Brendan Frank has been studying guitar and trumpet since he got his start as a musician in 1997. He's been an active member in the Chicago music scene since graduating from the University of Illinois in 2010 with a bachelor's degree in Music. Brendan has played sold-out concerts at venues such as House of Blues Chicago, Metro, and Bottom Lounge, as well as national and international performances including New York City, Milwaukee WI, Nashville TN, and Busan, South Korea. Brendan has also appeared on the morning news programs for WGN Chicago, ABC7 Chicago, and WBEZ's "Morning Shift" broadcast.

Brendan spent 2017 and 2018 as the Music Director and Lead Guitarist for a prominent Nashville recording artist, touring the Midwest summer festival circuit as well as being a part of Nashville's CMA Fest.

Brendan also does a lot of freelance work in Chicago, southeast Wisconsin, and surrounding areas.

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Member since:
Dec 03 2014
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Level of commitment:
Very Committed
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Gigs played:
Over 100
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week


Brian Setzer, Wes Mongtomery, John Mayer, Pat Metheny, George Harrison, Brad Paisley.

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2007 Fender '62 Telecaster Custom
2011 Gretsch White Falcon I
2008 Taylor 616ce
2000 Gibson SG Standard
1995 Fender Stratocaster
2004 Cort Larry Coryell Signature

2002 Fender Hot Rod Deluxe (made in America)
2004 Fender '65 Twin Reissue
JRockett GTO Overdrive
Fulltone OCD Overdrive
JHS Double Barrel V4
MXR Phase 90
TC Electronic Flashback Delay
JHS Tidewater Tremolo
Nocturne Brain Atomic Brain Preamp
Electro Harmonix Q Tron
Polytune Noir