The Alan Franklin Explosion

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Led by singer and rhythm guitarist Alan Franklin, this Florida group released a regional LP in 1970 that is highly valued by collectors. Non-specialists will probably wonder what the fuss is about, but…
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Led by singer and rhythm guitarist Alan Franklin, this Florida group released a regional LP in 1970 that is highly valued by collectors. Non-specialists will probably wonder what the fuss is about, but although the record is not a classic, they were one of the better blues-rock acts of the era. Their reverent blues was in the mold of Fleetwood Mac and Canned Heat, with touches of garage and rockabilly.