Michael Franti

Michael Franti & Spearhead - Words and Music - 2008

by Claudia Marshall
Michael Franti's spent his 2-decade career finding a way to speak out, motivate, uplift, and unite -- all through music. No small task, but energy is key and a major factor in the Jamaica-made new album 'All Rebel Rockers.' With Spearhead and special guest Cherine Anderson joining in, Michael performed a few new tunes at 'FUV, and told host Claudia Marshall about what people added and will hopefully take from the record.

Michael Franti - Words and Music - 2010

by Rita Houston
Michael Franti brought his mix of dancehall, reggae, and soul into studio-A to play some acoustic versions of songs from his new album, 'The Sound of Sunshine.' It's the follow up to 'All Rebel Rockers,' and Michael reflected on his recent success, while talking about his new music with WFUV's Rita Houston. [7/7/10]