The following articles were authored by Sam Frank

Soulive – Synergetic Reincarnation

“There’s a place that started underground. I know you’d like to go. Only requirement to enter is a little bit of soul.” — Soulive (from the song ‘Comfort’)

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Seeing Sound – Meat Beat Manifesto at Club Noon

The intimate Club Noon, near Osaka Station, became the astral-like gateway to the world of Meat Beat Manifesto

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The Chemical Brothers Galvanize Japan

Sam Frank, based in Japan, traces the path that led the Chemical Brothers to Osaka and ponders what makes a band crossover the language barrier

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