Peter Frampton is already looking past his upcoming instrumental covers set to his first new album of all original material in over a decade. Frampton has announced the April 23rd release of his latest instrumental collection, titled, Frampton Forgets The Words.
Frampton Forgets The Words features the Grammy Award-winning legend’s new takes on Radiohead‘s “Reckoner,” Lenny Kravitz‘ “Are You Gonna Go My Way?,” George Harrison‘s “Isn’t It A Pity,” Roxy Music‘s “Avalon” and Jaco Pastorious‘ “Dreamland.”
The tracklisting to Frampton Forgets The Words is:
“If You Want Me To Stay” – Sly & The Family Stone
“Reckoner” – Radiohead
“Dreamland” – Michael Colombier featuring Jaco Pastorius
“One More Heartache” – Marvin Gaye
“Avalon” – Roxy Music
“Isn’t It A Pity” – George Harrison
“I Don’t Know Why” – Stevie Wonder
“Are You Gonna Go My Way” – Lenny Kravitz
“Loving the Alien” – David Bowie
“Maybe” – Alison Krauss
- Peter Frampton‘s 2019 album All Blues topped the Billboard’s Blues Chart for a whopping 15 weeks.
- His 2020 autobiography, Do You Feel Like I Do?: A Memoir, debuted on The New York Times Bestsellers list.
- In the fall of 2019, Frampton wrapped his North American farewell tour and returned to such hallowed venues and Madison Square Garden and the Forum in L.A. — arenas he hadn’t played in 40 years.
- Peter Frampton was forced to slow down his road work upon discovering he’s suffering from a degenerative muscle disease called Inclusion-Body Myositus (IBM), that slowly weakens the body’s muscles.
CHECK IT OUT: Peter Frampton’s 2021 video for “Reckoner”: