2004 ARCHIVED DATES:
Friday, January 30, Mexicali Blues, Teaneck, NJSaturday, Jan. 31, Kelly's, Tappan, NY Friday, Feb. 20, Kelly's, Tappan, NY
Friday, March 12, Bowery Poetry Club, New York City,
Friday, April 16, Mexicali Blues, Teaneck, NJ
Wednesday, April 28, NPG, Washington, DC
Friday, April 30, Mohegan Sun Casino, Uncasville, CT, Frank sits in with Melvin Seals (Jerry Garcia Band)
Saturday, May 1, Battery Park, New York City, w/Stir Fried 4:00pm
Monday, May 24, The Ristra Lounge, Hoboken, NJ
Saturday, May 29, John Ryan's Memorial Day Mega Bash, Orangeburgh, NY
Sunday, June 6, Matthew Courtney's Caberet Talk Show, Bowery Poetry Club, 308 Bowery, NYC, 7:00pm
Tue & Wed, June 8-9, Newcastle-on-Tyne, United Kingdom, *Postponed*
Frank Special Appearances/ Studio Sessions:
June 5, The Underpass, Saddle Brook, NJ; with Papa Hoodoo Medicine Show
July 24, Camp Creek, Mariaville, NY; Frank with Max Creek
July 27, The Baggot Inn, New York City; with Chestewhite
August 21, Howl Fest, C-Note, New York City; with David Amram
August 24, Warwick, New York; Recording Album with David Amram
Friday, September 3, Kelly's, Tappan, NY, frank sits in with Papa Hoodoo
Friday, September 10, Exchange Plaza, Jersey City, NJ; 9/11 Memorial
Saturday, September 11, Ten House, FDNY, Liberty Street, NYC; 9/11 Memorial
Saturday, September 11, River Edge, NJ; Benefit Concert and 9/11 Memorial
SAT. OCTOBER 2, w/ OCTOPOET, Bowery Poetry Club, 308 Bowery. NYC. 10PM
SAT. NOVEMBER 13, CD Release Party! Bowery Poetry Club, 308 Bowery, NYC; come celebrate the release of Frank Messina & David Amram's milestone cd of duets; The Long Road to Nowheresville. David and Frank perform works from the cd. Album signing/reception to follow. 8-10PM.
TUE. NOVEMBER 23, The Blind Poet, Edinburgh, Scotland
WED. NOVEMBER 24, The Bridge Hotel, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
FRI. NOVEMBER 26, Civic Reception and reading w/ Lord Mayor of Newcastle upon Tyne, England. Frank returns to his favorite city in the UK. w/ Keith Armstrong.
SAT. NOVEMBER 27, Scottish Poetry Library, Edinburgh, Scotland
TUE. NOVEMBER 30, Cornelia Street Cafe`, 29 Cornelia St. New York. w/ David Amram. KEEPING THE FLAME ALIVE. Celebrating the achievements and legacy of DAVID AMRAM (2 nights, 4 shows). 6pm & 8;30pm, separate admissions & covers. Special guests Alana, Adam, and Adira, gifted musicians all; the birthday legend himself will play the french horn, as well as more jazzy & beat instruments; friends & colleagues from theater, music and dance will join him as well as the occasional writer. Jazz flute legend JEREMY STEIG, JOHN VENTIMIGLIA (of the HBO hit The Sopranos), FRANK & MALACHY McCOURT, JACK NEWFIELD, FRANK MESSINA, KEVIN TWIGG(drums), JOHN DEWITT (bass). Reservations suggested. $10 cover and 2 drink minimum for each show.
THUR. DECEMBER 2, Frank w/ David Amram. The ArtHouse at Victory Hall Cultural Center, 186 Grand St. at Marin Blvd, Jersey City, NJ (6 blks from Grove St. PATH station) 8:00pm. Don't miss this special appearance.