AT HOME WITH FRANK COLLINS – ‘ KOKOMO’
Frank Collins, singer, composer, and arranger for Arrival and Kokomo, invites us to his crib and tells all about his life and times in the music business.
Frank talks about his time with Arrival and Kokomo.
Frank, with Dyan Birch and Paddy McHugh, began life in Liverpool, was ‘discovered,’ moved to London, and founded Arrival. Arrival produced the UK hit ‘Friends.’ This was followed by the hit ‘I Will Survive,’ written by Frank himself.
Frank, with Dyan and Paddy, have worked for, amongst many others, Ian Dury, Marianne Faithfull, Brian Ferry, Terrence Trent D’Arby, and Gloria Gaynor, Alison Moyet, and Bob Dylan.
Besides the ‘At HomeWith’ series, other videos on Jack Slipper pages feature Frank performing.
Frank mentions 'scouse,' a traditional Liverpudlian culinary delicacy. More details - click here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scouse
Frank can also be seen on the Tony O’Malley You Tube page: http://uk.youtube.com/user/OMalleyTony
The interviewer for this series is Keef Trouble.
Video by Jack Slipper.
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