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Encyclopedia > Peter Frampton
Peter Frampton
Background information
Birth name Peter Kenneth Frampton
Born April 22, 1950 (1950-04-22) (age 57)
Origin Beckenham, Kent, England
Genre(s) Rock, Arena rock, Pop
Occupation(s) Guitarist, Singer-songwriter, Pianist
Instrument(s) Vocals, guitar, piano, harmonica, accordion
Years active 1966 – present
Label(s) A&M
Associated
acts
Humble Pie, The Herd
Notable instrument(s)
Peter Frampton Signature model Les Paul

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Career

Frampton first became interested in music when he was seven-years old. He discovered his grandmother's banjolele (a banjo-shaped ukulele) in the attic.[1] Teaching himself to play, he became near obsessed, and upon receiving a guitar and piano, from his parents, taught himself those instruments as well. At age eight he got a guitar and started taking classical music lessons.[2][3] The banjolele (brand name; sometimes banjo ukulele or banjo uke) is a four-stringed musical instrument with a banjo-type body and a neck with sixteen frets (shorter than a banjo, but longer than a ukulele). ... For other uses, see Guitar (disambiguation). ... A short grand piano, with the top up. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ...


Early influences were Cliff Richard & The Shadows, (featuring guitarist Hank Marvin) and American rockers Buddy Holly and Eddie Cochran, and then the Beatles. His father introduced him to Belgian gypsy jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt.[1][4] Sir Cliff Richard OBE (born Harry Rodger Webb on 14 October 1940) is an English singer, actor and businessman. ... The Shadows were an English instrumental rock n roll group active from the 1950s to the 2000s. ... Brian Robson Rankin (born 28 October 1941), better known by the stage name Hank B. Marvin, is the English lead guitarist for the band The Shadows. ... Charles Hardin Holley (September 7, 1936 – February 3, 1959),[1] better known as Buddy Holly, was an American singer, songwriter, and a pioneer of rock and roll. ... Ray Edward Eddie Cochran (October 3, 1938 – April 17, 1960) was an early American rockabilly musician and an important influence on popular music during the late 1950s and early 1960s. ... The Beatles appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show in 1964 as part of their first tour of the United States, promoting their first hit single there, I Want To Hold Your Hand. ... Languages Romani, languages of native region Religions Christianity, Islam Related ethnic groups South Asians (Desi) The Romani people (as a noun, singular Rom, plural Roma; sometimes Rrom, Rroma) or Romanies are an ethnic group living in many communities all over the world. ... For other uses, see Jazz (disambiguation). ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ...


Early bands

By the age of ten, Frampton played in a band called the Little Ravens. Both he and David Bowie were pupils at Bromley Technical School where Frampton's father, Owen Frampton, was an art teacher and head of the Art department. The Little Ravens played on the same bill at school as Bowie's band, George and the Dragons.[2] Peter and David would spend time together at lunch breaks, playing Buddy Holly songs.[2][5] David Bowie (IPA: []) (born David Robert Jones on 1947 January 8) is an English singer, songwriter, actor, multi-instrumentalist, producer, arranger and audio engineer. ... Bromley is the principal town in the London Borough of Bromley, England. ...


At the age of 11, Peter was playing with a band called The Trubeats followed by a band called The Preachers, produced and managed by Bill Wyman, of The Rolling Stones.[2] Bill Wyman (born William George Perks on 24 October 1936) was the bassist for the English rock and roll band The Rolling Stones from its founding in 1962 until 1993. ... “Rolling Stones” redirects here. ...


In 1966, he became as a member of The Herd. He was the lead guitarist and singer, scoring a handful of British teenybopper hits. Frampton was named "The Face of 1968" by the UK press.[2][4][6] Year 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar) of the 1966 Gregorian calendar. ... The Herd were an English pop group, formed in the Beckenham area in 1965. ... Year 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...


In 1969, when Frampton was 19 years old, he joined with Steve Marriott of The Small Faces to form Humble Pie.[2][6] Also: 1969 (Stargate SG-1) episode. ... Steve Marriott (30 January 1947 in Upton, East London, – 20 April 1991 in Arkesden, Essex. ... Small Faces were a British mod group formed in 1965[1] by Steve Marriott, Ronnie Lane, Kenney Jones, and Jimmy Winston (who was soon replaced by Ian McLagan). ... For the hard rock band of the same name, see Humble Pie (band). ...


While playing with Humble Pie, Frampton also did session recording with other artists including; Harry Nilsson, Jim Price, Jerry Lee Lewis and George Harrison's solo All Things Must Pass, in 1971.[6] This session was where he was introduced to the 'Talkbox' that has become such a trademark guitar sound for Frampton.[7][8][9] This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Jim Price was, together with Bobby Keys and Jim Horn one of the most in demand horn session players of the 1970s. ... Jerry Lee Lewis (born September 29, 1935), also known by the nickname The Killer, is an American rock and roll and country music singer, songwriter, and pianist. ... For other persons named George Harrison, see George Harrison (disambiguation). ... Alternate cover Cover of 2001 remaster All Things Must Pass is a triple album by George Harrison recorded and released after the break-up of The Beatles. ... The talk box is a musical device used to manipulate sound, mostly with guitars. ...


Solo, Frampton in charge

After five albums with Humble Pie, Frampton left and went solo in 1971, just in time to see 'Rockin' The Fillmore' rise up the US charts.[2] For the hard rock band of the same name, see Humble Pie (band). ... Year 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the 1971 Gregorian calendar. ... Motto: (Out Of Many, One) (traditional) In God We Trust (1956 to date) Anthem: The Star-Spangled Banner Capital Washington D.C. Largest city New York City None at federal level (English de facto) Government Federal constitutional republic  - President George Walker Bush (R)  - Vice President Dick Cheney (R) Independence from...


His debut was 1972's Wind of Change, with guest artist Ringo Starr and Billy Preston.[4][6] This album was followed by Frampton's Camel in 1973, which featured Frampton working within a group project. In 1974, Frampton released Somethin's Happening. Frampton toured extensively to support his solo career. In 1975, the Frampton album was released. The album went to #32 in the US charts, and is certified Gold by the RIAA.[2] See also: other events of 1972 list of years in music 1970s in music // January 17 - Highway 51 South in Memphis, Tennessee is renamed Elvis Presley Blvd January 20 - Pink Floyd debuts Dark Side of the Moon during a performance at The Dome, in Brighton, but due to technical difficulties... Wind of Change is the first solo album of Peter Frampton. ... Richard Starkey Jr, MBE (born 7 July 1940), known by his stage name Ringo Starr, is an English musician, singer, songwriter and actor, best known as the drummer of The Beatles. ... William Everett Preston (September 2, 1946 – June 6, 2006) was an American soul musician from Houston, Texas, raised mostly in Los Angeles, California. ... Framptons Camel is Peter Framptons second album, recorded and released in 1973. ... See also: 1970s in music. ... // January - The Ramones form. ... Somethins Happening is an album released by Peter Frampton in 1974. ... See also: 1970s in music. ... Frampton is actually a studio album by Peter Frampton before he went on tour to record Frampton Comes Alive! The most recognizable songs from the album are Show Me The Way, Baby, I Love Your Way which were later recorded on Frampton Comes Alive! which became number one hit singles... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with RIAA certification. ... The RIAA Logo. ...


Peter Frampton had minimal commercial success with his early albums. This changed with Frampton's breakthrough best-selling live album, Frampton Comes Alive!, in 1976. "Baby, I Love Your Way" and "Show Me the Way" were singles. "Do You Feel Like We Do", despite its length, was also popular. The latter two tracks also featured his use of the talk box guitar effect. Recorded mainly in San Francisco, California, where Humble Pie enjoyed a good following, at Winterland in 1975. Released in early January, on Valentine's Day debuted on the charts at 191. It sayed at the top of the charts, at number one, for 10 weeks, in the Billboard's Top 40 album chart for 55 weeks, and stayed on the Billboard 200 charts in total for 97 Weeks. It was the top selling album of 1976, beating Fleetwood Mac's Fleetwood Mac for the top spot, and was the 14th best seller of 1977. The album became the biggest selling live album at the time of it's release and sold over 6 million copies in the US, 16 million worldwide. The Garth Brooks album Double Live at 20 times platinum is the best selling live album of all time, Bruce Springsteen is next at 13 times with Bruce Springsteen & E Street Band Live 1975 - '85, The Eagles come in next with Eagles Live at 7 times, while Frampton Comes Alive is 6 times platinum, is now the fourth best selling live album of all time.[3][10][11][12][13][14][15][16][17] Frampton Comes Alive! is a live album by Peter Frampton. ... See also: 1970s in music. ... Baby, I Love Your Way is a song written by Peter Frampton first featured on his 1975 album Frampton. ... Show Me The Way is a song written by Peter Frampton, released on his 1976 album Frampton Comes Alive! where it gained popularity as a hit song. ... Do You Feel Like We Do is a song by Peter Frampton originally on the Framptons Camel album released in 1973. ... A talk box is a musical sound effects device that allows a musician to modify the sound of a musical instrument by changing the shape of the mouth. ... “San Francisco” redirects here. ... Winterland was a San Francisco music venue, booked by Bill Graham, and famous for such events as The Last Waltz, countless Grateful Dead shows, Jimi Hendrix, and the final appearance of the Sex Pistols. ... For other uses, see Valentines Day (disambiguation). ... It has been suggested that Billboard be merged into this article or section. ... Top 40 is a radio format based on frequent repetition of songs from a constantly-updated list of the forty best-selling singles. ... The Billboard 200 is a ranking of the 200 highest-selling music albums and EPs in the United States, published weekly by Billboard magazine. ... This article is about the band. ... Fleetwood Mac (sometimes referred to as The White Album) was released by the band Fleetwood Mac in 1975. ... Troyal Garth Brooks (born February 7, 1962 in Tulsa, Oklahoma) is an American country music singer-songwriter. ... For the Double Live album recorded by Rheostatics, see Double Live (Rheostatics album). ... “Springsteen” redirects here. ... Live/1975–85 is a live album by Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band. ... “The Eagles” redirects here. ... Eagles Live is the first live album by the American rock band Eagles, a two-LP set released in 1980. ...


