Stilts, to name a few. If you didn’t know, now you know. Frankie has been hiding out with Beverly, a Brooklyn-based band, since the release of her 2013 album, ‘Herein Wild’. Now she’s back and teasing us with a single from her solo LP, ‘Trouble’, ahead of its release on the 11th August. ‘Trouble’ is a creative, sci-fi inspired single bringing us back to the 80’s for those sensational synths and vivacious beats. Rose commented in a press release: “I love old sci-fi. They Live is one of my favourite movies ever, same with Susperia”…“80’s sci-fi movies with a John Carpenter soundtrack, with silly synths- that makes it into my file, to the point that I’ll write lyrics incorporating that kind of stuff. It’s in there” The drums creating an uplifting beat, alongside synths; is the work of a mastermind, it’s extremely intriguing and individual. “It’s all essentially based on what happened to me in Los Angeles and then a return to Brooklyn.” She adds “Misery turned into something good. The whole record to me is a redemption record and it is the most positive one I’ve made.” The single is about having to deal with problems, being unable to outrun them and yourself. The video is released with a hotline which encourages listeners to call and leave details of their paranormal and extra-terrestrial encounters. The stories will then be reviewed - with the chance of them being on a podcast, Weird Night with Juan and Frankie whom will analyse connections between “music and the paranormal”. Cage Tropical is out August 11 via Slumberland. Rose will be touring until 28th October, don’t miss out! Frankie Rose: JUN 14 – BOSTON – The Sinclair* JUN 15 – PORTSMOUTH, NH – 3s Art Space* JUN 16 – MONTREAL – Bar Le Ritz PDB* JUN 17 – TORONTO – Horseshoe Tavern* JUN 19 – CLEVELAND – The Grog Shop* JUN 20 – DETROIT – El Club* AUG 11 – PHILADELPHIA – Johnny Brenda’s AUG 12 – NEW YORK – Baby’s All Right SEP 12 – WASHINGTON DC – DC9 SEP 13 – CARRBORO – Cats Cradle SEP 14 – ATLANTA – The Earl SEP 15 – NASHVILLE – The End SEP 17 – NEW ORLEANS – Gasa Gasa SEP 18 – HOUSTON – Walters Downtown SEP 19 – DALLAS – Club Dada SEP 20 – AUSTIN – Barracuda SEP 22 – PHOENIX – Rebel Lounge SEP 23 – SAN DIEGO – Soda Bar SEP 24 – LOS ANGELES – The Echo SEP 25 – SAN FRANCISCO – Rickshaw Stop SEP 28 – PORTLAND – Doug Fir SEP 29 – SEATTLE – Barboza SEP 30 – VANCOUVER – The Cobalt OCT 2 – SALT LAKE CITY – Kilby Court OCT 3 – DENVER – Globe Hall OCT 6 – ST PAUL – Turf Club OCT 7 – CHICAGO – Empty Bottle OCT 9 – PITTSBURGH – Club Cafe OCT 10 – BUFFALO – Studio at Waiting Room OCT 12- NEW YORK – Rough Trade OCT 17 – BRIGHTON – The Joker OCT 18 – LONDON – Moth Club OCT 19 – MANCHESTER – Castle OCT 20 – EDINBURGH – Sneaky Pete OCT 21 – COVENTRY – Kasbah OCT 22 – NOTTINGHAM – Bodega OCT 24 – LEEDS – Brudenell Social Club OCT 25 – TURNBRIDGE WELLS  – The Forum OCT 28 – AMSTERDAM – London Calling * – w/ Pains of Being Pure at Heart