Frank Palangi, raised in Upstate NY is a homegrown indie rock recording artist (singer, songwriter, guitarist). He fuels a refreshing positive natural ambition serving up a feeding frenzy of edgy heavy guitars, and deep n gritty vocals. His… (read more)
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Frank Palangi, raised in Upstate NY is a homegrown indie rock recording artist (singer, songwriter, guitarist). He fuels a refreshing positive natural ambition serving up a feeding frenzy of edgy heavy guitars, and deep n gritty vocals. His beliefs and personality is one that doesn't give up on however long it takes to his achieve goals. Frank's diverse rounded style tips the hat on the past 30 year evolution of the 80s & 90s & post grunge heavy rock bands.
From early childhood he suffered from chronic illnesses that impacted his decisions and lifestyle but determined to accomplish his goals that he says "I had no plan in backing down on my dreams". His life's mission statement. Many people give up when things get tough or take longer that expected, Frank has an admirable stubbornness to his tenacity, he isn't going to give up. The big choke in the music business is that you think you'll become an over night success fast, that's not the case always. He understood it could take years of relentless work, rejection, and so much more. He's had the good fortune to work with industry producers and band members from Daughtry, Saving Abel, Pillar, Kelly Clarkson , Day of Fire along with opening for national artists such as 3 Doors Down, Fuel, Trapt, Kip Winger, Buchcherry, Candlebox, Aaron Lewis, Starset, Lacey Strum and a whole bunch more. Frank Palangi was born with the drive and rock flowing through his veins. He expands with teaches guitar lessons to continue the craft to the next generation in between recording, writing, tracking, mixing, and film work/acting. All the creative outlets and keeping positive, Frank new that great things would come if he was willing to have the passion to work for it. He isn't the stereotypical rocker with the rocknroll lifestyle you may think they are viewed as. He'd rather bring his dreams into reality.
Starting out after high school with a solid support system from his parents, Frank's dream of music lead on a path to his first 2011 debut self-titled "Frank Palangi EP". Influenced by bands from the 80's (Metallica, Ozzy, Def Leppard, Megadeth), 90's (Creed, Godsmack, 3 Doors Down), 2000's (Daughtry, Three Days Grace, Shinedown), he sculpted his musical motifs in the music mecca Nashville, TN. After that came the "I Am Ready EP' - (Self Produced) "Set Me Free EP" and Bring On The Fear EP.
"Frank’s natural talent and certifies that he can write songs that compete with the big boys of rock." — Jamsphere Magazine.
"Palangi’s positivity extends beyond his music into the way he interacts with his fans. " — Guitar World.
"Frank is an amazing young artist with a very clear and focused direction... Frank knows who he is! A killer singer and guitar player, Frank Palangi is an artist to watch out for!" — Brian Craddock (Daughtry)
Recipient of an LA Music Award nomination, three Akademia Music Awards and Best Male Artist Nomination, Unsigned Only Semi-Finalist Award, WIGWAM Online Radio Best Male Artist Award, NY local Best Acoustic Solo Artist in the region with the Post Star/Chronicle and Metroland Magazine.
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