Nov 6, 2013
The Island Packet
Michael Franti talks new album "All People," musical childhood ahead of Saturday concert + video
For two decades, through a series of bands, his music has been charged equally by the generally troublesome state of the world and the belief that hope springs eternal.
Michael Franti brings good vibes to Anaheim
Touring in support of his eighth studio release since founding Spearhead in the early '90s, Michael Franti transformed the stage at House of Blues Anaheim into his own pulpit Thursday night.
Michael Franti & Spearhead: All People
Michael Franti & Spearhead perform with Serena Ryder at 7 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 20, at the Rialto Theatre, 318 E. Congress St. $33 advance; $35 day of; $39-$40 reserve balcony; all ages.
Michael Franti's All People: Blasting Good Vibes, But Provoking Bad Ones
Unequivocated, unself- conscious, uncynical positivity is the prevailing theme of All People , the latest album from San Francisco pop-reggae singer Michael Franti, and the result is 40 minutes of music that will make you loathe the idea of happiness.