Masterclass with Frank Hannon of Tesla
Los Angeles, CA, USA
INTERACT LIVE with Frank as he discusses the different guitar styles and techniques that he merges to create his own unique sound. Review everything from metal riffs to acoustic fingerpicking, clean picking and bluesy slide, and directly ask him your questions!
Have your guitar with you!
Frank Hannon is best known as the guitarist, songwriter and a co-founder of the multi-platinum band TESLA, and is now also established as a solo singer/songwriter with the upcoming release of his 5th studio album "From One Place...To Another".
Drawing on his early childhood influences of American Folk artists such as Bob Dylan, John Denver, and Willie Nelson, Frank Hannon has showcased his lyrical, vocal, and "acoustic" storytelling song writing abilities on the self produced album.
Playing Electric and Acoustic guitar, Piano, B3 organ, Bass and just about any instrument he can get in his hands, Frank loves to experiment with Blues, Country, Folk and Jamming improvising styles beyond what he is most famous for in the “Rock” genre. His mother introduced him to to psychedelic sounds of Jimi Hendrix, Grateful Dead, and others from the San Francisco era as a child, then he developed his loved for hard rock throughout high school in the 80’s. In recent times, Frank and company have come full circle as TESLA is touring with their pals Def Leppard again some 30 years later, and Frank is tapping into the influences of his childhood roots with his solo music.