:: You definitely should check out this debut!
Los Angeles-based indie-rock foursome Francisco The Man, named after a character in Gabriel García Márquez’s One Hundred Years of Solitude, is comprised of Scotty Cantino [vocals/guitar], Néstor Romero [bass], Abdeel Ortega [drums] and Brock Woolsey [guitar/keys]. It the band seven years to release an album, but now time has finally come for their debut full-length Loose Ends. It won’t be out before Monday, but you can already have a full listen now.
Loose Ends drops officially on January 19, 2015 via Fat Possum/Small Plates Records. The album will be available as download, CD and 12″ vinyl LP. You can buy digitally from iTunes or you order your digital and physical copy of Loose Ends directly from Fat Possum’s Store.
Since Wednesday, Loose Ends is streaming in its entirety over at The Line Of Best Fit. In the feature, the band also gives an track-by-track account of the album. The set of ten tracks is composed, engineered and self-produced by Francisco The Man. The album was mixed by Chris Sorem and mastered by Mark Chalecki.
Loaded is the second track taken from Loose Ends, listen above. The music video for previous single It’s Not Your Fault is directed by Alec Nicholas. Francisco The Man are touring the US all February. Check out the upcoming dates and the It’s Not Your Fault video below.
01. You & I
02. In The Corners
03. Big Ideas
05. In My Dreams
06. It’s Not Your Fault
08. I Am Not
09. I Used to Feel Fine
10.It’s True, It’s You
Upcoming Tour Dates:
Mon 19 Jan 2015 // Los Angeles, CA, USA // Bootleg Hifi
Fri 06 Feb 2015 // Austin, TX, USA // The Historic Scoot Inn
Sat 07 Feb 2015 // Dallas, TX, USA // Prophet Bar Elm Street
Sun 08 Feb 2015 // Oklahoma City, OK, USA // The Conservatory
Tue 10 Feb 2015 // Oxford, MS, USA // Proud Larry’s
Wed 11 Feb 2015 // Nashville, TN, USA // High Watt
>> The full touring schedule is available here.
Consequence of Sound − Album Review: Francisco The Man – Loose Ends