The success of Frampton Comes Alive! put him on the cover of Rolling Stone, in a famous shirtless photo by Francesco Scavullo. And the album put Frampton in a position to be offered, and then accept a co-starring role with The Bee Gees in director Robert Stigwood's poorly received Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band. Frampton's career seemed to be falling as quickly as it had risen.[2][4] This article is about the magazine. ... Francesco Scavullo (January 16, 1921 - January 6, 2004) was a fashion photographer known popularly for his covers of Cosmopolitan Magazine and his portraits of celebrities. ... The Bee Gees: Maurice, Barry and Robin The Bee Gees were a British and Australian band, originally a pop singer-songwriter combination, reborn as funk and disco. ... Robert Stigwood (born April 16, 1934 in Adelaide, Australia) is an Australian-born entertainment entrepreneur. ... Sgt. ...


His following album, I'm in You (1977) contained the hit title single and went platinum, but fell well short of expectations compared to Frampton Comes Alive!.[2] Framptons primary virtue is that hes consistently pleasant. ... Frampton Comes Alive! is a live album by Peter Frampton. ...


Near the time of Sgt Pepper's' release, in June of 1978 he was involved in a near fatal car accident in the Bahamas, he had multiple broken bones, sustained a concussion, and had muscle damage. Dealing with the pain of the accident would lead him into a brief problem of drug abuse.[2][3] For other uses, see June (disambiguation). ... Year 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1978 Gregorian calendar). ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... accessdate = }} </ref> This article is an overview of the nontherapeutic use of alcohol and drugs of abuse. ...


In 1979, Frampton returned to recording. Past band members included Stanley Sheldon (bass), Bob Mayo (keyboards/guitar/vocals), Chad Cromwell (drums), and John Siomos (drums/vocals). The album, Where I Should Be (1979) was the first album recorded after his car accident.[2][3] Also: 1979 by Smashing Pumpkins. ... Stanley Sheldon is a bass guitar player best known for his work with Peter Frampton. ... Bob Mayo (1951-2004) was a former session keyboardist and guitarist, most noted for his work with Peter Frampton. ... In 1978 Peter Frampton appeared in the movie version of The Beatles Sgt. ...


In 1980, his following album Rise Up was released to promote his tour in Brazil. The album eventually turned into Breaking All The Rules, released the next year in 1981. These albums were the first he recorded almost completely live - their sound is believed to be the better for it".[18] Year 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link displays the 1980 Gregorian calendar). ... Peter Frampton after releasing Where I Should Be in 1979 a year later the follow up included another album Rise Up. ... Year 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link displays the 1981 Gregorian calendar). ...


Frampton continued to record throughout the 80's, although his albums generally met with little commercial success. However, he did achieve a brief, moderate comeback of sorts in 1986 with the release of his Premonition album, and the single "Lying," which became a big hit on the Mainstream Rock charts. Most notably, he also united with old friend David Bowie, and both worked together to make albums. Frampton played on Bowie's 1987 album Never Let Me Down and the “Glass Spiders” world tour to promote the album.[3][4][18] Year 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link displays 1986 Gregorian calendar). ... Mainstream rock is a radio format used by many commercial radio stations in the United States and Canada. ... See also: Musical groups established in 1987 Record labels established in 1987 // January 3 - Aretha Franklin becomes the first woman inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. ... Never Let Me Down is an album by David Bowie, released April 1987. ...


