Frank Turner - Get Better (A Film About Frank Turner)
Label: Universal Records
Written by: Nina Mende
Frank Turner is an English folk singer-songwriter from Meonstoke, Hampshire. He began his career as the vocalist of post-hardcore band Million Dead, then embarked upon a primarily acoustic-based solo career following the band’s split in 2005. In the studio and during live performances, Turner is accompanied by his backing band, The Sleeping Souls, which consists of Ben Lloyd (guitar, mandolin), Tarrant Anderson (bass), Matt Nasir (piano) and Nigel Powell (drums).
To date, Turner has released six solo albums, three rarities compilation albums, one split album and five EPs. Turner’s sixth studio album, “Positive Songs for Negative People” was released on 7 August 2015. His latest piece is a DVD about Frank Turner himself. An intimate documentary that will grant you a close look into Frank Turner, the artist and the man behind the artist. About the time when Frank hit rock bottom and worked his way back up and a whole lot more.
The DVD also includes an acoustic set and quite some parts of live and studio sessions, comments from friends and family, and of course the dear fans at shows.
This documentary is a brilliant piece that gives you quite an insight into life on the road and as an artist. “Get Better – A Film About Frank Turner” is not only a perfect watch for fans of Frank Turner, but instead for everyone that loves music. So go and get your copy now!