In the late 1990s, he starred in an infomercial plugging the internationally successful eMedia Guitar Method, a piece of instructional software represented as an alternative to taking actual guitar lessons. He claimed in the infomercial that the software was the best way to learn guitar.[19] For other uses, see Guitar (disambiguation). ...


In 1995, Frampton released Frampton Comes Alive II which contained live versions of many of the songs from his 80s and 90s solo albums. Although there was a large amount of marketing for the album, it did not sell well.[19] After Frampton Comes Alive II, he recorded and toured with Bill Wyman & the Rhythm Kings and Ringo Starr's All-Starr Band.[3]


In 2003, he released the album Now, and embarked on a tour with Styx to support it. He also toured with The Elms. He appeared in 2006 on the FOX Broadcasting variety show Celebrity Duets, paired with Chris Jericho of WWE fame. They were the first pair voted out. Styx (pronounced sticks) is an American rock band that was popular in the 1970s and 1980s, with such hits as Come Sail Away, Babe, Lady, Suite Madame Blue, Mr. ... The Elms is a large mansion, or summer cottage, located in Newport, Rhode Island. ... The Fox Broadcasting Company is a television network in the United States. ... A variety show is a show with a variety of acts, often including music and comedy skits, especially on television. ... Celebrity Duets, a U.S. reality television show of the progressive game-show type, combined celebrities of different backgrounds with professional singers in a weekly elimination competition. ... Christopher Keith Irvine (born November 9, 1970), better known by the ring name Chris Jericho, is an American-Canadian actor, radio host, rock musician, and professional wrestler. ... World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. ...


On September 12, 2006, Frampton released his newest album, an instrumental work titled Fingerprints. His band consists of drummer Shawn Fichter, guitarist Audley Freed, bassist John Regan (Frampton's life long best friend,[1]), and keyboardist/guitarist Rob Arthur, and guest artists such as members of Pearl Jam, Hank Marvin, and his bassist on Frampton Comes Alive, Stanley Sheldon. is the 255th day of the year (256th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Audley Freed started out on his professional journey “guitar-playing and dues-paying” on the Southeastern club and fraternity circuit. ... John Regan is an American musician and bassist. ... This article is about the rock group. ... Brian Robson Rankin (born 28 October 1941), better known by the stage name Hank B. Marvin, is the English lead guitarist for the band The Shadows. ... Frampton Comes Alive! is a live album by Peter Frampton. ... Stanley Sheldon is a bass guitar player best known for his work with Peter Frampton. ...


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Personal life

After the September 11, 2001 attacks, Frampton decided to become a United States citizen.[20][21] He moved to Indian Hill, a suburb east of Cincinnati, Ohio, in 2000, the birth place of his wife Tina Elfers.[4] A sequential look at United Flight 175 crashing into the south tower of the World Trade Center The September 11, 2001 attacks (often referred to as 9/11—pronounced nine eleven or nine one one) consisted of a series of coordinated terrorist[1] suicide attacks upon the United States, predominantly... The Village of Indian Hill is a city located in Hamilton County, Ohio, and is the affluent suburb of the Greater Cincinnati area. ... “Cincinnati” redirects here. ...


Frampton has been married three times. His wives have been: Mary Lovett (1971–1973), Barbara Gold (1983–1993) with whom he had two children, Jade and Julian, and Tina Elfers (January 13, 1996 – present) with whom he has one child, named Mia Frampton.[4] January 13 is the 13th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full 1996 Gregorian calendar). ...


Also in 2000, Frampton served as a technical advisor for Cameron Crowe's autobiographical film Almost Famous. He also appears briefly in the film as 'Reg', a road manager for Humble Pie, Frampton's real-life former band.[4] An expert or knowledgeable advisor to a movie or television production, whose job is to see that their field of expertise is portrayed accurately in the production. ... Cameron Bruce Crowe (born July 13, 1957) is an Academy Award winning American writer and film director. ... Almost Famous is a 2000 film written and directed by Cameron Crowe and released in 2000. ... The road crew (or roadies) are the technicians who travel on tour with musicians and who handle every part of the production except actually playing the music. ...


Frampton in popular culture

  • Frampton has appeared in television shows such as The Simpsons, Family Guy, and the Colbert Report, all with particular mentions of his "talking guitar" effect he uses in live shows. He also played an Australian coast watcher named Peter Buckley in the television program Baa Baa Black Sheep.
  • In Family Guy, in the episode Death Lives Peter claims that everyone must have the album, "Frampton Comes Alive!", due to its success. The album also includes his and Lois' song, Baby, I Love Your Way.
  • In The Simpsons, Peter Frampton is featured in the episode Homerpalooza.
  • In the television series Arrested Development Gob records a music CD with his puppet Franklin called "Franklin Comes Alive," a spoof of "Frampton Comes Alive".
  • Frank Zappa parodied "I'm in You" on his album Sheik Yerbouti with a song titled "I Have Been In You".
  • In the movie Wayne's World, Wayne (Mike Myers) is asked if he's heard Frampton Comes Alive!. He states "Everybody in the world has 'Frampton Comes Alive'. If you lived in the suburbs you were issued it. It came in the mail with samples of Tide."
  • Mitch Hedberg once talked about smoking fake pot with Frampton in Almost Famous on his second CD Mitch All Together saying "But I got to smoke fake pot with Peter Frampton. That's a cool story. It's as cool as smoking real pot with a guy who looks like Peter Frampton. I've done that way more."
  • In the Buffy the Vampire Slayer episode "Dead Things", while the trio are hiding out in Andrew's cellar Jonathon finds Andrew's copy of Frampton Comes Alive.
  • An episode of That '70s Show opens with the main characters sitting listening to "Do You Feel Like We Do", and Jackie asks to "listen to the guitar solo just one more time".
  • In the 1994 film Reality Bites, Ben Stiller's character Michael states that the Frampton Comes Alive! album "like, totally changed my life".
  • In the 2000 film High Fidelity, John Cusack's character Rob says "Is that Peter fucking Frampton?!" when listening to Lisa Bonet's character Marie DeSalle performing a version of Frampton's "Baby I Love Your Way". Moments before this, a Peter Frampton lookalike is seen walking from right to left past John Cusack, before he asks about the song. In the book of the same name, the same character when referring to the song talks about how he and his ex-girlfriend would complain excessively about the awfulness and popularity of the song.
  • In the film version of Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Tommy Speck has his Frampton Comes Alive album forcibly taken from him by Hedwig.
  • Billabong created a bikini with Peter Frampton's likeness and the phrase "Baby I love your waves" (similar to "Baby I Love Your Way") on the back without permission, subsequently litigation was enacted.[22]
  • On December 20, 2006, Frampton played in Stephen Colbert's place on Comedy Central's The Colbert Report after Colbert "injured" his hands during a guitar solo competition (the "Countdown to Guitar-mageddon") against indie pop group The Decemberists lead guitarist Chris Funk, which Frampton/Colbert won. The episode also featured Apples in Stereo lead singer Robert Schneider, music critic Anthony DeCurtis, New York University (NYU) professor Jim Anderson, New York governor-elect Eliot Spitzer, Cheap Trick guitarist Rick Nielsen, Henry Kissinger and Morley Safer. On the 26th February, 2007, episode of The Colbert Report, Stephen referred to Peter Frampton as "Sir Peter Frampton."
  • On June 22, 2007, Frampton was mentioned in the webcomic Achewood. [23]
  • In the 2006 Adam Sandler movie "Click", the intro the "Show Me the Way" played during a flashback sequence when Sandler's character was reminiscing about a family camping trip when he was a teenager.

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Discography

Wind of Change is the first solo album of Peter Frampton. ... Framptons Camel is Peter Framptons second album, recorded and released in 1973. ... Somethins Happening is an album released by Peter Frampton in 1974. ... Frampton is actually a studio album by Peter Frampton before he went on tour to record Frampton Comes Alive! The most recognizable songs from the album are Show Me The Way, Baby, I Love Your Way which were later recorded on Frampton Comes Alive! which became number one hit singles... Frampton Comes Alive! is a live album by Peter Frampton. ... Framptons primary virtue is that hes consistently pleasant. ... In 1978 Peter Frampton appeared in the movie version of The Beatles Sgt. ... Peter Frampton after releasing Where I Should Be in 1979 a year later the follow up included another album Rise Up. ... Fingerprints, released in 2006, is Peter Framptons first instrumental album, and features guest appearances from friends and musical acquaintances, as well as Framptons signature effect, the talkbox. ...

Hit singles

All told Peter Frampton has scored 20 of the top ten hits.

Year Song US
Hot 100
US
MSR
US
A.C.
UK
singles
Album
1972 "Wind of Change" 118 - - Wind of Change
1972 "Jumpin' Jack Flash" 3 - - Wind of Change
1972 "It's a Plain Shame" - - Wind of Change
1972 "All I Wanna Be (Is by Your Side)" - - Wind of Change
1973 "I Got My Eyes on You" - - Frampton's Camel
1973 "All Night Long" - - Frampton's Camel
1973 "Lines on My Face" - - Frampton's Camel
1973 "Just the Time Of Year" - - Frampton's Camel
1974 "Doobie Wah" - - Somethin's Happening
1974 "Baby (Something's Happening)" - - Somethin's Happening
1974 "I Wanna Go to the Sun" - - Somethin's Happening
1974 "Sail Away" - - Somethin's Happening
1975 "Nassau" - - Frampton
1975 "Penny for Your Thoughts" - - Frampton

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Filmography

Sgt. ... Baa Baa Black Sheep (later syndicated as Black Sheep Squadron) is a television series that aired on NBC from 1976 until 1978. ... Almost Famous is a 2000 film written and directed by Cameron Crowe and released in 2000. ...

References

  1. ^ a b c Interview with Kyra Phillips - "Frampton: 'It's been a journey'" CNN - Friday, April 9, 2004
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l 60's/70's @ Frampton.com
  3. ^ a b c d e f Huey, Steve. Peter Frampton at All Music Guide
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h Nager, Larry."No fade in Frampton's future" - The Cincinnati Enquirer - Sunday, February 04, 2001
  5. ^ Buxton, John. "Answers to Correspondents" - London Daily Mail - p.64 - 19th August 2006
  6. ^ a b c d "50 years of Peter Frampton" - The Cincinnati Enquirer - Sunday, February 04, 2001
  7. ^ "THE TALKBOX - what the heck IS that?!!" @ Frampton.com
  8. ^ Lux, Joanna. and David Dayen"Peter Frampton: More Alive Than Ever" - G4 Media - Thursday, June 13, 2002
  9. ^ Lovelady, Nicholas."Frampton and the Talkbox"
  10. ^ Top 100 Albums - RIAA
  11. ^ Peter Frampton @ Legacy Recordings - a Sony BMG Music Entertainment Company
  12. ^ Peter Frampton @ MTV.com
  13. ^ Bull, Roger. "Peter Frampton: Still a guitar man" @ - The Florida Times-Union - c/o Jacksonville.com - Friday, October 13, 2006
  14. ^ Eder, Bruce. Frampton Comes Alive! @ All Music Guide.
  15. ^ Search Highlights for Frampton Comes Alive! @ Billboard.com
  16. ^ Top Pop Albums of 1976 @ Billboard.biz
  17. ^ Top Pop Albums of 1977 @ Billboard.biz
  18. ^ a b 80's @ Frampton.com
  19. ^ a b 90's @ Frampton.com
  20. ^ "Frampton comes alive for benefit" - CNN - November 27, 2001
  21. ^ NewsTrack - Entertainment - "Peter Frampton plays for Kerry fund-raiser" - United Press International - July. 16, 2004
  22. ^ "Frampton's fury at Billabong's ways" - The Sydney Morning Herald - July 22, 2004
  23. ^ [1] - Achewood - June 22, 2007

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External links

  • Peter Frampton's website
  • FOX Television Celebrity Duets season premier recap
  • Audio interview at BBC Wiltshire
  • Five audio interview segments with Peter Frampton from 1986

  Results from FactBites:
 
Peter Frampton (1467 words)
By 16, Peter had been recruited to be the lead guitarist/singer in The Herd, scoring a handful of British teenybopper hits.
Peter's live work did much to enhance his reputation and eventually the hard work paid off with the release in 1975 of 'Frampton', which gave the world a taste of what was yet to come.
Peter Frampton remained hard working and attentive to the needs of his fan base - most kids growing up in the 70's grew up listening to Frampton and Peter is constantly out there, performing and bringing his music and talent to generations of fans.
Peter Frampton - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (517 words)
Peter Frampton (born 22 April 1950 in Beckenham, Kent) is a British musician, best known today for his solo work in the mid-1970s as an "arena rocker".
Peter Frampton is famous for his use of the talkbox in the 14-minute epic "Do You Feel Like We Do", and the shorter "Show Me The Way".
Frampton has appeared in television shows such as The Simpsons, and Family Guy, both with particular mentions of his "talking guitar" effect he uses in live shows.
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